Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday
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Today in Denmark: A roundup of the news on Monday

Find out what's going on in Denmark today with The Local's short roundup of the news in less than five minutes.

Danish word of the day: uenig
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Danish word of the day: uenig

Covid-19: ICU patients in Denmark at lowest level for one month

Covid-19: ICU patients in Denmark at lowest level for one month

Danish opposition calls for action over high energy prices

Danish opposition calls for action over high energy prices

How does Queen Margrethe’s long reign compare to other monarchs?

How does Queen Margrethe’s long reign compare to other monarchs?

Denmark’s Queen Margrethe celebrates 50th jubilee

Denmark’s Queen Margrethe celebrates 50th jubilee

Five ways you can be a better world citizen in 2022

Five ways you can be a better world citizen in 2022

For the international citizens of the world, we live in strange times. Borders have been closed, populist politics is resurgent in Europe and elsewhere, and the spectre of global climate change looms over the coming decades. So, how can you have a positive impact on the world in 2022 and beyond? From rigorous thinking to a commitment to lifelong learning, here are some ideas.

The video series shining a light on personal European stories

The video series shining a light on personal European stories

The world’s most powerful languages: which one will you learn in 2022?

The world’s most powerful languages: which one will you learn in 2022?

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Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?
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Why do Swedes and Danes insist on pretending they speak the same language?

There's something heroic about the way Danes and Swedes insist on trying to communicate with one another using their own languages, but more often than not end up nodding, smiling, and only pretending to understand. Why not give up and just speak English?

Why mastering English isn’t all good news for Danish workers and their companies

Why mastering English isn’t all good news for Danish workers and their companies

Denmark discusses lower minimum age for bus drivers

Denmark discusses lower minimum age for bus drivers

A shortage of bus drivers in Denmark has led to the opposition Liberal party calling for a lower minimum age for drivers. The government says younger drivers could reduce passengers’ sense of security.

Labour shortage hits half of Danish companies in construction sector

Labour shortage hits half of Danish companies in construction sector

How Denmark plans to attract more workers from Sweden

How Denmark plans to attract more workers from Sweden

Facebook eyes second Danish data centre after buying large plot

Facebook eyes second Danish data centre after buying large plot

IN NUMBERS: Has the Omicron Covid-19 wave peaked in Denmark?
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IN NUMBERS: Has the Omicron Covid-19 wave peaked in Denmark?

The number of new Covid-19 infections fell on Saturday for the second day in a row, following a three-day plateau at the start of last week. Has the omicron wave peaked?

How roaming charges will hit travellers between the UK and EU in 2022

How roaming charges will hit travellers between the UK and EU in 2022

New Year’s Eve injury rate bounces back to normal in Denmark

New Year’s Eve injury rate bounces back to normal in Denmark

IN PICTURES: How Europe brought in the New Year in the face of Omicron

IN PICTURES: How Europe brought in the New Year in the face of Omicron

Transform your career with these six lessons from top CEOs
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Transform your career with these six lessons from top CEOs

Working internationally? Here are six leadership lessons from trailblazing CEOs that will supercharge your career.

Living abroad: how can you assess your mental health?
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Living abroad: how can you assess your mental health?

The Local’s Confronting Coronavirus series nominated for major European media award
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The Local’s Confronting Coronavirus series nominated for major European media award

A series of solutions-focused articles in which The Local’s journalists took an in-depth look at responses to the coronavirus pandemic has been shortlisted for the European Digital Media Awards 2021.

‘The only good strategy’: How France is trying to stop a coronavirus resurgence in Paris’ poorest suburbs

‘The only good strategy’: How France is trying to stop a coronavirus resurgence in Paris’ poorest suburbs

Denmark to study infectiousness of UK Covid variant: SSI

Denmark to study infectiousness of UK Covid variant: SSI

Denmark's infectious diseases agency SSI is setting up a study which it hopes be able to determine whether the UK variant of Covid-19 is 70 percent more transmissible, with the first results expected within "one or two weeks".

Danish party leader uses ethnic slur in TV documentary

Danish party leader uses ethnic slur in TV documentary

Where did it go wrong for the populist Danish People’s Party?

Where did it go wrong for the populist Danish People’s Party?

Has coronavirus silenced populists in Denmark and Norway?

Has coronavirus silenced populists in Denmark and Norway?