Finland is a Northern European nation bordering Sweden, Norway and Russia. Its capital, Helsinki, occupies a peninsula and surrounding islands in the Baltic Sea.
ï»¿Finland importing students to prevent rural high schools from closing
The number of secondary school students in Finland is expected to continue to significantly decrease over the coming years.
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Oct 2021 04:10:00 GMT
How a remote and dreary village in Finland became world famous by advertising its pessimism.
Young people in Finland are fleeing the countryside in droves. Left behind is an aging population afraid of losing its social cushion. Politicians have no easy fixes. But when pessimism becomes your ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 11 Oct 2021 02:44:00 GMT
Erdogan Threatens to Expel 10 Western Envoys
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan criticized Thursday ambassadors of 10 countries, including the US, Germany and France, over their call for philanthropist Osman Kavala's release from prison, saying ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Oct 2021 23:51:00 GMT
Proposal to forgive student loans questioned by ruling parties, student union
Finnish Minister of Science and Culture Antti Kurvinen (Centre) proposed last week that teachers, physicians and other professionals moving to sparsely populated areas be offered full or partial ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 10 Oct 2021 20:57:00 GMT
Regional expressions we learned as children can be soothing
And they adopted "Minnesotan." I'm talking about regional accents and speech patterns and mannerisms. When I got to thinking about this, I remembered there are some people who have written about ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 16 Oct 2021 03:00:00 GMT
AURA Istanbul Saturday Conferences: Juhani Pallasmaa & Hüseyin Yanar "Art in Architecture"
The opening conference of the ?AURA on Saturday? series in 2021 Fall Semester will host architect, professor emeritus, writer Juhani Pallasmaa ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Oct 2021 06:30:00 GMT
Erdogan threatens to expel ambassadors who called for Kavala?s release
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday threatened to expel a number of western diplomats who called for the release of philanthropist Osman Kavala earlier this week.The president said ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Oct 2021 09:25:00 GMT
?A conductor needs to be a psychologist?: Santtu-Matias Rouvali?s big plans for the Philharmonia
He hunts all his own food, unwinds in the sauna, and yearns to play with the Rolling Stones. Meet the Philharmonia?s new principal conductor, a dynamic, 35-year-old Finn ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Oct 2021 07:02:00 GMT
Covid-19 silver lining: overseas study opportunities abound for Vietnamese students
Educational institutions in key host countries, most of which bore the brunt of Covid's fury last year, are reopening their doors to international students, including those from Vietnam.
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Oct 2021 06:20:00 GMT
Turkey threatens to expel 10 Western ambassadors
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday threatened to expel the ambassadors of ten western countries over their statement for the release of a detained businessman. "I told our foreign ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Oct 2021 06:22:00 GMT
Bangladesh Police Arrest, Hold Sister of Journalist Living in US
Exiled reporter Kanak Sarwar says officers arrested his sibling to retaliate for his reporting on the government.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Oct 2021 14:33:00 GMT
Hamilton mitigates grid penalty with strong qualifying run
Lewis Hamilton mitigated the damage from his 10-place grid penalty at the Turkish Grand Prix by posting the fastest time in Saturday qualifying. It should have given the world champion his ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 09 Oct 2021 16:33:00 GMT