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2014-03-13 16:26:08

#WHATSTHERE SOCHI, Russia, March 13, 2014 /CNW/ - On the last day of round robin matches in wheelchair curling, Canada's day in the Ice Cube can only be described as "interesting." After downing Slovakia decisively with a score of 16-0, Canada went on to lose to last place Finland (1-6) by a score of 12-1. Canada set two Paralympic Winter Games records for most points scored and the highest margin of victory in their 16-0 rout of Slovakia. But according to skip Jim...

2014-03-11 23:26:15

Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it received a contract from Teollisuuden Voima Oyj to provide two new traversing incore probe systems for the two boiling water reactors at Olkiluoto, Finland. The systems are used to calibrate the Nuclear Reactor Power measurement. The contract will be executed jointly between Westinghouse and Toshiba Corporation. BRUSSELS (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it received a contract from Teollisuuden...

2014-03-11 08:37:33

HELSINKI, Finland and WALTHAM, Mass., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SSH Communications Security, known the world over as the inventor of the ubiquitous secure shell and SFTP protocols and secure shell key management solutions, today announced that it has been named a winner in the Info Security Products Guide Global Excellence Awards in two categories: -- Gold medalist in the category of Payment Card Industry (PCI) Compliance and Integrated Security for Universal SSH Key...

2014-03-06 08:32:39

TAMPERE, Finland, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tamturbo is proud to rank among the top 25 companies in the Nordic Cleantech Open competition. An international jury of more than 50 influential representatives from multinational companies and venture capital made the shortlist from a record-breaking 107 cleantech companies who applied. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140306/673736-a ) (Photo:...

2014-02-26 12:22:42

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Trinity Broadcasting Network, the world's largest Christian television network, announced that it has reached a partnership agreement with Alfa TV, Finland's premier Christian network. Under the new affiliation, TBN will provide Alfa TV with a number of its most popular programs, including TBN's flagship music and talk show "Praise the Lord," its long-running "Behind the Scenes" program, and several of TBN's key ministry...

2014-02-26 08:20:24

DALLAS, February 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com offers "Future of the Italian Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019" and "Future of the Finnish Defense Industry - Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Forecasts to 2019" market research reports in its store. Italy which is one of the largest defense industry spenders in Europe and tenth largest spender in the world is projected to spend US$147.2...

2014-02-25 20:22:26

ESPOO, Finland, February 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Picosun Oy, the leading Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) equipment manufacturer, has expanded its selection of high volume manufacturing solutions by launching a patented, fully automatic sample handling system based on industrial robotics. The customer proven robot loading system is ideal for Picosun's large scale batch ALD reactors such as the PICOSUN(TM) P-300B and PICOSUN(TM) P-1000 models. An especially efficient...

2014-02-18 08:24:51

HELSINKI, February 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arco Madrid 2014: Focus Finland Programme Leena Nio, booth 9 C 14 Leena Nio made her artistic debut in 2008 and graduated from the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts in 2010. Since, Nio's works have been studies of spatiality. The theoretical starting point of her work is to create two separate spaces with three different dimensional depths. The third space between the viewer and the painting is achieved once the painting...

2014-02-17 04:21:57

LONDON, February 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nokia MixRadio, the official online partner for the BRIT Awards 2014 will be helping music fans around the World discover the best of British music, by hosting the BRIT Awards Social Wall with a live YouTube feed of the awards for the first time. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140217/670897 ) The BRIT Awards will take place at The O2, London on Wednesday 19thFebruary 2014. Nokia MixRadio will be sharing the...

2014-02-12 20:20:55

(All amounts expressed in United States dollars unless otherwise noted) Stock Symbol: AEM (NYSE and TSX) TORONTO, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Agnico Eagle Mines Limited (NYSE:AEM) (TSX:AEM) today reported a quarterly net loss of $453.3 million, or a net loss of $2.61 per share for the fourth quarter of 2013. This result includes, a non-cash after tax impairment loss of $436.3 million ($2.51 per share), a non-cash deferred tax charge (primarily related to a new Mexican...


Latest Finland Reference Libraries

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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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malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'