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Yahya Hassan's controversial poetry comes to Norway Yahya Hassan's controversial poetry comes to Norway Yahya Hassan's controversial poetry comes to Norway
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Yahya Hassan's controversial poetry comes to Norway

April 25, 2014.

Norwegian publisher Cappelen Damm publishes the controversial debut book of Yahya Hassan. The book stirred up a storm and led to several death threats in Denmark. The young author goes to Oslo, Norway on Monday 28th April with his bodyguards to read from his poetry collection.

‘Bedraget’ – the story of Denmark’s biggest swindler ‘Bedraget’ – the story of Denmark’s biggest swindler ‘Bedraget’ – the story of Denmark’s biggest swindler
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‘Bedraget’ – the story of Denmark’s biggest swindler

April 14, 2014.

It has been called Denmark's biggest corporate scandal. The CEO drowned himself in a bathtub, and Nordisk Fjer collapsed over a weekend leaving behind billions of kroners of debt. For the first time the full story has been told in 'Bedraget', that became one of Lindhardt & Ringhof's absolute bestsellers last year.

Steffen Kragh turns 50 Steffen Kragh turns 50 Steffen Kragh turns 50
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Steffen Kragh turns 50

April 07, 2014.

Egmont CEO Steffen Kragh was born the same year as the first live satellite transmission of TV took place and The Beatles could ‘invade’ America. The media world looks different now, as Steffen turns 50.

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Egmont sets new record

March 18, 2014.

In 2013 Egmont generated its highest revenue to date, EUR 1.6 billion, and achieved its best operating profit ever, EUR 191 million. For the first time Egmont's screen-based media accounted for over 50% of revenue.

’Det Nye’ attracts new readers ’Det Nye’ attracts new readers ’Det Nye’ attracts new readers
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’Det Nye’ attracts new readers

February 27, 2014.

Editor Mari Midstigen (a recent number 2 in the 'Young Manager of the Year') and her creative and enthusiastic editorial team and partners have carried fashion magazine 'Det Nye' and its healthy-living counterpart 'Det Nye Shape Up' back to their former glory.

Norwegian MANN races ahead Norwegian MANN races ahead Norwegian MANN races ahead
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Norwegian MANN races ahead

February 26, 2014.

MANN revised its editorial profile in August of last year. This change was initially met by considerable scepticism. Now, however, MANN has put all doomsday predictions to shame and has increased both circulation and exposure. No less than 14% more Norwegians bought MANN last year and the readership increased by 21%!

Egmont Publishing acquires leading Swedish trotting site Egmont Publishing acquires leading Swedish trotting site Egmont Publishing acquires leading Swedish trotting site
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Egmont Publishing acquires leading Swedish trotting site

February 11, 2014.

Egmont Publishing has acquired the trotting site spelarservice.se. The site is the most successful site within trotting racing in Sweden and delivers analysis for the popular V75 and other horse racing games. The acquisition is part of Egmont Publishing's strategy aiming at building digital business.

International students win Egmont challenge International students win Egmont challenge International students win Egmont challenge
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International students win Egmont challenge

January 30, 2014.

A group of international students won the ComCaseCompetition, the annual competition for communication students at Copenhagen Business School. Egmont was the topic of the case and is very impressed with the creativity of the 50 participants.