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Nokia smartphones making a strong global comeback powered by Android

Nokia, the largest mobile phone manufacturer in the world for well over a decade, seems to be making a comeback. This includes the United States where the company struggled to get a foothold with the Lumia devices. Recent data suggests that Android smartphones carrying the Nokia brand are surging on sales charts around the world.

Written by Janita on Wednesday February 14, 2018
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Ugandan reporter working on Finnish arms dealer death case kidnapped

Tuomas Teräsvuori, was found dead last week in Uganda's capital Kampala. Now the Finn, an arms dealer by trade was initially reported to have died of natural causes. Since that conspiracy theories have been sprung up as Ugandan press has circulated, now further fueled kidnapping news.

Written by Janita on Wednesday February 14, 2018
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Sample consumption taxes in Finland

The Taxpayers Association of Finland (TAF) has released their annual calculations consumption taxes in selected products. When a consumer buys products they pay mostly Value Added Tax (VAT), but some products also have production taxes.

Written by Janita on Sunday February 11, 2018
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