Lappset playground in Ghana

–Accra, Ghana The Osae-Addo and Adu family received a surprise when visiting the Legon Botanical Gardens this weekend. A brand new Lappset playground from Finland! Kids and adults thoroughly enjoyed the high quality play equipment and promised to return the next weekend with more friends. The Legon Botanical Gardens was built in the 1960s as part of the […]

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Finnish trade delegation visits Ghana

A delegation from Finland representing about 20 companies was in Ghana February 1-2, 2016 to explore business opportunities. The delegation was organized by FinPro and led by Mr Matti Anttonen, the Under–Secretary of State at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Finland. Finnish companies and citizens were invited to a cocktail at the Kempinski Hotel. The Ambassador of Finland to […]

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Message from the President of the Republic of Finland to Finnish expatriate communities

On the 6th of December each year, we Finns have the privilege of celebrating our country’s independence. This also gives us the opportunity to pause and consider what independence and Finland mean to us. The 6th of December is also dedicated to those who defended and cherished our independence. The priceless results of their work […]

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Eltel Networks provides Vessel Tracking and Management Information System for Ghana

The President of the Republic of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama has commissioned the Vessel Traffic Management Information System at the Head office of the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA). The VTMIS is an integrated system established to enhance continuous electronic surveillance on Ghana’s maritime domain as well as the inland water ways to ensure safety of […]

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Message from the President of the Republic of Finland to Finnish expatriate communities on 6 December 2012

As we celebrate Finland’s 95th Independence Day, we take great pride in the stability and wellbeing of our native land. Our prosperity depends on developments in our neighbouring areas, but also further afield. As a member of the international community, Finland contributes to global security and wellbeing. In recent years, our cooperation with the other […]

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FBCWA joins Team Finland Day

FBCWA joined the Team Finland kick-off event taking place at the Finlandia Hall on 10 September 2012. The speakers included Sauli Niinistö, President of the Republic of Finland, opens the event. Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen, Minister of Economic Affairs Jyri Häkämies as well as Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade Alexander Stubb, along with company representatives.

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