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Tieto's Shareholders' Nomination Board comprises four members annually nominated by the largest shareholders and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company. The largest shareholders were determined on the basis of the shareholdings registered in the Finnish and Swedish book-entry systems on .
8 hrs ago | Science Daily
The creation of the Vuoksi River and the subsequent rapid decrease in the water level of Lake Saimaa approximately 6,000 years ago revealed thousands of square kilometers of new, fertile land in eastern Finland. Researchers have studied the role that the decrease in water levels has played in the interaction between nature and humans.
10 hrs ago | VentureBeat
People might know Lionsgate for its movies and television shows. But by building on the success of titles based on its franchises, like The Hunger Games , Lionsgate intends to go much deeper into the game business.
11 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
Everyone from Time magazine to SciDev.Net seems to be talking about inequality at the moment. Thomas Piketty's book about it is a best seller.
ORION CORPORATION STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 15 SEPTEMBER 2014 at 9.05 a.m. EEST 100,000 Orion A shares converted into B shares In accordance with Section 3 of the Articles of Association of Orion Corporation, 100,000 A shares have been converted into 100,000 B shares. The conversion has been entered into the Trade Register on 15 September 2014.
A professor from the University of Central Lancashire is to be a guest speaker at a European conference as a reward for his dedication to teaching. Professor James Selfe has been invited to give the keynote speech at the 20th anniversary of Satakunta University of Applied Sciences' English language physiotherapy programme.
Traditional grammar-focused language teaching is no longer effective in adult education in Finland, as older generations shy away from it. Today's adult students of languages want practical exercise sand are happy to do homework.
YIT's Board of Directors has decided to keep the company's strategic focus areas unchanged. The weakened macroeconomic outlook in Russia and Finland underlines the importance of sufficient financial operating space.
Sept. 12, 2014 -- Several autoimmune diseases have been linked to, and may even play a role in the development of, eating disorders , new research suggests. In a large study of more than 2,000 Finnish people with eating disorders, investigators found they were more likely to have an autoimmune disease compared with healthy people.
Vacon Plc, Stock Exchange Release, 12 September 2014 at 5.40 p.m. Vacon Plc has on 12 September 2014 received a notification of major shareholdings pursuant to Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Market Act. 1. Full name of the issuer of shares: Vacon Plc 2. Full name of the person subject to notification obligation: Danfoss A/S 3. Chain of controlled undertakings: Oy Danfoss Ab is 100 per cent directly owned by Danish company Danfoss International A/S.
The malignant transformation rate of recurrent respiratory papillomatosis , a disease caused by human papillomavirus , has varied significantly. Cells of the human immune system express toll-like receptors that recognize particles from viruses and bacteria; TLRs are also present on tumor cells, and down-regulation of TLRs has been shown during the progression of HPV-associated neoplasia.
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Adults who say they sleep between seven and eight hours per night miss fewer work days due to sickness than others, according to a Finnish study. The researchers calculate that if insomnia, apnea and other kinds of sleep disturbances were eliminated, the total cost of worker sick days could be cut by 28 percent.
As the official Guggenheim Helsinki design competition drew to a close this week, a rival contest was announced: Next Helsinki , backed by the New York architecture and urban policy think tank Terreform , Finnish nonprofit arts organization Checkpoint Helsinki , and the Gulf Labor offshoot Gulf Ultra Luxury Faction along with Occupy Museums . The counter-competition is seeking submissions in any media across a wide range of disciplines and approaches.
When I was a kid, my sister and I would play a car game where we would hold our breath in the back of our parents' minivan every time we went into a tunnel - and see who could hold it longer. Our faces would turn red, and then blue, as we hurtled toward the distant light - seeing if we could make it to the end without passing out.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 08:14 pm
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