Business

A taste of tradition in northern Sweden

November 21, 2018 viktvs75 0

  Despite being zipped into a giant thermal romper, a faint chill creeps across my flesh. Even an inch of padding can’t completely keep out the cold when you’re lying on metre-thick ice. But a […]

Asia

Alibaba co-founder Jack Ma to retire, say reports

September 8, 2018 vikimar 0

  Alibaba’s co-founder and executive chairman Jack Ma will reportedly retire from the e-commerce company on Monday, as the former English teacher seeks to focus on philanthropy in education. Ma, one of China’s best known corporate leaders, […]

Business

Nordea executive appointed as CEO of Finnair

September 5, 2018 vikimar 0

  Topi Manner, the head of personal banking at Nordea, has been appointed as the successor of Pekka Vauramo as the CEO of Finnair. The Finnish flag carrier announced the appointment yesterday, highlighting the 44-year-old […]

Business

Quarterly GDP grows by 0.3% in April-June

September 2, 2018 vikimar 0

  Finland’s gross domestic product increased in the April to June quarter by 0.3 per cent from the first quarter of the year, according to Statistics Finland. Compared with the second quarter of 2017, GDP […]

Business

How to make China work for Europe

August 15, 2018 vikingarnews 0

  China’s bet to transform the world economy, the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), involves strategic risks for Europe. But these are far from insurmountable. If the Continent’s policymakers can overcome their knee-jerk reaction to […]