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Finnish Government Proposes Limiting Rates on Text-Message Loans - Bloomberg

Finnish Government Proposes Limiting Rates on Text-Message Loans - Bloomberg | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Finnish Government Proposes Limiting Rates on Text-Message LoansBloombergThe Helsinki-based ministry proposes to cap interest rates on loans of less than 2,000 euros ($2,500) at 50 percent plus reference rate, which is currently at 1 percent,...
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Driving in Finland: Wild Camping and Cooking on Wood Fire

Driving in Finland: Wild Camping and Cooking on Wood Fire | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
We have greatly enjoyed the nature and natural beauty of Norway and Lapland before arriving in Finland.
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Sander pens book on 'Finland's proudest hour' - Cornell Chronicle

Sander pens book on 'Finland's proudest hour' - Cornell Chronicle | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Sander pens book on 'Finland's proudest hour' Cornell Chronicle Gordon F. Sander '72 has written an account of a relatively forgotten chapter of World War II military history, the 1939-40 Winter War in Finland.
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Two New Outlets Open at Helsinki Airport - ASIATravelTips.com

Two New Outlets Open at Helsinki Airport ASIATravelTips.com Helsinki Airport, operated by Finavia, has added two new fashion watch and jewellery stores to its offering of well-known luxury brands, the first step in a major modification and...
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Finland aims to reduce lynx population - Alaska Dispatch

Finland aims to reduce lynx population - Alaska Dispatch | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Finland aims to reduce lynx population Alaska Dispatch The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry wants to add a number of species to hunters' hit lists – including endangered and protected animals.
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Pickpocketing up in Helsinki as other crimes decline - YLE News

Pickpocketing up in Helsinki as other crimes decline - YLE News | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
YLE News Pickpocketing up in Helsinki as other crimes decline YLE News Detective Inspector Jouni Niskanen of the Helsinki Police estimates that such thievery adds up to damages worth at least two million euros annually in the capital.
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Finland's education succes CNN report (polskie napisy)

Finland's education succes CNN report (polskie napisy) http://t.co/qIz4628Vfm
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Donald Duck Was Banned In Finland

Donald Duck Was Banned In Finland | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Look at this #wtf #fact. Be astounded. We have the best #facts. #RT http://t.co/QY3f8SVFzk
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Me, Myself & Moi: A Whistle-Stop Tour of Helsinki's Design District

Me, Myself & Moi: A Whistle-Stop Tour of Helsinki's Design District | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
On business trips, when I know I won't have too much time for exploring, I prioritise the coffee bars. Luckily, in Helsinki, a lot of the good places to grab a macchiato happen to be in the same area — the design district.
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Listen: New Architecture InHelsinki 'In The Future' - FasterLouder

Listen: New Architecture InHelsinki 'In The Future' - FasterLouder | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Music Feeds Listen: New Architecture InHelsinki 'In The Future' FasterLouder Architecture In Helsinki's first new material since 2011 is another candy-coloured gem.
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First Miss Gay Finland crowned

First Miss Gay Finland crowned | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Leena Luuri from Kotka is the first Gay Miss Finland. Coming in second, Jennimari Jokiperä from Helsinki won the title “Almost Miss Gay Finland”, while another Helsinki resident Sanna Reinikainen took third place as “Nearly Miss Gay Finland”.
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3V signs Visa deal for Finland - Irish Independent

3V signs Visa deal for Finland - Irish Independent | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
3V signs Visa deal for Finland Irish Independent Launched in conjunction with Finland's third–biggest mobile operator, DNA Mobile, the new service will enable its 3m subscribers to make mobile payments over their smartphones and the internet.
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Russians entering Finland estimated to grow by up to 7 percent - Alaska Dispatch

Russians entering Finland estimated to grow by up to 7 percent - Alaska Dispatch | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Russians entering Finland estimated to grow by up to 7 percent Alaska Dispatch Shopping excursions by Russian visitors have grown most in the Russian cities of Vyborg and St.Petersburg, with the increased traffic seen at border crossings in the...
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The Good and the Bad of the Finland ETF - ETF Trends

The Good and the Bad of the Finland ETF - ETF Trends | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
The Good and the Bad of the Finland ETF ETF Trends Investing in Nordic countries via ETFs is similar to investing in South America on one level.
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Finland scientists turn dead wood into cheap biofuels - Responding to Climate Change

Finland scientists turn dead wood into cheap biofuels - Responding to Climate Change | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Responding to Climate Change Finland scientists turn dead wood into cheap biofuels Responding to Climate Change The Finnish solution – ready for commercial-scale production, says the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland – is a good compromise...
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Nokia Lumia 520 Topping Carrier Charts In Finland - Ubergizmo

Nokia Lumia 520 Topping Carrier Charts In Finland - Ubergizmo | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Ubergizmo Nokia Lumia 520 Topping Carrier Charts In Finland Ubergizmo Nokia Lumia 520 Topping Carrier Charts In Finland A couple of months ago we reported that the Nokia Lumia 520 was apparently selling out in India, and given the phone's...
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Finavia begins major commercial upgrade with new Helsinki stores - MoodieReport

Finavia begins major commercial upgrade with new Helsinki stores - MoodieReport | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Finavia begins major commercial upgrade with new Helsinki stores MoodieReport “We are also happy to offer an opportunity for expansion to a current retailer that has shown good performance and a positive mind-set towards our aim to improve the...
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First-ever Japanese naval visit to Helsinki - YLE News

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First-ever Japanese naval visit to Helsinki YLE News At the same time as the naval visit, Japan's Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera is also in Helsinki where he will hold talks with Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen on Thursday.
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From Finland, platform enables consumers to pay with their face

From Finland, platform enables consumers to pay with their face | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Uniqul uses facial recognition technology to enable consumers to pay without their wallet.
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In Finland, smart waste containers inform collectors when they need emptying

In Finland, smart waste containers inform collectors when they need emptying | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
The Enevo ONe Collect is a solution that lets authorities know exactly which containers need emptying on their route.
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Finland's education ambassador spreads the word

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Finland's former chief inspector is no longer needed – except as a global spokesman for Finnish success, as Peter Wilby discovers (Finland's education!
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Finland population to exceed 5.5 million in 2015 - IceNews

Finland population to exceed 5.5 million in 2015 - IceNews | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Finland population to exceed 5.5 million in 2015 IceNews In the first five months of 2013, there were around 6,000 more immigrants arriving in Finland than emigrants leaving the country.
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Five free things to see and do in Helsinki - Yahoo!7 News

Five free things to see and do in Helsinki - Yahoo!7 News | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Five free things to see and do in Helsinki Yahoo!7 News Helsinki is known as an international capital of design, and Finland is one of the eurozone's wealthiest nations.
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First Jolla Phones To Arrive In Finland Via DNA - Tools Journal

First Jolla Phones To Arrive In Finland Via DNA - Tools Journal | The Finnishing Touches | Scoop.it
Soon after the curtain raiser (read pre-sales campaign) in May this year, there is some more news on the availability of SailFish based Jolla smart p...
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The truth about Finland's education miracle - Spectator.co.uk (blog)

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Spectator.co.uk (blog) The truth about Finland's education miracle Spectator.co.uk (blog) Does Finland have the best schools system in the world?
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Finland inaugurates radio telescope in Arctic - Alaska Dispatch

Finland inaugurates radio telescope in Arctic Alaska Dispatch Finland maintains a leading position in certain areas of radio science.
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