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Aktia Bank revises Finland’s economic growth downwards

Finland’s Aktia Bank says it is re-evaluating the economic outlook for the year ahead. Previously, the bank said it expected Finland’s economy to grow around...

Ambitious new campus plans for old hospital site

The City of Helsinki has announced an ambitious new plan to partner with dozens of companies to develop and expand the Maria 01 campus...

Slush is braced for more investors, more money, more startups

Four years ago Andreas Saari was standing in a shipping container, checking names on a list and handing out passes to Slush participants. Fast forward to...

Redi shopping centre boss removed after disappointing launch

The director of Redi shopping centre in east Helsinki has been let go from her current position, after a disappointing launch for the flagship...

Back to black: why Finnish retailers are expanding their sales

The Black Friday sales event might only have been introduced from America to Finland a few years ago, but now retailers are expanding their...

Finnish supermarkets braced for Brexit price increases

Finnish supermarkets are making contingency plans for Britain leaving the EU without a deal in place for future trade relations. It means possible disruptions in...

Fiskars cutting costs and trimming international jobs

Finnish homeware brand Fiskars is set to cut international jobs as part of a cost savings plan. The company - perhaps best known for its...

Some Lapland property prices rising faster than cities

Property prices in some parts of Lapland are rising faster than other bigger cities. According to the latest data from the Central Federation of Finnish...

Nokia announces financial losses and job cuts

Finnish tech giant Nokia has announced it made a significant loss in the 3rd quarter this year. The latest figures out today show Nokia's operating...

Security strike: “many companies would pay their receptionists better, but not...

Finland is facing yet another day of strikes, as thousands of security guards take part in industrial action over three days from Wednesday to...