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Finns Party MPs endorse anti-EU rally, as QAnon signs appear

Finns Party MPs posed for pictures on the steps of parliament at an anti-EU rally where protesters waved Finnish flags, and held up signs...

Sanna Marin interview: Tough negotiations bring green recovery rewards for Finland

By the time Sanna Marin (SDP) walked out to face a small pack of domestic journalists at her official Kesäranta residence on Wednesday afternoon, she...

Government concedes errors over EU protective gear order

The government concedes that delays in joining an EU-wide order for protective equipment needed during the coronavirus crisis were due to 'ambiguity of responsibility...

PM in Brussels: “We have to be ambitious, but we also...

Prime Minister Sanna Marin (SDP) has set out her opening gambit in Brussels, ahead of multi-year budget talks that are likely to be contentious. Speaking to...

Finland’s EU Presidency cost just two-thirds of the budget

The final cost to Finland of hosting the rotating six-month Presidency of the European Council last year was much cheaper than expected. New figures show...

Finnish MEPs find unity opposing monthly Brussels-Strasbourg Parliament move

The European Parliament is having its monthly plenary session in Strasbourg this week, when all the politicians - including 14 Finnish MEPs and their...

Job losses likely as European Chemicals Agency closes the door to...

Up to ten British nationals could lose their jobs at the European Chemicals Agency ECHA in Helsinki as a direct result of Brexit. After the...

Europe Minister interview: Mixed report card as Finland hands over European...

There's a few good images online from the 2012 presidential inauguration in Helsinki. Outgoing President Tarja Halonen (SDP) was giving up the keys of Mäntyniemi...

Finnish AI course goes multi-lingual during EU Presidency

A groundbreaking initiative to teach 1% of the Finnish population the basics of artificial intelligence is going to be spread across Europe. The free online...

Antti Rinne on Brexit: ‘maybe all countries support an extension’

Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne (SDP) says certainly a majority of EU countries and "maybe all" support the idea of giving Britain another extension to its...