Monday, 19 November, 2018
  • Finns pleased with Trump's praise for forest fire control
    Describing "raking" as misunderstanding

    Finns pleased with Trump's praise for forest fire control

    Finns awoke Sunday to the somewhat surprising news that U.S. President Donald Trump praised Finland for raking forests. It was a probable misunderstanding, however, local media said. Trump gave his statement in California after visiting forest...

  • SleepCircle helps youth maintain sleep rhythm

    SleepCircle helps youth maintain sleep rhythm

    SleepCircle is an application that can upload data from any sleep tracker, help users in problems related to the timing of sleep and problems concerning sleep rhythm that affect youth in particular with far reaching...

  • Household water contains small amounts of microplastics

    Household water contains small amounts of microplastics

    Finnish household water contains only small amounts of microplastics, according to a study conducted by Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), National Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) and Finnish Water Utilities Association (VVY). Water treatment processes effectively...

  • Trump praises Finnish forest management

    Trump praises Finnish forest management

    US President Donald Trump on Saturday blamed California’s forest management for the huge wildfires burning there and suggested that California should take lessons from Finland, reported The New York Times. He said that Finland, a country...

  • Finland hopes to become European hub for car battery

    Finland hopes to become European hub for car battery

    Hoping to become a European hub for electric car battery production, the Finnish government and mining sector believe the relevant metal ore reserves and technological knowhow will convince Asian investors. Of the key metals for the...

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Household water contains small amounts of microplastics

Finnish household water contains only small amounts of microplastics, according to a study conducted by Finnish Environment Institute (SYKE), National...

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Nissan chairman to be arrested for violating financial law

Carlos Ghosn, chairman of the Nissan Motor Co., Renault SA and Mitsubishi Motors Corp. alliance, is set to be arrested...

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Dovizioso wins rain affected Valencia Moto GP

Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) won the last MotoGP of 2018 at the Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana, finishing...

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Revamped Kittilä Airport to be opened on Nov 22

Finavia’s EUR 55 million investment programme at Lapland’s airports will reach a significant milestone next week when the service level...

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560,500 kids in comprehensive schools in 2018

Comprehensive schools have 560,500 pupils in 2018, according to the Statistics Finland. The number of students in comprehensive schools has increased...

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