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Coronavirus health impact felt on everyday life, as authorities gear up...

An extensive new study from THL shows how the impact of the coronavirus crisis this year has been felt across the whole country -...

Sitra Fund: Coronavirus has changed Finns’ habits

A new study by Sitra Fund finds that restrictions caused by the coronavirus have changed consumption habits, values and attitudes of Finns - including...

€17 million coronavirus grants for orchestras, museums and theatres

Finland's arts and culture sector, hard hit by the downturn in visitors and events during the coronavirus crisis this year, is getting a €17...

Coronavirus cluster: Hundreds of students switch to distance learning

Hundreds of students at a school in Vantaa have switched to distance learning this morning after a coronavirus outbreak, with the city's chief physician...

Restaurant restrictions tighten, as Covid-19 cases surge

The government is putting in place new restrictions on restaurants and bars from Saturday, as it warns there's a surge in the number of...

Poll: Finns – mostly young people – have doubts about coronavirus...

A new survey by MTV News finds a large number of Finns have doubts about getting a coronavirus vaccine, with just over a third...

Stora Enso plant in Oulu becomes coronavirus hotspot 

The Stora Enso paper mill in Oulu has become a Covid-19 hotspot after 150 workers there were found to have the virus. Around 1,700 contractors...

Red Cross: Coronavirus increases food poverty in Finland

The Red Cross has warned of the growing need for food aid in Finland as the coronavirus crisis impacts the financial situation of many...

THL: Quarter of all coronavirus infections in speakers of foreign languages

The Finnish Institute of Health and Welfare THL says that a quarter of all Covid-19 infections in the country have been detected in people...

New capital region covid restrictions come into force

New restrictive measures to slow the spread of coronavirus are being introduced Monday  in the capital city region. Joint action by Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa and...