- North and South Korean, US delegates hold 'constructive' talks in Finland
VANTAA, FINLAND (REUTERS) - Informal talks held in Finland between North Korean, South Korean and US delegates ended on Wednesday (March 21), the Finnish Foreign Ministry said, describing the talks as constructive.
Straits Times. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:05:13 +0800.
- Man Utd star Sanchez smiling again after linking up with Chile squad
Alexis Sanchez looked delighted to be back in the international fold after joining up with his Chile team-mates ahead of their friendly with Sweden. La Roja also face Denmark next week.
Daily Mail. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:36:29 +0000.
- How to survive the pollen allergy season in Sweden
The pollen season is fast approaching and allergy sufferers will be less than thrilled to learn it's set to be a particularly bad one in Sweden this year. To make your life easier, The Local has some handy tips for how to survive the ...
The Local. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 10:10:33 +0100.
- NKorean, SKorean, US Delegates Had Constructive Meeting, Host Finland Says
Informal talks held in Finland between North Korean, South Korean and U.S. delegates ended on Wednesday, the Finnish foreign ministry said, describing the talks as constructive.
Newsmax. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 06:46:42 EDT.
- Norwegian aluminum maker apologizes for pollution in Brazil
A Norwegian aluminum maker operating in Brazil is apologizing for polluting a river and promising to make changes so that it doesn't happen again.
Fox News. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 20:05:54 GMT.
- Fish accounted for surprisingly large part of the Stone Age diet
New research can now show what Stone Age people actually ate in southern Scandinavia 10 000 years ago. The importance of fish in the diet has proven to be greater than expected. ...
Science Daily. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 12:05:36 EDT.
- Volvo dealers worried about subscription models
Volvo's new subscription service and its plans for its Lynk and CO brand to sell vehicles directly to consumers have stirred unrest among the Swedish automaker's approximately 300 U.S. dealers.
AutoNews.com. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 00:01:00 EST. Subscription required.
- Sweden, North Korea talks end, may help pave way for Trump-Kim encounter
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The North Korean and Swedish foreign ministers ended three days of talks on Saturday on the security situation on the Korean peninsula which may help prepare the way for a planned meeting between U.S. ...
Reuters. Sat, 17 Mar 2018 16:24:05 -0400.
- WATCH: Skiers tossed from malfunctioning chairlift
At least 11 people were injured, including a pregnant woman from Sweden who is in serious condition.
ABC News. Sat, 17 Mar 2018 13:01:47 -0400.
- There's a remote Norwegian town where you're not allowed to die
Dying in Longyearbyen has been illegal since 1950. Here's ...
Yahoo. Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:45:05 -0400.
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.