Iceland's commercial, which was blocked from TV for being too political, could become the most popular Christmas advert ever after tugging at the heartstrings of more than 30 million viewers.
Daily Mail. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:33:16 +0000.
HELSINKI (AP) - Danish shipping group A.P. Moller-Maersk is warning that trade tensions between the United States and China could weigh on business. ...
Washington Times. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:44:17 -0500.
Hamas leaders announced the truce late Tuesday afternoon, thanking Egypt, Qatar, Norway and U.N. efforts. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said the cease-fire was "not easy," but "right."
Emily Sullivan. NPR. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:31:32 -0500.
Andreas Christensen has admitted feeling a sense of frustration after gaining limited Chelsea opportunities under manager Maurizio Sarri so far this season.
Irish Independent. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 22:30:12 +0000.
Leaked draft environmental plans from a Norwegian oil company reveal the worst-case scenario for an oil spill in the Great Australian Bight, stretching from Albany in Western Australia to Port Macquarie in New South Wales.
Eugene Boisvert. Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 14 Nov 2018 06:38:35 +1100.
The Norwegian Defense Ministry said Tuesday that Russian forces in the Arctic disturbed GPS location signals during a recent large NATO drill in Norway. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 14:10:54 -0500.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - One of Norway's Navy frigates has almost completely gone under water after an oil tanker rammed into it last week and tore a large hole in its side, authorities said Tuesday. Rear Adm. ...
Washington Times. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 07:02:45 -0500.
AstraZeneca has taken another step to refocus on priority drugs by selling U.S. rights to a treatment for infant lung infections to Swedish Orphan Biovitrum for an upfront fee of $1.5 billion.
Reuters. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 03:34:56 -0500.
The Russian team won the game with Sweden with the score of 4:1 earlier on Saturday and is the tournament leader with 6 points after two tours
Tass. Sun, 11 Nov 2018 00:48:35 +0300.
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.