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2014-12-02 08:22:30

HELSINKI, December 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The global AC drives manufacturer Vacon is now part of the Danfoss Group, effective 1 December 2014.

2014-11-26 16:25:36

HELSINKI, November 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tuxera Inc., the market leader in interoperable file system and streaming solutions, ranked in the top two in this year's Deloitte

2014-11-25 20:22:23

ESPOO, Finland, November 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Picosun Oy, the leading provider of high quality Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment and solutions for global industries,

2014-11-20 08:35:56

HELSINKI, Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Finlayson, Finland's leading textile manufacturer and a beloved heritage brand in Finland, expands its operations into the U.S.

2014-11-20 04:21:45

TURKU, Finland, November 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Teleste collaborates with Digital Designers TV to provide a solution for live-TV streaming to a Brasilian Internet service

2014-11-19 23:05:18

WorldSoccerShop.com Signs Official Partnership With Finnish Soccer Team Birmingham, Alabama (PRWEB) November 19, 2014 WorldSoccerShop.com, the premier

2014-11-18 04:23:58

HELSINKI, November 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Slush, one of the leading startup and technology events in the world, kicks off today with more than 13,000 attendees from 79

2014-11-17 08:23:45

Plantui believes that everyone deserves a garden, regardless of their location CHARLOTTE, N.C., Nov.

2014-11-12 23:11:13

Market Size - $26.5bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 6.8%, Market Trends - Increasing birth rate in Asia Pacific - New report by Grand View Research.

2014-11-11 23:08:09

Lola’s World, from BeiZ, looks to improve young children’s school readiness with fun, educational games, all within one subscription-based app. Tampere,


Latest Finland Reference Libraries

Finnsheep
2014-09-30 09:43:16

The Finnsheep, also known as the Finnish Landrace, is a breed of domestic sheep that was developed in Finland. This breed was first brought to North America in 1966 and has been promoted by the US Finnsheep Breeders Association. It has also been introduced into Australia, where improvements have been made to make it more adapted to living in arid conditions. Crossbreeding has also been conducted in Australia, creating breeds that produce better meat. It is not uncommon to find Finnsheep blood...

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2008-05-27 14:25:27

The Karelian Bear Dog is a hunting breed from Finland. The breed is commonly used for hunting large animals such as moose and elk and is capable of hunting bear and boar as well, thus its name. The breed has never been interbred with other breeds in its homeland in order to preserve its hunting instinct. The breed stands 19 to 24 inches high and should be in fantastic physical condition. The coat of the Karelian Bear Dog is stiff and straight with a soft undercoat. The coat is...

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2008-05-24 14:34:35

The Finnish Spitz is a hunting dog which originated in Finland. It is often referred to as a "bark pointer" as it barks to indicate located game. It is typically used for hunting small animals such as squirrels, but can also be used to hunt larger animals such as elk, moose, and bears. Since 1979, the breed has been the official dog of Finland. The breed generally stands from 14.5 to 19 inches tall and weighs 20 to 33 pounds. The Finnish Spitz has a square build; it is nearly as long as it...

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2008-05-24 14:26:12

The Finnish Lapphund is a medium-sized Spitz type dog originally bred to herd reindeer. It is one of the most popular dogs in its country of origin, Finland, and has become a well-liked companion dog. The breed originally herded for the Sami, a group of people who once inhabited the areas between Russia, Norway, Sweden, and Finland. The breed was eventually standardized before World War II, and the original breed standard was set in 1945. The breed is currently recognized in Finland, Europe,...

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2008-05-06 14:47:35

The Nine-spined Stickleback (Pungitius pungitius), is a species of fish in the Gasterosteidae family. It is found in Belarus, Belgium, Canada, China, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greenland, Ireland, Japan, South Korea, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Republic of, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

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Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.