…I’m still alive. Well, sort of: Catching a nasty cold while I’m supposed to be busy packing and getting rid of stuff is not particularly funny. And the weather up here is truly awful – it feels more like November than August.
Meanwhile in Denmark:
- Roskilde Bank has folded and had to be rescued by the Central Bank of Denmark. It’s the first time since Landmandsbanken folded in 1922 that the Central Bank has had to intervene directly in this way, but the banking sector could be in for an interesting couple of years.
- The government presented its proposal for the 2009 budget. This time, negotiations could get interesting because the economy is either overheating or about the get hit by the international housing and banking jitters. And remember that Danes have a lot of exotic loans.
- TV2 Denmark presents another bad result for the first half of 2008. The government wants to sell the thing: Would you buy it?
And in Sweden: