- Russian, Finnish leaders confirmed interest in dialogue within Arctic Council
Apart from this, the leaders discussed pressing issues of bilateral relations in detail, including the implementation of joint projects in the trade, economic, energy, cultural and humanitarian spheres
Tass. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 18:26:10 +0300.
- Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Must Take More Risks To Succeed At Manchester United
The Norwegian manager needs to banish his naturally cautious approach if his side are to compete for trophies this season.
By Sam Pilger, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 09:33:06 -0400.
- DSEI 2021: Sweden modernises its CB90 fast attack craft fleet
Sweden is modernising its fast attack craft fleet with the Combat Boat 90 Next Generation, which Saab is showcasing for the first time abroad at Defence and ...
Janes 360. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 12:35:09 Z.
- IKEA will launch a line of furniture for gamers next month, including desks, chairs and accessories
The Swedish firm will launch a range of furniture for gamers next month in collaboration with Republic of Gamers (ROG).
Daily Mail. Fri, 17 Sep 2021 11:04:46 +0100.
- Dancers From the Deep Sea Shine on the U.N. for Climate Week
A Danish arts collective spotlights the bizarrely beautiful siphonophore, which performs a vital role in removing carbon from the atmosphere.
Arthur Lubow. New York Times. Thu, 16 Sep 2021 21:26:43 +0000.
- Denmark set to ban life-term prisoners from new romantic links
The ban comes after a 17-year-old admitted to a romantic relationship with murderer Peter Madsen.
BBC News. Thu, 16 Sep 2021 14:23:30 GMT.
- Swedish court finds man guilty of spying for Russia at truckmaker Scania
The man has denied wrongdoing and is planning to appeal
Anna Ringstrom and Helena Soderpalm. The Independent. Wed, 15 Sep 2021 11:44:45 GMT.
- Zlatan Ibrahimovic fires back at LeBron James: 'Sports and politics are 2 different categories'
AC Milan striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James have a difference of opinion when talking about sports and politics. The Swedish soccer star said that sports unite, while politics separate people.
Daniel Canova. Fox News. Wed, 15 Sep 2021 00:04:21 GMT.
- Norway's centre-left defeats Solberg's conservative rule
Prime Minister Erna Solberg concedes victory in elections, paving the way for coalition talks.
BBC News. Tue, 14 Sep 2021 09:28:25 GMT.
- Norway's left-wing opposition wins in landslide, coalition talks next
Negotiations on a coalition will focus on climate change and a widening wealth gap.
Straits Times. Tue, 14 Sep 2021 08:47:48 +0800.
- Norway's Center-left Heads to Victory in General Elections
The campaign was dominated by climate change and the future of the country's oil and gas exploration industry.
Voice of America. Mon, 13 Sep 2021 19:13:05 -0400.
- Aid Group Implores Burkina Faso Government to Accept Assistance in Registering Newly Displaced
The Norwegian Refugee Council says better cooperation needed, while minister says the government has capacity to register IDPs.
Voice of America. Mon, 13 Sep 2021 18:36:16 -0400.
- Amateur Treasure Hunter Discovers Trove of Sixth-Century Gold Jewelry
Found in Denmark, most of the 22 objects are bracteates, or medallions inscribed with mystical symbols
Smithsonian. Fri, 10 Sep 2021 19:11:46 +0000.
- Covid 19 coronavirus: Denmark's high vaccination rate lifts all restrictions on the nations domestic travel
After 548 days with restrictions to limit the spread of Covid-19, Denmark's high vaccination rate has enabled the Scandinavian country to become one of the first European Union nations to lift all domestic restrictions.The ...
New Zealand Herald. Fri, 10 Sep 2021 21:34:33 +1200.
- Iceland rolls out devices to help capture and bury carbon dioxide
- Hess (HES) Completes Divestment of Denmark Interests to Ineos
Hess (HES) intends to use the net proceeds from the divestment for investment in world-class offshore resources in Guyana.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Thu, 02 Sep 2021 13:22:00 GMT.
- Hess Completes Sale of Interests in Denmark
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hess Completes Sale of Interests in Denmark ...
Business Wire. Mon, 30 Aug 2021 13:02:00 UTC.
- Norway could make history with first female central bank chief
Norway came one step closer to blazing a trail in Western Europe and appointing a female central bank chief.
Sydney Morning Herald. Sat, 28 Aug 2021 05:00:00 +1000.
- Reuters photographer killed in Afghan military retreat, general says
A Reuters photographer was left behind in July during an Afghan military retreat, according to an Afghan general, and was likely killed by the Taliban.Danish Siddiqui, a 38-year-old Pulitzer ...
Lexi Lonas. The Hill. Tue, 24 Aug 2021 15:41:22 +0000.
- Norwegian Cruise Line Makes Its Cruise Comeback With First U.S. Sailing
Norwegian Encore Makes Its Debut in Alaska with First Call to Icy Strait Point.
Travel Industry Wire. 2021-08-11 15:40:20 EST.
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 2020, the estimated
population of Norway was 5,421,241.
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 2020, the estimated
population of Sweden was 10,099,265.
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 2020, the estimated
population of Denmark was 5,792,202.
The Republic of Finland's
capital city is Helsinki, and its currency is the Euro.
Finnish is the official language of Finland, and in 2020,
the estimated population of Finland was 5,540,720.
The Republic of Iceland's
capital city is Reykjavik, and its currency is the Krona.
Icelandic is the official language of Iceland, and in 2020,
the estimated population of Iceland was 341,243.
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