Latest News for: Finland culture


Education should be a long-term priority

Dawn 27 Feb 2024
One of the examples should be the educa- tional system in practice in Finland ... Finland’s educational system does not enforce artificial merit-based system or arbitrary competition ... The standard of teaching in Finland is remarkable.

New Study Reveals the Allure of the Top 10 Countries for Long-Term Residence

Lebanon Democrat 27 Feb 2024
Some seek economic prosperity and cultural exchange ... It offers a with a low unemployment rate — 2.7% — low crime rates, mental health awareness campaigns, strategic urban planning, job opportunities, cultural attractions, , and visionary leadership.

Howell assistant principal visits Finland, returns with global focus

Livingston Daily 26 Feb 2024
He, along with others in his cohort, spent 10 days learning and collaborating with school and government leaders in Finland ... Another takeaway was Finland’s commitment to cross-cultural communication.

Finnish study proves Trudeau wrong on gender mutilation of kids

Life Site 26 Feb 2024
But as a recent study out of Finland found, these arguments are based on… nothing at all ... She launched one of Finland’s first pediatric gender clinics in 2011, but soon started having doubts ... I had no idea that Finland was located in Mississippi.

A landmark Finnish study is changing how we approach trans-kids

New York Post 24 Feb 2024
A new study arrives as medical interventions for trans young-people have emerged at the center of our national culture wars ... Riittakerttu Kaltiala, chief psychiatrist at the Tampere University Hospital Department of Adolescent Psychiatry in Finland.

Is There Really A Link Between Math Skills And Musical Skills?

IFL Science 24 Feb 2024
The University of Edinburgh offers Mathematics and Music as a bachelor’s degree course, which focuses on theoretical and cultural aspects of music alongside the math courses.  ... human cultures.

I was in Moscow the day Putin invaded Ukraine, and some Russians were in tears

Business Insider 24 Feb 2024
Saint Basil's Cathedral, Moscow ... He now works as a news fellow with Business Insider ... Two at most ... "Look at the streets ... As I stepped into Finland, I waved goodbye to Russia, the place, the beautiful image of Russia, its culture and people, that I loved.

11 things people do in Finland — the happiest country in the world — that ...

Business Insider 23 Feb 2024
When you think about Finland, saunas are perhaps one of the first cultural components you envision ... In Finland, however, it's normal to accept silence in conversation, and it's considered rude to ...

Canadian woman who lives in Sweden reveals the 14 incredible healthy habits she has learned from...

The Daily Mail 23 Feb 2024
Twelfth, was sauna culture ... 'Living here has opened my eyes to how much sauna is a part of their culture, specifically in Northern Sweden,' which, she added, shared a border with Finland, which is thought to be the top users of saunas globally.

Jaishankar, Finnish counterpart Elina Valtonen unveil logo celebrating 75 years of diplomatic ties

Beijing News 22 Feb 2024
The logo, designed by a talented Indian student, serves as a testament to the deep friendship, cultural exchange, and collaborative spirit shared between India and Finland over the past 75 years and ...

The 10 Best Home Saunas That Bring the Spa Experience Right to You

The Capital Journal 16 Feb 2024
Actually, they were first invented in Finland thousands of years ago and have only gained popularity in the centuries since ... Finland is where saunas were first invented thousands of years ago, and the country is still well-known for its sauna culture.

Joyful Dragon for a Happy Chinese New Year | 2024 “Happy Chinese New Year” to ...

GetNews 13 Feb 2024
Finland and Estonia Invite You to Enjoy the Chinese Cultural Extravaganza ... As we celebrate the "Joyful Dragon for a Happy Chinese New Year", let's anticipate the radiant display of this Spring Festival cultural extravaganza in Finland and Estonia!.

Bendheim Celebrates Important Distinction From UNESCO

Longview News-Journal 13 Feb 2024
International Agency Recognizes Handmade Glass as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity ... The traditional craft of handmade glass production was nominated for the UNESCO award by Germany, France, Spain Finland, the Czech Republic and Hungary.

New Finland president Stubb pro-NATO, anti-Russia

Gulf Today 12 Feb 2024
Stubb becomes president when Finland had broken with its traditional diplomatic neutrality, and joined the western military alliance, the Northern Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) against Russia.

Aki Kaurismaki sees people as equals: 'Fallen Leaves' star Alma Poysti on Finnish helmer's new movie

Hindustan Times 12 Feb 2024
The film, currently streaming on MUBI India, won the Jury Prize at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival and has earned universal acclaim for its gentle take on love between two lonely souls in Helsinki, Finland.