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WATCH: Prime Minister Antti Rinne attends his first EU summit

Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP) is in Brussels attending the European Council meeting of EU heads of government. It's Rinne's first time representing Finland at...

Government formally nominates Finland’s next EU Commissioner

The Government has formally nominated Jutta Urpilainen (SDP) as Finland's next EU Commissioner. An experienced politician, Urpilainen has represented her Vaasa constituency in parliament since 2003....

Meet the candidate hoping to be Europe’s first indigenous MEP

On a chilly spring morning Mikkel Näkkäläjärvi (SDP) is shuttling through Helsinki Central Railway Station, taking a well-traveled route from Lapland to the capital. After this month's European...

Parties turn their attention to Euro Parliament elections

After the rush of the Finnish general election, political parties are turning their attention to the upcoming European Parliament elections which take place at...

All flights from Finland to Belgium canceled today

Hundreds of passengers have to wait or find alternative transport arrangements from Finland to Brussels today, after Belgium closed its airspace to flights. There's no...