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Finland's Fortum to gain control of Uniper in $2.5 billion deal

08 Oct 2019

HELSINKI/FRANKFURT Finnish utility Fortum is set to gain control of Germany's Uniper by acquiring the stakes of activist funds Elliott [ECAL.UL] and Knight Vinke, potentially ending a long-running deadlock over ownership of the group.

Flights disrupted at Thomas Cook's Nordic arm as it battles to survive

25 Sep 2019

COPENHAGEN/HELSINKI Several flights operated by Thomas Cook's Nordic business have been canceled or delayed as the subsidiary battles to survive the collapse of its parent company earlier this week.

Flights disrupted at Thomas Cook's Nordic arm as it battles to survive

25 Sep 2019

COPENHAGEN/HELSINKI Several flights operated by Thomas Cook's Nordic business have been cancelled or delayed as the subsidiary battles to survive the collapse of its parent company earlier this week.

Flights disrupted at Thomas Cook's Nordic arm as it battles to survive

25 Sep 2019

COPENHAGEN/HELSINKI, Sept 25 Some flights operated by Thomas Cook's Nordic business have been cancelled or delayed as the subsidiary battles to survive the collapse of its parent company earlier this week.

Putin says deadly military accident occurred during weapons systems test

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that a deadly blast at a military site in northern Russia earlier this month had taken place during the testing of what he called promising new weapons systems.

Putin says deadly military accident occurred during weapons systems test

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that a deadly blast at a military site in northern Russia earlier this month had taken place during the testing of what he called promising new weapons systems.

UPDATE 1-Putin says deadly military accident occurred during weapons systems test

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI, Aug 21 Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that a deadly blast at a military site in northern Russia earlier this month had taken place during the testing of what he called promising new weapons systems.

Putin says U.S. is able to deploy new cruise missile in Europe

21 Aug 2019

HELSINKI Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that the United States was now in a position to deploy a new land-based cruise missile in Romania and Poland, a scenario he considered a threat that Moscow would need to respond to.

UPDATE 2-Finnish insurer Sampo eyes new Nordic investments

07 Aug 2019

HELSINKI, Aug 7 Finnish insurance group Sampo could increase investment across the Nordic financial sector with surplus capital after reducing its stake in regional bank Nordea, its chief executive said.

Tieto scoops up Evry in £1.2 billion deal to create Nordic digital consultancy

18 Jun 2019

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.

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