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John Acher

Danish film spotlights piracy off East Africa

Sep 19 2012

COPENHAGEN A new Danish film made on a shoestring budget with a partly amateur cast confronts the global scourge of piracy on the high seas through a psychological drama about negotiations to free a vessel and crew seized by Somali marauders.

Danish film spotlights piracy off East Africa

Sep 19 2012

COPENHAGEN A new Danish film made on a shoestring budget with a partly amateur cast confronts the global scourge of piracy on the high seas through a psychological drama about negotiations to free a vessel and crew seized by Somali marauders.

Danish film spotlights piracy off East Africa

Sep 19 2012

COPENHAGEN A new Danish film made on a shoestring budget with a partly amateur cast confronts the global scourge of piracy on the high seas through a psychological drama about negotiations to free a vessel and crew seized by Somali marauders.

Denmark expedition gathers crucial data for North Pole claim

Aug 23 2012

COPENHAGEN Scientists gathering data to underpin a claim by Denmark to a vast Arctic Ocean tract including the North Pole have harvested crucial new information about the seabed and toasted their arrival at the pole with sparkling wine.

Vestas to cut more jobs as prospects darken

Aug 22 2012

COPENHAGEN Danish wind turbine maker Vestas unveiled plans on Wednesday for 1,400 more job cuts to save an extra 100 million euros ($125 million), as it battened down the hatches for another difficult year in 2013.

Vestas to cut more jobs as prospects darken

Aug 22 2012

COPENHAGEN Danish wind turbine maker Vestas revealed plans for 1,400 more job cuts on Wednesday as it battened down the hatches for another difficult year in 2013.

Pension funds harness wind power to drive returns

Aug 14 2012

COPENHAGEN Pension funds hunting for higher returns are buying direct equity stakes in wind power projects that are being shunned as too risky by banks and other investors.

Danish mission to amass data for North Pole claim

Jul 27 2012

COPENHAGEN Denmark will dispatch a scientific expedition to the Arctic Ocean at the end of the month to gather data before it submits a formal claim to a vast tract north of Greenland that includes the North Pole.

Bang & Olufsen enrolls partners for China growth

Jul 19 2012

LONDON/COPENHAGEN Electronics maker Bang & Olufsen is taking on two little-known strategic investors as it looks to increase sales tenfold in China and catch up luxury rivals in the world's largest market.

Novo faces new hurdle in long-acting insulin race

Jul 18 2012

COPENHAGEN Novo Nordisk's bid to challenge Sanofi's dominance of the long-lasting insulin market hit another snag after U.S. regulators delayed approval of the Danish drugmaker's degludec until after an expert review.

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