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  1. Meet Santa: Five ways to turn a visit to Father Christmas into a festive getawayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Independent

    Combine a visit to Father Christmas with a trip to Europe's frozen north, or find festive fun closer to home. Sarah Barrell reports Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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  2. Renowned cellist warming ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Bangkok Post

    Jian Wang might be one of the world's most renowned cellists, but when he's hanging out on the edge of the Arctic Circle during the brutal winter, he could be viewed as some kind of eccentric. "Oh, I'm the most normal person you're ever likely to meet," he said.

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  3. FC Santa Claus Is Coming To Town This Holiday SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | PRWeb

    "FC Santa Claus' agreement with WorldSoccerShop.com will allow us to reach people beyond Finland and spread the spirit of good sportsmanship by invoking the name of St. Nicholas himself." - Juha EtelA inen, Chairman of FC Santa Claus WorldSoccerShop.com, the premier online soccer store offering apparel from the world's top club and national teams, announces that it will become the official store for FC Santa Claus marking the first time the Finnish soccer team's apparel will be available outside of Finland.

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  4. Skiing: Kristoffersen stuns Hirscher to win World Cup slalom raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Channelnewsasia.com

    With a combined time of 1 minute 50.39 seconds, Kristoffersen edged out hot favourite Marcel Hirscher of Austria by 00.12secs and Germany's Felix Neureuther by 1.31secs. Henrik Kristoffersen of Norway competes during the first run of the men's slalom event of the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup held in Levi, Kittila.

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  5. Santa Claus with his reindeer in FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CNN

    Santa Claus paid a visit to my home town, Kempele, nearly a year ago. His reindeer, Petteri, or Rudolf-The-Red-Nosed-Reindeer came along.

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  6. Conroy Gold granted exploration licences in northern FinlandRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Live Charts

    Conroy Gold has been granted nine exploration licences in the Sodankyla region of northern Finland. The Irish mining company said Sodankyla has developed into a highly prospective region for gold and copper exploration, hosting the Kittila gold mine and the Kevitsa nickel-copper mine.

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  7. Conroy can dig for gold in FinlandRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Business World

    Ireland's Conroy Gold and Natural Resources today said that the Finnish Mining Authority has granted it nine exploration claims in the Sodankyla region of Northern Finland. The area is one that has become a highly prospective region for gold and copper exploration, hosting both the world class Kittila gold mine and the Kevitsa nickel-copper mine.

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  8. Finland: Supporting local fire fightersRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | PressReleasePoint

    Gold mining companies require a skilled workforce to operate their sites. The infrastructure, equipment and training in use in mining operations often have wider benefits to communities beyond their immediate economic impact.

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  9. Agnico Eagle Is Showing Great Growth Despite Falling Gold PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Seeking Alpha

    Production at its northern and southern assets could see a 14% rise by next year, helped by the Canadian Malarctic mine. The company has a sound balance sheet, and low debt levels relative to the gold sector on a debt-to-equity ratio basis.

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  10. Lapland: the top ten sights and activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Sunday Herald

    Northern Lights : Featuring on most 'bucket lists' the aurora borealis is one of Lapland's biggest natural draws; long dark winters, locations far beyond the Arctic Circle and low ambient light creating optimum conditions. The frequency and intensity of aurora are related to the 11-year cycle of solar activity, currently at a maximum - chances of good displays this winter are excellent.

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  11. Kemijoki Oy - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Report AvailableRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | PR-inside.com

    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.

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  12. Agnico Eagle reports third-quarter loss, revenue up from year agoRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Weyburn This Week

    Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. raised its production guidance Wednesday as it reported a third-quarter loss of US$15.1 million. The gold miner said it expects production to total 1.4 million ounces this year, up from earlier expectations for 1.35 million to 1.37 million ounces.

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  13. Agnico Eagle misses Q3 earnings, raises 2015 output forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Seeking Alpha

    AEM's Q3 production totaled ~349K oz. of gold, up 10.6% Y/Y, with average cash costs for producing an ounce of gold on a by-product basis rising to $716/oz.

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  14. Agnico Eagle reports third-quarter loss, revenue up from year agoRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd. raised its production guidance Wednesday as it reported a third-quarter loss of US$15.1 million. The gold miner said it expects production to total 1.4 million ounces this year, up from earlier expectations for 1.35 million to 1.37 million ounces.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Gold miner Agnico Eagle reports net loss, ups 2015 output forecastRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Reuters

    Agnico Eagle Mines reported a net loss in the third quarter due to various one-off, noncash items including foreign currency translation losses and stock option expenses. The Toronto-based gold producer raised its production forecast for 2015 to 1.6 million ounces as it expects higher output from its Meadowbank mine in Canada, Kittila mine in Finland and Mexican operations.

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  16. Santa contemplates that his busy period is about to arrive.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Bromsgrove Advertiser

    NO matter whether you try and ignore it is still hard to escape from the reality that Christmas is fast approaching. Driving around, or just walking, you can't get away from the 'Book your Christmas Meal' adverts at pubs and restaurants, the toys and more adult present suggestions on television, or the simple knowledge that Halloween will soon be celebrated and then the countdown really does begin in earnest.

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  17. Presidential visit helps India establish presence in key Arctic regionRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    With the resource-rich Arctic region becoming the focus of heightened attention, President Pranab Mukherjee's visit to the two Nordic countries of Norway and Finland last week was a crucial step by India to assert its "willingness to have a strong presence in the Arctic Council and to work closely with" the eight countries of the region. Mukherjee, who paid a six-day visit to the two countries from Oct 12, was also the first Indian president to cross the Arctic Circle when he visited the village of Santa Claus in the Finnish town of Rovaniemi.

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  18. Pranab Mukherjee in Santa's WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Outlook

    Jingle bells rang two months earlier this year for Pranab Mukherjee as he became the first Indian President to visit Santa Claus's official workplace here today and met him in person. Mukherjee, accompanied by his daughter Sharmistha, spent a 'fairytale' day with a host of activities including a meeting with Santa and his elves, crossing the Arctic Circle and watching reindeer in action.

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  19. In pics President Pranab Mukherjee celebrates early Christmas in FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Hindustan Times

    Christmas bells have already rung for President Pranab Mukherjee. He has been posing with Santa Claus at the Santa Claus Village in the Arctic Circle near Rovaniemi, Finland.

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  20. President Pranab Mukherjee crosses Arctic Circle to meet 'original' Santa ClausRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Times of India

    ROVANIEMI, Finland: When President Pranab Mukherjee crossed the famed Arctic Circle on Thursday evening, becoming the first Indian head of state to do so, there was somebody even more famous eagerly awaiting to greet him with an unmistakable "Ho, ho, ho" deep-throated laugh. A chubby and merry white-bearded man, clad in a red coat trimmed with white, surrounded with mischievous-looking elves, reindeers with huge antlers and, of course, "jingle bells" playing softly in the background.

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