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Cold comfort Christmas for tens of thousands of Finns

Charities have been helping tens of thousands of low-income Finns with Christmas necessities again this year, as childhood poverty grows. At Helsinki's Messukeskus more than...

VIDEO: Santa’s Christmas Eve Message

Lapland resident Santa Claus is about to set off on his annual journey around the world to deliver presents to children (but only the...

Police launch 24 hour drink drive crack-down

Police forces across the country are launching a 24 hour crack-down on people who drive while under the influence of alcohol. Some 18,000 people are...

Salvation Army starts Christmas charity collections

The Salvation Army Pelastusarmeja has launched its Christmas appeal, to help low income families and underprivileged children across the country. The first red kettle charity...

Finland’s Christmas Radio Moves To Year-Round Format

Are you already missing the most wonderful time of the year? Finland's Christmas Radio station Jouluradio is extending the seasonal spirit from the usual holiday...

Selling Christmas In Finland – Without Santa

At this time of year, it's not too difficult to attract tourists to Lapland. The combination of snowy winter weather, the possibility to glimpse...

Posti Hires Thousands for Christmas Rush

The post office will hire 3,500 seasonal workers this Christmas, to cope with the annual increase in Christmas mail. Half of the temporary staff Posti...