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UPDATE 2-Finnish refiner Neste gets renewables lift in weaker oil market

Apr 29 2021

* Comparable sales margin rises at renewables business (Releads, adds shares, analyst)

Metso Outotec profit beats forecast on aggregates rebound

Apr 23 2021

(Reuters) -Metso Outotec reported a bigger than expected jump in first-quarter profit on Friday on a recovery in demand, especially for its aggregates business, plus cost savings from last year's merger that created the mining equipment group.

UPDATE 2-Metso Outotec profit beats forecast on aggregates rebound

Apr 23 2021

April 23 Metso Outotec reported a bigger than expected jump in first-quarter profit on Friday on a recovery in demand, especially for its aggregates business, plus cost savings from last year's merger that created the mining equipment group.

Fortum profit up on Uniper, power unit lags

Mar 12 2021

HELSINKI Fortum on Friday reported a jump in fourth-quarter profit helped by German subsidiary Uniper but its core power generation business missed forecasts, knocking shares in Finland's biggest utility.

UPDATE 3-Fortum profit up on Uniper, power unit lags

Mar 12 2021

HELSINKI, March 12 Fortum on Friday reported a jump in fourth-quarter profit helped by German subsidiary Uniper but its core power generation business missed forecasts, knocking shares in Finland's biggest utility.

Estonian tech firm says wearable air purifier can kill virus with UV light

Feb 22 2021

TALLINN Estonian tech company Respiray on Monday launched a wearable air purifier it says can kill more than 99% of viruses and bacteria in the air inhaled by the wearer using ultraviolet light. | Video

UPDATE 2-Finnish insurer Sampo books $1.1 bln impairment on Nordea stake

Feb 11 2021

Feb 11 Finnish financial group Sampo on Thursday reported a fourth-quarter loss as the company booked a 899 million euro ($1.09 billion) impairment charge due to a revaluation of its shares in banking group Nordea.

Estonian firm aims to launch modular nuclear reactor in 2035

Feb 07 2021

TALLINN Small Estonian firm Fermi Energia said on Monday it was raising capital to start the official planning process for a new generation small modular reactor (SMR) which would be one of the first in Europe and the first nuclear plant in Estonia.

UPDATE 2-Finnish refiner Neste's dividend cut and outlook sends shares lower

Feb 05 2021

Feb 5 Finnish biofuel producer and oil refiner Neste reported a smaller than expected decline in fourth-quarter profit on Friday, but a dividend cut and a warning on challenges facing its key renewables business sent its shares down 8%.

Nokia warns of "challenging" year as it plays catch-up

Feb 04 2021

HELSINKI Finnish telecom network equipment maker Nokia warned of challenges to come this year as it tries to catch up with rivals after a strong finish to 2020.

World News

NATO takes tough line on China at first summit with Biden

BRUSSELS (Reuters) -NATO leaders designated China as presenting "systemic challenges" in a summit communique on Monday, taking a forceful stance towards Beijing at Joe Biden's first summit with an alliance that Donald Trump openly disparaged and ridiculed.