Jussi Rosendahl

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3 Nov 2018 | 1:22 AM

Dethroned at home, Finland's Stubb lives and breathes Europe

HELSINKI/BERLIN (Reuters) - He was too sporty, too international and too outspoken for his small country -- but he has no qualms about campaigning to become the next European Commission President.

22 Oct 2018 | 9:41 PM

Russian oligarch under U.S. sanctions files suit against Nordic banks

HELSINKI (Reuters) - A Russian businessman under U.S. sanctions over the Ukraine conflict due to his close ties with President Vladimir Putin has filed suit against four Nordic banks, accusing them of discrimination, a court said on Monday.

12 Oct 2018 | 9:39 PM

Nokia chairman reopens old wounds with new book

Nokia's chairman has pointed the finger at his predecessor over the mobile phone maker's fall from grace in a book that has reopened old wounds in Finland, where the company remains a source of national pride.

Siilasmaa said Ollila (pic) sought to prevent his election as chairman in 2012, and yelled at him over phone when he briefed Ollila the following year about the plan to sell the handset business to Microsoft. — Reuters
26 Jul 2018 | 4:44 PM

After profits drop, Nokia counts on 5G boost later in year

Telecom network equipment maker Nokia posted quarterly earnings below market expectations on July 26 but vowed that business would recover later this year on the back of a next-generation 5G cycle picking up pace in the United States.

Nokia provided few details on how much of a recovery it may see in the current third quarter following the weak first half. — Reuters
15 Jun 2018 | 7:23 PM

Knife attacker sentenced to life by a Finnish court

HELSINKI (Reuters) - A Finnish court sentenced Abderrahman Bouanane, a failed Moroccan asylum seeker, to life in prison on Friday for stabbing two women to death and wounding eight other people last year in the Nordic country's first militant Islamist attack.

10 Jun 2018 | 12:28 AM

Finns Stubb and Katainen leave door open to EU Commission top job

TURKU, Finland (Reuters) - Former Finnish prime ministers Alexander Stubb and Jyrki Katainen left open the possibility on Saturday that they would run to succeed Jean-Claude Juncker as the EU executive's president next year.

9 Jun 2018 | 8:19 PM

Finland's health care reform vote to be pushed back by months - parliament speaker

TURKU, Finland (Reuters) - The Finnish parliament will not be able to vote on the government's major health care and local government bill until August at the earliest, parliament's speaker said on Saturday.

26 Apr 2018 | 2:30 PM

Hotel key cards, even invalid ones, help hackers break into rooms

By getting hold of a widely used hotel key card, an attacker could create a master key to unlock any room in the building without leaving a trace, Finnish security researchers said in a study published on April 25, solving a 14-year-old mystery.

27 Mar 2018 | 12:38 PM

Finland’s Hatch plans Netflix-style streaming for mobile games

Hatch Entertainment, a spin-off from the game maker behind the Angry Birds franchise, is testing streaming access to mobile games the way Netflix does for movies or Spotify for music.

24 Mar 2018 | 9:49 PM

Former Catalan leader avoids arrest in Finland, heads to Belgium

BARCELONA/HELSINKI (Reuters) - Facing arrest by Finnish authorities acting on an international warrant issued by Spain, former Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont has left Finland and was headed to Belgium, a Finnish lawmaker and ally said on Saturday.