After drawing a rebuke from the NFL for wearing a $350,000 watch in a game, Cleveland Browns star Odell Beckham Jr. has parlayed the controversy into an endorsement deal with another watchmaker.
Daily Mail. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:51:26 GMT.
The British Embassy is set to hold a town hall meeting together with the Migration Agency next month to answer questions UK nationals in Sweden have about their Brexit status.
The Local. Thu, 19 Sep 2019 08:48:13 +0200.
North Korea could have 40 nuclear warheads by 2020, according to a Swedish Institute focused on nuclear disarmament, Chosun Media reports."This is a rough estimate, I would emphasize, ...
Newsmax. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 21:22:14 EDT.
Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg offered a blunt message to Congress on Tuesday as she brought her campaign for urgent action on climate change to the U.S. Capitol. ...
CBC News. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 08:19:23 EDT.
Patients who attend 'Heart School', as almost every patient in Sweden is invited to do after a first heart attack, live longer than non-participating patients.
Science Daily. Mon, 16 Sep 2019 11:06:10 EDT.
The young Swedish activist led a protest at the White House on Friday. But she wasn't looking to go inside. "I don't want to meet with people who don't accept the science," she says.
Bill Chappell. NPR. Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:23:00 -0400.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Greta Thunberg, the Swedish teenager who helped spark a youth-driven push for climate change, has come to Washington. ...
Ashraf Khalil. Washington Times. Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:30:51 -0400.
IMG Comfort, a division of high-end Norwegian seating manufacturer Ekornes, is expanding its domestic U.S. distribution facilities and relocating from Corona to Riverside, Calif. The post IMG Comfort expands U.S. ...
Slaughter. Furniture Today. Fri, 13 Sep 2019 14:50:36 +0000.
Hotel Marina, north of Copenhagen, is being modernized to improve its market position. 50 of 126 rooms have already been completed, offering higher quality to stayover guests. ...
Hsyndicate. Wed, 11 Sep 2019 12:24:03 +0200.
Swedish fashion group Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) has become the latest apparel retailer to suspend the sourcing of leather from Brazil over environmental concerns.
Just Style. Mon, 09 Sep 2019 13:48:00 GMT.
Finally art collectors with a deep love of practical Swedish truck design can have their cake and eat it too for the expected price of $1.2 million to 1.8 millon.
Kyle Hyatt. CNET. Thu, 05 Sep 2019 22:54:54 +0000.
Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg took her Friday school strikes to the gates of the United Nations, surrounded by hundreds of other young activists, calling on adults to take action on climate change. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 31 Aug 2019 02:29:25 -0400.
A senior Russian diplomat visited Iceland earlier this week
Tass. Fri, 30 Aug 2019 23:24:32 +0300.
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.