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  • Why are Danes so envied?
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Why are we all going Danish?

Every time things go wrong in the Netherlands, the Dutch media shout about how good the Danes have it. And they’re not alone. From Dubai to the UK, the world is turning its gaze towards Denmark. But what’s the country’s appeal? And how have Danish people made it such a unique market?

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Every time the shit hits the fan in the Netherlands, the Dutch media start buzzing about how good the Danes have it. And they’re not alone. From Dubai to the UK, the world is turning its gaze towards Denmark.

There’s good cause behind this attention. Denmark will become a green and resource-efficient economy entirely independent of fossil fuels by 2050. Copenhagen is the only city where can you can swim and fish in the industrial harbour without it posing any health risks. [1] Women from all over the world are even choosing to go Scandinavian when they need ...

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