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“I Really Think Trump Should Pay Our Lost Profits” – Small...

Market vendors at Helsinki's Kauppatori have some mixed feelings when it comes to the summit being held between US President Donald Trump and his Russian...

Lappeenranta’s Bid For World Cup Business Stalls

The 2018 World Cup kicks off in Russia today, and with two million tickets sold, hundreds of thousands of fans from all round the...

Early Summer Sun Boosts Crops On Finnish Farms

Finland's farmers are making hay while the sun shines. The early start to summer with temperatures as high as +29C in the last few weeks...

Social Democrats Propose ‘Robin Hood’ Tax Plan

Finland's Social Democrats have unveiled a new proposal to alleviate the tax burden on society's low income workers. It's just one part of a slate...

Summer Holiday Shift Could Boost Tourism Money

What do you think about your children starting and ending their school summer holidays two weeks later? A new government-backed report says it could be...

Barometer: Companies Expect Economic Growth To Continue

Finnish companies are looking forward to continued economic growth, but there are concerns ahead about recruitment, according to the latest 'barometer' from the Confederation...

Finnair Flies High With Q1 Profits

Finnish national airline Finnair got the year off to a flying start with much improved operating profits. From January to March, the company made a...

Helsinki House Prices Continue To Rise

If you want to buy a home in Helsinki, you'll have to dig deep. New figures show the demand for housing in the capital city...

Latest Numbers Show Finnish Economy Boost

Finland's public finances will stabilise next year, and the government is getting close to its employment targets. That's the latest estimates from The Research Institute...

Profits And Passengers On The Rise For State Railway Company VR

Finland's state railway company VR announced a big increase in passenger numbers last year, up 8% to 127 million journeys. The growth means light at...