History Is Exciting For Both 2nd Graders

We should learn the history of the past in school, and only want to hear about how it has been in Finland before! I think Emil Mannerström and Johan Stadius. Emil and John are in grades two Åshöjdens school, and both during breaks and free time is all their games and games often about history. Interest in history was awakened including the animation series it once was – ultimate adventure . After it has especially for Emil been...

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The Oulo Symphony Orchestra

Oulu Symphony Orchestra performs Jean Sibeliuksen Finlandia 55 musicians and a choir of up to 100 kind of fun to White Summer Row. The work leading to chief conductor Johannes Gustavsson. Place: Summer Street Time: Mon 5.12. from 18.00 to 18.15. Source: kauppakeskusvalkea.fi/ajankohtaista/2016/11/oulu-sinfonia-kesakadulla-ma-5-12/ Image:...

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Finland’s Best Athletes

Para athlete Leo-Pekka Tähti enjoys a huge appreciation among his sports colleagues. YLE’s Gate survey where hundreds Finland Swedish sportsmen participated emerged a clear peak quintet – and superior winner. YLE Sport asked 120 athletes, coaches and other sports profiles from 34 different branches to appoint Finnish top three athletes in 2016. Hundred responded – although several complained about how hard it was...

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Norway’s Gift To Finland For It’s Centenary

The proposal to give Finland a little piece Mountain-Norway in anniversary gift making headlines in the media worldwide. – I think it’s an atypical news in a world where there are conflicts for even the smallest land, says NRK’s ​​foreign employee Joar Hoel Larsen. Larsen was today even called by Australian radio Friday morning. In a five-minute long interview, both explained – and nuanced – he perception...

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A Finnish Summer Experience in Paris

on the occasion of finland’s 100 years of independence, the building of the finnish institute of culture in paris has been transformed into a hotel. designed by linda bergroth, KOTI — meaning ‘home’ in finnish — celebrates the shared experience of a summer-cottage sleepover in finland. the living pop-up installation is comprised of six cottages available to book on airbnb for 100 days from january till may 2017. with luxury of...

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President Niinistö Is Concerned That Russia and US Could Discuss Without EU

Finnish President Sauli Niinistö has cautioned “a weakened and fragmented” EU against being sidelined in global politics. During his annual New Year’s Day address, Niinistö raised concerns that Presidents Putin and Trump could begin discussing Europe without its input. Finnish President Sauli Niinistö adopted a sombre tone as he addressed the country during his traditional New Year’s Day speech on Sunday. The...

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