Category: KULTUR/SPORT

Denmark’s Liberation May 5, 1945

Today, it is 70 years ago that Denmark was liberated from the German occupation. The day was celebrated yesterday at a ceremony at Mindelunden in Hellerup where H.M. The Queen participated and Premier Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt was speaking. Later in the

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City of Solvang’s 30th Birthday!

City of Solvang's 30th Birthday! The Danish city will be celebrating its' 30th year as a City  - May 1st. 1985 - May 1st 2015.  An aebleskiver breakfast honoring the birthday will be held in Solvang Park from 9am - 10:30am on Friday,

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BIEN avis 23 april er på vej!

BIEN avis 23 april er på vej til din postkasse.

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World Happiness Report 2015 launched

The happiest country in the world - And the winner is ……….. Not Denmark. It is Switzerland. Yes those quiet guys with the chocolate, the expensive watches and the secret bank accounts are happier than the Danes these days. Okay

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Loyal Danish Guardsmen in Southern California celebrated the Queen’s birthday

The Danish Garder Organization in California "Dansk Garderforening Kalifornia" celebrated the Queen's 75th birthday this past week. The loyal soldiers turn out every year to salute the Queen from California. Read more in the next issue of BIEN.

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Nationalbanken vs. Speculators 1-0

The International Monetary Fund says that Denmark's Nationalbank (the country’s central bank) has gained credibility after forcefully fighting back the onslaught - Bloomberg is writing this morning. It’s a rare example of monetary authorities prevailing against the market says Bloomberg.

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Oslo Akvavit og Gammel Norsk

Mandag morgen kl. 10 dansk tid er det slut med at producere Aalborg Akvavit og Gammel Dansk i Danmark. DR Nordjylland oplyser, at produktionen bliver flyttet til Oslo i  Norge. Dermed er det efter 84 år slut med Spritfabrikken i Aalborg. Det Norske

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Danish Church in Yorba Linda celebrating its anniversary

The Danish Church in Yorba Linda is celebrating its 20th anniversary of moving from downtown Los Angeles (1936-1986) to Yorba Linda (originally established 1906). The church has recently undergone an extensive renovation being painted on both the inside and on the

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Ønsker du dig en elefant lavet af Margrethe Vestager?

Sømandskirken i New York's onlineauktion er åben, du kan byde på en hjemmestrikket elefant lavet af Margrethe Vestager, originale Heerup-litografier, gavekort til restauranter og hoteller i USA og Danmark, en ketcher signeret af Caroline Wozniacki, unikke oplevelser som rundtur og lukning

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Karen Blixen’s 130. fødselsdag

En af Danmarks mest berømte forfattere og digtere, Karen Blixen blev født for 130 år siden den 17 April 1885. Hvert år på Blixens fødselsdag uddeles Rungstedlundprisen på 50.000 kr., til en person, der har indlagt sig fortjeneste, gerne inden

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