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Nokia inks new 5G infrastructure deal in UK

Nokia has signed a deal to become the largest infrastructure partner for British telecoms company BT. As part of the deal Nokia will provide equipment...

Altia announces merger with Norwegian drinks brand

Alcohol brand Altia, partly owned by the State of Finland, has announced a merger with Norwegian drinks firm Arcus. Altia, whose products include Koskenkorva, Blossa...

Latest figures: Unemployment rising, employment weakens

New figures from Statistics Finland released on Tuesday morning show the position of employment has weakened, while unemployment has risen compared with the year...

Government ‘forgot’ about restaurant and tourism industry in budget

The Finnish Hospitality Association MaRa says the government 'forgot' about the restaurant and tourism industry in the 2021 budget, which was unveiled on Wednesday. MaRa has...

Finnair cuts domestic flights as government guarantees regional connections

Finnair says it will continue some flight services through the winter to five regional airports, but then stop those connections at the end of...

What you need to know: Finland’s 2021 budget plan

The government has formerly unveiled their 2021 budget proposals after two-and-a-half days of negotiations between ministers, and party leaders separately, in Helsinki. All the budget...

Two hundred new jobs as home-grown Friends & Brgrs serves restaurant...

Finnish burger chain Friends & Brgrs has announced it will open six more restaurants this year, creating 200 hundred new positions in cities around the country. The...

470 jobs to be axed as Neste announces closure of Naantali...

Finnish fuel company Neste says it is restructuring operations due to a drop in demand for fossil oil products: shuttering its Naantali refinery, and...

Finnair reduces flight capacity further for October

Finnair is set to reduce its flight capacity in October due to low demand for flights amid ongoing travel restrictions. The national carrier will cut...

New plans to save Lapland’s tourist industry as the clock runs...

Package holiday travel corridors, tourism bubbles, test-to-fly schemes: the government and regional tourism operators are casting a wide net to come up with ways...