Finland Travel Newswire

Finland Travel Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Finland Travel.

Results 1 - 20 of 393 in Finland Travel

  1. Get Paid To Watch The Northern Lights, Play With Dogs And Ride A SnowmobileRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | CBS Local

    According to a recent report on Forbes , dozens of companies in northern Finland have said they are looking for candidates to fill positions that entail taking pictures in nature , playing with dogs, and riding a snowmobile. Photography Tour Guide : Beyond Arctic, is looking for adventurous photographers to lead tours through the most picturesque spots in the beautiful Lapland.

    Comment?

  2. The Top 5 most creative brand ideas you need to know about nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Advertising Age

    Register to become a member today. You'll get the essential information you need to do your job better, including A lot of folks are trying to figure out ways to get voters to the polls for the midterm elections.

    Comment?

  3. Dream Job Alert: Get Paid To Watch The Northern LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Forbes.com

    Finland really wants you to visit and has been on a non-stop campaign to attract travelers. Back in 2016, the country's tourism board launched the "FinRelax" program encouraging visitors to chill out through a five-step, natured-focused process.

    Comment?

  4. Stunning footage shows the northern lights bursting with colour over LaplandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Daily Mail

    Scientists say the spectacular light show was bursting with more colour this week because of a huge hole that has opened up in the sun's corona. The northern and southern lights, also known as the 'Auroras', are triggered when electrically-charged particles from the sun enter the Earth's atmosphere.

    Comment?

  5. TUI Group to axe Malmo, Helsinki and Oslo basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Air Transport World

    Leisure travel group TUI is closing aircraft bases at Helsinki , Malm and Oslo , and instead turning to external capacity from LCC Norwegian and Danish charter carrier Jet Time. "We [will] operate with one Boeing 737 from each of the bases affected," a TUI spokesman told ATW .

    Comment?

  6. 6G will achieve terabits-per-second speedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Network World

    Initial, upcoming 5G is going to be a disappointment, a University of Oulu researcher says. 6G, with frequencies up to terahertz, will be needed for true microsecond latency and unlimited bandwidth.

    Comment?

  7. This is Europe's hottest new food destinationRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | WAAY

    They're a few of the European cities to which food and drink lovers flock. While each offers plenty in the way of other attractions , the food is a significant factor in their buzzworthyness.

    Comment?

  8. Helsinki to make travel easier for Chinese touristsRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 11 | China Daily

    Helsinki is planning to work with Chinese mobile apps to make travel easier for Chinese tourists, while the city's mayor is looking forward to more hotel chains from China boosting the city's hospitality capacity. On Sept 5, Helsinki Marketing, a marketing company owned by Finland's capital, Tencent and Finnair signed a cooperation agreement to make travel information more accessible for Chinese tourists through their phones.

    Comment?

  9. U.S., Russian Energy Chiefs Expected To Meet In MoscowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 10 | Weekday Magazine

    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry will meet with his counterpart from Russia on September 13, U.S. sources told news agencies. Perry would be the most-senior U.S. official to visit Russia since the Helsinki summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki in July.

    Comment?

  10. Finland records surge in Chinese touristsRead the original story

    Monday Sep 10 | China Daily

    Mayor of Helsinki, capital of Finland, saw the travel habits change in Chinese tourists over the recent years as the number of them increased. In an interview with China Daily, Jan Vapaavuori, the mayor, said the city is changing and adopting WeChat, a widely used Chinese app, in a number of ways to make travel easier and more comfortable for Chinese tourists as the number has been rising over the recent years.

    Comment?

  11. Characterization of an X-chromosome-linked telomere biology disorder in females with DKC1 mutationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Leukemia

    Thank you for visiting nature.com. You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS.

    Comment?

  12. Finnair to increase frequencies on Asian routes in summer 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2018 | Air Transport World

    From March 31, 2019, the Finland flag carrier will add three additional flights to the Helsinki-Osaka Kansai route for a total of 10X-weekly frequencies. Finnair will continue to operate double-daily flights to Tokyo Narita for the 2019 summer season and will add a third daily flight during Japan's Golden Week holiday.

    Comment?

  13. Airport security trays carry more cold germs than toilets, study findsRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 8 | Watertown Daily Times

    To all the places and surfaces we've been warned are teeming with germs or bacteria - your pets, the subway seat, airplane cabins, the ATM - add the airport security tray. The plastic trays - used at airport checkpoints around the globe and touched by millions of passengers as they drop shoes, laptops, luggage and other items into them to clear X-ray scanners - have been found to harbor a variety of germs, including the ones responsible for the common cold, according to researchers in Europe.

    Comment?

  14. Eeli Tolvanen is Ready to ShineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 7 | On the Forecheck

    Fresh from a full off-season of recovery, 19-year-old Eeli Tolvanen is ready to crack not only the Predators ' roster this season, but to earn a place as a top-six forward. Predators' elite Finnish prospect played two years at Sioux City in the USHL before the Predators drafted him 30th overall in the 2017 NHL entry draft.

    Comment?

  15. The TSA's Plastic Screening Trays Are the Dirtiest Part of the AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    In case travelers needed another reason to dislike the Transportation Security Administration , a new study shows that one of the dirtiest parts of the airport can be found in the security line. Researchers swabbed various surfaces at the Helsinki Airport in Finland, looking for lingering respiratory viruses.

    Comment?

  16. The ACLU wants to know why TSA is searching domestic passengers' phones.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | SFGate

    10, 2002. Federal security director Bill Pickle said 215 employees of the new TSA began working Tuesday morning.

    Comment?

  17. Disturbing study finds airport areas are full of virus pathogensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | IVillage

    A study published last week by a team of Finnish and British epidemiologists found that certain public areas of airports where passenger traffic is high are "hot spots" for spreading respiratory infections. And one of the biggest of those germ-ridden spots were the plastic trays where passengers load their belongings for screening by Transportation Security Administration officers and their counterparts in other countries.

    Comment?

  18. TSA Bins Are Germs Hotbeds, Study SaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 6 | News Max

    It is widely known that air travel is a likely culprit for spreading infectious illnesses and disease, but very little research has investigated how these infections spread in flight, Gizmodo noted . A separate study earlier this year found that despite popular belief, airplanes do not contain nearly as many germs as initially thought.

    Comment?

  19. Airport security trays carry more cold germs than toilets, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The plastic trays - used at airport checkpoints around the globe and touched by millions of passengers - have been found to harbor a variety of germs, according to researchers in Europe. To all the places and surfaces we've been warned are teeming with germs or bacteria - your pets, the subway seat, airplane cabins, the ATM - add the airport security tray.

    Comment?

  20. This is the dirtiest area in the airport, study finds Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Fox 23

    Travelers are undoubtedly exposed to germs when walking through the airport. But s ome parts are dirtier than others , according to a new report.

    Comment?