Helsinki

Helsinki’s transport service giving away antique trams for free

Helsinki City Transport HKL is really spring cleaning this year and has decided to get rid of some of its antique trams that aren't museum-worthy but …

Finland

Finland stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 down 0.65%

© Reuters. Finland stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 down 0.65%<p>Investing.com – Finland stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as …

Stock Markets

Runaway kids prompt Helsinki to urge daycare security checks

Helsinki city officials are set to circulate a new set of safety guidelines to early childhood education staff throughout the city.<p>The guidelines …

Finland

Police shoot man in Helsinki

A man was shot by police in Helsinki on Tuesday morning. He was injured and transferred to hospital.The man was reported in the early morning, with …

Finland

Summer shakeup for Helsinki rail services

Upgrading of Helsinki’s rail yard will cause upheavals in local train services beginning after the Midsummer holiday.<p>Starting in late June, some …

Trains

Tahko from Helsinki to Bristol

Tuomas Tahko, currently University Lecturer in Theoretical Philosophy at the University of Helsinki, will be moving to the University of Bristol.<p>Dr. …

Philosophy

France Sending 24 to European Juniors in Helsinki

The French Federation (FFN) are sending a delegation of 24 athletes, 19 boys and 5 girls, to the 2018 LEN European Junior Swimming Championships, …

Swimming

Helsinki Region Transport (HSL) on Wednesday said its new fare system will reduce the cost of travelling across municipal borders but increase that of travelling within Helsinki.

“The Helsinki region constitutes an integrated commuting area where residents travel across municipal boundaries. In many places, the closest …

Finland

Washington DC to Paris, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, London, Oslo, Stockholm, Helsinki from $299 R/T [Icelandair]

Amazing deal: Washington DC to Paris, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, London, Oslo, Stockholm, Helsinki flight round-trip as low as $299.<p><b>DEPART:</b><br>Washington</b> …

Washington D.C.

Top U.S., Russian Generals To Meet In Helsinki

Joseph Dunford, the U.S. military’s top officer, will meet with his Russian counterpart, Valery Gerasimov, in Helsinki on June 8 as part of talks …

Russia

Top US, Russian military brass to meet in Helsinki

HELSINKI (AFP) -<p>Top US and Russian military officials will meet in Helsinki on Friday as part of recurring talks to prevent conflicts such as Syria and Ukraine from escalating, Finnish and US officials said.<p>The chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joe Dunford, will meet his Russian …

Russian Military

US and Russian top military brass to meet in Helsinki

The Finnish Defence Forces said it will organise a meeting between the High Command of the US Armed Forces and the Russian Armed Forces in Helsinki …

Finland

Top U.S., Russian military officers to meet in Helsinki

HELSINKI (Reuters) - The top U.S. military officer Joseph Dunford Jr. will meet his Russian counterpart Valery Gerasimov in Helsinki on Friday, Finnish defense forces said in a statement.<p>The generals will also meet separately with Finnish president and chief of defense, the statement said, but gave …

World News

No end in sight for Helsinki’s record, month-long drought

The Finnish capital Helsinki has had no rain for 30 days, a record-breaking dry spell for the Kaisaniemi weather station. The second-longest drought …

The Arctic

Helsinki Is The Magic City For British Airways Avios Points Holders...

Helsinki is not just a city with over 1,000,000 saunas (that’s a fact, by the way). It’s a place where British Airways Avios holders can extract …

British Airways

Helsinki's 'Library of the Future' Will Usher Books Into a New Age

In December 2018 the city of Helsinki will inaugurate Oodi, its new central library. A project in the works since 2010, the innovative space, whose …

Libraries

helsinki on the beach

JavaScript is disabled<p>You need to enable JavaScript to use SoundCloud<p>helsinki on the beach’s tracks<p>吸いがら20170916 by helsinki on the beach<p>published on …

Disability

Work stress and risk of death in men and women with and without cardiometabolic disease: a multicohort study

In men with cardiometabolic disease, the contribution of job strain to risk of death was clinically significant and independent of conventional risk …

Medicine

Risk of Gynecologic Cancer According to the Type of... : Obstetrics & Gynecology

Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Public Health, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, and the National …

Obstetrics

Hungary: Aid groups ask government to drop anti-migrant bill

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Hungarian civic groups under attack by anti-migration Prime Minister Viktor Orban called on the government Monday to …

Human Rights

Helsinki to raise rents on city properties by up to 10 percent next year

Helsinki will raise the rents on many of the subsidised apartments it provides to about 100,000 people across the capital, raising concerns among …

Housing

Sir David Chipperfield - The Urbanist 346 - Radio

Chapter 1<p><i>13 minutes</i><p>15<p>15<p>Chapter 1<p>We catch up with the British architect at the Venice Biennale 2018 to talk about his new urbanism book ‘On Planning – …

Architecture

Finland shares higher at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 up 1.17%

© Reuters. Finland shares higher at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 up 1.17%<p>Investing.com – Finland equities were higher at the close on Friday, as …

Stock Markets

Finland stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 up 1.17%

© Reuters. Finland stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 up 1.17%<p>Investing.com – Finland stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as …

Stock Markets

Finland shares lower at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 down 0.16%

© Reuters. Finland shares lower at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 down 0.16%<p>Investing.com – Finland equities were lower at the close on Thursday, as …

Stock Markets

Finland stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 down 0.16%

© Reuters. Finland stocks lower at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 down 0.16%<p>Investing.com – Finland stocks were lower after the close on Thursday, …

Stock Markets

Helsinki's new Central Library is a Modern and Globally Relevant Monument to Knowledge and Openness

WASHINGTON, May 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- <b>A new central library will open in the Finnish capital in December 2018 that promises to transform the way we think about public spaces and libraries. Finland's library culture is on display at the Venice Architecture Biennale from 26 May to 25 November …

Architecture

Finland stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 up 0.42%

© Reuters. Finland stocks higher at close of trade; OMX Helsinki 25 up 0.42%<p>Investing.com – Finland stocks were higher after the close on Monday, as …

Stock Markets

Lauryn Hill to play Helsinki's Flow Festival

The Finnish festival has added Ms Lauryn Hill to the 2018 line-up.<p>Last week, the rapper announced that she’ll be celebrating 20 years of her seminal …

Music