Sweden's and Estonia's financial watchdogs have opened a joint investigation following a media report linking Swedbank to a Baltic money laundering scandal involving Danske Bank, they said on Thursday.
Reuters. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 11:51:16 -0500.
In an Indoor Air study conducted in a suburb of the city of Kuopio, Finland, relatively short-lasting wood and candle burning of a few hours increased residents' daily exposure to potentially hazardous particulate air pollution. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 11:04:38 EST.
Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg is leading Belgian students who are skipping classes for the seventh Thursday in a row to march through Brussels to draw more attention to fighting climate change
ABC News. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:59:50 -0500.
Scotland are drawn in the same group as former coach Anna Signeul's Finland in the Women's European Championship qualifiers, while Northern Ireland are in the same group as Wales.
BBC News. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:18:31 GMT.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Shares in the world's biggest shipping company, Denmark's A.P. Moller-Maersk, plunged Thursday after it warned of the commercial damage it would suffer from a U.S. escalation in the trade war with China. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 21 Feb 2019 04:15:23 -0500.
The U.N. General Assembly has elected Inger Andersen of Denmark as the new executive director of the United Nations Environment Program, which is based in Nairobi, Kenya.
Fox News. Wed, 20 Feb 2019 23:46:50 GMT.
Danish fashion firm IC Group has announced Hans-Christian Meyer has resigned as CEO of its Tiger of Sweden menswear brand, after less than two years in the role.
Just Style. Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:15:00 GMT.
Service from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to Barcelona-El Prat Airport begins June 7, 2019; and service from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Athens International Airport begins July 2, 2019. ...
Travel Industry Wire. Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:14:01 EST.
HELSINKI, Finland, Feb. 18, 2019 -- TM Forum today announced that FusionLayer has been named as a nominee in the TM Forum Excellence Awards for the Outstanding Achievement Award in the Open API category. ...
PR Newswire. Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:00:00 +0000.
Increasing awareness of problems at home and abroad is focusing minds on how to use business to provide solutions. Backed by powerful investors, Swedish startups are rising to the challenge.
By Heather Farmbrough, Contributor. Forbes. Mon, 18 Feb 2019 04:44:00 -0500.
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.