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SOUTH AFRICA

#NewCampaign: F*ck like a Finn

Finland is the best country for love-making, stated in Sultan's campaign video that has gained a million organic views in Finland alone...

24 May 2017

SOUTH AFRICA

Female millennials are the most confident and ambitious of any female generation

New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...

5 Mar 2015

UNITED KINGDOM

D&AD Awards: The nominations

LONDON, UK: Here are the nominations for the D&AD Awards. See this year's In Book winners and Nominations below. Yellow Pencil winners will be revealed on Wednesday 12 June at the Awards Ceremony.

22 Apr 2013

FINLAND

Angry Birds creator Rovio appoints woman CEO

HELSINSKI, FINLAND: Rovio, the Finnish maker of the hugely popular Angry Birds mobile game, has appointed Kati Levoranta as its first woman chief executive officer, the company announced on Wednesday.

10 Dec 2015

FINLAND

US regulator clears Nokia acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent

HELSINKI - Finnish telecom group Nokia announced on Monday it has received all US regulatory approvals needed for its proposed acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent, taking a step closer towards creating the world's biggest supplier of mobile phone network equipment...

15 Sep 2015

FINLAND

Nokia eyes mobile phone comeback through partnership

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Finnish telecoms equipment maker Nokia says it is looking at re-entering the mobile phone market by striking a licensing deal with another firm.

15 Jul 2015

FINLAND

UK most awarded country at 2014 Eurobest Festival of Creativity

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Eurobest, Europe's leading annual awards competition for creative excellence in the categories of Film, Print, Outdoor, Radio, Craft, Interactive, Media, Direct, Promo & Activation, Design, PR, Integrated, Mobile and Branded Content & Entertainment advertising, has announced the 2014 winners...

5 Dec 2014

FINLAND

Paper giant UPM slashes European paper production, cuts 550 jobs

HELSINKI, FINLAND: The world's leading maker of magazine paper, Finland's UPM-Kymmene, announced 550 job losses in Europe on Thursday in an industry hard hit by readers moving to digital publications...

17 Nov 2014

FINLAND

Inspiring creativity - Eurobest, European Festival of Creativity

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Eurobest, the European Festival of Creativity, taking place from 1-3 December 2014 in Helsinki, promises content designed to challenge thinking and inspire new ways of approaching the creative process.

14 Oct 2014

FINLAND

Angry Birds not selling so jobs going

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Rovio, the Finnish manufacturer of the popular mobile game "Angry Birds" announced has it is cutting at least 130 jobs, because sales have fallen sharply.

6 Oct 2014

FINLAND

Finland's government offices hacked, documents taken

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Finland's government authorities said they had been attacked by hackers working for one or several foreign nations who stole a "remarkable" number of files over a period of several years.

3 Jul 2014

FINLAND

Nokia recalls 30,000 chargers for Lumia 2520 tablet

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Finnish telecommunications company Nokia has recalled 30,000 chargers for its Lumia 2520 tablet because it could give customers an electric shock.

22 Apr 2014

FINLAND

Nokia mobile sales drop ahead of Microsoft handover

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Nokia announced falling mobile phone sales and lower profits in its latest financial report before handing its mobile phone business over to Microsoft.

24 Jan 2014

FINLAND

Nokia: a lesson in how high-tech flyers can fall fast

HELSINKI, FINLAND: In just five years Nokia fell from dominating the mobile phone industry to abandoning the handset business, a swift fall from grace with lessons for market leaders.

11 Nov 2013

FINLAND

Nokia reports €91m net loss as sales fall

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Finnish mobile phone manufacturer Nokia announced on Tuesday, 29 October, a net loss of €91m in the third quarter as sales continued to spiral downwards.

30 Oct 2013

FINLAND

Microsoft buys Nokia phone unit to fight Apple, Google

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Nokia said on Tuesday it was selling its beleaguered mobile phone unit to Microsoft for €5.44bn (US$7.17bn) as the US tech giant tries to fight back against rivals Apple and Google.

4 Sep 2013

FINLAND

Nokia sells phone unit to Microsoft for €5.44bn

HELSINKI, FINLAND - Beleaguered Finnish mobile phone maker Nokia will sell its mobile phone unit to US group Microsoft for €5.44bn, it said on Tuesday, 3 September.

3 Sep 2013

INDIA

Nokia says India 'least favourite market': report

Tax problems lead to Nokia criticism of India as its "least favourable market"in which to operate.

26 Aug 2013

FINLAND

Paper cuts leave Finnish economy hurting

HELSINKI, FINLAND: In the wake of mobile giant Nokia's spectacular fall, another pillar of the Finnish economy is struggling to adapt to the digital age: the paper industry.

14 May 2013

FINLAND

Patent dispute - Nokia, Blackberry settle

HELSINKI, FINLAND: Finnish mobile giant Nokia said it was withdrawing all its lawsuits against Blackberry-maker Research In Motion (RIM) after reaching an agreement on patent licencing.

24 Dec 2012

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