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  1. Report Published: "Kemijoki Oy - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 |

    The company generates power from hydropower plants. Its services include stations operation and maintenance services, renovations and power upgradation projects, power and automation and machine technical design, and commissioning and installation services.


  2. Acid Test in the Arctic Circle with Mercedes-Benz and Setra busesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Auto Channel

    Mrch 23, 2015: Mercedes-Benz and Setra buses stand for the highest levels of safety, controllability and operation. Both Daimler Buses brands are long-standing pioneers in these areas.


  3. Alma Media Planning to Consolidate Operations of Lapland NewspapersRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | Business Wire

    Alma Media is planning to carry out significant changes in the production of its two daily newspapers published in Lapland, namely Lapin Kansa and Pohjolan Sanomat. According to the plan, the two newspapers' editorial staffs, media sales and production would be consolidated so that, beginning from June 2015, Alma would be effectively publishing one 6-day newspaper, Lapin Kansa, in Lapland.


  4. Arctic warms up to ShippingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Marine News

    Diplomats from global trade and economic powers signaled their governments' growing interest in Arctic transit and heavy shipping in the Arctic Ocean. Arctic Business Forum held in Rovaniemi from March 10 to March 12 forecast huge possibility for business and investment in the arctic region.


  5. Aurion Amends Purchase Agreement With DragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Market Wire

    ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR-- - Aurion Resources Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has executed an agreement with Dragon Mining Limited to amend the Definitive Purchase Agreement for the acquisition of the Kutuvuoma and Silasselka Projects in northern Finland. The amendments agreed in the Letter Agreement include the removal of the Right of First Refusal clause, the inclusion of an additional clause in relation to Confidential Information and the relaxing of the time period before Aurion can seek a Third Party Partner.


  6. BRP's 2016 Lynx Snowmobiles Offer The Ultimate Winter Adventures In Europe, RussiaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 9 | SnoWest

    The Lynx Commander Touratech sled was developed in co-operation with Touratech AG, a world-leading motorcycle adventure gear manufacturer. This cooperation provided the basis for an adventure snowmobile that can be personalized from a wide selection of Touratech winter adventure accessories.


  7. Unnamed player plans new pulp mill, biorefinery at Stora Ensoa s shuttered Kemij rvi site in FinlandRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | RISI

    Plans for yet another new pulp mill have surfaced in Finland. An unnamed stakeholder is considering building a pulp mill and biorefinery at Stora Enso's shuttered KemijA rvi facility, located east of Rovaniemi in the north of the country.


  8. Finland team shows off electric snowmobileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | WLUC-TV Negaunee

    It wasn't just Michigan college students at the Clean Snowmobile Challenge. A college team all the way from Finland came to Calumet to show off their electric sled.


  9. Asian tourists flock to Rovaniemi in Finland's ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Anchorage Daily News

    Usually this many people stay in hotels in the northern city only during the Christmas season, but this year the tourist boom will continue into March, at least. Asian travelers especially have found their way to Lapland this winter.


  10. Why Finland doesn't fear the growling Russian bear next doorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | The Globe and Mail

    Michael Byers holds the Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law at the University of British Columbia, and is currently a visiting senior research fellow at the University of Lapland's Arctic Centre. Last month, the Russian military sent 3,000 troops to reopen an airbase in Murmansk Oblast, just a two-hour drive east of Rovaniemi, a city of 60,000 people.


  11. Watch Finnish hoons drift a Porsche, a motorcycle and a snowmobile on iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Autoblog

    We're figure the guys in Finland's Stunt Freaks Team see this video as three minutes of freewheeling snow drifting with a Triumph Daytona motorcycle on snow tires, a Porsche 911 GT3 rally car and a Polaris RMK snowmobile. We, however, like to think of it as a mini-documentary on the winter habits of bipedal Finnish mammals, who display a curious set of winter habits that fascinate us no matter how many times we see them.


  12. A salute to a grandmotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    "There is something very heartbreakingly divine about hearing of and seeing a life so well-rounded, so magnificent even if it is from afar ... But grandma is now back home. RIP," and with these words the lovely Masaba Gupta bid farewell to her grandmother Gretel Richards, mother of the legendary cricketer Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards, regarded as one of the greatest batsmen of all time.


  13. War-time grenade stops debarking line at Stora Ensoa s Veitsiluoto mill in FinlandRead the original story

    Jan 30, 2015 | RISI

    Stora Enso literally avoided a blast from the past when it stopped the debarking line at its Veitsiluoto mill in Kemi, northern Finland, for several hours on January 26, after a grenade was found in a tree trunk. Pulp and paper production was not affected, mill director Juha Makimattila said.


  14. Winter City Shake-Up hits Edmonton next week as unseasonably warm weather continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    Baby Isaac, cutest dude in the room, finally opens his eyes, fidgets and yawns, blissfully unaware he's just made medical history. The vertical scar on his tiny chest is fading rapidly, along with the big worries of his parents, Calgarians Matt and Shandra Tymchuk, who just can't stop smiling at their wobbly four-month old.


  15. Jori Hulkonnen readies LP as Nuclear Winter GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Resident Advisor

    Jori Hulkkonen has written a self-titled album under the alias Nuclear Winter Garden. That's also the name of a long-running outdoor party organized by the polymath Finnish artist, which happens in his hometown of Kemi at a museum that dates all the way back to the 14th century.


  16. Finnish man's rink rivals Rideau SkatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | CNews

    Sami Paivike, who owns a Finnish tourism company in Rovaniemi on the Article Circle, made a rink three times the length of the Rideau skateway and he did it by himself. "I took my ATV on the ice and made a hockey rink for the children," said Paivike, who lives off the shore of Kemijoki River, where temperatures drop to -40 C. "I had some time off in between Christmas and New Year's, so I thought this would give my kids something to do."


  17. Finnish man's rink rivals Rideau Canal SkatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | The London Free Press

    Large crowds on the Rideau Canal Skateway on Family Day in Ottawa on the final day of Winterlude. February 17, 2014.


  18. Pohjola Safety Award given to Levi Ski ResortRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 |

    For the first time, Pohjola Insurance's National Workplace Safety Award was granted to a tourism enterprise. The winner is Levi Ski Resort.


  19. "DIY Dog Grooming, From Puppy Cuts to Best in Show," by Author Jorge Bendersky now in FinlandRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 15, 2015 - ROVANIEMI, Finland -- Jorge Bendersky is a celebrity dog groomer in New York City and the Author of: "DIY Dog Grooming, From Puppy Cuts to Best in Show, Everything you Need to Know." Bendersky is excited to announce that his best-selling book is now launching in Finland! Brushing Fido's hair, clipping his nails and cleaning his teeth regularly will help him look his best, but it's also essential for his overall wellbeing and health.For many Finns, their dog is not only a member of their family, but a whole lifestyle with shows, training, sports trials and being involved in canine clubs locally or nationally.


  20. Finland's Sami Paivike builds Rideau Canal-rivalling 25 kilometre rinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | CBC News

    A Finnish man has single-handedly cleared an outdoor skating rink more than three times longer than Ottawa's Rideau Canal Skateway. Sami Paivike is a tourism company CEO living in Rovaniemi, a northern Finnish city directly located on the Arctic Circle.