Uusimaa

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Uusimaa

 

(Swedish, Nyland) a lääni (province) in southern Finland, on the Gulf of Finland. Area, 10,400 sq km. Population, more than 1 million (1973), 82 percent of which is urban. The capital of the lääni is Helsinki.

Uusimaa yields 23 percent of the gross national industrial product. As of 1973, industry and construction employed 35 percent of the economically active population, agriculture and forestry employed 5 percent, and services employed 59 percent. Industry includes machine building, shipbuilding, electrical engineering, oil refining, food processing, printing, and the production of textiles. Agriculture is carried on near the cities.

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Dalton then took complete control in the second half with goals from Reece Nyland, Ryan Haigh, Simon Lee and two more from Anderson to finish off his hat trick.
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DUCK TENNIS PLAYERS HONORED: Manuel Kost, a freshman on the University of Oregon's men's tennis team, junior teammate Oded Teig and senior Janice Nyland of the Duck women's team earned honorable mention honors when the all-Pac-10 Conference teams were announced Tuesday.
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University of Oregon senior Janice Nyland received the Regional ITA Cissie Leary Award for Sportsmanship and will be one of eight candidates nationwide in contention for the top honor.
The patents covering this technology protect our ownership of this important intellectual property, which we will aggressively defend" said David Nyland, President & Chief Executive Officer of NBS.
Bains, of Nyland Road, Swindon, was remanded into custody to await sentencing once reports have been prepared.
Patrick Nyland, 58, was charged with attempting to obtain money by deception and forgery of a contract.
Courtney Nagle and Davina Mendiburu will be one of the Ducks' doubles teams, and Nyland and Ester Bak will be the other.