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Hat-trick for Kakko as Finland continues World Championship winning streak

Finland's teenage sensation Kaapo Kakko scored a hat-trick as the Lions fought for a 4-2 victory over Slovakia at the ice hockey World Championships. The stakes...

Tallinn tunnel developers announce Arctic railway bid

The company behind plans to build a tunnel between Finland and Estonia have jumped into the frame to develop a new high-speed Arctic railway...

Estonian speeders set to receive Finnish fine notifications

Estonian drivers caught speeding by cameras in Finland will soon be receiving letters about their fines. It's part of a new police initiative to crack...

Arctic Council fails to agree on joint ‘Rovaniemi Declaration’

For the first time in its history, the Arctic Council Ministerial meeting has failed to agree a joint declaration, after America refused to budge...

US Secretary of State delivers bullish Arctic speech in Rovaniemi

American Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has delivered a speech in Rovaniemi setting out his country's robust new strategy for the Arctic, designed to counter what...

Finland’s Arctic Council spotlight undermined by America and Russia

Politicians from eight Arctic nations and representatives from regional indigenous groups are meeting in Rovaniemi this week at the two-day Arctic Council Ministerial. The meeting...

American Secretary of State confirms Rovaniemi visit

The US State Department has confirmed that Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Finland next week for a meeting of the Arctic Council. Pompeo will...

Finlandia Hall lights up for Sri Lanka victims

Finlandia Hall has been illuminated in the main colours of the Sri Lanka flag, as a mark of respect for the victims of Sunday's...

President, Interim Prime Minister send Sri Lanka condolences

President Sauli Niinistö has lead Finland's messages of condolence to the nation of Sri Lanka, after a series of devastating terror attacks targeted hotels and...

Niinistö: Finland’s relations with Russia are no different than other Nordic...

President Sauli Niinistö held an hour-long bilateral meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in St. Petersburg on Tuesday. The meeting was held in the sidelines of the...