Nordic States

Nadal racks up 12th French crown as Thiem runs out of steam at…

Nadal racks up 12th French crown as Thiem runs out of steam at…

Published 10/06/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Defying the years and one of the most fierce onslaughts he has ever faced at Roland Garros, Rafa Nadal won his 12th [more…]

Uniper chairman calls for signal from Fortum to resolve dispute

Uniper chairman calls for signal from Fortum to resolve dispute

Published 26/05/2019

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Uniper’s chairman on Sunday said talks with major shareholder Fortum to resolve a dispute between the two companies were on hold after [more…]

Belgian monks resurrect brewery after two century break

Belgian monks resurrect brewery after two century break

Published 22/05/2019

GRIMBERGEN, Belgium (Reuters) - Belgian monks at the Grimbergen abbey are on the verge of brewing beer again after a break of more than 200 [more…]

Swedish prosecutor requests Assange’s detention over rape allegation

Swedish prosecutor requests Assange’s detention over rape allegation

Published 20/05/2019

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - The Swedish prosecutor heading an investigation into a rape allegation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange filed a request with a local court [more…]

IKEA to invest 400 million euros in French city center stores over…

IKEA to invest 400 million euros in French city center stores over…

Published 06/05/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - IKEA plans to invest 400 million euros ($448 million)in France over the next three years as it builds up its new city [more…]

Incoming Japanese emperor’s life filled with breaks from tradition

Incoming Japanese emperor’s life filled with breaks from tradition

Published 22/04/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Crown Prince Naruhito, set to become Japan’s emperor on May 1, is known as an earnest, studious man who wooed and won [more…]

Estonian center-right opposition wins elections

Estonian center-right opposition wins elections

Published 04/03/2019

TALLINN (Reuters) - Estonia’s opposition center-right Reform party pulled off a surprise win over Prime Minister Juri Ratas’ governing center-left Centre party in Sunday’s parliamentary [more…]

Crane ships begin raising Norwegian navy ship damaged by oil tanker

Crane ships begin raising Norwegian navy ship damaged by oil tanker

Published 26/02/2019

OSLO (Reuters) - Two crane ships early on Tuesday began raising a submerged Norwegian navy frigate which collided with an oil tanker in November and [more…]

Swedbank replaces EY with forensic auditors to investigate money…

Swedbank replaces EY with forensic auditors to investigate money…

Published 26/02/2019

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedbank said on Tuesday it had hired external forensic auditors to investigate information in a media report linking the bank to a [more…]

We’ve got this mountain of trash – why don’t we ski down it?

We’ve got this mountain of trash – why don’t we ski down it?

Published 15/02/2019

COPENHAGEN (Reuters) - What to do with the mountain of garbage a major metropolitan area produces is an age-old question. Copenhagen has come up with [more…]