HELSINKI, May 23 Finnish tyre maker Nokian Tyres
expects its new U.S. factory in Tennessee to help it
double its sales in North America, especially by expanding its
all-season tyre sales in the region, the company said on
HELSINKI Foreign ministers from the Council of Europe, the continent's chief human rights watchdog, reached an agreement on Friday that opens the way for Russia to return to the organization, resolving a dispute that began after Moscow's seizure of Crimea.
HELSINKI Finland's Nokia plunged to a surprise quarterly loss after it failed to supply 5G telecoms equipment in time, and said the security dispute surrounding rival Huawei was creating pressure to invest as customers reassess their suppliers.
HELSINKI Finland's Social Democrats (SDP) embarked on Monday on the complex task of forming a governing coalition, after beating a nationalist, anti-immigration party by a hairsbreadth in the most fragmented election in the country's history. | Video
HELSINKI, April 15 Finland's Social Democrats
(SDP) embarked on Monday on the complex task of forming a
governing coalition, after beating a nationalist,
anti-immigration party by a hairsbreadth in the most fragmented
election in the country's history.
HELSINKI Finland's leftist Social Democrats and the nationalist Finns Party emerged nearly tied to win Sunday's general election, reflecting a mounting sense of insecurity in the Nordic nation over immigration, welfare and climate change. | Video
(This April 11 story refiles to clarify that the Social Democrats have been in government as junior coalition partners during the last 20 years)
* Project already more than 10 years behind schedule
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FORSSA, Finland In a Nordic country used to a high level of state social care, Finns were shocked to hear of care homes leaving elderly patients all night in soaked diapers, a scandal that may play a part in helping the left return to power after 20 years in opposition. | Video
HELSINKI Finland's coalition government resigned on Friday a month ahead of a general election, saying it could not deliver on a healthcare reform package that is widely seen as crucial to securing long-term government finances. | Video