Sweden's Jens Dantorp shot a third-round 68 in bright and breezy conditions at the Scottish Open on Saturday to move one shot clear of a group of players on a congested leaderboard.
Reuters. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 15:56:12 -0400.
Finland is a natural choice for the upcoming summit between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. The Nordic country, which shares a long border with Russia, has a history of neutrality between Moscow and Washington. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 11:58:00 -0400.
UNITED NATIONS (AFP) - Iceland on Friday (July 13) was elected to take up the seat left vacant at the United Nations Human Rights Council after the United States quit the body over what it charges was anti-Israel bias.
Straits Times. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 00:26:13 +0800.
These stylish speakers from Swedish company Urbanears provide just about every connectivity option you could want: Spotify, AirPlay, Google Chromecast and Bluetooth. There's even an analog option for playing CDs or cassette tapes.
By Mark Sparrow, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 07:59:00 -0400.
U.S. President Donald Trump has long said he would like to improve relations with Russia. He'll get a chance to do that Monday, when he meets Russian President Vladimir Putin in Finland. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 02:15:00 -0400.
Swallowing a pitch he talking to a famous comedian from Finland, former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio says he got tricked into an interview with British comic and satirist Sacha Baron Cohen, according to Breitbart News.
Newsmax. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 22:10:08 EDT.
Thirteen patients with OXA-48-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST392 have been reported by Sweden and Norway between January and April 2018 -- all returning travelers with prior hospital admission in Gran Canaria. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:21:58 EDT.
Ericsson's (ERIC) to-be-divested unit - Ericsson Local Services AB - primarily offers field services and maintenance of fixed and mobile networks in Sweden.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 13:40:00 GMT.
Sweden has signed a cooperation agreement with a Swedish-Ukrainian non-profit organization, Beetroot Academy, for a three-year program, aimed at expanding IT education in Ukraine. ...
Anastasia Shepeleva. Kyiv Post. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 18:50:03 +0000.
Chinese textile giant Luthai Textile and Taiwan's Nien Hsing Textile Co have been placed under observation by Norway's Central Bank for systematic violations of human rights in a number of their factories.
Just Style. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 13:41:00 GMT.
Facts About Scandinavia
The Scandinavian countries of northern Europe include Norway, Sweden,
and Denmark, as well as Finland and Iceland. For more news and
official information about the nations of Scandinavia, please visit
the national government websites highlighted below.
The Kingdom of Norway's
capital city is Oslo, and its currency is the Norwegian Krone.
Norwegian is the official language of Norway, and in 2007, the estimated
population of Norway was 4,628,000.
The Kingdom of Sweden's
capital city is Stockholm, and its currency is the Swedish Krona.
Swedish is the official language of Sweden, and in 2007, the estimated
population of Sweden was 9,031,000.
The Kingdom of Denmark's
capital city is Copenhagen, and its currency is the Danish Krone.
Danish is the official language of Denmark, and in 2007, the estimated
population of Denmark was 5,468,000.
The Republic of Finland's
capital city is Helsinki, and its currency is the Euro.
Finnish is the official language of Finland, and in 2007,
the estimated population of Finland was 5,238,000.
The Republic of Iceland's
capital city is Reykjavik, and its currency is the Krona.
Icelandic is the official language of Iceland, and in 2007,
the estimated population of Iceland was 302,000.