President Donald Trump confirmed that the White House is in talks with Sweden to help free ASAP Rocky, adding that first lady Melania Trump asked him to help the rapper.
ABC News. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 18:10:55 -0400.
Melania Trump said Friday she is working with the State Department to try and bring home A$AP Rocky after Swedish police held the rapper for another week in a street brawl investigation.
Daily Mail. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 19:56:41 GMT.
The previous and current governments in Denmark have both stated aims to end sales of fossil fuel-powered cars by 2030, but the goal could be blocked by the EU.
The Local. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 11:16:57 +0200.
BERLIN (AP) - Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg has joined thousands of young protesters in Berlin for a rally urging action against climate change. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 05:02:51 -0400.
Do you have trouble handling adversity in business? If so, consider applying sisu . This 500-year-old concept was relatively unknown outside Finland until Joanna Nylund published Sisu: The Finnish Art of Courage in 2018.
By Bryan Collins, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 19:49:00 +0000.
Three men were convicted of terrorism and sentenced to death by a Moroccan court Thursday for the brutal slaying in December of two Scandinavian women who were hiking in the Atlas Mountains.
CBC News. Thu, 18 Jul 2019 11:04:57 EDT.
So they do not have to carry IDs, key cards, and even train tickets, about 4,000 Swedish people have inserted microchips into their bodies, the New York Post reported.
Newsmax. Mon, 15 Jul 2019 22:07:19 EDT.
With 11 different modulation sounds under its hood, the Finnish tone-chaser's newest box bridges classic faux Leslie and spacey swoosh sounds to the wobbly weirdness needed for the 21st-century guitarist.
Premier Guitar. Mon, 15 Jul 2019 09:00:00 -0400.
Tall buildings made of wood are beginning to pop up around the world, from the United States and Canada to Norway and soon England. Builders say wood may well be the construction material of the future. VOA's Kevin Enochs reports.
Voice of America. Sun, 14 Jul 2019 01:31:27 -0400.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel sat down at a ceremony to welcome Denmark's prime minister yesterday, a day after she shook visibly when standing to receive Finland's premier - her third bout of shaking in three weeks.
Irish Independent. Fri, 12 Jul 2019 02:30:00 +0100.
Ikea Industry, a manufacturing unit of the Swedish home furnishings retail giant, will close its plant here according to news reports. The post Ikea to close Virginia wood furniture plant appeared first on Furniture Today.
Furniture Today Staff. Furniture Today. Thu, 11 Jul 2019 16:48:02 +0000.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - The chief executive and co-founder of Norwegian Air Shuttle said Thursday he was retiring with immediate effect, saying he is "way over on overtime" to explain his departure. ...
Washington Times. Thu, 11 Jul 2019 05:01:27 -0400.
While genes can raise obesity risk, they interact with environment to drive up BMI, with environment likely contributing more, Norwegian study suggests.
Medical News Today. Fri, 05 Jul 2019 08:00:00 PDT.
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.