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Finnish PM calls for ‘strict discipline’ after downgrade

Prime minister says calls for ‘strict discipline’ in Finnish society Asia homepage

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Malkki at helm of Finnish orchestra cracks glass ceiling

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Orchestra conductor Susanna Malkki is used to being asked what it is like working in a male-dominated world. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Finnish city Oulu sees light at end of Nokia tunnel

By Ritsuko Ando OULU, Finland (Reuters) – From early December, the Finnish city of Oulu is trapped in darkness for all but a few murky midday hours, a darkness some feared might be matched by its economic prospects after big … Continue reading

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Google lifts post-Nokia hopes with Finnish data center investment

Google will invest another 450 million euros ($ 607 million) over the next few years in a data center in Finland, boosting a country struggling with Nokia's decline and weakness in its paper and steel industries. The investment is in … Continue reading

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Google to step up investment in Finnish data center, sources say

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Google Inc is set increase its investment in a data centre in eastern Finland, sources familiar with the plan said on Thursday. Google's data centre in Hamina uses a sea water cooling system that was part of … Continue reading

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SoftBank buys $1.5 billion stake in Finnish mobile games maker Supercell

By Sophie Knight, Ritsuko Ando and Malathi Nayak TOKYO/HELSINKI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Japanese tech and telecoms group SoftBank Corp is paying 150 billion yen ($ 1.53 billion) for a 51 percent stake in Finnish mobile game maker Supercell, valuing the … Continue reading

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SoftBank buys $1.5 billion stake in Finnish mobile games maker Supercell

By Sophie Knight, Ritsuko Ando and Malathi Nayak TOKYO/HELSINKI/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Japanese tech and telecoms group SoftBank Corp is tobuy into Finnish mobile game maker Supercell in a deal that values the three-year-old maker of hit game "Clash of … Continue reading

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Finnish hope emerges over Nokia’s future

In the town where Nokia grew into the world’s largest manufacturer of mobile phones, leaders and the group’s workers express some optimism Asia homepage

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Fighting Finn-ish has the Aussies in Notts

ALASTAIR COOK’S men had crumbled to 215 all out at Trent Bridge before pace attack hit back taking four Aussie wickets Sport RSS feed

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Finnish start-up shines light in ears, raises 7.4 million euros

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finnish start-up company Valkee has raised 7.4 million euros ($ 9.8 million) from a venture capital fund and other investors to help it to boost sales of its light-therapy products, designed to relieve seasonal affective disorder and … Continue reading

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