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Antti Rinne to Boris Johnson: new Brexit proposals fail on at...

Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP) has told his British counterpart Boris Johnson in no uncertain terms that his new Brexit proposals fall short of expectations...

Finnish exports caught in America’s new trade tariffs

The American Government has slapped $7.5 billion tariffs on goods coming from the EU to the USA. The decision to impose the tariffs comes at...

PM in Paris: Rinne and Macron call for clear Brexit message

Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP) paid his first official working visit to Paris today to meet French President Emmanuel Macron. Brexit - the departure of the United...

Urpilainen lands EU ‘international partnerships’ Commissioner role

The former Finance Minister and leader of the Social Democrats Jutta Urpilainen has landed the role of Commissioner for International Partnerships in the cabinet of...

Almost half of Finns oppose taking in rescued Mediterranean migrants

Almost half of people in Finland – 47% – oppose taking in migrants who are rescued in the Mediterranean, according to a new poll...

Britain pulling officials and diplomats from Finland’s EU meetings

British Government Ministers, diplomats and other officials are set to stop attending EU meetings including events in Helsinki and Brussels organised by Finland during...

Antti Rinne planning Boris Johnson Brexit meeting

Finland's Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP) says he plans to meet with his UK counterpart Boris Johnson as soon as possible to discuss Brexit. The two leaders spoke...

Ohisalo: “We cannot allow anyone to drown in the Mediterranean Sea”

Finland's Interior Minister Maria Ohisalo (Green) has issued a stark warning as she meets her EU counterparts in Helsinki to discuss the migrant crisis in the...

Angela Merkel has another shaking incident at Antti Rinne ceremony

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has suffered from another bout of shaking, during a meeting with Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP). Rinne was making his first visit to Berlin...

Pekka Haavisto tasked with Africa diplomacy mission

Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto (Green) is heading to Africa this week, on a diplomatic mission to discuss the situation in Sudan. Haavisto has been tasked to...