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  1. Satellite operators OneWeb, Intelsat plan conditional merger - sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    The merger is conditional on approval from the bondholders of Intelsat SA, which had about $15 billion in debt at Sept. 30, the people said.

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  2. New Children's Book, 'The Rock Maiden: A Chinese Tale of Love and Loyalty' by Natasha YimRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... her husband, three children, and two cats named Chicken and Moo. ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATOR Pirkko Vainio was born in Finland and studied at the Academy of Art in Helsinki. She has writt en and illustrated over 30 children's books, which have been ...

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  3. Starwood in talks on raising initial bid for Milestone: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2014 | Reuters

    Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust, which has agreed to be acquired by Starwood Capital Group for about C$1.7 billion , is in talks with the U.S. private investment firm about raising its bid, people familiar with the situation told Reuters. ), which were unchanged before the Reuters report, rose as much as 2.7 percent to a one-month high of C$21.62, as volume jumped, crossing the current offer value of C$21.18.

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  4. United's Rasmus Schuller finds Finnish brethren in Wild playersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Minnesota United midfielder Rasmus Schuller, center, is welcomed into the Minnesota Wild's weight room by Wild players Mikko Koivu, left, and Mikael Granlund after the Wild's 5-2 win over Nashville on Feb. 18, 2017 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Schiller, Koivu and Granlund are all from Finland.

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  5. UPDATE 1-Milestone, Starwood in talks over raising initial bid -sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    The move comes days after proxy advisory firm Institutional Shareholder Services issued a report recommending Milestone unitholders vote against the transaction. Milestone's units, which were unchanged before the Reuters report, rose 2 percent to C$21.48 as volume jumped, crossing the current offer of C$21.18.

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  6. U.S. regional bank FNB says it gets regulatory nod to buy YadkinRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    The board of governors of the Federal Reserve and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency had provided the final clearance, F.N.B. said. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based F.N.B. offered to buy Raleigh, North Carolina-based Yadkin Financial in July last year in an all-stock transaction worth $1.47 billion at the time.

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  7. Urinary incontinence symptoms in middle-aged woman linked to lower levels of exerciseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... exercise had not been studied at all prior to this." A total of 647 women aged 48-55 years old and living in central Finland partook in the study, which looked into the reproductive health of middle-aged women. Just over half of the participants had ...

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  8. Merkel discussed China's electro-cars plan with prime minister LiRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Reuters

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel discussed China's plan to set quotas for the number of electric cars it wants on its roads in the future in a phone call with Prime Minister Li Keqiang, a government spokesman said on Monday "The federal chancellor had a phone call with Prime Minister Li Keqiang, it was a confidential phone call and I can give no details," Steffen Seibert told a regular government news conference in Berlin. He added that Germany supported China's plan to put more electric cars on its roads as long as the drive was not discriminatory against foreign carmakers.

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  9. Immunity against vaccine-preventable diseases in Finnish pediatric healthcare workers in 2015.Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Healthcare workers pose a risk to themselves and their patients if not protected against vaccine-preventable diseases. Alarmingly, lacking immunity has been reported in several studies.

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  10. UPDATE 1-LSE scuppers Deutsche Boerse merger hopes by rejecting EU demandRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Reuters

    In a bid to create a European trading powerhouse that would better compete against U.S. rivals making inroads on their home turf, the two exchanges struck a 29 billion euro deal just over a year ago. If the merger fails, it will be the latest in a series of doomed efforts at dealmaking by stock exchanges and the likely breakdown of the latest attempt disappointed investors, with shares in Deutsche Boerse tumbling more than 4 percent in early trading and London Stock Exchange shares down 3 percent.

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  11. Orion Group Financial Statement documents 2016 and Corporate Governance Statement publishedRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Orion Group's Financial Statement documents for 2016 have been published. The documents are available in Finnish and English on the Company's website at http://www.orion.fi/en .

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  12. World Wheelchair, Paralympic test event heads to GangneungREAD MORERead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | World Curling Federation

    From the ten teams competing, seven qualified from their performance in last year's World Wheelchair Curling Championship 2016 in Lucerne, Switzerland. A further two teams qualified from the World Wheelchair-B Curling Championship 2016 held in Lohja, Finland, and hosts Korea complete the line-up.

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  13. Finnish mobile game start-up Next Games plans listingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    Finnish mobile game startup Next Games is planning to list its shares on the Helsinki bourse, it said on Monday. Next Games, founded in 2013, is the first gaming company to prepare for an initial public offering in Finland, which is known for its hit mobile games such as Rovio's Angry Birds and Supercell's Clash of Clans.

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  14. BRIEF-Pfeiffer Vacuum management and supervisory boards reject Busch takeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    * Says upgrade to be delivered together with the already ordered system during H1 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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  15. BRIEF-Adways to buy back 2 mln shares for 1.02 bln yen via ToSTNeT-3Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    * Says upgrade to be delivered together with the already ordered system during H1 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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  16. BRIEF-Gapwaves Oct-Dec result before tax swings to loss of SEK 3.3 mlnRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    * Says upgrade to be delivered together with the already ordered system during H1 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

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  17. BRIEF-Hagiwara Electric announces transition to holding company structureRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Reuters

    HELSINKI, Feb 27 Finnish mobile game startup Next Games is planning to list its shares on the Helsinki bourse, it said on Monday. * Says upgrade to be delivered together with the already ordered system during H1 2017 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Stockholm Newsroom)

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  18. Mobile game company Next Games announces its intention to launch an...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

    NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, HONG KONG, SOUTH AFRICA, SINGAPORE OR JAPAN OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE WOULD BE UNLAWFUL. Next Games Oy , a Finnish mobile game developer and publisher, today announces its intention to proceed with an initial public offering and a listing of its shares on the Nasdaq First North Finland marketplace maintained by Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. Next Games is a developer and publisher of mobile games focusing on licensed games.

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  19. Suomen Hoivatilat Oyj: Suomen Hoivatilat Oyj has submitted its...Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... on or about 1 March 2017. At the same time, Hoivatilat has requested its shares to be removed from the First North Finland market maintained by Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. The trading code of Hoivatilat shares (HOIVA) and the ISIN code (FI4000148648) will ...

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  20. Afton's Jessie Diggins has historic finish in classic team sprintRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... collapsed at the finish, beating out Nilsson by 0.19 of a second for an historic bronze medal at the meet in Lahti, Finland. Diggins and Bjornsen became the first Americans ever to earn a medal in a classic technique race at the world championships. ...

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