- Three Reasons Why The UK Can Never Join The Euro
There are three reasons why the UK can never join the Euro. They are Ireland, Cyprus and Iceland.
By Frances Coppola. Forbes. Sat, 8 Mar 2014 03:01:00 GMT.
- Scotland & England win at Cyprus Cup
Lisa Evans hits a hat-trick as Scotland beat the Netherlands 4-3 at the Cyprus Cup while England are 3-0 victors over Finland.
BBC News. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:48:28 GMT.
- Danish reporter freed after Mideast abduction
A Danish official says a journalist from the country has been released after being held captive for a month in the Middle East, likely in either Lebanon or Syria.
Miami Herald. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 12:48 EST.
- Africa: 'Africa Is a Great Country'
[The Herald]The National Gallery of Zimbabwe in conjunction with the Swedish Embassy will on March 15 hold a photographic exhibition courtesy of Swedish photographer, Jense Assur titled "Africa is a Great Country".
All Africa. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 05:15:45 GMT.
- Gaping hole to mark Breivik victims
Norway will cut a gaping hole through rock near the island of Utoeya to commemorate victims of mass killer Anders Behring Breivik.
BBC News. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:14:40 GMT.
- Kids with ADHD May Face Higher Obesity Risk as Teens
Finnish study also found more physical inactivity in this group Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Exercise for Children, Obesity in Children
National Library of Medicine. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 16:00:00 EST.
- Turkey sends positive signals beating Sweden 2-1 in friendly
The Turkish national football team sent out positive messages ahead of its European Championship qualifier campaign, beating Sweden 2-1 in a friendly game in Ankara
Hurriyet. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:48:00 +0200.
- NORWAY: Success in generating inclusive growth can ensure future prosperity
The Norwegian economy is performing well, generating inclusive growth, strong social mobility and low unemployment. ...
OECD. Acquired Wed, 05 Mar 2014.
- Company briefs - The Baltic Times
The Swedish apparel chain Hennes and Mauritz has plans this year to open three new stores in Riga, with one sporting a new concept - home textiles, under the banner - H&M Home, reports Nozare.lv. ...
Baltic Times. Wed, 5 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMT.
- Warfarin Safe for Kidney Patients With Irregular Heartbeat: Study
Use of the blood thinner may safely ease stroke risk linked to atrial fibrillation, Swedish research finds.
U. S. News & World Report. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 21:00:00 GMT.
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.