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Russia stops gas flow to Finland, steps up efforts for Donbass

Russia launches an assault on Luhansk Russia claims victory after several weeks of siege in Azovstal Russia halts Finnish gas flows over payment dispute Russian military claims to have destroyed Western weapons in Zhytomyr region KYIV/OSLO, May 21 (Reuters) – Russia halted gas supplies to Finland amid an escalation of an energy payments row with […]

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Russia Bans 963 Americans From Country; Finland holds talks with Turkey over NATO bid – live

Turkey has always supported NATO’s open door policy and the solidarity of member states, but Turkey continues to have reservations about Sweden’s relationship with Kurdish militants, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan told Swedish Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson in a phone call. He added that Turkey “expects Sweden to take concrete and serious steps to show […]

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Russia suspends gas supply to Finland

helsinki, Finland May 21-Russia on Saturday stopped supplying natural gas to neighboring Finland, which angered Moscow by asking for NATO membership, after the Nordic country refused to pay supplier Gazprom in roubles. Following Russia’s February 24 invasion of Ukraine, Moscow asked its customers from “hostile countries” – including EU member states – to pay for […]

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Sweden, Finland tied to PKK elements, main problem with NATO bids: Erdoğan

Sweden’s and Finland’s ties to individuals and so-called organizations that operate under the control of the YPG/PKK terror group are the “main problem” in their bid for NATO membership, it said on Friday. the Turkish President to the British Prime Minister. In a phone call, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Boris Johnson discussed bilateral relations, as […]

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food crisis looms, Finland and Sweden join NATO, stablecoins lead crypto low

The market rose again after three days of rallying this week, but was unable to fully halt the slide in the face of global inflation and a host of other local and geopolitical pressures. The All Ordinaries hovered between a low of 7,326 points on Monday and a high of 7,426 points on Wednesday, slipping […]

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US approves $40 billion for Ukraine as Biden backs Sweden, Finland’s NATO offers

AFP — The US Congress on Thursday approved a gargantuan $40 billion aid package for Ukraine to help fight the Russian invasion as President Joe Biden rallied behind historic bids to join the of Sweden and Finland. With unusually strong bipartisan support, the Senate voted 86 to 11 to pass the package – the equivalent […]

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Biden leaves for Asia under Ukraine, North Korea’s nuclear shadows » Capital News

President Joe Biden boards Air Force One to travel to South Korea and Japan, hoping to build on recent moves accelerating a years-long U.S. pivot to Asia © AFP / SAUL LOEB Washington (AFP), May 19 – President Joe Biden left for South Korea and Japan on Thursday to cement US leadership in Asia at […]

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Live Updates | NATO says Finland and Sweden are applying for membership

BRUSSELS – NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg says Finland and Sweden have asked to join the world’s largest military alliance, a move prompted by security concerns over Russia’s war in Ukraine . “I warmly welcome Finland’s and Sweden’s applications for NATO membership. You are our closest partners,” Stoltenberg told reporters on Wednesday after receiving application […]

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Slush 2022 brings nearly €1 trillion in venture capital to Finland in November

The world leader the Slush boot event will return with 12,000 visitors on November 17-18, 2022. First speakers were announced today and public ticket sales begin on May 25, 2022 at 10:00 GMT+3 at slush.org. This year, 4,200 startup founders and operators and 2,200 investors are expected to join Slush. This group of […]

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Finland Scores Poorly in Financial Transparency Benchmark, Watchdog Says | News

Out of 141 countries, Finland ranked 88th in the Tax Justice Network’s Financial Secrecy Index. According to the Tax Justice Network, the world loses the equivalent of a nurse’s annual salary in a tax haven every second, or 60 times a minute. Image: Tiina Jutila/Yle 17.5. 13:20•Update 17.5. 13:23 Business watchdog group Finnwatch said Finland […]

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Finland and Sweden’s entry into NATO is not a threat to Russia, but military expansion will lead to a response

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting of leaders of member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia, May 16. (Alexander Nemenov/AFP/Getty Images) President Vladimir Putin has said that Finland and Sweden’s entry into NATO will not create a threat to Russia, but that “the expansion of military […]

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Turkey objects as Sweden and Finland seek NATO membership

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Turkey’s president on Monday complicated Sweden and Finland’s historic bid for NATO membership, saying he could not allow them to become members of the alliance because of their perceived inaction against Kurdish activists in exile. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan doubled down on comments last week that the two Nordic countries’ path to […]

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Next steps for Finland and Sweden regarding NATO membership

BRUSSELS (AP) — Finland and Sweden have signaled plans to join NATO following Russia’s war in Ukraine and things will move quickly once they formally apply to join the largest security alliance. in the world. Russian President Vladimir Putin has already made clear that there will be consequences if the two Nordic countries join. It […]

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Five developments as Finland announces NATO decision

2. Finland to announce NATO decision as Sweden hosts key meeting Finland’s government is expected to formally announce its intention to join NATO on Sunday, as Sweden’s ruling party holds a landmark meeting that could pave the way for a joint bid. Less than three months after Russia invaded Ukraine on February 24, the two […]

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Russia is furious about Finland joining NATO, but there’s not much it can do about it

Placeholder while loading article actions RIGA, Latvia – Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has prompted Finland to put aside its longstanding concerns about Russian provocation and seek NATO membership, a major strategic setback for the country. Russia. The invasion also means there is not much Russia can do about it. The Russian army is trapped in […]

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Finland seeks to reassure Russia on NATO bid » Capital News

Ukraine says it has slowed Russia’s advance © AFP / YASUYOSHI CHIBA kyiv (Ukraine) (AFP), May 14 – Finland sought to assuage Moscow’s fears over its NATO bid on Saturday as heavy fighting raged in eastern Ukraine, slowing a hoped-for Russian advance. The wives and parents of Ukrainian fighters trapped in the bowels of a […]

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After Finland, Sweden announces its candidacy for NATO; Items from Turkey

Swedish Defense Minister Peter Hultqvist (L) and Swedish Foreign Minister Ann Linde present an analysis of security policy at a press conference in Stockholm (AFP) STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Sweden’s NATO membership would boost national security and help stabilize the Nordic and Baltic regions, Foreign Minister Ann Linde said on Friday, a day after neighboring Finland […]

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Kremlin warns of retaliation after Finland moves closer to NATO

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — The Kremlin has warned it could take “military-technical” retaliatory measures after Finnish leaders declared themselves in favor of joining NATO, and Sweden could do the same in a few days, in a historic realignment triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Meanwhile, the first war crimes trial of a Russian soldier since […]

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RBC Capital downgrades HomeServe, says investors should take profits

RBC Capital Markets On Thursday, HomeServe downgraded from “sector performance” to “outperformance” as it argued investors should take profits while they wait to see if a takeover bid from Canadian firm Brookfield Asset Management emerges. The bank – which cut its price target to 1,200p from 1,300p – said that while it continues to be […]

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Live Updates | Finland supports NATO membership :: WRAL.com

By The Associated Press HELSINKI — Finland’s president and prime minister say they favor applying for NATO membership, paving the way for the alliance’s expansion in response to Russia’s war in Ukraine. Thursday’s announcement by President Sauli Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin means Finland is virtually certain to apply for NATO membership, although there […]

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Finland’s last statue of Lenin sparks heated debate | News

After Turku removed its statue of Lenin, Kotka is the last Finnish city to have a monument to the founding leader of the Soviet Union. A statue of Vladimir Lenin stands in a park in Kotka. Image: Mikko Savolainen / Yle A larger-than-life bust of Lenin sits in a hidden park in the southeastern town […]

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Increased penetration of e-commerce and growing adoption of social commerce in small towns

company logo Dublin, May 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Finland Social Commerce Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics Databook – 50+ KPIs on Social Commerce Trends by End-Use Sectors, Operational KPIs, Retail Product Dynamics, and Consumer Demographics – Q1 The report “Update 2022” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The social commerce industry […]

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Mondi inaugurates the new Kuopio plant in Finland

Mondaya global leader in sustainable packaging and paper, continues to make progress on its previously announced €125 million investment to expand and modernize its Kuopio plant in Finland with an expected start-up by 4Q 2023. Regional and local officials have joins the Mondi Group CEO and other senior executives at a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate […]

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Educational trips to Finland and Switzerland on maps for public school teachers: Bhagwant Mann

In a move to improve the quality of education in the state, Punjab will send its public school teachers to other states and countries so that they can observe and replicate the best practices of the institutes there. This was announced by Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Tuesday during an interaction with around 2,500 head […]

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Patrol spots rare wolverine along Finland-Russia border | News

A video clip showed the wolverine running impatiently towards border guards, then the animal suddenly stopped and ran away. File photo of a wolverine. There were around 400 wolverines in Finland in the spring of 2021, according to the Natural Resources Institute (Luke). Image: Pentti Kallinen / Yle A rare wolverine was spotted by border […]

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What makes Sheffield the new Morris capital of Britain?

Yet 10 years ago there were fears for the future of Morris dancing because fewer people were getting involved. Now the number of dancers has increased and in Sheffield there are more active morris dance teams than anywhere else in the country. Register to our daily newsletter With the May Day bank holiday marking the […]

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The copyright industry demands that the Finnish version of upload filters be more unbalanced

of because-what-else-would-they-do? department Like other EU member states, Finland is struggling with the issue of implementing Article 17 of the EU Copyright Directive (upload filters) into national law. A fascinating article by Samuli Melart in the Journal of Intellectual Property Law & Practice reveals a new attempt by the copyright industry to make a bad […]

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Finland celebrates the opening of its honorary consulate in Phnom Penh

A reception was recently held at MARA Restaurant in Phnom Penh to celebrate the opening of the Honorary Consulate of Finland in Phnom Penh on September 1, 2021. The event brought together not only the new Honorary Consul, Timo Järvinen, but also the L’ Ambassador to Thailand and Cambodia, Jyri Järviaho, Elina Multanen, the Ambassador’s […]

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Mother’s Day protests in peaceful capital | News

Seven different protests took place in the capital on Sunday, police say A pro-Russian convoy gathered at the Olympic Stadium on Sunday May 8, 2022. Image: Juha Kivioja / Yle 8.5. 16:47•Update 8.5. 17:04 Several Ukraine-themed protests rolled through downtown Helsinki on Sunday. Protesters, many of whom were Russians living in Finland, took to the […]

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Finland wants to expel Wolt’s courier for ‘winning too much’ | News

By delivering food for Wolt, Muhammed Musah’s monthly turnover exceeded 5,000 euros. Muhammed Musah, 38, has lived in Finland for four years. He started driving deliveries for Wolt after he was unable to find a job in his field after earning an advanced degree in chemistry from the University of Eastern Finland. Image: Heikki Haapalainen […]

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Finland and Sweden must move now as Putin worries about Ukraine

SALZBURG, Austria — Finland and Sweden must join the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) now while Russia’s Putin focuses on Ukraine, the former alliance chief told CNBC. The two Nordic countries are planning to join NATO following Russia’s unprovoked invasion of Ukraine. Becoming a member of NATO would represent a sharp reversal in their policy […]

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Capital Markets Weekly: Capital market conditions are deteriorating, but large deal successes continue

Ahead of the FOMC’s announcement this week of a half-point hike in US policy rates, benchmark dollar yields continued their upward trend, with the ten-year US Treasury yield trading briefly above 3% for the first time in four years. At the same time, yields on German 2- and 10-year Bunds reached 0.3% and 1%, […]

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Ukrainian War: False claims spread about military movements in Poland and Finland

Online disinformation about the Polish and Finnish armies has been circulating online amid the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Social media users have falsely suggested that the two European Union member states are preparing to go to war or engage in military conflict. Investigations by Euronews and other independent fact-checkers have found the claims to be […]

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Modi invites Nordic companies to invest in the Sagarmala project » Capital News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday invited Nordic companies to invest in the blue economy sector, including the Sagarmala project, and called on Nordic sovereign wealth funds to invest in India. Under the Sagarmala scheme, more than 800 projects with an estimated cost of around Rs 5.48 lakh crore have been identified for implementation. Sagarmala […]

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Prime Minister Modi meets Icelandic Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir » Capital News

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Icelandic counterpart Katrin Jakobsdottir on Wednesday ahead of the 2nd India-North Summit in Copenhagen. The two leaders discussed strengthening ties in areas such as trade, energy, fisheries, etc. “Prime Minister @narendramodi spoke with Prime Minister @katrinjak of Iceland. They discussed strengthening ties in areas like trade, energy, fisheries and […]

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Rinkytown Blog: Trio of Gophers on their way to Finland for the World Championships – The Rink Live

The whirlwind of air travel and duct tape that has been 2022 so far for former Gophers star Ben Meyers will include a trip to Europe in the near future. On Wednesday, Meyers was one of three former Gophers named to Team USA for the upcoming IIHF World Championships, to be played later this month […]

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Finland’s Paulig sells his business in Russia to an Indian investor

By Marie Mannes (Reuters) – Private food and drink company Paulig said on Thursday it had sold its Russia business to Indian private investor Vikas Soi, joining a stampede among Finnish companies to leave the country as Moscow feared seizing assets. Paulig is the third Finnish company cited by the Russian authorities as an example […]

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Sievi Capital Plc Activity Report for January-March 2022

Sievi Capital PlcExchange announcement on May 5, 2022 at 8:00 a.m. EEST Sievi Capital Plc Activity Report for January-March 2022 The strong growth of KH-Koneet ggroup continued, unrealized changes in fair value had a negative effect on Sievi VScapital result This is the Business Review summary for January through March 2022. The full Business Review […]

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Hardwood Pulp Market Outlook 2022-2029 | Key Players – Centralpaper Finland, Resolute Forest Products, Rayonier Advanced Materials, UPM Pulp

Latest Market Research Report analyzes Hardwood Pulp Market Demand by Different Segments Size, Share, Growth, Industry Trends and Forecast to 2028 in its database, which depicts a systematic picture of the market and provides an in-depth explanation of the various factors that are expected to drive the growth of the market. The Universal Hardwood Pulp […]

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Finland’s Attorney General appeals | National Catholic Register

“I am ready to defend freedom of expression and religion in all necessary courts. Up to the European Court of Human Rights, if necessary. HELSINKI — Finland’s attorney general has appealed after a Helsinki court dismissed “hate speech” charges against a Christian MP. The district attorney had seven days to decide whether to appeal the […]

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Hybrid loan granted by the Finnish State to Finnair converted into a capital loan

Finnair and the State of Finland signed an agreement on a hybrid loan of maximum 400 million euros to support Finnair due to the COVID-19 pandemic by March 2021. The arrangement has the approval of the of the European Commission the competition authority in accordance with the of the European Union state aid rules and […]

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5G IoT Market including Top Key Players Ericsson (Sweden), Nokia (Finland), Huawei (China), AT&T (US), Verizon (US), Sprint (US)

North America, March 2022,– – 5G IoT Market Research Report Includes In-Depth Study of Key Global 5G IoT Market leading players as well as the company profiles and planning adopted by them. This helps the marketer of 5G IoT report to get a clear view of the competitive landscape and plan 5G IoT market strategies […]

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Finland on the verge of joining NATO

Joe Biden became the wartime president. It’s a role and responsibility he never thought would unfold when he took office 15 months ago. He ran for president to bring the country together, recover from Covid, repair the damage done to families across the country, rebuild the nation and forge a new era of social programs […]