RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Climate change activists in Latin America rallied for action on global warming Friday, heeding a call by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg to hold demonstrations across the world. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 24 May 2019 14:01:16 -0400.
The baby girl's diet of breast milk, brown rice and potatoes had been grossly negligent and threatened her life, the judge at Gothenburg District Court told the parents on Thursday.
Daily Mail. Thu, 23 May 2019 16:48:07 GMT.
A study of tens of thousands of identical and nonidentical twins in Sweden suggests that genetic makeup could be a strong factor in choosing to own a dog.
Medical News Today. Thu, 23 May 2019 08:00:00 PDT.
While Royal Caribbean's (RCL) profitability initiatives continue to drive margins, Norwegian Cruise (NCLH) faces lower debt amid an industry that is projected to gain in 2019.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Tue, 21 May 2019 11:41:00 GMT.
A new study Finland shows that a moderately high intake of dietary cholesterol or consumption of up to one egg per day is not associated with an elevated risk of stroke. ...
Science Daily. Mon, 20 May 2019 09:34:48 EDT.
THE Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday filed a request for his arrest, the Prosecution Authority said.
Irish Independent. Mon, 20 May 2019 07:57:43 +0100.
Talks taking place in Oslo with representatives of Venezuela's government and opposition to resolve the country's political crisis are in an "exploratory phase," Norway's foreign ministry said on Friday.
Reuters. Fri, 17 May 2019 11:39:34 -0400.
Norway confirmed Friday it was trying to mediate a solution to Venezuela's political crisis, after opposition leader Juan Guaido said he sent delegates to Oslo but denied talks were underway with President Nicolas Maduro's government. ...
Voice of America. Fri, 17 May 2019 08:17:07 -0400.
The Embassy of Sweden to Ukraine will gather the largest Swedish-Ukrainian business networking platform in Kyiv on May 23. ...
Denys Krasnikov. Kyiv Post. Fri, 17 May 2019 10:23:55 +0000.
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.