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  1. Chase away the winter blues in Finnish Lapland and stay in a magical ice hotelRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    From enchanting forests on sacred lakes in Japan to New York's multi-coloured Central Park: These are the places where autumn leaves look the most magical Isn't it precious? $675-a-night tree house inspired by The Hobbit has Elvish language signs, film memorabilia and a 5ft circular door that would make Bilbo Baggins proud So THAT'S how they do it! Fascinating timelapse video shows British Airways' new 787-9 Dreamliner plane being assembled and painted in just four minutes Inside the world's only ocean liner: What it's REALLY like to sail across the Atlantic on board Cunard's Queen Mary 2 The Crafty Traveller: Is it best to book direct with hotels or should you go through an agent? The pros and cons revealed Is this the most beautiful island in the world? The atoll that dazzled Lord of the Rings fans on screen is even more beautiful in the flesh So peaceful the sea turtles have been ... (more)


  2. Spirit Aeronautics Develops Unique Military C-21A Avionics Upgrade SolutionRead the original story

    Friday Oct 2 | Freshnews

    COLUMBUS, Ohio, YOKOSUKA, Japan and BANGKOK and AREQUIPA, Peru and ROVANIEMI, Finland, Oct. 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit Aeronautics , a world class leader in aircraft services, has developed a unique avionics upgrade program that modernizes military C-21A aircraft that will meet the demands of worldwide flight operations in both military and civil airspace. "We have some smart people who have teamed up with some of the brightest avionics OEM engineers to come up with an innovative and cost-effective solution to modernize the C-21A aircraft," said Tony Bailey , President & COO.


  3. Q&A: Jori HulkonnenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 2 | XLR8R

    Finnish DJ-producer Jori Hulkkonen is a man of many hats. Ever since he started making music in 1988, Hulkkonen has produced, as a solo artist or in collaboration, under more than 20 different aliases, including Sin Cos Tan , Acid Symphony Orchestra and, most recently, Nuclear Winter Garden .


  4. Finnair to take delivery of first A350 XWB on Oct. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 15 | Air Transport World

    Finnair will take delivery of its first A350-900 on Oct. 7. The first commercial flight will be Oct. 9 from its Helsinki hub to Rovaniemi in Finnish Lapland, followed over the next two weeks by other European cities including Brussels, Hamburg, London, Stockholm and Vienna on scheduled services. The A350 XWB European launch customer has 19 of the type on firm order, to be received from 2015-2023.


  5. Finns protest against increasing number of refugeesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 19 |

    Hundreds of people gathered in several cities across Finland to protest against the increasing number of immigrants, a media report said. About 200 people assembled here on Saturday to oppose the rise in the number of refugees coming to Finland, shouting "Finland belongs to Finns", Xinhua reported.


  6. Red Wings draft pick Vili Saarijarvi no longer bored on eve of Flint Firebirds training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 |

    As Flint Firebird hockey players sat and waited for physical examinations in the Genesys Heart Institute, a few of them used the free time to introduce themselves. Tuesday's inaugural training camp at Iceland Arena.


  7. Insider Buying: Whitehead,David Buys 35,897 Shares of Tertiary Minerals plc StockRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2015 |

    Tertiary Minerals plc insider Whitehead,David purchased 35,897 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 27th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 3 per share, for a total transaction of 1,076.91 .


  8. Agnico Eagle Mines Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2015 |

    Agnico Eagle Mines has been given an average recommendation of "Buy" by the twelve ratings firms that are covering the firm, Market Beat reports . Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and seven have given a buy recommendation to the company.


  9. How would Keven Mealamu go in politics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    The unashamed clamour by political parties to bask in the cosy glow reflecting off All Black captain Richie McCaw has left the Herald on Sunday's Andrew Alderson contemplating which current sportspeople might best join him in the House of Representatives. Being a mixed-member proportional democratic system, there is no more than one person from each sport.


  10. Santa in the red as economic slump puts skids on business in LaplandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 |

    The Santa Claus Office had some 300,000 visitors last year and revenues of about A 1.5m. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire Santa Claus risks becoming the latest victim of the European economic crisis as falling numbers of visitors from Greece, Spain, Italy and Russia mean his Lapland office could go bust.


  11. Finland Santa Claus Office files for bankruptcy 'ho,ho,ho-ing' put on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2015 |

    A local Finnish newspaper is reporting that Santa Claus Office has been declared bankrupt by a court after failing to pay a tax bill totaling around $230,000; the company has expressed confidence that the matter can be resolved and business will resume. Yes Virginia there is a Santa Claus but he is in deep financial trouble--according to sources throughout the worldwide web--which even his little elves can't dig him out of.


  12. Insider Selling: Agnico Eagle Mines insider Sells 4,000 Shares of StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 |

    Agnico Eagle Mines insider Picklu Datta sold 4,000 shares of Agnico Eagle Mines stock in a transaction dated Thursday, August 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of C$36.03, for a total value of C$144,120.00.


  13. Santa in red but Xmas dreams safe, says FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    Santa Claus is broke and has filed for bankruptcy in Finland, or at least a popular tourist attraction on the Arctic Circle has done so. According to court documents yesterday, Dianordia, a company which fulfils the dreams of children and their families from all over the world to meet Santa Claus in person, needs a bit of Christmas cheer.


  14. Santa Claus is bankruptRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Your children might be heartbroken this Christmas after Santa's Office, based in Lapland, Finland declared itself bankrupt on Thursday night due to an unpaid a 200,000 tax bill.


  15. Santa is Four Months From Christmas - " But a Week From BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. Finland's shrinking economy has hit Dianordia Oy, the company that offers kids from all over the world an opportunity to meet Santa Claus.


  16. Santa goesbust overFinnishtax billRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | The Telegraph

    But managing director Jarmo Kariniemi said he believed the company, which employs around 20 people, could yet avoid closure over its 200,000 euro tax bill. "We have one more week to come up with the money.


  17. Santa Claus files for bankruptcy in FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | West Australian

    Santa Claus is broke and has filed for bankruptcy in Finland, or at least a popular tourist attraction on the Arctic Circle has done so. According to court documents on Thursday, Dianordia, a company which fulfils the dream of children and their families from all over the world to meet Santa Claus in person, needs a bit of Christmas cheer.


  18. Red Wings prospect Vili Saarijarvi sees 'great opportunity' in Flint, Ontario Hockey LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 |

    A decision nearly six weeks in the making finally came to a head on Wednesday, as Detroit Red Wings prospect Vili Saarijarvi put pen on paper and chose the Ontario Hockey League over returning home to Finland. Saarijarvi, an 18-year-old defenseman signed by the Red Wings on July 3, signed with the Flint Firebirds during a news conference at the Dort Federal Event Center.


  19. Agnico Eagle Mines (AEM) - Analysts' Recent Ratings UpdatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 |

    They now have an "equal weight" rating on the stock. 7/31/2015 - Agnico Eagle Mines had its price target lowered by analysts at TD Securities from C$37.00 to C$35.00.


  20. Source: Detroit Red Wings prospect Vili Saarijarvi to play for Flint FirebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 |

    Detroit Red Wings prospect and prized defenseman Vili Saarijarvi is expected to sign with the Flint Firebirds of the Ontario Hockey League on Wednesday, a source with knowledge of the decision tells MLive. Saarijarvi, 18, arrived in Flint on Sunday to meet with Firebirds officials for the first time since being taken ninth overall in the Canadian Hockey League's Import Draft on June 30. A third-round selection of the Red Wings in this year's NHL Entry Draft, Saarijarvi was already signed to play with a men's hockey team in his native Finland.