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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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 […]

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Sweden and Finland remain undecided on membership as troops train with NATO

April 30 (UPI) — The foreign ministers of Sweden and Finland have said their nations remain undecided about membership as their troops train with NATO. Foreign Ministers Pekka Haavisto of Finland and Ann Linde of Sweden said at a press conference Friday that the countries would take the decision to join or not “in the […]

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Review: The perils of perfectionism in “Hatching” in Finland

This image released by IFC Films shows Siiri Solalinna in a scene from “Hatching.” (IFC Films via AP) PA If “Little Mama” left you feeling a little too good about mothers, daughters and empathy, Finland may have the antidote in Hanna Bergholm’s “Hatching,” a chilling critique of perfectionism wrapped in a horrible body horror. At […]

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Sweden and Finland renounced neutrality a long time ago

Sweden and Finland are, countless journalists and commentators tell us, set to give up their neutrality when they submit applications for NATO membership next month. Part of this statement is correct: the two geopolitical neighbors and sisters are should apply for NATO membership in mid-May. But they are not neutral. Both countries renounced their neutrality […]

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Reports indicate that Sweden and Finland are applying for NATO membership – GV Wire

STOCKHOLM — Two newspapers — one Swedish, the other Finnish — report that the governments of Sweden and Finland have agreed to submit NATO bids at the same time and that this will happen in the middle of next month. Finnish newspaper Iltalehti said the Swedish government had expressed the wish for Finland to apply […]

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U-18 World Championship roundup: USA, Latvia, Finland and Czech Republic start strong

Howard the star in American Win Over Canada In what could end up being a battle for a medal later in the tournament, the United States crushed Canada in an 8-3 victory on Saturday. The Americans were buoyed by a strong performance from forward Isaac Howard, who scored four goals for the victory. His first […]

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Prospect of Russia using nuclear weapons in Ukraine fuels Finnish NATO debate | Finland

The prospect of Russia using nuclear weapons in Ukraine is a key factor in Finland’s debate over whether to join NATO, the country’s foreign minister has said. Pekka Haavisto has a busy few weeks. As Finland’s foreign minister, Haavisto, 64, could soon oversee the biggest political shift the country has seen since joining the EU […]

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India and Finland agree to establish a virtual center of excellence for technical cooperation, CIO News, ET CIO

A Virtual Center of Excellence (CoE) will be set up between India and Finland to enhance cooperation in the field of quantum computing, a rapidly emerging technology that harnesses the laws of quantum mechanics to solve problems too complex for conventional computers. “Both countries are seeking academic and industrial partners who can help develop quantum […]

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India and Finland discuss possible areas of cooperation in quantum computing for Virtual CoE

Delegates from India and Finland discussed possible areas of cooperation in quantum computing and a roadmap for the planned collaborative virtual center of excellence. “Both countries are seeking academic and industrial partners who can help develop quantum science and technology for the benefit of humanity in particular and the planet in general. We are […]

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Philips signs long-term strategic partnership with Oulu University Hospital in Finland to provide advanced specialist image-guided care

April 18, 2022 – Royal Philips and Oulu University Hospital (Finland) announced a 10-year strategic partnership agreement to support the hospital’s ambitious project JOY2030 renewal program. The program aims to transform the operations and facilities of Oulu University Hospital to meet the challenges of future specialist care for the approximately 750,000 inhabitants of northern Finland. […]

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Hope India can help in negotiations to end conflict in Ukraine: Finnish Minister | Latest India News

NEW DELHI: Finnish Economic Affairs Minister Mika Lintilä said on Monday that he hoped India could contribute to negotiations aimed at ending the conflict in Ukraine, which has had a huge impact on the economic and security sectors across Europe. {{^userSubrated}} {{/userSubrated}} There are also plenty of opportunities for India and Finland to work together […]

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Ukrainians can apply for jobs in Finland, but will they find them? | News

While authorities have moved quickly to ensure Ukrainian refugees can legally apply for work, questions remain about whether they will find secure, quality jobs that allow them to earn a living. Questions remain as to whether newcomers from the war-torn country will actually be able to land jobs in Finland. File photo from April 4, […]

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Imports of Russian crude oil to Finland could stop in July

THE FLOW of Russian crude oil to Finland has slowed from an average of six tankers to one tanker per week since Russia launched its invasion of Ukraine on February 24, reports Helsingin Sanomat. Neste, a partly state-owned Finnish oil company that has sourced about two-thirds of its crude oil from Russia, announced four […]

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Latest in Ukraine: WHO chief slams lack of focus on other crises, Finland and Sweden move closer to NATO, US pledges $1 billion, Trudeau intervenes in allegation of “genocide”

Finland could join NATO “within weeks” as support for the military alliance grows there and in neighboring Sweden following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The United States has pledged more than $1 billion in US military aid to Ukraine, while the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) says he must be ‘outspoken’ about the fact […]

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Finland and Sweden joining NATO could put Trump’s GOP in the hot seat

For several weeks, there have been signs that Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could backfire on President Vladimir Putin in one key area: bringing NATO closer to Russia’s doorstep. Like Washington Post’s Ishaan Tharoor reports today, Finland and Sweden have taken steps to potentially join NATO, after decades of resistance to such a move. Ukraine might […]

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Finland needs weeks or months rather than years to sever energy ties with Russia

PRIME MINISTER Sanna Marin (SDP) said on Sunday that Finland’s reliance on Russia for energy would end soon, but refrained from providing a specific timetable for the transition. “I would say soon – we’re talking weeks or months rather than years when it comes to Finland,” she said during his regular interview on YLE […]

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Putin’s war in Ukraine remarkably resembles Stalin’s in Finland in almost every detail – OpEd – Eurasia Review

“If we compare the Winter War [Stalin conducted against Finland] and the Russian “special operation” in Ukraine [Putin is carrying out now]says Moscow historian Boris Sokolov, “the similarities” in expectations, conduct and highly likely outcomes “are striking”. In a detailed commentary for The insider, Sokolov provides case after case in which what Stalin expected, did, […]

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Finland to return $46 million worth of Russian art seized by customs officers, officials say

The shipments included paintings, statues and antiques.Photo by Emanuele Cremaschi/Getty Images Finland will return seized Russian artwork worth around $46 million, Reuters reported. Earlier this month, Finnish authorities seized three shipments being transported to Russia. New legislation that will come into force on April 9 will allow coins to be released. Finland to return multimillion-dollar […]

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Prospect of Finland and Sweden joining NATO discussed at NATO meeting -US Official | world news

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The prospect of Finland and Sweden joining NATO was part of talks among military alliance foreign ministers in Brussels this week, a senior department official said on Thursday. of American state. “Obviously, those will be the choices these countries have to make,” the official said, telling reporters on condition of anonymity. “The […]

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Orban victory could block Finland’s NATO aspirations – EURACTIV.com

Hungary’s newly re-elected Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and his Fidesz party winning Sunday’s election has some Finnish analysts wondering if Orbán could stand in the way of their NATO aspirations or demand something from NATO or the EU by exchange of support. Among those analyzing the issue is Jarno Limnéll, an MP for the liberal-conservative […]

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Foreign Minister Joly in Finland as calls grow for Russian war crimes trial

After visiting the city of Bucha, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said genocide had taken place and called for tougher sanctions against Russia. Joly said Canada would provide additional funds to support the International Criminal Court’s investigation into Russia’s conduct since its invasion of Ukraine. She said Canada would impose new sanctions on Russians and Belarusians […]

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No need for a referendum for Finland’s NATO membership, says President Niinisto

Neither an official opinion poll nor a referendum is needed for Finland to join NATO, Finnish President Sauli Niinisto said on Saturday. It is already clear that the majority of the population is in favor of the country joining the defense alliance, Niinisto said in an interview with public radio Yle. Until the end of […]

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Finns explain why Finland is the happiest country in the world

The thing about Finns, in my experience, is that they are one of the most reserved people on the planet. Glaring signs of joy are not in their playbook. I remember silent breakfasts with my first foster dad, watching him stare out the window, barely acknowledging my presence. He wasn’t rude. He was Finnish. Class […]

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Finland’s path to the final disposal of nuclear waste

A look back at Posiva’s four-decade journey to applying for a mining license and building the world’s first deep geological repository Posiva is an expert organization responsible for the final disposal of its owners’ spent nuclear fuel in Finland. Posiva oversees the R&D work for the final disposal of spent nuclear fuel, as well as […]

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Finland vs Slovakia: FIFA International Friendly Live Score Updates (0-0) | 03/29/2022

11:47 3 minutes ago Happy Birthday Teemu Pukki 11:41 9 minutes ago finland bench 𝐕𝐚𝐢𝐡𝐭𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐥𝐚𝐚𝐣𝐚𝐭: 12 Jesse Joronen 23 Carljohan Eriksson 3 Daniel O’Shaughnessy 5 Miro Tenho 9 Benjamin Källman 10 Teemu Pukki 11 Rasmus Schüller 13 Ilmari Niskanen 15 Sauli Väisänen 16 Urho Nissilä 22 Miska Ylitolva 11:37 13 minutes ago The composition of […]

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Oddlygood Plant-Based Mozzarella From Finland Expands To U.S. Pizza Places

PARSIPPANY, NJ – Oddlygood’s plant-based mozzarella-type cheese alternatives from Finland are starting to land on pizzas in the United States. Oddlygood is targeting cheese alternatives in the restaurant market and hopes to expand availability beyond the northeast. Created by chefs with pizza makers in mind, the Mozzarella style, available grated and in logs, will be […]

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Nearly 20,000 posted workers in Finland – shortcomings corrected by inspections of posting companies and subcontractors

In 2021, occupational safety and health inspectors have carried out more than 200 inspections in companies which post workers to Finland or are subcontractors of companies which post workers to Finland. Inspections were carried out within the framework of the control of the use of foreign labor in the five divisions of occupational safety and […]

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While Finland and Sweden consider joining NATO, Austria clings to neutrality

Protesters against the war in Ukraine outside the Russian Embassy in Vienna. Photo by Thomas Kronsteiner/Getty Images Russia proposed during the peace talks that Ukraine commit to neutrality, just as the war has led other European states to question its merits. Majorities in Finland and Sweden now support NATO membership. “There is no return to […]

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5G IoT Market Size, Scope, Growth, Competitive Analysis – Ericsson (Sweden), Nokia (Finland), Huawei (China), ATAndT – Chandler Brownsboro

New Jersey, United States,- the 5G IoT market is carefully analyzed in the report with a focus on market dynamics including key issues and challenges, drivers, trends, and opportunities. The report includes an in-depth analysis of key market players to understand the use of key strategies adopted in the 5G IoT market. It also sheds […]

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Finland and Denmark still top the list: NPR

A woman skates in Helsinki on a sunny but freezing Boxing Day on December 26 with temperatures around 9 degrees Fahrenheit. Heikki Saukkomaa/Lehtikuva/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Heikki Saukkomaa/Lehtikuva/AFP via Getty Images A woman skates in Helsinki on a sunny but freezing Boxing Day on December 26 with temperatures around 9 degrees […]

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Ram Charan shares snowy photos from his trip to Finland with his wife Upasana; “I miss the mountains”

Ram Charan recently took a short trip to Finland to spend quality time with his wife Upasana Kamineni away from the hustle and bustle of the showbiz world. Now, just days after his comeback, the Southern actor has taken to social media to give fans a sneak peek at his latest getaway, blessing fans’ hearts. […]

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War in Ukraine: Russians opposed to the war flee through Finland

Twice a day, a crowded train from St. Petersburg arrives in Finland, one of the last corridors out of Russia. Thousands of Russians who have a way out of the country have fled to Finland since its invasion of Ukraine, arriving at Helsinki Central Station, where a Ukrainian flag now flies. A woman, wearing the […]

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Unease and stoicism on Finland’s Russian border

Imatra (Finland) (AFP) – In her snow-covered wooden house 20 minutes from Russia, Maija Poyhia wears a traditional blue headscarf that her mother carried with her when she fled the Soviet invasion of Finland during World War II. In Finland, Russia’s assault on Ukraine has drawn painful associations with the Winter War of 1939, when […]

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Media Gateway Market Size and Forecast

New Jersey, United States,- This media gateway market The analysis of the report provides fundamental elements designed to help industry players to make informed business decisions and assert their position in the market. This market research is conducted by combining qualitative and quantitative data, which greatly helps large companies to assess the quality of the […]

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Finnish President will meet with Putin today

Russia’s defense minister said his invasion of Ukraine was proceeding successfully, despite claims by Western leaders that the Russian military encountered unforeseen obstacles and resistance. “Everything is going according to plan, we are reporting to you here every day this week,” Sergei Shoigu told Russian President Vladimir Putin during a televised meeting of the Security […]

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Custom Ram TRX announced in Finland with a top speed of 90 km/h

Content of the article We apologize, but this video failed to load. Custom Ram TRX announced in Finland with a top speed of 90 km/h Back to video Reducers to The reader came across a Finnish ad for a TRX tuned by Hennessey, advertised for sale in that country for a quarter of a million […]

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Finland’s education system shows how government programs can work better

After a long period of discussions – which attracted figures from the political right and left, educators and academics – Finland abolished its fee-paying schools and instituted a comprehensive national system from the early 1970s. From. Prior to this, most education in Finland was provided by private institutions. Subsequently, all the teachers were well paid […]

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Local juniors will travel to Finland to compete in canine agility | Press Releases

2022 AKC USA WORLD JUNIOR AGILITY TEAM ANNOUNCEMENT – THE TEAM WILL COMPETE IN THE OPEN JUNIOR AGILITY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP (JO AWC) COMPETITION IN FINLAND IN JULY 2022. “23 JUNIORS AND THEIR K-9 PARTNERS SELECTED TO REPRESENT USA IN FINLAND” On February 24, trainer Susan Cochran announced the American Kennel Club’s 2022 AKC USA World […]

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Norway and Finland are just satellites of Sweden

By Alexander Bretttravel editor The Croft Magazine // Traveling as a student back and forth across the Nordic superpower, it’s clear that obedience remains even in independence. Last month, I stopped in Estonia: a small country which, now that I think about it, is not very different from Slovenia in the Balkans… which I also […]

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Finland and Sweden could take the quiet road to NATO membership

HELSINKI – Nordic governments are stepping up defense cooperation and preparedness planning amid regional tensions related to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. The Nordic states are seeking to accelerate the deepening of joint defense measures which could lead to more serious discussions on the need for a Nordic-style solution modeled on Article 5 of the North […]

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Biden welcomes Finnish leader amid Ukrainian invasion | Recent news

President Joe Biden met with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto on Friday with Finns at a crossroads: whether to get closer to the rest of Europe and the West in trying to join NATO as neighboring Russia hammers Ukraine. “We agree that this is not just an attack on Ukraine, it is an attack on the […]

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Finland has shifted to ‘secular religion’, ‘postmodernism’, says Finnish bishop on trial for intolerance

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Juhana Pohjola, bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Missionary Church of Finland, is on trial in his home country for questioning his church’s participation in an LGBT pride event. The bishop is judged alongside Päivi Räsänen, former president of the Christian Democratic Party of Finland and mother of […]

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Finland stops selling Russian vodka after NATO threat

Finland suspends sale of Russian alcohol in protest against Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine. Alko, which holds a monopoly on Finland’s alcoholic drinks market, made the move on Monday as the war entered its fifth day. “The situation in Ukraine is exceptional and shocking, and we have taken the situation seriously,” Anu Koskinen, Alko’s vice […]

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Finland and Denmark will close airspace to Russian planes

Finland and Denmark said on Sunday they would close their airspace to Russian planes, joining other European countries in tightening sanctions against Moscow over its invasion of Ukraine. Finland, which shares a 1,300 kilometer (800 mile) border with Russia, is “preparing to close its airspace to Russian air traffic,” Transport Minister Timo Harakka wrote in […]

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Similar countries with very different approaches to security

There is a Finnish proverb, which roughly translates to “to be in the purse of the Lord,” says diplomat Jarmo Sareva. An Irish equivalent might be “to be on the pig’s back”. It’s a phrase he believes perfectly describes Ireland’s approach to defense and security. “Once upon a time, when life was simpler and less […]

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US religious freedom chair calls on Finland to stop Christian lawsuits

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The US Religious Liberties Commission has condemned Finnish efforts to prosecute Christians for intolerant speech against homosexuality. The Chair of the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), Nadine Maenza, issued a statement Thursday in support of former Interior Minister Dr. Päivi Räsänen and Juhana Pohjola, […]

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International Mother Language Day celebrated in Finland

Language Martyrs’ Day and International Mother Language Day were celebrated in Finland with the utmost respect and in remembrance of the martyrs of the 1952 language movement. At 12:01 a.m. local time, community leaders across the country paid tribute to the language martyrs by laying a wreath on a makeshift altar in Helsinki, the capital […]

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Finland condemns Russian action violating Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity

FINLAND expressed its condemnation of the unilateral acts of Russia which violate the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine. The Office of the President of the Republic has published A press release last night, saying the recognition of separatist-controlled regions in eastern Ukraine is a serious breach of the Minsk agreement. Finland […]

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Finland expects a significant increase in the number of American tourists

Finland is expected to welcome a record number of visitors from the United States this summer, which would help the Nordic country’s tourism industry recover further from the damage caused by the coronavirus. Even though COVID-19 continues to affect a large number of States, the governments of many territories around the world have decided to […]

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Beijing Olympics end with historic gold medal for Finnish hockey team | Other sports

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Finland tightens laws against sex offenders – EURACTIV.com

The Finnish government has proposed to strengthen the country’s laws on sex crimes, similar to reforms adopted in Sweden and other European countries. With the five governing parties holding 117 of the 200 seats in parliament, the bill is likely to pass. The law reform described as “historic” by the Minister of Justice Anna-Maja Henriksson […]

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Finnish president sees changes in Putin: ‘It was a different behavior’

Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Finnish President Sauli Niinistö talk during a meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow, October 29, 2021. | Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin swimming pool photo via AP Finnish President Sauli Niinistö said on Sunday he had seen changes in the behavior of Russian President Vladimir Putin recently, saying he now […]

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How to Watch the Men’s Hockey Olympic Gold Medal Game: Finland vs. ROC – How to Watch & Stream Major and College League Sports

We have one last day of competition to take advantage of the Winter Olympics, so get ready to make the most of it. Finland and the Russian Olympic Committee will face off in the men’s hockey final, while Japan and Great Britain will go for gold in women’s curling. Bobsleigh and cross-country skiing are also […]

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Russian and US foreign ministers could meet in Finland next week | News

Russian news agencies report that Sergei Lavrov and Anthony Blinken will likely discuss ongoing tensions in Finland or Switzerland. Foreign Ministers Sergei Lavrov and Anthony Blinken agreed to a meeting in Europe Image: Venäjän ulkoministeriö / EPA / AOP US Secretary of State Anthony Blinken and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov could meet in Finland […]

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Finland v Slovakia Men’s Hockey Semi-Finals Live Stream Schedule and Odds | Launderer’s report

Matt Slocum/Associated Press Since Slovakia began participating in the Winter Olympics as an independent nation in 1994, it has never won a medal in men’s ice hockey. But after picking up an impressive quarter-final win over the United States at the 2022 Winter Games in Beijing, that may soon change. Slovakia will face Finland on […]

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Irish municipality fined for non-GDPR compliant cameras, Finland designs centralized system

Data protection agencies in Europe are critical of surveillance projects and networks that violate national and GDPR regulations, but involve little or no use of facial recognition and related biometric technologies. Ireland imposes its first (and significant) fine for surveillance operations in its third largest city, Limerick, without legal grounds, while in Finland the data […]

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USA rematch set for Canada as Americans beat Finland in Olympic semifinals – NBC Chicago

The United States women’s hockey team once again found themselves strained by their opponents, but they still managed to beat Finland and qualify for the gold medal game at the Beijing Olympics with a 4-1 win. Cayla Barnes scored her first career Olympic goal and Hilary Knight scored her fifth in Beijing in the win. […]

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The Finnish president knows Putin well. And he fears for Ukraine.

HELSINKI — As the threat of another Russian invasion of Ukraine grew, the European head of state with the longest and deepest experience of dealing with Vladimir V. Putin answered calls and offered advice to French President Emmanuel Macron and other desperate world leaders. in its difficult neighbor to the east. “’How about this, what […]

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Hockey Powers ready to collide in Showdown semifinal – NBC Chicago

The United States are hoping to return to the gold medal game of the women’s hockey tournament in Beijing, and stand in their way against a Finnish team they have already faced at this year’s Olympics. Team USA, which beat the Czech Republic to advance to the medal round, will be hoping they can enjoy […]

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Ice Hockey – Finland defeats Japan 7-1 to set up semi-final rematch with USA

BEIJING, Feb 12 (Reuters) – Finland advanced to the women’s ice hockey semi-final in Beijing on Saturday thanks to a hat-trick from assistant captain Petra Nieminen that helped them thump Japan 7-1. Nieminen drew first blood, converting on a power play chance early in the first half, and Viivi Vainikka added the lead minutes later, […]

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Finland strikes deal for US F-35 stealth jets, reflecting strong NATO ties

An Italian F35 plane is seen on the runway during ‘Blue Flag’, an aerial exercise organized by Israel with the participation of foreign air force crews, at the Ovda military airbase in the south of Israel, November 11, 2019. REUTERS / Amir Cohen Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HELSINKI/WASHINGTON, Feb 11 […]

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Finland set to sign deal with US for 64 F-35 jets – sources | The mighty 790 KFGO

By Mike Stone WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Finland’s formal purchase agreement for the F-35 fighter jets could be signed as early as Friday, U.S. sources familiar with the plan said on Thursday, bringing the new stealth jets closer to a deployment in the United States. coming years on Russia. north flank. In December, Finland announced it […]

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Finland wants to strengthen the role of the OSCE in conflict resolution in Europe – ministry – World

HELSINKI, February 10. /TASS/. Finland, which will chair the OSCE in 2025, plans to strengthen the organization’s role in resolving conflicts in Europe, Finnish Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto told TASS on Wednesday. “It is great that the idea of ​​Finland’s chairmanship of the OSCE in 2025 won such broad support at the December meeting of […]

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Finnish women’s hockey also wears masks against Russians | Ap Sports

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Review: Finland’s No. 6 compartment ruminates on travels and connections, lessons learned along the way

Based on a 2011 novel of the same name, the Finnish film Compartment no. 6 follows a young woman on an unusual journey and, like any traveler setting out into the world, she encounters much more than she had expected. Seidi Haarla is Laura, a Finnish expat living in Moscow. We learn this in the […]

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Nurse, Jenner scores hat tricks, Canada beats Finland 11-1 in Olympic women’s hockey

BEIJING — Sarah Nurse and Brianne Jenner each scored hat tricks for Canada in an 11-1 win over Finland at the Women’s Hockey Olympics on Saturday. Sarah Fillier and Laura Stacey each scored twice for Canada, which improved to 2-0 in Pool A. Jamie Lee Rattray also scored in the win and Natalie Spooner had […]

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Brianna Decker injured; US women’s hockey routs Finland in Beijing

BEIJING – They saw one of their emotional leaders leaving the game on a stretcher within the first 10 minutes of the start of their Beijing Olympics hockey tournamentand the United States women’s hockey team responded in the only way possible – by finding the back of the net. Against Finland on Thursday, alternate captain […]

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USA vs Finland Women’s Hockey Live Stream Schedule, Odds | Launderer’s report

Jeff Roberson/Associated Press The United States will open its gold medal defense at the 2022 Winter Olympics on Thursday in Beijing. Team USA will face Finland in the last of four games spread over the day. Making a solid first impression in a group that includes reigning world champions Canada will be imperative. When: Thursday, […]

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As tensions rise between Russia and the West, Finland’s president keeps a low-key channel

As the Ukraine crisis simmered, there are few European Union leaders on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s official call list. There was French President Emmanuel Macron last week. Before that, there was German Chancellor Olaf Scholz in December. And then there was Finnish President Sauli Niinisto, who after 10 years in his role has one of […]

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In Finland, expressing religious beliefs is ‘hate speech’

The Helsinki District Court in Finland is currently considering hate speech charges against a Christian Democrat parliamentarian and a Lutheran bishop for tweeting Bible verses and saying that homosexual activity is forbidden in the Bible. The public prosecutor pleads that they “threatened, defamed or insulted” the gay and transgender community, in violation of Article 10 […]

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Finland alleges diplomats’ phones were hacked with Israeli spyware

STOCKHOLM (AP) — The mobile devices of Finnish diplomats working abroad have been hacked using sophisticated spyware, the Finnish government said on Friday, and the Nordic country’s spy chief said an “actor state” was probably to blame. The Finnish Foreign Ministry said the victims were targeted via Pegasus software developed by Israeli spyware company NSO […]

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Finland ends internal border controls and extends restrictions for travelers from third countries until mid-February

Finland will end all internal border controls on Monday, January 31, which were reinstated in late December last year to contain the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant in the country. As previously warned by SchengenVisaInfo.com on January 19, Finnish authorities will remove border controls for travelers from other EU and Schengen countries after the […]

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Finland to ease restrictions, EU medicines regulator allows Pfizer Covid pill for high-risk patients | BEST POINTERS

In view of the drop in cases, Finland has decided to accelerate the easing of Covid curbs. Meanwhile, Pfizer’s Covid pill has received approval from the European medicines regulator for the treatment of high-risk patients. Finland will start easing Covid-19 restrictions gradually from February 1 instead of mid-February as originally planned as the load on […]

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Finland presents Close Watch by Pilvi Takala at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia

Close the watch, a new video installation commissioned by Pilvi Takala, premieres at the Finland Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. Commissioned and produced by Frame Contemporary Art Finland, the exhibition is curated by Christina Li. The multi-channel setup is based on Takala’s experience in the private security industry, […]

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The Ukrainian crisis revives the debate on NATO in Finland and Sweden

President Vladimir Putin insisted during the Ukrainian crisis that NATO stop encroaching on Russian borders. But his request has unintended consequences in the far north of Europe, reigniting talks about Finland and Sweden joining the military alliance. As the world’s attention focuses on Russian troops massed on the Ukrainian border, leaders from all political stripes […]

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Cyber ​​Intelligence House and Cyberwatch Finland Sign Agreement to Enable AI-Based DARKSOC™ Service

HELSINKI, FINLAND, January 24, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Cyberwatch Finland, the leading cybersecurity strategic analytics company, today announced that it has chosen Cyber ​​Intelligence House as the cyberexposure platform for the new real-time situational awareness service DARKSOC™. A traditional SOC service is a facility where a coordinated group of InfoSec professionals monitors and defends all enterprise […]

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Poll: Who should win UMK 2022 in Finland?

It was announced as the strongest national selection so far of the Eurovision 2022 season. And now the seven songs of Finnish music Uuden Musiikin Kilpailu are officially out. Now that you’ve had a few days to digest all the rhythm, flow and fabulousness, it’s time to answer a very important question: Who should win […]

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European Affairs Minister Tuppurainen visits Warsaw

European Affairs Minister Tuppurainen visits Warsaw Government Communications Department 21.1.20222:39 p.m. Press release28/2022 Minister for European Affairs Tytti Tuppurainen and Polish Minister for European Affairs Konrad Szymański European Affairs Minister Tytti Tuppurainen will travel to Warsaw on Monday 24 January. She will meet her Polish counterpart, European Affairs Minister Konrad Szymański, as well as the […]

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Michigan-Maine-Finland partnership webinar series examines forest ecology and economics

Michigan-Maine-Finland partnership webinar series examines forest ecology and economics Contact: David Neumann (MRN), 517-281-6729 or Richard Kobe (Michigan State University), 517-355-0090 Agency: Natural resources January 20, 2022 Programs set for January 27, February 24, March 24 and April 28 Michigan’s forestry partnership with Finland and the State of Maine continues with four new one-hour webinars […]

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Porvoo Butchers sign veteran QB Brandon Gwinner

Graphics: Igor Lazarevic the Porvoo Butchers from Finnish Maple League signed a familiar face in veteran quarterback Brandon Gwinner. Gwinner is a well-traveled international flagman who dressed for the Was a Royals in Finland the last two seasons. from Porvoo the new setter kept things simple when discussing his move to the Butchers. “I have […]

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Finland does not join diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics

Antti Kurvinen, Minister of Science and Culture in charge of sports, will leave for the Beijing Olympics at Finnish state level. Photo: Lehtikuva Finland is not joining several other countries, including Denmark, in a diplomatic boycott of the Beijing Winter Olympics and the country’s sports minister, Antti Kurvinen, will represent Finland in China next month. […]

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Snow, winds and slippery roads to challenge motorists and pedestrians in Finland

MOTORISTS AND PEDESTRIANS in Finland should be cautious due to snowfall, strong winds and slippery road conditions forecast for this week, says the Finnish Meteorological Institute (FMI). On Monday, road conditions are expected to be particularly difficult in northern Lapland and Åland. “A storm is coming in from the southwest, bringing snowfall that will make […]

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Electricity prices in Finland hit record high in 2021

Helsinki: Wholesale electricity prices in Finland hit a record high in 2021 as electricity consumption returned to pre-pandemic levels, national broadcaster Yle reported. According to the Finnish energy sector organization, in 2021 the average price of electricity in Finland was almost 2.6 times higher than the previous year, rising from around 28 euros (32 dollars) […]

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Finland 2022 Men’s Olympic Hockey Team Preview

If the NHL and the NHLPA had allowed its players to participate in the 2022 Winter Olympics, the Finland team would have had a formidable roster. From Aleksander Barkov to Sebastian Aho, they would have been a force to be reckoned with. Unfortunately, hockey fans won’t see their tastes in this tournament as the NHL […]

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Finland’s first likely child death from Covid-19 reported in Ostrobothnia

A CHILD died of coronavirus disease probably for the first time in Finland. Ilkka-Pohjalainen Wednesday reported that a school-age child died of the disease last weekend in Laihia, a municipality of about 8,000 inhabitants in Ostrobothnia. The death was confirmed in Helsingin Sanomat by Markku Laukkonen, Acting Director of Educational Services at Laihia. “A school-aged […]

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Revolut launches as a bank in Finland and now offers protected deposit accounts

Revolut has opened its European bank to Finnish customers. Finnish customers who switch to Revolut Bank will now have their deposits protected. Revolut, the global financial platform with more than 18 million customers worldwide, has today operationalized its specialized European banking license in Finland. Customers who switch to Revolut Bank for additional services will now […]

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Copyright law under the EU Digital Single Market Directive in Finland: important lessons for all

European copyright law consists of 2 regulations and 11 directives which harmonize the essential rights of authors, producers, broadcasters and performers. The most recent directive, the “DSM Directive” (DIRECTIVE (EU) 2019/790 on Copyright and Related Rights in the Digital Single Market and amending Directives 96/9 / EC and 2001/29 / EC) strives to modernize the […]

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Czechia tightens entry conditions for arrivals from Finland, Latvia and the Azores

Citizens of Finland, Latvia and the Azores will be subject to stricter entry rules upon arrival in the Czech Republic, as the Czech Republic authorities have classified these territories in the dark red category, which includes countries deeply affected by the spread of the Coronavirus. . In addition, Poland and Germany have been placed on […]

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Finland’s largest bank reports cyberattack | News

Sunday’s disruption followed a warning of fraudulent text messages sent on behalf of Bank OP on Friday. OP said its web services were back to normal on Sunday afternoon (file photo). Image: Juho Liukkonen / Yle The OP Financial Group reported a cyberattack on its Osuuspankki website on Sunday. OP, which claims to be Finland’s […]

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Hardwood Pulp Market Demand, Share Including Market Assessment 2022

“The report attempts to offer an accurate and high-quality analysis of the global Hardwood Pulp market, keeping in view market forecasts, competitive intelligence, risks, and technological advancements, along with other important topics. Its carefully crafted market information enables market players to understand the most significant developments in the global hardwood pulp market that impact their […]

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Denmark, Norway and Finland among the countries added to the plan to enter the green zone of Laos

Following Laos’ announcement of its intention to reopen its doors to fully vaccinated travelers from January 1, 2022, 14 more countries, including Denmark, Norway and Finland, were recently added to the list of nationalities authorized to enter Laos under the Travel Green Zone plan. Citing Diethelm trip, travelers will be allowed, under phase 1, which […]

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Media Gateway Market Size, Trends, Forecast to 2029

New Jersey, United States, – the Multimedia gateways market is thoroughly researched in the report, primarily focusing on the major players and their business tactics, geographic expansion, market segments, competitive landscape, manufacturing, and price and cost structure. Each section of the study is specially prepared to examine key aspects of the Multimedia Gateway market. For […]

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Nordex wins order for 380 MW onshore wind turbines in Finland

Nordex will supply 56 of its N163 / 6.X wind turbines, all in 6.8 MW operating mode, for the 380MW Pjelax-Böle & Kristinestad Norr Pjelax-Böle & Kristinestad Norr (380MW) DownNärpes and Kristinestad, Finland, Europe Click to see all the details onshore wind complex in Finland. The order is the company’s first from the Finnish state-owned […]

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Masi Snow Max Ergonomic Snow Shovel Made in Finland, No Lift, Now Ships to USA

Masi snow Max ergonomic snow shovel pusher made in Finland Ergonomic design Masi snow max no easy lifting on the back use the snow pusher as a fun sled, year round use Shipping to the American market Ergonomically appropriate Masi Snow Max snow shovel with Finnish snow removal technology. This Masi snow snow max shovel […]

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Finland insists on right to join NATO without Russia

Russia’s saber strikes in Ukraine have reignited the debate in Finland over the Nordic country’s membership in NATO, defying demands from Moscow that seek to limit the expansion of the military alliance in Europe. President Sauli Niinisto and Prime Minister Sanna Marin both used their New Year’s speeches to stress that Finland retains the option […]

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Palestine – Finland provides 2 million euros to East Jerusalem Ho …

(MENAFN-Palestine News Network) 194 views Jerusalem / PNN / Finland is contributing € 2 million to the Palestinian Authority to support the payment of referrals to hospitals in East Jerusalem. This contribution is channeled through the EU program of direct financial support to the Palestinian Authority “PEGASE mechanism”. This support will help the Palestinian Authority […]

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Trust Fund for Victims and Finland signed a new four-year agreement worth 1.2 million euros to support victims of sexual and gender-based violence

n 29 DiceDecember 2021, the Fund for Victims (TFV) of the International Criminal Court (ICC) and the Finnish government have signed a new four-year agreement (2021 – 2025) for a total amount of 1.2 million euros. This contribution is intended to support victims of sexual and gender-based violence. The Fund greatly appreciates Finland’s confidence and […]

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Czechia lose WJC game against Finland due to COVID-19

Czechia withdrew from Finland at the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship on Wednesday after a Czech player tested positive for COVID-19. The preliminary round Group A game was to be played at Rogers Place in Edmonton. The result will be a 1-0 victory for Finland (3-0-0-0), according to IIHF rules. “It is a very difficult […]

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Finland defeat Germany in World Junior Championship opener

Sunday is the first day of the 2022 IIHF World Junior Championship, which takes place in Edmonton and Red Deer, Alta. Day 1 games Finland 3, Germany 1: Samuel Helene (Los Angeles Kings) scored two goals for Finland in the Group A opener at Rogers Place in Edmonton. Brad Lambert, one of the top prospects […]

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Foreign Direct Investment Reviews 2021: Finland | White & Case LLP

Offers are generally not blocked in Finland “It is essential that the application is made by the potential foreign owner, and not by a Finnish holding company already created by the potential new owner” The Finnish government positively views foreign ownership as a catalyst for increasing internationalization and competitiveness. Offers are only restricted when they […]

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Valmet Oyj: will provide quality control system to Oy Essity Finland Ab

Valmet Oyj commercial press release on December 23, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. EET Valmet will supply the IQ quality control system to Oy Essity Finland Ab. The new system will replace the old third-party system and will be installed on production line 9 at the company’s tissue paper mill in Nokia, Finland. The aim is […]

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New Rules: Here’s What Finland Is Doing To Slow Omicron | News

Finland announced new measures on Tuesday. The government has been slow to announce a large number of complicated Covid measures. Image: Silja Viitala / Yle 22.12. 10:48•Updated on 22.12. 13:57 The daily number of Covid cases in Finland has hovered around the 2,000 mark for about a week now, with the Omicron variant coming to […]

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EGBA on Finland’s missed opportunity for overdue gambling reformNews

Reading time: 2 minutes The Finnish government’s proposal to introduce payment blocks for online gambling was approved by the country’s parliament but, with its introduction, policymakers missed an opportunity for significant and overdue gambling reform. money in the country. On December 14, the Finnish parliament approved an amended version of a government proposal to introduce […]

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UPDATE 1 – United States urges Americans to avoid travel to Spain and Finland due to COVID-19 concerns

(Added State Department notice, more details) By David Shepardson WASHINGTON, Dec.20 (Reuters) – The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the State Department on Monday advised Americans against traveling to eight destinations, including Spain, Finland, Chad and Lebanon. The CDC also added Bonaire, Monaco, San Marino and Gibraltar to its “Level […]