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Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen

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.

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.

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

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.

MSC, CMA CGM to board Maersk's shipping blockchain platform

28 May 2019

COPENHAGEN Mediterranean Shipping Co (MSC) and CMA CGM, two of the world's biggest container shipping groups, are to join market leader Maersk in a blockchain platform aimed at limiting a costly paper trail in the industry.

Two more shippers join Maersk's cost-cutting blockchain-based platform

28 May 2019

COPENHAGEN Two of the world's biggest shipping groups will join a Maersk led blockchain platform aimed at boosting efficiency and limiting the enormous paper trail of global container shipping.

Two more shippers join Maersk's cost-cutting blockchain-based platform

28 May 2019

COPENHAGEN, May 28 Two of the world's biggest shipping groups will join a Maersk led blockchain platform aimed at boosting efficiency and limiting the enormous paper trail of global container shipping.

Maersk warns trade tensions are hurting shipping growth

24 May 2019

COPENHAGEN A.P. Moller-Maersk, the world's largest container shipping company, warned on Friday that trade tensions and an economic slowdown are slowing growth in global freight.

Danish PM suggests allying with main opposition to curb extremists

16 May 2019

COPENHAGEN Danish Prime Minister Lokke Rasmussen is willing to form a governing coalition with the Social Democrats after the June 5 election to help curb the influence of smaller, more extreme parties, he said on Thursday.

Danske Bank picks ex-ABN banker as CEO to rebuild trust

10 May 2019

COPENHAGEN Danske Bank hired former ABN AMRO banker Chris Vogelzang as its new chief executive on Friday as it wrestles to limit the fallout from its involvement in one of the biggest money laundering scandals.

World News

Trump says Iran may have shot down U.S. drone by mistake

U.S. President Donald Trump played down Iran's downing of a U.S. military drone on Thursday, saying he suspected it was shot by mistake and that "it would have made a big difference" to him if the remotely-controlled aircraft had been piloted.