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Jussi Rosendahl

Dethroned at home, Finland's Stubb lives and breathes Europe

Nov 02 2018

HELSINKI/BERLIN He was too sporty, too international and too outspoken for his small country -- but he has no qualms about campaigning to become the next European Commission President.

Tire maker Nokian profit hit by Russia, Norway issues, emissions rules

Oct 31 2018

HELSINKI Finland's Nokian Tires reported a surprise fall in quarterly earnings on Wednesday and cut its full-year profit outlook, citing issues in Russia and Norway on top of new emissions standards that have had an impact across the sector.

Nokia kicks off new cost cuts, counts on 5G for profit boost

Oct 25 2018

HELSINKI Telecom network equipment maker Nokia kicked off a new cost-cutting program on Thursday and repeated an ambitious profit forecast, saying operators' demand for next-generation 5G networks would pick up pace in the remainder of the year.

Nordea profit misses estimates as margins shrink

Oct 24 2018

HELSINKI Nordea posted a larger than expected drop in third-quarter profit on Wednesday, citing pressure on margins, as the company hit back at allegations of lax controls, saying it had spent years beefing up anti-money laundering resources.

UPDATE 2-Ship tech company Wartsila cuts services outlook after profit miss

Oct 23 2018

* Finnish firm sees growth from sulphur scrubbers (Adds CEO comments, background on scrubbers, updates shares)

Russian oligarch under U.S. sanctions files suit against Nordic banks

Oct 22 2018

HELSINKI A Russian businessman under U.S. sanctions over the Ukraine conflict due to his close ties with President Vladimir Putin has filed suit against four Nordic banks, accusing them of discrimination, a court said on Monday.

Russian oligarch under U.S. sanctions files suit against Nordic banks

Oct 22 2018

HELSINKI A Russian businessman under U.S. sanctions over the Ukraine conflict due to his close ties with President Vladimir Putin has filed suit against four Nordic banks, accusing them of discrimination, a court said on Monday.

UPDATE 1-Russian oligarch under U.S. sanctions files suit against Nordic banks

Oct 22 2018

HELSINKI, Oct 22 A Russian businessman under U.S. sanctions over the Ukraine conflict due to his close ties with President Vladimir Putin has filed suit against four Nordic banks, accusing them of discrimination, a court said on Monday.

Nokia chairman reopens old wounds with new book

Oct 12 2018

HELSINKI Nokia's chairman has pointed the finger at his predecessor over the mobile phone maker's fall from grace in a book that has reopened old wounds in Finland, where the company remains a source of national pride.

Crowdfunding platform Fellow Finance aims for rapid growth after IPO

Oct 09 2018

HELSINKI, Oct 9 Finnish crowdfunding platform Fellow Finance is targeting fast international growth after a successful initial public offering (IPO) in Helsinki, its chief executive said.

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