Helsinki, Finland Newswire

Helsinki, Finland Newswire

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  1. Finnish soldiers forbidden to play Pokemon Go in barracksRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    ... civilian subscription numbers or use prepaid cards. Two young people play Pokemon Go in the city center of HELSINKI, Finland, on July 22, 2016. (Xinhua/Sergei Stepanov) HELSINKI, July 30 (Xinhua) -- Finnish Defence Forces have prohibited playing ...

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  2. Hamilton windsurfer Natalie McWilliams takes first place a year after ...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    ... said: "In between the UK events Natalie also found time to compete in very difficult sailing conditions in Helsinki, Finland, where she competed against full-time Olympic competitors and was able to reach the 39th slot in the European Championships. ...

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  3. Stephen Kenn's Furniture Collection for Victorinox: A collaborative line of three dynamic piecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Cool Hunting

    Victorinox may be best known as the makers of the original Swiss Army knife, but their product categories certainly do not stop there. They've long produced well-received watches, and recently launched into luggage, apparel and more-but a new collaboration with LA-based furniture designer Stephen Kenn demonstrates a commitment to furniture as well.

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  4. Change in number of shares and votes in SSABRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    SSAB AB has as previously announced carried out a rights issue of class B shares. The issue of shares has resulted in changes in the number of shares and votes in SSAB as follows: Prior to the issuance of new shares, there were in total 549,245,510 shares in SSAB, of which 304,183,270 class A shares, corresponding to 304,183,270 votes, and 245,062,240 class B shares, corresponding to 24,506,224 votes, 328,689,494 votes in total.

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  5. Finnish composer Rautavaara dies at 87Read the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    Rautavaara, at the Helsinki Book Fare on October 25, 2014. Rautavaara passed away on July 27, 2016, aged 87, his record label said on July 28. Martti Kainulainen / Lehtikuva / AFP.

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  6. New Zealand's Golden Olympic moments: Yvette Williams in Helsinki 1952Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... was tension at both ends of the globe as Yvette Williams stuttered her way through the 1952 Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. Williams was a big favourite to win the gold medal and become New Zealand's first female gold medalist ahead of the Games. She ...

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  7. Bird flies from Finland to EntebbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Monitor

    An Osprey bird has found haven at the Uganda Wildlife Education Centre , after flying all the way from Finland in Europe The Osprey is also called the Sea Hawk and is a diurnal fish eating bird of prey. It is a large raptor, reaching more than 60cm in length and 180cm across the wings.

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  8. Eclectic Finnish Composer Einojuhani Rautavaara Dies At 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | National Public Radio

    Einojuhani Rautavaara, often hailed as Finland's finest composer since Jean Sibelius , has died at age 87. The Associated Press reports that Rautavaara died Wednesday in Helsinki after complications from hip surgery. A prolific artist, Rautavaara produced a wide range of works including nine operas, eight symphonies, numerous concertos, choral works and chamber music.

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  9. Elon Musk's Hyperloop transport system will be rolled out in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    Hyperloop-inspired train could be ready next year: Technologies from Elon Musk's transport system will be rolled out in Germany It could be years before we are able to travel aboard a super-fast Hyperloop, which would see passengers propelled in capsules along a pneumatic tube at speeds of up to 760mph . But you may be able to take a ride in an 'Innovation Train' featuring new technologies developed by the Hyperloop Transportation Technologies , such as augmented reality windows, as soon as next year.

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  10. Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara dies aged 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Belfast Telegraph

    Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara, arguably the country's most famous classical composer since the era of Jean Sibelius, has died in a Helsinki hospital aged 87. He was known for music that explored mystical and romantic themes , appreciated the mathematically precise application of 12-tone techniques, and made innovative use of recorded bird song. Reijo Kiilanen, managing director of Ondine Records that released most of his works, says Rautavaara died on Wednesday following complications from hip surgery.

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  11. Finnish composer Einojuhani Rautavaara dead at age 87Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    In this Sept. 11, 2003 file photo, Finnish composer Eino Juhani Rautavaara is pictured at the Finnish National Opera in Helsinki.

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  12. Italy elected OSCE president in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ANSA.it

    ... organization set up during the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE) held in Helsinki, Finland in 1975. Its mandate includes arms control, human rights, freedom of the press, fair elections, early warning, conflict prevention, ...

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  13. UPDATE 2-Profits at Finnish refiner Neste send shares to record highRead the original story

    Thursday | Reuters

    HELSINKI, July 28 State-controlled Finnish refiner Neste more than tripled its second-quarter profit due to strong margins at its conventional oil products and renewables business, lifting its shares to record highs. European margins have come under pressure from increased refining capacity in the Middle East.

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  14. Finnlines Plc Interim Report January-June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobeNewswire

    Through various measures - vessel optimisation, scrubber retrofits, hull silicon paint, new propulsion systems, cost reduction programmes and tonnage adjustment - Finnlines is, now, more cost-efficient and therefore more competitive. In addition, successful implementation of our Turnaround Programme, increased cash flow from operations and lower capital expenditure, resulted in that our interest bearing debt was reduced by approximately EUR 87.7 million and amounted to EUR 502.4 million.

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  15. Program around public excavationsRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    Media event, lectures and tours around the public Excavations of Second World War German military hospital site in Inari August 1-5, 2016. Lapland's Dark Heritage research project is organizing, together with the Siida SaI mi Museum , a public excavation at a Second World War German hospital site in Inari, Lapland, on 1.-5.8.2016.

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  16. Invitation to a press conference on Bittium Corporation's interim report January-June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobeNewswire

    Stock Exchange Release Free for publication on July 28, 2016 at 11.00 a.m. Invitation to a press conference on Bittium Corporation's interim report January -June 2016 Bittium Corporation's Interim Report January-June 2016 will be published on Thursday, August 4, 2016, at 8.00 a.m. . The release will be available on company's website www.bittium.com immediately after the publication.

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  17. Invitation to Suominen's Q2 analyst and press conference and teleconference on 9 August 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | GlobeNewswire

    Suominen Corporation will publish its half-yearly report for January-June 2016 on Tuesday, 9 August 2016 approximately at 12:00 am EEST. Nina Kopola, President & CEO, and Tapio EngstrA m, CFO, will present the Q2 financial result in Finnish at an analyst and press conference in Helsinki on Tuesday, 9 August at 2:00 pm .

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  18. Biotie Therapies Corp.'s Interim Report for the reporting period January 1 - June 30, 2016Read the original story

    Wednesday | P&T Community

    Biotie Therapies Corp. announces its interim report for the six month period ended June 30, 2016. On January 19, 2016 Biotie announced that it entered into a combination agreement with Acorda Therapeutics, Inc. whereby Acorda, either directly or through a wholly-owned subsidiary, would make a public tender offer in Finland and in the United States to purchase all of the issued and outstanding shares, American Depositary Shares , stock options, share units and warrants in Biotie that are not owned by Biotie or any of its subsidiaries .

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  19. Lemmink inen Interim Report 1 January - 30 June 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Wire

    ... 12:00 noon on Thursday 28 July at LemminkA inen's head office. The street address is Salmisaarenaukio 2, Helsinki, Finland. LemminkA inen's President and CEO Casimir Lindholm will present the Interim Report. The presentation material can be found in ...

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  20. City of Joensuu: 200 Cities Fly European Flags Today in Concerted Show of UnityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Wire

    A bottom-up initiative launched by the Finnish city of Joensuu has brought together cities and towns in 22 EU countries in an expression of unity, peace and liberty. )--Today, European flags fly above town halls in more than 200 cities, towns and municipalities across the continent or are displayed in other ways.

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