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The Speaker of the Danish Parliament met the President of the People’s Republic of China
On Saturday 16 June, the Speaker of the Danish Parliament, Mogens Lykketoft, met the President of the People’s Republic of China who paid the first official visit by a Chinese head of state in the history of Denmark.
Interparliamentary Conference on the Reform of the EU Common Agricultural Policy
The EU Common Agricultural Policy reform and the environmental aspects of farming will be the subjects of debate when European MPs meet in the Danish Parliament on 7-8 June 2012. The Committee for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries Committee and the Environment Committee will host the conference, which will take place in Landstingssalen in Christiansborg.
The Speaker of Myanmar's/Burma's Parliament visited the Danish Parliament
The Presidium of the Danish Parliament, represented by Mogens Lykketoft, Bertel Haarder and Holger K. Nielsen, met the Speaker of Myanmar's/Burma's Parliament, Thura Shwe Mann, on 21 May.
Interparliamentary Conference on the Road to Green Growth and Sustainable Development
The upcoming World Summit on Sustainable Development Rio +20, and priorities for the EU’s 7th Environmental Action Plan will be on the agenda when Members of Parliaments from across Europe gather in Copenhagen on May 14– 15 2012. The Danish Parliament’s Foreign Affairs and Environment Committees will host the Conference, which takes place in the “Landstingssal” of the Danish Parliament. The meeting is open to the press.
Kickstart of the Single Market in Copenhagen – 47th COSAC-Plenary Meeting
How do we best kick-start the Single Market and create sustainable economic growth in Europe? This is the key question to be addressed by an interparliamentary conference hosted by the Danish Parliament on 22-24 April 2012.
Interparliamentary Meeting on Re-launching the Single Market
Growth, migrant workers and enforcement of EU law are on the agenda when the Business, Growth & Export and Employment Committees of the Danish Parliament are hosting an International Conference on April 16th and 17th. The Conference will be held in the“Landstingssal” in the Christiansborg Palace and will be open to the public.
The Speaker of the Danish Parliament met the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Palestinian Authority
The Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Palestinian Authority, Dr. Riad Malki, visited the Danish Parliament where he met the Speaker, Mogens Lykketoft.
Interparliamentary Meeting on Energy Efficiency in Production, Buildings and Transport
26-27 March 2012 European parliamentarians will meet in the Danish Parliament to discuss energy efficiency in production, buildings and transport.
Succesful European Interparliamentary Meeting on Europe's Fiscal Challenges
The Budget Pact, Transaction Tax and the EU's Multiannual Financial Framework were on the agenda when the Finance Committee and the Fiscal Affairs Committee of the Danish Parliament hosted an interparliamentary conference on March 19th and 20th in Copenhagen.
US Special Envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan visited the Danish Parliament
The United States special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Ambassador Marc Grossman, paid a visit to the Danish Parliament yesterday where he met the Speaker of the Danish Parliament and members of the Foreign Policy Committee and the Defence Committee.
Interparliamentary Meeting on Transaction Tax, the Budget Pact and the Multiannual Financial Framework
The Budget Pact, Transaction Tax and the EU's Multiannual Financial Framework will be on the agenda when the Finance Committee and the Fiscal Affairs Committee of the Danish Parliament host an interparliamentary conference in Copenhagen. The conference will take place on March 19th and 20th at Christiansborg Palace. Members of the press are welcome to attend the conference.
Members of the Presidium visited Vietnam and Indonesia
The members of the Presidium of the Danish Parliament visited Vietnam from 5-7 March and Indonesia from 8-12 March at the invitation of the parliaments of the two countries.
Meeting on Foreign Policy in the EU
The Speaker of the Danish Parliament met Zimbabwe's Minister for Finance
The Speaker of the Danish Parliament, Mogens Lykketoft, met Zimbabwe's Minister for Finance.
Hearing on the Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance in the Economic and Monetary Union
The Speaker of the Danish Parliament met OSCE’s Secretary General
The Speaker of the Danish Parliament, Mogens Lykketoft, met OSCE’s Secretary General, Lamberto Zannier.
Denmark assumes the EU Presidency
On 1 January 2012, Denmark assumes the EU Presidency. It means by and large that the Danish Government is to chair and plan the work in the Council among 27 EU Member States’ governments – ministers and officials.