- Familiar names lead Finnish candidate lists
Parties show they are taking the elections seriously by putting a number of politically experienced people on the lists.
European Voice. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:38:04 GMT.
- AUDIO: The world's first homoerotic stamps
Estelle Lovatt and David Bailey discuss Finland's decision to produce the "world's first" homoerotic stamps.
BBC News. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:48:46 GMT.
- Apple Reacts To Android And Brings The Cheaper iPhone 5C 8GB To New European Territories
Following availability in the UK, France, Germany, Australia, and China, Apple has released the iPhone 5C 8GB model in the Netherlands, Italy, Sweden, Belgium, Poland, Switzerland, Austria, and the Czech Republic. ...
By Ewan Spence. Forbes. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:21:00 GMT.
- Weir Group £3.3bn merger bid rejected
Finnish engineering firm Metso Corporation rejects proposals by rivals Weir Group to start talks over a possible merger.
BBC News. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:48:58 GMT.
- Rinkevics discusses security issues with Niinisto - The Baltic Times
On Tuesday, April 15, Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics was on a working visit to Finland where he met with the President of Finland Sauli Niinisto, Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja, ...
Baltic Times. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT.
- Bus crash in Poland injures 7 _ 4 Swedes, 1 USA
Polish police say seven people — including four Swedes and an American teenager — have been hospitalized after a Swedish bus drove into a ditch in southwestern Poland.
Miami Herald. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 06:33 EDT.
- Britain, Poland, Sweden Push For EU Security Mission To Ukraine
Britain, Poland, and Sweden want the European Union to send a civilian Common Security and Defense Policy (CSDP) mission to Ukraine.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:50:48 +0000.
- Melanoma Death Risk Higher for Men Living Alone?
Dangerous skin cancer often detected at advanced stages in this group, Swedish researchers say Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Melanoma, Men's Health
National Library of Medicine. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 14:00:00 EDT.
- Swedish Medical plans $50 million expansion
Swedish Medical Center, Englewood, Colo., plans to spend $50 million over the next three years to expand its neuroscience services.
Modern Healthcare. Fri, 4 Apr 2014 11:45:00 EST.
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.
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