Finland President Sauli Niinisto is to visit Iran in November 2016 to help develop trade and economic relations, Finland Ambassador to Iran Harri Kamarainen said on Saturday, IRNA reported. He told IRNA that President Niinisto will accompany a big trade delegation to Iran aiming to take major steps to develop trade relations between the two countries.
EINOJUHANI RAUTAVAARA, born in 1928, died in July at eighty-seven. Regarded by some as the most important Finnish composer since Sibelius, he began his long career with forays into neoclassicism and serialism, but even his twelve-tone works were more euphonious than discordant.
THIS is the dramatic moment a pregnant woman was tied to a rescue rope and lifted off a ferry via helicopter. The scene, which almost looks like it came from an action film, took place aboard the Princess Anastasia ferry which had just left Finland's capital Helsinki.
Forget going to Iceland, Sweden or Norway stargazers across certain parts of the UK could be in with a chance to see the incredible Northern Lights tonight. If the forecasts from NASA are accurate, then you may be able to see the Aurora Borealis from Scotland and Northern England, including top viewing spots Carlton and Saltburn.
Equinix is preparing to extend its global internet exchange into the Nordics, promising greater international connectivity options to companies in the region. The company expects to launch the exchange in Helsinki in the first quarter of next year, it announced Thursday.
HELSINKI: The former head of Helsinki's drugs squad was sentenced on Friday to three years in jail for official misconduct, aggravated fraud and bribe-taking related to the purchase of police surveillance equipment. Jari Aarnio was previously sentenced to one year and eight months by a district court, but judges at the Court of Appeal took a harder line, saying his actions were planned and had endangered public trust in the police.
Pre Helsinki House highlighted designs by Juslin Maunula, Lepokorpi, Hanne Jurmu and Aamu Salo, while an exhibition and pop-up of Finnish fashion runs at Paris' Institut Finlandais through October. NORTHERN LIGHTS : Finnish fashion is having its moment, and the four labels showing at the Pre Helsinki House installation on Wednesday evening are keen to be a part of that.
The Finnish-Syrian 44-year-old has made the journey to Syria almost 30 times since the civil war broke out six years ago. When asked why he was putting himself as risk, Adham told NBC: 'Kids there have lost their childhood, and not for a year.
The E-Commerce services of Euroloan Group PLC, the FinTech service provider, are expanding fast. Partnerships with big online shopping platforms and growth in new markets are the next steps, says Chairman Lindfors.