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MotoGP race in Finland to be confirmed next week?

Holding a MotoGP series race is in Finland, on the new Kymi Ring race track has been rumored for quite some time. Now the Ministry of Education and Culture has an event in early August 2018, in which the Finnish MotoGP race will be confirmed.

Written by Janita on Wednesday July 26, 2017
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Black Metal in Finland Documentary

The Eternal Flame of Gehenna is a documentary directed by Sami Kettunen, which deals with Finnish black metal music. It was premiered at the Night Visions Film Festival in October 2011. The film includes interviews from members of the Azazel, Barathrum, Beherit, Clandestine Blaze, Goatmoon and Satanic Warmaster.

Written by Janita on Thursday July 6, 2017
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Uber shuts down in Finland

The ride sharing service Uber has ceased operations in Finland for now. The company has been operating in the Nordic country for some years, and during this time has been facing controversy.

Written by Janita on Thursday July 6, 2017
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City of Helsinki bans Drones in the City Center

Drones have risen in popularity in the world. In Finland and abroad they continue to be a source of controversy as well. Invading privacy and causing dangerous situations, especially in areas where aviation is done.

Written by Janita on Wednesday July 5, 2017
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Expediting student housing application processing with Software Robotics

HOAS is an organisation that provides students' affordable housing in the Helsinki metropolitan area. Due to the seasonality of the target audience, the application process is often very slow in July as student acceptance is confirmed. Now the company is deploying Software Robotics to accelerate the process.

Written by Janita on Tuesday July 4, 2017
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The hangover cure pill from Finland - Rohtos Detoxformula

The Finnish company Rohtos has started selling it's hangover pill Detoxformula in it's online store. The pill is a dietary supplement that protects the brain and body while drinking alcohol and also the next day. The pill alledgely also provides protection from other toxins.

Written by Janita on Wednesday June 21, 2017
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