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What you need to know about Denmark’s new government agreement

What you need to know about Denmark’s new government agreement

Compromise was reached on some areas, while other issues will be tackled further down the line.

How and why learning a new language messes with your old one

How and why learning a new language messes with your old one

Many people report forgetting words or phrases from their native language when they learn a second language. The Local explored this linguistic phenomenon, known as first-language attrition.

 
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Frederiksen to become Denmark's youngest PM after left-wing parties reach deal

Frederiksen to become Denmark's youngest PM after left-wing parties reach deal

Denmark becomes the third Nordic country this year to form a leftist government.

Seven golden rules for moving abroad with children

Seven golden rules for moving abroad with children

Starting a new life abroad is daunting at any age. And for children, who might not have a say in the big move, there is lots of excitement and anxiety about the new place they will soon call home.

 
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Aarhus literature festival takes multilingual approach to programme

Aarhus literature festival takes multilingual approach to programme

Internationals in Aarhus have a good chance of attending an event in their mother tongue at LiteratureXchange, a 10-day international literature festival taking place across the city.

Number of people receiving Danish unemployment benefit hits ten-year low

Number of people receiving Danish unemployment benefit hits ten-year low

The number of people receiving Danish state income support for unemployment has decreased further since the beginning of 2019.

Five unusual things you can do in Malta

Five unusual things you can do in Malta

Malta may be a small island but size can be deceiving. From an entire ‘village’ full of cats to a neolithic necropolis, there’s much more to Malta than meets the eye.

 
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OPINION: Stop being so hostile to foreign professionals, Denmark. You need us

OPINION: Stop being so hostile to foreign professionals, Denmark. You need us

A work force shortage has been one of the biggest potential obstacles to Denmark’s economy in recent years.

Five ways expats can benefit from international health insurance

Five ways expats can benefit from international health insurance

Moving abroad is a massive upheaval, physically and emotionally. Knowing your health is covered no matter where you are and whatever happens can be a huge weight off your shoulders.

 
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Revealed: How April's pilot strike hit SAS figures

Revealed: How April's pilot strike hit SAS figures

A week-long strike by Scandinavian airline SAS, which stranded hundreds of thousands of passengers, has led to poor traffic figures for the airline for the month of April.

The 2019 Danish general election: What you should know about the parties on the right

The 2019 Danish general election: What you should know about the parties on the right

In the first of our three-part guide to the parties contesting the Danish general election, we introduce you to four right-of-centre groups.

Swiss ban aerospace firm Pilatus from operating in Saudi, UAE

Swiss ban aerospace firm Pilatus from operating in Saudi, UAE

Switzerland on Wednesday banned aerospace firm Pilatus from further operating in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates after finding the Swiss company gave "logistical support" to the armed forces of both countries.

 

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