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Gallery: Your Pictures Of Finland, May ’14

Here is our selection of the best photos around the theme of ‘regeneration’ for May 2014, featuring your stunning pictures of Finland documenting your time in Finland. Inspired? Send us an email of your photo with its title to be featured here next month. Motley agency roof terrace #helsinki #finland, Sami Keinänen Albatros – Cruise Ship made by Finnish […]

Finland Crowns Daniela Koskinen Miss Rock 2014

(FINNBAY) – Helsinki, 1 June 2014. 28-year-old Daniela Koskinen from Helsinki, nicknamed “cottoncandy”, won the annual Miss Rock 2014 of Finland. “Of course, the choice was difficult, all of these women are different in many ways and they all have wonderful personalities”, said one of the judges. Henna Jyly, 25-year-old from Helsinki came the second […]

“Espoo Barbie” Doesn’t Just Want to Be Sexy but also Smart

(FINNBAY) – Espoo, 13 May 2014. When our glorious Finnish girl with a bachelor of business administration decided to dress up and wear some makeup to look like a Barbie, many thought that she had a “thing” for Barbie dolls due to an early unresolved childhood experiences. However, Barbielle Manson “Espoo Barbie” says, No, it is not […]

Gallery: Your Pictures Of Finland, April ’14

Here is our selection of the best photos around the theme of ‘metamorphosis’ for April 2014, featuring your stunning pictures of Finland documenting your time in Finland. Inspired? Send us an email of your photo with its title to be featured here next month. Kallo, Pori Finland, Gronman Silver Skate 2014 – Kuopio, Pasi Lepola Helsinki 2014, Doods Dumaguing Inspired? Send […]

4 Hottest Finnish Female Models Under 30

Paris may be the heart of the international fashion industry but fashion scene in Finland is truly exceptional. Even though Finland is a tiny little country, its fashion scene has a particular sense of strength. It is hard to describe this notion with words; hence the reason to feature our hottest Finnish models here. Below are […]

Helsinki From 1907 to 1913 in Pictures

Recently, the Helsinki City Museum has opened one of its secret collections to the public: Helsinki in the early 20th century. The collection has about 9,466 photos and around 900 of historical Helsinki photographs were taken by the famous Finnish photographer Signe Brander more than a hundred years ago. A brief picture of Helsinki from […]

Weekend Warmup: Karmen Pedaru – Tanned Beauty

Our national hero, popular Finnish model Karmen Pedaru, was chosen by the Turkish fashion brand Ipekyol for their Spring-Summer 2014 Campaign. We have been lucky to be one of the first ones to get hold of the highlights of the shoot. Karmen’s photos were captured by Mert & Marcus, who attempt to answer to this question: […]

10 Most Beautiful Finnish Stamps

(FINNBAY) – Helsinki, 10 February 2014. The stamp designed by Ari Lakaniemi and Susanna Rumpu featuring child figures originally from an old post card, the enchanting Christmas Hug, have been selected as the most beautiful Finnish stamp of 2013. The Christmas Hug stamp got a total of 18,224 votes (10.5% of all votes) from the Posti website users. The background of the stamp glows […]

Amazing Shots From Sochi Winter Olympics 2014

The Sochi Winter Olympics 2014 (the 22nd Winter Olympics) launched in Sochi, Russia on 6 February 2014 with opening rounds in figure skating, skiing, and snowboard competitions. The city was selected as the host city back in July 2007, during the 119th IOC Session held in Guatemala City. Also Read: Showdown: Finnish VS. Russian Women Athletes It is […]

Finnish Army Recruits 150 New Soldiers

(FINNBAY) – Helsinki, 7 February 2014. The Finnish army announced 150 new recruits. The new recruits swore their oaths to protect Finland at anytime and anywhere. Their oath ceremony was held at the Lappeenranta base yesterday. Photos: Courtesy of the Finnish army.

Gallery: Your Pictures Of Finland, December ’13

Here is our selection of the best photos around the theme of ‘Road to Christmas and New Year’ for December 2013, featuring your stunning pictures of Finland documenting your time in Finland. Inspired? Send us an email of your photo with its title to be featured here next month.   Winter Glow, Miguel Virkkunen Carvalho Northern Sun, Miguel Virkkunen […]

Finland Celebrates December 6th: Independence Day Photos

Finland marked the 96th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence with parades, fireworks and barbecues. Finnish residents across the country gathered for 6th of December festivities. Some celebrated quietly at home, others took their pride outside.

Government Prepares for a New Structural Policy Programme

(FINNBAY) – Helsinki, 30 November 2013. Yesterday, the Government made a decision on the implementation of a structural policy programme at its meeting at the House of the Estates. The proposal was put forward by State Secretary Hetemäki’s working group which was responsible for coordinating preparatory work on the programme. The proposal suggests the government to […]

Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan Tames Finland with a Short Visit

(FINNBAY) – Helsinki, 7 November 2013. Yesterday, the Prime Minister of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, met Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen and visited the Finnish Parliament in Helsinki. The Prime Minister Erdoğan was accompanied by members of the Turkish government and a business delegation consisting of almost 190 representatives of key Turkish businesses. The main focus […]

South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won in Finland

(FINNBAY) – Helsinki, 25 October 2013. South Korean Prime Minister Chung Hong-won met with Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen and visited the Finnish Parliament. Discussions between the premiers focused on the countries’ bilateral relations and the economic outlook in Finland and Korea, and in the euro area and the world as a whole. During the meeting, the prime […]