$1.5Bn Goldman Sachs Deal Demolishes Danish Ruling Coalition – 31 January 2014

RT logoDenmark’s minority government lost its coalition member in pushing through the parliament an approval for highly unpopular deal, which will sell a share in state-owned energy giant DONG to fifth-largest US bank, Goldman Sachs.

There is public resistance to the deal in Denmark, with an online petition against it approaching a record 200,000 signatures.

The Socialist People’s Party (SF) walked out of the ruling coalition ahead of the parliamentary vote on Thursday, which approved the purchasing a 19 percent stake by a Sachs-controlled consortium for $1.5 billion.

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