- Finnish military informs 900,000 reservists about war duty Updated: May-04-15 11:49 am
HELSINKI - Finland's defense forces have begun informing 900,000 reservists about their duties during war, as military activity mounts in the Baltic Sea region.
- Nokia turns to Q1 profit but networks division is a concern Updated: Apr-30-15 1:40 pm
HELSINKI - Buoyed by strong overall sales, Nokia made a net profit of 177 million euros ($195 million) in the first quarter from a loss a year earlier, but its shares plummeted more than 10 percent Thursday over a weak performance at its main networks unit.
- Finland signs nuclear construction deal with Russian firm Updated: Apr-30-15 1:04 pm
HELSINKI - Finnish utility Fennovoima said Thursday it has awarded the main contract for constructing a nuclear plant in Finland to the Russian company Titan-2.
- Angry Birds to help save their counterparts in South Pacific Updated: Apr-30-15 11:08 am
HELSINKI - Angry Birds are getting angrier, because some of their real-life colorful counterparts in the South Pacific are facing extinction.
- Sidney Crosby to lead Canada at hockey worlds Updated: Apr-30-15 6:20 am
PRAGUE - Unlike previous editions, this year's hockey world championship is bringing out the best.
- Finnish navy drops depth charges onto suspected submarine Updated: Apr-28-15 12:36 pm
HELSINKI - The Finnish navy has been chasing "an underwater object" which it has failed to identify, forcing it to drop depth charges to warn the intruder it had been detected, officials said Tuesday.
- Opposition centrists win Finland election, face tough talks Updated: Apr-19-15 7:07 pm
HELSINKI - The opposition Center Party has won Finland's parliamentary election but its new leader faces tough talks on forming a government following the success of the populist, anti-establishment Finns Party that placed ahead of the main government partners, the conservatives and Social Democrats.
- Nokia aims to become networks giant with Alcatel-Lucent deal Updated: Apr-15-15 12:47 pm
HELSINKI - Nokia will buy ailing French telecom company Alcatel-Lucent for around 15.6 billion euros ($16.5 billion) through a public exchange of shares in France and the United States, in a bid to become a leading global networks operator.
- Nokia in advanced talks to buy Alcatel-Lucent Updated: Apr-14-15 1:31 pm
HELSINKI - Nokia revealed Tuesday it's in advanced talks to buy the ailing French telecoms company Alcatel-Lucent, an apparent bid to become a leading global networks operator.