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Hamina

(hä`mĭnä), Swed. Fredrikshamn, city (1996 pop. 9,925), South Finland prov., SE Finland, on the Gulf of Finland. Hamina is an important port. Timber and wood products are exported. Originally named Veckelaks, it was a noted trade center in the Middle Ages. The Treaty of Fredrikshamn (1809), by which Sweden ceded all of Finland to Russia, was signed in Hamina.
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National contract notice: construction, piling and foundation work for the flagships of hamina world flag
Hamina LNG Oy, a joint venture between Finnish Hamina Energia Oy and Estonian Alexela Varahalduse AS, on Thursday, June 22, adopted a final investment decision and will start the construction of a 95 million Euro liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal at Hamina in Finland.
A Alger a l'occasion du 1er Novembre, la cinematheque proposera a 13 heures, [beaucoup moins que] Les enfants de Novembre [beaucoup plus grand que] de Moussa Haddad et a 17 heures [beaucoup moins que] Le vent des Aures [beaucoup plus grand que] de Mohamed Lakhdar Hamina.
Hamina Hasan sadly packs up to leave the village of Zargali with the rest of her family.
Also included were rare screenings of films which inspired national Algerian cinema, including: Chronicle of the year of embers (Algeria 1975) by Mohammed Lakhdar Hamina, winner of the Palme d'Or at Cannes: Opium and the baton by Ahmed Rachedi (Algeria 1969); the delightful comedy Inspector Tahar's Holiday (Algeria 1972) by Moussa Haddad and Bah El-Oued City (Algeria, France 1994) by Merzak Allouache.
The JV, set up in 2006 in Hamina, Finland, refines used lubricant oils into base oils, producing heating oils, fuel oils and bitumen.
It might sound ironic that II Google purchased a paper mill in order to build a data center for the future, but that's exactly what happened in February 2009 when the Internet and software corporation paid about $52 million for an abandoned paper mill in Hamina, Finland.
20 December 2011 - Finnish construction group Yit Oyj (HEL:YTY1V) said today that the Haminan Keha consortium, which it had co-funded with Kesalahden Maansiirto Oy, had got an order from the Finnish Transport Agency for the first construction phase of the E18 Hamina Bypass Road (Vt7).
Police recovered huge cache of weapons like pistols, rounds, bullets magazines near Syed Muhammad Shah Road, Hamina Chowk.
The cities covered are Hamina, Lahti, Mantsala, Pori, Porvoo, Rauma, Vaasa and Vantaa.
Hamina is the first production site of the chemical company in the Nordic region.
Huber's existing precipitated calcium carbonate (PCC) pigment synthesis and characterization laboratories will move to the Hamina site.