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Posti starts job cut negotiations

Finland's national postal service Posti is set to start negotiations on dozens of job cuts. Up to 72 employees are facing redundancy when talks with...

Domestic travel drives Finland’s summer tourism surge

Finland's summer tourist industry is being driven by demand for domestic travel. It's due in part to efforts from regions around the country to promote...

VR Track bought by Norwegian company

Finnish state-owned railway operator VR has sold its subsidiary VR Track to Norwegian private company NRC Group in a deal worth €225m. It will become...

HKScan announces 165 job cuts at Finnish plants

One of the country's best-known food brands is cutting 165 jobs. Meat producer and food company HKScan announced the job losses today, after a period...

Wednesday strike: what you need to know

Finland is slowing down today, as tens of thousands of workers belonging to a number of different unions are staging a one day strike. The...

Barack Obama set to speak at Helsinki conference

Former US President Barack Obama is visiting the Finnish capital on Thursday, to speak at the Nordic Business Forum conference in Helsinki. It's the two-term...

New plans to speed up residence permit applications for non-EU workers

The Finnish government wants to make it easier for people who come to the country for work to get residence permits. It's potentially good news...

Winter is coming as house sales cool down

Finland's home sales market has cooled off in the last year, and it could be a chilly winter ahead if you're in the real...

Skydiving and a rooftop park: huge new shopping complex opens in...

Helsinki's newest shopping centre Redi opens today, and it's expected to bring in 12 million visitors in the first year alone. The complex is located...

Chinese firm brings tech jobs to Tampere

A Chinese tech company is set to create up to 100 new jobs in Tampere. AAC Technologies makes micro components for consumer electronic products, and plans...