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Jacob Gronholt-Pedersen

Soccer-Denmark's Eriksen rushed to hospital after collapsing in Euro 2020 match

Jun 12 2021

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) -Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen was rushed to hospital after collapsing during his side's Euro 2020 opening match with Finland and being given CPR on the pitch on Saturday, with soccer officials later saying the player was stable and awake. | Video

Iceland takes step to curbing state ownership of banks after 2008 collapse

May 27 2021

COPENHAGEN Iceland intends to launch an initial public offering (IPO) of Islandsbanki by next month, in a first step to curbing the state's ownership of the banking sector well over a decade after it imploded during the 2008 financial crisis.

U.S. working 'intensively' to end Israeli-Palestinian hostilities - Blinken

May 17 2021

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) -U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Monday the United States was working "intensively" to end violence between Israel and Palestinian militants, and rejected suggestions that Washington was blocking diplomacy at the United Nations. | Video

Pandemic propels makeover at shipping giant Maersk

May 11 2021

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) -Maersk is accelerating its plan to transform itself from a container shipping giant into an integrated logistics company following its strong performance during the pandemic, Chief Executive Soren Skou said on Tuesday.

Maersk expects tailwind to last amid high demand for containers

May 05 2021

COPENHAGEN Denmark's Maersk said on Wednesday it expected its "exceptionally strong" performance in the first quarter to continue for the rest of the year, driven by high demand for shipping containers from China to the United States. | Video

Pandora eyes U.S., China for fresh sparkle after strong start to 2021

May 04 2021

COPENHAGEN Jewellery maker Pandora on Tuesday announced a push for growth in the United States and China, and potential expansion into new areas such as watches and bags, after posting forecast-beating first-quarter operating profit.

UPDATE 2-Pandora eyes U.S., China for fresh sparkle after strong start to 2021

May 04 2021

COPENHAGEN, May 4 Jewellery maker Pandora on Tuesday announced a push for growth in the United States and China, and potential expansion into new areas such as watches and bags, after posting forecast-beating first-quarter operating profit.

Chinese beer sales help Carlsberg beat expectations

Apr 28 2021

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) -A rebound in Chinese beer sales in the first quarter helped Carlsberg to beat analyst expectations, even as lockdowns depressed markets in Western Europe, the Danish brewer said on Wednesday.

UPDATE 2-Chinese beer sales help Carlsberg beat expectations

Apr 28 2021

COPENHAGEN, April 28 A rebound in Chinese beer sales in the first quarter helped Carlsberg to beat analyst expectations, even as lockdowns depressed markets in Western Europe, the Danish brewer said on Wednesday.

DSV Panalpina buys Agility unit for $4 billion to become No. 3 freight forwarder

Apr 27 2021

COPENHAGEN DSV Panalpina said on Tuesday it had agreed to acquire the logistics division of Kuwait's Agility Public Warehousing Co in an all-share deal worth $4.1 billion, creating the world's third largest freight forwarding company.

World News

Netanyahu out, Bennett in as Israel marks end of an era

JERUSALEM (Reuters) -Benjamin Netanyahu's record 12-year run as Israel's prime minister ended on Sunday with parliament approving a new "government of change" led by nationalist Naftali Bennett, an improbable scenario few Israelis could have imagined.