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  1. Troy revving up for PragueRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    ROBINS skipper Troy Batchelor is ready to start firing on the Grand Prix circuit after blasting back to form for Swindon on Thursday. The Australian ace heads into tonight's Czech Grand Prize in Prague at 14th in the overall standings following his seven-point haul at last weekend's Finnish GP at Tampere.

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  2. Russia rising; tiny Finland preps 1 million strong standing armyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and when a national military call-up is announced. Of the 5.4 million citizens of the Suomen Tasavalta (Republic of Finland ), more than 900,000 received governmental greetings in the mail. Although certain members of the Helsinki government denying ...

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  3. Gastric bypass helps treat diabetes, but has risksRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... problem in general practice," said Markku Peltonen of the National Institute for Health and Welfare in Helsinki, Finland, who wrote an editorial accompanying the new results. Gastric bypass may reduce bone strength because of reduced calcium ...

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  4. Acute Cerebral Infarction Presenting With Weakness in Both Legs and...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Circulation

    From the Neurological Institute, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH ; and Department of Neurology and Stroke Unit, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland . Correspondence to Sophia Sundararajan, MD, PhD, Neurological Institute, University Hospitals/Case Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106.

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  5. Cerebral Computed Tomography-Graded White Matter Lesions Are...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Circulation

    Correspondence to Sami Curtze, MD, PhD, Department of Neurology, Helsinki University Central Hospital, PO Box 340, FI-00029 Helsinki, Finland. E-mail Background and Purpose- Compared with other stroke causes, small-vessel disease is associated with better 3-month outcomes in patients with acute ischemic stroke treated with intravenous thrombolysis.

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  6. Finland Instructs Nearly 1 Million Reservists, Amid Tension With RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    The Finish military has sent letters to 900,000 reservists to collect their contact details and remind them of their duties "in the event of war." The letters, which were first sent earlier in May, tell former conscripts which regiment or unit to report to in the event of hostilities.

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  7. You can now enjoy a Moomin themed spa package, because 90sRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Metro

    But do you love the hippos enough to book a Moomin themed spa package holiday in Finland? Now there's a question. To celebrate the release of the new Moomin film, the brilliantly titled Moomins on the Riviera, and the 70th anniversary of the first ever Moomin book this year, the Finnish resort of Naantali Spa is launching a Moomin Package from June 2015.

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  8. Tieto refinances its long-term syndicated credit facilityRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... on a strong Nordic heritage, Tieto combines global capabilities with local presence. Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Tieto has over 13 000 experts in more than 20 countries. Turnover is approximately EUR 1.5 billion. Tieto's shares are listed on ...

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  9. Inventure backs Bitbar TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PE Hub

    ... highly optimized and compatible across the Android and iOS device ecosystems. Bitbar is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, and has a global footprint with operations also in San Francisco, Mountain View and Wroclaw, Poland. More about the company, ...

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  10. Study Uncovers Downside of Gastric Bypass Weight SurgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | News Max

    ... problem in general practice," said Markku Peltonen of the National Institute for Health and Welfare in Helsinki, Finland, who wrote an editorial accompanying the new results. Gastric bypass may reduce bone strength because of reduced calcium ...

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  11. Eurobites: Vodafone Shines in FTSE 100Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Light Reading

    Also in today's EMEA regional roundup: Nokia tests 5G in Oulu; French minister makes plea for market stability; BT boss minted. Following decent quarterly results and talk this week of a potential tie-up between Vodafone Group plc and Liberty Global Inc. , the UK-based mobile giant has been performing well in early Friday trading, reports the BBC , adding 2.8% on the UK's FTSE 100 index.

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  12. More Finnish game studios break off to create new mobile game studioRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | VentureBeat

    ... Games is spearheaded by Jami Laes, the former executive vice president of Angry Birds creator Rovio Entertainment. Finland has produced leading game studios such as Supercell, creator of Clash of Clans, Rovio, and many other game startups. Laes has ...

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  13. Finland instructs 900,000 reservistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    Finland shares a 1,340km border with Russia and has universal male conscription for all men above 18 Finland has sent letters to nearly a million reservists to collect their contact details and remind them of their duties in case of combat, a defence ministry spokesman said. In April the Finnish navy dropped depth charges in waters near Helsinki as a warning to a suspected submarine, which some media reports said was Russian.

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  14. Nokia CEO says in no hurry to sell mapping unit HERE: magazineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channelnewsasia.com

    HELSINKI: Nokia is in no hurry to sell its mapping unit HERE despite receiving high quality bids, the Finnish company's chief executive said in a trade magazine interview. Telecoms network equipment maker Nokia began a strategic review of its maps business last month, setting in motion an auction process that has pitted Internet players like Uber and Baidu against German carmakers in a deal that could be worth up to US$4 billion.

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  15. Pihlajalinna announces the preliminary price range for its planned initial public offeringRead the original story

    Yesterday | PR-inside.com

    PIHLAJALINNA OY COMPANY RELEASE 22 MAY 2015, 1.30 p.m. EET NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES, AUSTRALIA, CANADA, HONGKONG, JAPAN, SINGAPORE, SOUTH AFRICA OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE WOULD BE UNLAWFUL. Pihlajalinna announces the preliminary price range for its planned initial public offering Pihlajalinna Oy , one of the leading private social and healthcare service providers in Finland, announces the price range for the share issue and sale related to the planned initial public offering of its shares.

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  16. .com | Ethiopia's discreet Hailemariam likely to return to powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    ... groups." Instead, Hailemariam, who studied civil engineering in Addis Ababa, was completing his master's degree at Finland's Tampere University when the dictator fell. He became the chairman of the ruling Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic ...

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  17. Revenio Group Corporation: Notice pursuant to section 5, chapter 9 of the Securities Market ActRead the original story

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    ... whose core business is in tonometers. The Revenio Health Tech segment comprises the business operations of Icare Finland Oy, Revenio Research Oy and Oscare Medical Oy, which specializes in osteoporosis screening and monitoring. The common ...

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  18. Ferratum Oyj: Ferratum launches small business lendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AndhraNews

    Ferratum Oyj /Ferratum Oyj: Ferratum launches small business lending . Processed and transmitted by NASDAQ OMX Corporate Solutions.The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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  19. Outokumpu's stainless steel fuel tank wins ISSF New Applications AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    ... assessing the risk of cancer among the stainless steel industry employees in Outokumpu's Kemi and Tornio sites in Finland. The International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) is a non-profit research and development organization which was founded in 1996 ...

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  20. Efficiency record for black silicon solar cells jumps to 22.1 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Science, Industry and Business

    Aalto University's researchers improved their previous record by over 3 absolute percents in cooperation with Universitat PolitA cnica de Catalunya The researchers from Finland's Aalto University and Universitat PolitA cnica de Catalunya have obtained the record-breaking efficiency of 22.1% on nanostructured silicon solar cells as certified by Fraunhofer ISE CalLab. An almost 4% absolute increase to their previous record is achieved by applying a thin passivating film on the nanostructures by Atomic Layer Deposition, and by integrating all metal contacts on the back side of the cell.

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