The Summit Of All Nordic Countries

A summit between Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump in Finnish Lapland. It can be real if the Finnish government gets what it wants. Finland will be chairman of the Arctic Council in the next two years between 2017-2019. The presidency will officially begin in May next year and the whole year will be characterized by Finland’s 100th celebration of independence. As a new presidency, Finland will now...

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Should Australia Follow A Finnish Type Of Education?

The Australian education is in dire need of an overhaul. We look to Japan and Finland for inspiration in hopes to achieve similar success. In any discussion about education, it never takes long before Finland creeps into the convocation. Western societies, namely us, are always found to be lacking, with Finland often being longingly looked upon with envy from both educators and students alike. Comparatively we’re good, but we’re not...

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Cigars, Beers And Wines For Finland’s 100-Year Anniversary

Alko celebrates 100-year-old Finland with a large selection of drinks. The official beverage offer for the anniversary year includes liquor, champagne, wines, whiskey, spikes and beers. Only part of Alko’s celebrated party drinks is made in Finland. There are domestic small fry beers, vodka, whiskey and spit. The Finnish beer is smoky, tasty, toasty and sturdy. From the sheer shelves you can enjoy Koskenkorva , Jaloviina ,...

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The Traditional Christmas Greetings For The Presidential Couple

Republican President Sauli Niinistö and Mrs Jenni Haukio received the traditional Christmas greetings in the Talludden service center. The forest students crossed their Christmas tree, the florist’s tulip arrangement, and the Karelian Federation the Karelian pirogerna. The Animal and Nature Conservation Association gave the Presidential Party a vegetable basket. It’s a good fit because Mrs Jenni Haukio is a vegetarian. The...

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M/S Finlandia, A Venue For Sibelius Academy Musicians

As a 100-year anniversary for Finland, Eckerö Line will offer its ship regularly to the Sibelius Academy students in 2017. The shipping company wants to support the continuation of the quality of high-quality domestic music even for the future . Finland’s 100-year independence will be celebrated in m / s Finlandia in 2017 in a new way. Eckerö Line offers the ship’s platform on two days a month at the Sibelius...

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Finland’s Jubilee Coin

16-year-old Jennifer Tuomisto has depicted two hands shaking hands on the valor side of the jubilee coin The independent Finland 100 years in silver. One hand is black and the other white. Tuomisto wants to describe Finland as a non-racist country through the coin, highlighting the fact that we are all different, but equally worthwhile. On the sign side of the coin, designed by 15-year-old Saara Peltomäki from Jyväskylä, Finland is...

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