Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen

Greenland tells Trump it is open for business but not for sale

16 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN Greenland on Friday dismissed the notion that it might be up for sale after reports that U.S. President Donald Trump had privately discussed with his advisers the idea of buying the world's biggest island.

Maersk warns trade war could hurt container business

15 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN A.P. Moller-Maersk warned a trade war between the United States and China could curb container traffic this year after the world's largest container shipping company beat second-quarter profit expectations. | Video

Mehrmonatige Verzögerung von Nord Stream 2 erwartet

08 Aug 2019

Kopenhagen/Moskau Der Weiterbau der umstrittenen Gaspipeline Nord Stream 2 zwischen Russland und Deutschland hängt immer noch an der ausstehenden Genehmigung durch die dänischen Behörden.

Exclusive: Denmark's Nord Stream 2 route request could cause eight-month delay, cost 660 million euros - operator

08 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN/MOSCOW A Russian-led gas pipeline project across the Baltic Sea to Europe could be delayed by up to eight months and cost an extra 660 million euros ($740 million) due to hurdles in securing the necessary permits from Denmark, the pipeline operator has said.

Lego family, Blackstone take Merlin private in $7.5 billion deal

28 Jun 2019

LONDON/COPENHAGEN Lego's founding family and private equity firm Blackstone are taking Britain's Merlin private again in an agreed deal valuing the Madame Tussauds and Legoland owner at $7.5 billion. | Video

Denmark becomes third Nordic country to form leftist government this year

26 Jun 2019

COPENHAGEN Denmark will become the third Nordic country this year to form a leftist government after Social Democratic leader Mette Frederiksen agreed terms for a one-party minority government late on Wednesday.

Danish leader sees slow talks to form government after vote win

06 Jun 2019

COPENHAGEN The leader of Denmark's Social Democrats said on Thursday she would launch talks to form government, although she expected it would take time, after a centre-left election victory put her on course to become the country's youngest ever prime minister.

Danish centre-left opposition wins election on welfare pledges

06 Jun 2019

COPENHAGEN Denmark appeared set to become the third Nordic country in a year to form a leftist government as voters in Wednesday's parliamentary election rebelled against austerity measures and dealt a blow to right-wing nationalists. | Video

Dänemark nach Parlamentswahl vor Regierungswechsel - Linke übernimmt

06 Jun 2019

Kopenhagen Dänemark steht nach der Parlamentswahl vor einem Kurswechsel und wird künftig voraussichtlich von der Sozialdemokratin Mette Frederiksen regiert.

Danes make welfare a hot election issue as cracks show in Nordic model

29 May 2019

COPENHAGEN The Nordic welfare model, long the envy of many across the world seeking an egalitarian utopia, is creaking.

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