- Norway: The country where no salaries are secret
In Norway, anyone can find out how much anyone else is paid, and it rarely causes problems, writes Lars Bevanger.
BBC News. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 23:23:59 GMT.
- Meet Boaty McBoatface's Swedish cousin
The public voted, and this time the name will stick. But what is it?
BBC News. Fri, 21 Jul 2017 12:38:15 GMT.
- Loxam Announces the Acquisition of the Danish Equipment Rental Operations of Cramo
PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Loxam announces the acquisition of the Danish equipment rental operations of Cramo.
Business Wire. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 14:55:00 UTC.
- The World's Most And Least Peaceful Countries
Syria and Iceland named least and most peaceful countries, respectively.
By Lauren Sonnenberg, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:05:00 -0400.
- Italy's Renato Paratore, 20, earns maiden European Tour win by one stroke in Sweden
Italy's Renato Paratore beat Chris Wood and Matt Fitzpatrick by one stroke to win the Nordea Masters, the 20-year-old's first victory on the European Tour.
Golf Digest. Sun, 04 Jun 2017 17:26:27 GMT.
- NEVS 9-3 Concept Sedan and SUV Build on Saab Heritage
National Electric Vehicle Sweden, which owns the main assets to Saab, is previewing its new 9-3 sedan and 9-3X SUV. ...
Kelly Pleskot. Motor Trend. Wed, 31 May 2017 19:45:23 +0000.
- Sweden must keep innovating to maintain strong environmental record, says OECD
Sweden has shown a longstanding commitment to the environment, significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions, air pollution and nitrogen leaching. Renewables supply more than a third of its energy needs. ...
OECD. Acquired Sun, 12 Mar 2017.
- Sweden Arrests Russian Suspected Of Bribery In Azerbaijan Rail Deal
A Russian employee in the Swedish offices of Bombardier Inc. has been arrested on suspicion of bribery in connection with a rail contract in Azerbaijan, Swedish anticorruption authorities say.
Radio Liberty. Fri, 10 Mar 2017 17:46:43 +0000.
- LiqTech And Hunan Yonker Investment Group Amend Investment Agreement
BALLERUP, Denmark, March 1, 2017 -- LiqTech International, Inc. ...
PR Newswire. Wed, 01 Mar 2017 10:07:00 EST.
- The researchers created a tiny laser using nanoparticles
Researchers at Aalto University, Finland are the first to develop a plasmonic nanolaser that operates at visible light frequencies and uses so-called dark lattice modes.
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.