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Finland Supports India's Bid For Permanent UN Security Council Seat

NDTV - ‎3 hours ago‎
"The prime minister of Finland reiterated the support of Finland to India to become a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council," a joint statement issued following a bilateral meeting in Mumbai between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ...
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Thousands of refugees are fleeing Finland — some of them think it's...

Business Insider - ‎2 hours ago‎
REUTERS/Jussi Nukari/LehtikuvaRefugees walked in heavy rain from a public transport centre to Lappia-building refugee reception centre in Tornio, northwestern Finland, September 18, 2015. Refugees are leaving Finland by the thousands, in part, because ...
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It's Clowns Vs. 'Soldiers Of Odin' In Finland

WBUR - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
In this photo taken on Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, a group that calls itself the Soldiers of Odin demonstrates in Joensuu, Finland. The rise of the Soldiers of Odin, which claims 500 members, has sparked both concern and ridicule in the Nordic country. They ...

Income requirements for bringing family members to Finland to also apply to Finnish citizens

Helsinki Times - ‎12 hours ago‎
Bringing a spouse from abroad to live in Finland will become more difficult if the Ministry of the Interior proceeds with a draft bill that would also oblige Finnish citizens to demonstrate their ability to financially support their spouse and family ...

Unprecedented US Air Force Jet Deployment To Finland Is Sure To Upset Russia

Jalopnik - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Finland was always somewhat in Soviet Russia's orbit during the Cold War, but following the fall of the Soviet Union they have realigned themselves more with Europe and NATO member states.

Team USA bounces back against Finland, Sweden

Hometownlife.com - ‎19 hours ago‎
The United States National Team Development Program U17s skated to a 5-2 victory Wednesday against Finland at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth.
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Make in India Week in Mumbai; Bilateral talks with Sweden, Finland and Poland

Narendra Modi (press release) (blog) - ‎4 hours ago‎
During his interaction with the Finnish Prime Minister Mr. Juha Sipila, Shri Narendra Modi invited Finland's active participation in engineering, power plants, biotech and innovation.

Finland Aiming To Add Offensive Edge To Cyberwar Arsenal

DefenseNews.com - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
HELSINKI - The planned reform of Finland's cyber defense and intelligence gathering laws will likely include new provisions to give the military and national security services new effective legal tools to launch offensive operations against hostile ...

Youth, potential are hallmarks of Team Finland

NHL.com - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
There was no shortage of buzz when Finland won the gold medal at the 2016 IIHF World Junior Championship in Helsinki. About 2.5 million viewers in Finland watched their countrymen beat Russia in the championship game in which Toronto Maple Leafs ...
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Chinese energy giant plans €1bn biofuel plant in northern Finland

YLE News - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
The Chinese firm Kaidi announced that it wants to build a big biodiesel refinery in Kemi. Kaidi Finland's CEO says this signals a new phase in Finnish industrial history, driven by the need to replace fossil fuels with biofuels.

Finland deports record number in 2015

YLE News - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
Finland deports record number in 2015. A total of 279 foreigners were deported from Finland last year; a third of that figure were deported for committing crimes.

F-15s to Finland as USAF boosts Europe deployments to deter Russia

AirForceTimes.com - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
The resurgent Russian threat in Europe will cost the Air Force around $400 million for fiscal 2017, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James said Friday.

Challenge Family Announces New Finland Race

Triathlete Europe - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
After a handful of new race announcements in interesting locations, such as Venice, Aruba and Iceland, Challenge Family has again revealed a new race at a unique venue.
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Chinese green energy giant to invest €1bn in Northern Finland

Helsinki Times - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
One of the leading renewable energy companies in China, Sunshine Kaidi New Energy Group, is poised to invest up to one billion euros in the construction of a cutting-edge bio-refinery in Kemi, Northern Finland. The refinery would be the first not only ...
Chinese biorefinery to boost Finland's forest economy
Sunshine Kaidi to build €1bn biodiesel plant in Finland

Finland interested to deepen economic cooperation with Angola

AngolaPress - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
This was said Friday in Luanda by the director of the Southern Africa Department of Finland Foreign Ministry, Jouko Johannes Leinonem.
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US sends F-15 fighter jets to Finland for joint exercises following Russia military drills

Daily Mail - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
The U.S. is to carry out its first ever military exercises in Finland this year just days after Russia announced it was undergoing massive training drills in order to test its army's 'readiness'.

Watch Red Bull Crashed Ice Finland Feb. 15 on FS1

Red Bull - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
American Cameron Naasz came out strong with season-opening wins in Quebec City, Canada, and Munich, Germany, and now all eyes will be on him in Finland. This stop features the only track on natural ice this season and with temperatures plunging ...

From Nokia's Snake Game To Supercell, Finland's Gaming Industry Is Serious Business

TechCrunch - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
In September last year, Finland's finance minister Alexander Stubb dubbed the country as the new sick man of Europe and while the country's economy is fledgling and signs point to continued lackluster growth, the country's startups - and especially its ...
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Finland's 'Soldiers of Odin' face off against huggy ladies

Yahoo News - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Kemi (Finland) (AFP) - Fierce-looking squads calling themselves the Soldiers of Odin have been patrolling Finnish streets in recent months claiming to protect locals from asylum seekers, but lately they've been challenged by an unexpected crew: smiling ...

American F-15s to join 1st Finland drill over 'increased Russian activity'

RT - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
Members of the US Oregon Air National Guard have been dispatched to Finland's Karelian Air Command in Rissala, located in the eastern part of the country, for joint air exercises that will last two weeks in the beginning of May, Yle news agency ...
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