OSLO/HELSINKI Finnish IT services firm Tieto is buying Norwegian peer Evry for 13.2 billion crowns (£1.2 billion) to create a Nordic digital consultancy offering software, cloud solutions, robotics and other services.
HELSINKI European Central Bank presidential hopeful Olli Rehn spelled out the challenges facing Mario Draghi's successor in an interview published on Saturday, but declined to comment on the process.
HELSINKI Finnish tire maker Nokian Tyres expects its new U.S. factory in Tennessee to help it double its sales in North America, especially by expanding its all-season tire sales in the region, the company said on Thursday.
HELSINKI Foreign ministers from the Council of Europe, the continent's chief human rights watchdog, reached an agreement on Friday that opens the way for Russia to return to the organisation, resolving a dispute that began after Moscow's seizure of Crimea.
HELSINKI Finland's Nokia plunged to a surprise quarterly loss after it failed to supply 5G telecoms equipment in time, and said the security dispute surrounding rival Huawei was creating pressure to invest as customers reassess their suppliers.
HELSINKI Finland's Social Democrats (SDP) embarked on Monday on the complex task of forming a governing coalition, after beating a nationalist, anti-immigration party by a hairsbreadth in the most fragmented election in the country's history. | Video
HELSINKI, April 15 Finland's Social Democrats
(SDP) embarked on Monday on the complex task of forming a
governing coalition, after beating a nationalist,
anti-immigration party by a hairsbreadth in the most fragmented
election in the country's history.
HELSINKI Finland's leftist Social Democrats and the nationalist Finns Party emerged nearly tied to win Sunday's general election, reflecting a mounting sense of insecurity in the Nordic nation over immigration, welfare and climate change. | Video
(This April 11 story refiles to clarify that the Social Democrats have been in government as junior coalition partners during the last 20 years)
* Project already more than 10 years behind schedule
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