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United Kingdom

Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen

Denmark's new government to boost spending after years of austerity

02 Oct 2019

COPENHAGEN Denmark's new Social Democratic government said on Wednesday it would pour more money into healthcare, education and the welfare system, following through on its campaign pledge to reverse years of cuts by previous administrations.

Denmark fines German bank $16 million in dividend tax scam

23 Sep 2019

COPENHAGEN Germany's North Channel Bank has been fined 110 million Danish crowns ($16.2 million) by a court in Denmark for its involvement in a dividend stripping scheme.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Denmark fines German bank $16 million in dividend tax scam

23 Sep 2019

COPENHAGEN, Sept 23 Germany's North Channel Bank has been fined 110 million Danish crowns ($16.2 million) by a court in Denmark for its involvement in a dividend stripping scheme.

Danske Bank poaches Commerzbank finance chief in post-scandal shake-up

05 Sep 2019

COPENHAGEN Danske Bank named Stephan Engels from Commerzbank as its finance chief on Thursday, in an ongoing overhaul by the Danish lender's new boss to restore trust after its involvement in a damaging money laundering scandal.

Jeweller Pandora aims to regain sparkle after LA relaunch

29 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN Danish jewellery maker Pandora is stepping up efforts to win back shoppers with a brand relaunch in Los Angeles, plus new themed collections based on Harry Potter and Walt Disney's Frozen and a revamp of its stores.

Struggling jewellery maker Pandora to relaunch brand at LA event

29 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN Pandora , the world's biggest jewellery maker, will relaunch its brand at an event in Los Angeles later on Wednesday as it tries to attract middle-class shoppers seeking affordable luxury back to its stores.

Struggling jewellery maker Pandora to relaunch brand at LA event

28 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN, Aug 28 Pandora, the world's biggest jewellery maker, will relaunch its brand at an event in Los Angeles later on Wednesday as it tries to attract middle-class shoppers seeking affordable luxury back to its stores.

In spotlight after Trump offer, Greenland sees chance for an economic win

27 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN Greenland's leaders want to use global interest in the Arctic island aroused by President Donald Trump's eye-catching offer of a sale to stimulate investment and earn more from U.S. military activity there.

Factbox: Greenland for sale? Why Trump's bid fell through

21 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN President Donald Trump's proposal for the United States to buy Greenland from Denmark has met with surprise and a sharp rebuff from Copenhagen, with Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen calling the idea "absurd".

Factbox: Greenland for sale? Why Trump's bid fell through

21 Aug 2019

COPENHAGEN President Donald Trump's proposal for the United States to buy Greenland from Denmark has met with surprise and a sharp rebuff from Copenhagen, with Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen calling the idea "absurd".

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