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39 min ago | Motorcycle USA

Nomad's World Ride: Baltics & Russia

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4 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

Falling for the Finns

Annette Cunningham steps out of her comfort zone, ditches the posh frocks and finds she actually enjoys the great outdoors I'm the kind of girl who gets her holiday kicks from welding herself firmly into the cushioned seat of a pavement cafe seat and watching the world whizz by whilst quaffing fizz - preferably within a euro's throw of an ancient ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Vestas Wins 30-Megawatt Finland Order for Taller Turbines

Vestas Wind Systems A/S won a 30-megawatt order for taller-than usual wind turbines in Finland that are able to reap more power during low winds.

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8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Vestas Wins 30-Megawatt Order in Finland for Taller Turbines

Vestas Wind Systems A/S won a 30- megawatt order for taller-than usual wind turbines in Finland that are able to reap more power during low winds.

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11 hrs ago | OpEdNews

Where even the reality cop shows are boring: Smart Social Policies in Finland, Dumb Ones in the US

Finland can be a shock to a visitor from America. The cities are clean, the highways and byways are smoothly paved and pothole-free despite the punishing winter climate faced by a country that straddles the Arctic Circle, schools look shiny and new, and it's hard to see anyone who looks destitute.

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11 hrs ago | War Is A Crime

Where even the reality cop shows are boring: Smart Social Policies in Finland, Dumb Ones in the US

Finland can be a shock to a visitor from America. The cities are clean, the highways and byways are smoothly paved and pothole-free despite the punishing winter climate faced by a country that straddles the Arctic Circle, schools look shiny and new, and it's hard to see anyone who looks destitute.

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13 hrs ago | Nerve News

New method to diagnose malaria faster

Finnish researchers have claimed to develop a new system for diagnosing malaria infection faster.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Hispanic Business

The Finnish FSA has approved base prospectus of Lassila & Tikanoja...

Helsinki, Finland, 2014-08-28 13:30 CEST -- Lassila & Tikanoja plc Stock exchange release 28 August 2014 at 2:30 pm The Finnish FSA has approved base prospectus of and the company is considering the issuance of a senior unsecured bond Not for release, publication or distribution, directly or indirectly, in or into and its business operations and ... (more)

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Dairy Reporter

Valio suspends Russia lactose-free exports over certification confusion

Four trucks of Valio lactose-free products, including its Eila brand milk, were stopped at the Russian border yesterday Finnish dairy Valio has suspended shipments of lactose-free milk and dairy to Russia, just one week after it was given the go-ahead to resume exports of the specialty products to the country.

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Customer Interaction Solutions

Unisem Announces Exhibits at Upcoming Fall Conferences

Unisem, a global provider of semiconductor assembly and test services, today announced that it will be exhibiting at the following conferences this Fall: -CPMT's ESTC 2014: 5th Electronics System-Integration Technology Conference on Sept 16-18 in Helsinki, Finland but will not be exhibiting.

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Autoblog

Helsinki could make owning your own car a thing of the past

Helsinki, Finland is no stranger to transportation alternatives. From EV testing to a solid public transportation system , the northern European city knows that private cars are not the only option to get around.

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Reuters

UPDATE 2-Finland accuses Russia of 3rd airspace breach in a week

Finland accused Russia on Thursday of violating its airspace for the third time in less than a week, saying it would demand an explanation for what the defence minister termed an unacceptable incursion.

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Xinhuanet

Multinational naval exercise to kick off in Finland

The annual large multinational naval exercise, Northern Coasts 2014 , will be held from August 29 to September 12 in Turku, a coastal city in southern Finland.

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ABC News

Finland Suspects Russian Airspace Violation

Finland's Defense Ministry said it suspects a Russian military aircraft on Thursday violated Finnish airspace - the third such incident in six days.

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Washington Times

Finland suspects Russian airspace violation

Finland's Defense Ministry said it suspects a Russian military aircraft on Thursday violated Finnish airspace - the third such incident in six days.

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Pique News Magazine

Finding Helsinki

No one was more surprised than the Finns - languishing in the shadow cast by the rest of Scandinavia - when post-millennium travel guides quietly began to tire of Stockholm's hyper-hipster culture in favour of declaring the Finnish capital the new "it" place.

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WhirledView

Finnish Model isn't a Solution for Ukraine

See more at: http://whirledview.typepad.com/whirledview/2014/03/russia-and-ukraine-a-view-from-finland.html#sthash.ogAFhTYZ.dpuf Jyrki Iivonen was Director for Public Policy at the Finnish Ministry of Defense from 2002-13 and Minister Counselor at the Finnish Embassy in Washington, DC from 1996-2000.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Xinhuanet

Physical activity enhances children's learning ability: Finnish study

Physical activity not only has positive effects on children's physical health, but also boosts children's cognitive prerequisites of learning, suggested researchers from University of Jyvaskyla in a latest study.

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Channelnewsasia.com

I made S$6.2m fixing matches: Wilson Raj

Wilson Raj Perumal sits in the Lapland district court in Rovaniemi in this June 22, 2011 file photo.

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Business Wire

Skanska Invests DKK 255 M, about SEK 306 M, in Office Buildings in Copenhagen, Denmark

The two office buildings, Plaza II and Plaza III, with a total area of almost 14,000 square meters will be constructed on Havneholmen, Copenhagen.

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