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Guggenheim museum proposed for Wales
There are proposals to bring a Guggenheim museum to Wales in a bid to replicate the success of the iconic art gallery in Bilbao in Spain.
Tue May 21, 2013
The St. Petersburg Times
Akvarium's Boris Grebenshchikov, photographed in 1987.
Dmitry Konradt, one of the city's top fine-art photographers, was there with his camera to document most of the historic moments as well as the liberating spirit of St.
Canada Online Explorer
Finnish start-up launches smartphone to rival big players
A group of ex-Nokia employees who quit over the company's decision to abandon the planned MeeGo operating system in favour of Windows presented their own smartphone on Monday, hoping to rival the sector's giants.
Sikh man in Finland fights for right to wear turban at work
Gill Sukhdarshan Singh, who works at the Veolia bus company at Vantaa near the Finnish capital of Helsinki, is trying to set a precedent by making the authorities allow him to wear a turban at work, Yle, the Finnish public broadcasting company, reported Tuesday.
Sun May 19, 2013
Will there ever be a beard without a Borko?
Borko, also known as Bjorn Kristjansson, is one of the enigmatic performers on the Iceland music scene.
Fri May 17, 2013
AHLSTROM OYJa : Ahlstrom publishes carve-out financial information...
Ahlstrom Oyj Alvar Allon katu 3 C, FI-00100 Helsinki P.O.Box 329, FI-00101 Helsinki FINLAND Tel.: +358 10 8880 Fax: +358 10 888 4709 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Not to be distributed in or into Australia, Canada, the Hong Kong special administrative region of the People's Republic of China, Japan, New Zealand, South Africa or the United States.
Globe and Mail
How Finland's culture supports its telecom startups
For Stefano Mosconi, the opportunity to work for telecommunications powerhouse Nokia was enough to lure him to the bustling streets of Helsinki from his life-long home in Rome.
Sofia News Agency
Bulgarian Drumming Duo Fails to Make Eurovision Finals
The drumming duo Elitsa and Stoyan Yankulov-Stundzhi represented Bulgaria at the Eurovision Song Contest, six years after winning the hearts of millions of viewers around Europe.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Huffington Post
John Waters' Filthy World: Love For Vaudeville, Baltimore And Bieber
John Waters will perform Wednesday in an old vaudeville house in Washington -- a space in which he's wanted to work since he was a boy in Baltimore.
Pohjola Bank (HEL)a
Pohjola Bank PLC Teollisuuskatu 1 B, FI-00510 Helsinki P.O. BOX 308 00013 Pohjola FINLAND Tel.: +358 10 252 011 Fax: +358 10 252 3646 Pohjola Bank plc is a Finnish financial services company providing banking, non-life insurance and asset management services.
Court rules Finland must reveal Greek collateral deal
FinlandA's government must reveal the details on a collateral agreement it made with Greece in exchange for providing funds for a second rescue loan, the Nordic nationA's top administrative court said.
A new road for Finnish cuisine
Perhaps spurred on by the success of what is being dubbed "new Nordic cuisine" and the trailblazing kitchen of Rene Redzepi and his Copenhagen restaurant Noma, or perhaps influenced by the locavore movement sweeping the restaurant world, the cuisine from the far northern reaches of continental Europe is experiencing a revolution.
Mon May 13, 2013
New market study, "Nordic Investment Bank - Alternative Energy -...
Nordic Investment Bank is an international financial institution owned by Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden.
AHLSTROM OYJa : Ahlstrom's Board of Directors sign new demerger plan...
Ahlstrom Oyj Alvar Allon katu 3 C, FI-00100 Helsinki P.O.Box 329, FI-00101 Helsinki FINLAND Tel.: +358 10 8880 Fax: +358 10 888 4709 E-mail: email@example.com 2013-05-13 17:17:47 Ahlstrom's Board of Directors sign new demerger plan relating to Coated Specialties business in Brazil Not to be distributed in or into Australia, Canada, the Hong ... (more)
US News & World Report
'VEEP' Recap: Season 2, Episode 5
"VEEP" hits its stride as Vice President Selina Meyer and her office stare down a major scandal about to consume the administration.
AHLSTROM OYJa : Changes in the Executive Management Team of Ahlstrom
Ahlstrom Oyj Alvar Allon katu 3 C, FI-00100 Helsinki P.O.Box 329, FI-00101 Helsinki FINLAND Tel.: +358 10 8880 Fax: +358 10 888 4709 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Seppo Parvi , Chief Financial Officer and member of the Executive Management Team of Ahlstrom, has been appointed Executive Vice President, Food and Medical business area.
Sun May 12, 2013
Joseph Nsbuga Passes Away at The Age of 57
Joseph began his boxing career in Uganda and won a bronze in the World championships in 74, reached quarterfinals in two Commonwealth Games and won the national title five times.
Priest of Evil
Helsinki police officer Timo is still grieving over the brutal murder of his daughter Emmi , two years earlier.
Sat May 11, 2013
Malta to host big international theatre project in 2015
Malta's harbour is set to form the backdrop to a unique and large international theatre project which will be travelling around Europe on board a ship from May 2013 to April 2017.
Owners seek $1.3 bln sale of Finnish mobile firm DNA-sources
The owners of Finnish mobile phone operator DNA and financial adviser UBS have launched a sale of the company which could be worth more than 1 billion euros , three people familiar with the matter said on Friday.