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  • Effective State Governance Crucial in Combating Somalia Piracy 24 oktober 2014
    While noting the progress made to combat piracy off the coast of Somalia, the United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman  said that a sustained long-term solution must include the presence of effective Government and State institutions that provide basic services and alternative ways for people to make a living. Briefing the […]
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  • Three Dead in Platform Accident off Azerbaijan 24 oktober 2014
    Three workers died, with the fourth still missing, when the structures collapsed at the Socar’s platform No 441 of the Narimanov oil and gas production department (OGPD) in the Caspian Sea offshore Azerbaijan, Socar says in a written statement. Socar goes on to say  that ”the structures collapsed during the repair works and a wagon-house fell into the […] […]
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  • Grande Francia Loses Part of Its Cargo in Storm 24 oktober 2014
    Italian Ro-Ro cargo vessel Grande Francia lost 10 containers overboard north of the German Bight due to rough weather caused by the hurricane Gonzalo on Oct 22, Hamburg water police informed. The ship was en route from Tilbury UK to Hamburg Germany when it began to roll due to strong winds about 10-11 wind gusts causing […] […]
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Preben Sandberg Pettersson, Head of State Aid Division, Ministry of Business & Growth

07 Dec 2011

prebenpettersson marpol Preben Sandberg Pettersson, Head of State Aid Division, Ministry of Business & Growth nfcPreben Sandberg Pettersson, M. Art, Bsc Adm and MBA, Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Ministry of Business and Growth and Chairman of the State Aid advisory Committee to the Danish Government. He has been employed in the Danish Government Administration since 1987 with enterprise policy, competition and State Aid policy and business economics as main responsibilities focusing on EU affairs and counselling of the Central Administration and Ministers on EU policy and in State Aid questions. Since 2006 he obtained the post as Head of the State Aid Division in the Danish Consumer and Competition Authority counselling the Central Administration and the Government in State Aid matters, which function in 2011, was moved to the Ministry of Business and Growth. He has been posted in the Danish Permanent Representation in Bruxelles 1991-1994 and 2002 – 2006 doing EU affairs as Minister Counsellor including as chairman for several council working Parties during the Danish Presidencies in 1993 (Internal Market, shipbuilding, ECSC, technical harmonisation) and 2002 (Competitiveness and Growth, Competition, State Aid and Commercial Questions (International Trade).