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The King and Queen attend the 71st Baden-Powell Fellowship Event in Mexico

NordenBladet — From Thursday 22 to Saturday 24 March, The King and Queen took part in a Scout trip with the Baden-Powell Fellowship to Mexico City, Mexico. The meeting was arranged by the World Scout Foundation, of which The King

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The Crown Princess visits the Amphibious Regiment

NordenBladet — On Thursday 22 March, The Crown Princess visited the Amphibious Regiment (Amf 1) at Berga. During her visit, The Crown Princess learnt about the regiment’s operations and had the opportunity to try combat shooting and throwing a live

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WHY is Scandinavia so rich? Why are Scandinavian/Nordic countries so wealthy?

NordenBladet – Probably many people have ever wondered why the Nordic countries are so rich and enjoy a very high standard of living. Nordic countries become richer and year after year increase their international influence, turning Scandinavia into one of the

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WHO ARE rich in Scandinavia? List of Nordic dollar billionaires (Forbes’ 2017-edition of the world’s billionaires)

NordenBladet – According to Forbes’ 2017-edition of the world’s billionaires the world’s richest person is still Bill Gates, with a combined wealth of almost $87 billion dollars. Biggest gainer was Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, who grew his wealth by almost

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Sweden: The King holds an audience with the President of the National Assembly of Serbia

NordenBladet — On Tuesday 20 March, The King held an audience with the President of the National Assembly of Serbia Maja Gojković at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. During her visit to Sweden, Ms Gojković also held meetings with Minister

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Sweden: General Jarmo Lindberg receives the Order of the Polar Star from The King

NordenBladet — On Monday 19 March, Commodore of the Finnish Defence Forces General Jarmo Lindberg was awarded the rank of Commander 1st Class of the Royal Order of the Polar Star. General Lindberg was awarded the Royal Order of the

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Advisory Council on Foreign Affairs at the Royal Palace of Stockholm

NordenBladet — On Tuesday 20 March, an Advisory Council on Foreign Affairs was held at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. The Council is a consultation group between the Riksdag and the Swedish Government, presided over by The King. The Council

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WHAT is a Virtual Assistant and what do they do? 12 most commonly asked questions about VA

NordenBladet – Nowadays, especially when looking at job offers, you can often meet the expression Virtual Assistant (VA). Since this is not a very common expression in Scandinavia, you may inevitably have questions: What is it? What is a virtual

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Sweden: The Crown Princess’ name day is celebrated in the Inner Courtyard

NordenBladet — On Monday 12 March, The Crown Princess’ name day was celebrated in the traditional manner at the Royal Palace of Stockholm. The celebrations began with a tribute concert by the Army Music Corps, who performed the Swedish Armed

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Sweaden´s Crown Princess attends the Winter Paralympic Games

NordenBladet — From Wednesday 14 to Saturday 17 March, The Crown Princess visited the Winter Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang to follow the Swedish competitors. The Crown Princess’s first day in Pyeongchang began with watching the sprint final, in which Zebastian

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BIG GALLERY! Republic of Estonia 100. Flag hoisting ceremony on February 24, 2018

NordenBladet – The first festive event of the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Estonia was hoisting the flag on the Pikk Hermann tower on Tallinn’s Toompea Hill at sunrise. Every day, the Estonian flag is hoisted at sunrise, and

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First book of Estonia 100 series introduced – Laar and Hiio introduced the first book on Monday at the Apollo cinema in Tallinn’s Solaris center

NordenBladet – The series of 44 books on a wide range of different topics will eventually provide a broad overview of the first century of Estonian statehood. The first two books revisit the history of the Estonian state and were

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GALLERY: Nordic Council of Ministers Information Day in Võru

NordenBladet – Nordic Council of Ministers is introducing subsidy programs for cooperation with the Nordic countries, by carrying out information meetings in various towns around Estonia. Yesterday, 6 February there was an information day in Võru cultural house Kannel (Liiva

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Finland’s „MATKA Nordic Travel Fair 2018″ is at full flow + BIG GALLERY

NordenBladet – The annual Finland’s tourism fair is the biggest event for the travel industry in Northern-European and the Baltic Sea region. The fair attracts to Helsinki the Finnish as well as international travel organizers, travel bureaus around the world

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Finland´s MATKA Nordic Fair 2018 Workshop day in Helsinki´s exhibition center + PHOTOS!

NordenBladet – Matka Workshop Day was held on 17 January 2018 at the Nordic Travel Fair MATKA 2018 and it included two events: Meet Finland and Global Workshop. This B2B matchmaking event brought together travel trade professionals globally seeking to

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24-year-old is Norway’s richest with a capital of NOK 11.1 billion

NordenBladet – The 24-year-old Gustav Magnar Witzøe is Norway’s richest person with a capital of NOK 11.1 billion. He is shareholder of his father’s marine business. According the tax list, The 24-year-old Gustav Magnar Witzøe has the most wealth and

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