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News: Finland

We have started to collect the most important news related to Finland in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Finland – overview

Finland: news

Conservative wins poll in Finland

Sunday, February 5th 2012, 22:22

Finland elects its first conservative head of state in decades, the pro-European Sauli Niinisto, after a run-off vote.
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VIDEO: Finland's internet-controlled cafe

Saturday, February 4th 2012, 15:38

Finnish cafe offers internet controlled design experience as part of a festival.
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VIDEO: Time lapse footage of northern lights

Wednesday, January 25th 2012, 15:17

The skies above Lapland, Finland, have been lit up with a spectacular display from the northern lights.
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Finns stop 'Patriot missile' ship

Wednesday, December 21st 2011, 21:47
related countries: China China, Isle of Man Isle of Man

Finnish authorities impound an Isle of Man-flagged ship bound for China with undeclared Patriot missiles and explosives, officials say.
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Nokia jumps off burning platform

Wednesday, October 26th 2011, 16:30

The Finnish phone maker trumpets its 'rebirth' - will consumers listen?
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Finland holds terrorism suspects

Friday, September 16th 2011, 19:22

Police in Finland arrest two men suspected of financing and recruiting for terrorism, in what is thought to be the first such case in the country.
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Angry Birds maker in patent suit

Friday, July 22nd 2011, 14:32

Rovio, the Finnish maker of the Angry Birds game, is accused of infringing patents by licensing company Lodsys.
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Finnish football in fix scandal

Saturday, June 11th 2011, 0:03

Finnish football is rocked by a match-fixing scandal which has implications across the world.
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Arsenal sign Charlton's Jenkinson

Wednesday, June 8th 2011, 10:37

Arsenal announce the signing of 19-year-old Finland Under-21 defender Carl Jenkinson from Charlton.
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Record price for shipwreck bubbly

Friday, June 3rd 2011, 21:06

A bottle of nearly 200-year-old champagne is sold for 30,000 euros ($43,900; £26,700) in Finland - in what is said to be a new world record.
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Finland clears Portugal bail-out

Friday, May 13th 2011, 14:46
related countries: Portugal Portugal

A committee of Finland's parliament approves the bail-out of Portugal, which was required for it to go ahead.
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Finland to back Portugal bail-out

Thursday, May 12th 2011, 9:46
related countries: Portugal Portugal

The EU bail-out for Portugal gains crucial support from parties in Finland, after they side-step opposition from a powerful nationalist party.
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