Finnish nuclear power developers kick out Russian partners

Finnish nuclear power developers kick out Russian partners

After more than eight years of joint planning, the Fennovoima nuclear power company terminates its cooperation with Russian state-controlled company RAOS Project. The decision has...
What you need to know about Finland and Sweden’s path to NATO membership

What you need to know about Finland and Sweden’s path to...

HELSINKI/STOCKHOLM — Since Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Finland and Sweden have been considering applying for membership of the NATO military alliance, which would mark...
Norway closes seaports and border to Russian traffic

Norway closes seaports and border to Russian traffic

The Norwegian government on Friday announced that it will follow the European Union’s decision to close seaports and borders to Russian goods traffic. The closure...
Finland will decide to apply for NATO membership on May 12, says Iltalehti newspaper

Finland will decide to apply for NATO membership on May 12,...

HELSINKI — Finland will decide to apply for NATO membership on May 12, Finnish newspaper Iltalehti reported late on Sunday, citing anonymous government sources. The...
Allianz becomes latest insurer to opt out of Arctic oil and gas

Allianz becomes latest insurer to opt out of Arctic oil and...

LONDON — Europe's biggest insurer Allianz plans to take a harder line on insuring the oil and gas industry, including new projects in the...
Finland almost certainly to apply for NATO membership, says Swedish Foreign Minister

Finland almost certainly to apply for NATO membership, says Swedish Foreign...

STOCKHOLM — Finland will almost certainly apply for membership in NATO, Sweden's Foreign Minister Ann Linde told Swedish television on Sunday. Russia's invasion of Ukraine...
Finland will decide soon whether to join NATO, PM says

Finland will decide soon whether to join NATO, PM says

Speaking in Athens on Thursday, Finland’s Prime Minister Sanna Marin said that her country would decide ‘soon’ on whether to join the NATO alliance...
Swedish PM rejects referendum on possible NATO membership

Swedish PM rejects referendum on possible NATO membership

STOCKHOLM — Sweden's government does not plan to hold a referendum if its parliament decides to proceed with an application for NATO membership, Prime...
Norway asks human rights court to dismiss Arctic oil case

Norway asks human rights court to dismiss Arctic oil case

OSLO — Norway asked the European Court of Human Rights to dismiss a case brought by Norwegian climate activists who are seeking to stop...
US Coast Guard proposes purchase of existing icebreaker as Arctic ‘bridging strategy’

US Coast Guard proposes purchase of existing icebreaker as Arctic ‘bridging...

The Biden administration is requesting $125 million in its 2023 budget to purchase an existing privately owned U.S. icebreaker. The funds would cover the estimated...