- Iceland supermarket chain aims to be plastic free by 2023
Supermarket chain Iceland says it will eliminate or drastically cut plastic packaging over five years.
BBC News. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 08:44:45 GMT.
- In Sweden, Students Are Creating Their Own Futures
A private school provider in Sweden is helping high school students become entrepreneurs in some of the hottest fields in business. Is this a model for schools of the future?
By Rod Berger, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 15 Dec 2017 15:22:00 -0500.
- Scientists make transparent materials absorb light
A group of physicists from Russia, Sweden, and the U.S. has demonstrated a highly unusual optical effect: They managed to "virtually" absorb light using a material that has no light-absorbing ...
- NEVS 9-3 Begins Production in China
Back in 2012, after Saab finally went bankrupt, a Chinese consortium calling itself National Electric Vehicle Sweden purchased Saab’s assets. The plan was to turn the 9-3 into an electric car for China and potentially even Europe. ...
Collin Woodard. Motor Trend. Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:30:00 +0000.
- Lego misses out on top toy maker slot
The Danish firm sees record sales, but cannot dislodge Barbie maker Mattel as the world's biggest toy maker.
BBC News. Thu, 09 Mar 2017 15:14:43 GMT.
- BonAlive Biomaterials: Fighting Antibiotic Resistance with Glass
TURKU, Finland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Finland--According to a recent study, naturally antibacterial bioactive glass has shown excellent results for bone infections without local antibiotics.
Business Wire. Wed, 8 Mar 2017 06:00:00 UTC.
- 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.
- Danish player goes caddie-less, leads Vic Open
A Danish player is not using a caddie, instead employing a pull cart for her clubs at the Australian Vic Open.
Golf Digest. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:18:16 GMT.
- SWEDEN: The economy shows resilience but faces challenges
The Swedish economy is growing strongly, with unemployment trending downwards (see chart) and living standards still among the highest in the world. ...
OECD. Acquired Thu, 09 Feb 2017.
- Rig Rundown: Meshuggah 
The Swedish metal masters eschew cabs for a mix of high-powered amps, some digital modeling, and 8-string axes.
Premier Guitar. Wed, 21 Dec 2016 15:45:00 -0500.
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.