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Prime minister, interior minister, weigh in on Helsinki’s youth crime problems

Prime Minister Sanna Marin (SDP) and Interior Minister Maria Ohisalo (Green) have weighed in on the issue of Helsinki's youth crime problems. Their comments come after a...

Kokoomus proposes more streamlined process for international recruitment

The National Coalition Party Kokoomus is calling for a more streamlined approach from the government to international recruitment. Their idea is to bring together civil...

Tampere tram ‘will bring unemployed immigrants to city centre to ask...

A Finns Party politician has sparked consternation after claiming that a new Tampere tram line will become "a train for mamu" - a Finnish...

Study: Women arriving for family reunification slower to find work

Migrant women arriving in Finland for family reunification are slower to find work than other new arrivals - with the opposite being true for...

Britain imposes new restrictions for Finns who want to work in...

The British Government has raised the bar on Finns - and other Europeans - who want to move to the UK after Brexit. From January...

Migri: Surge in Iraqi citizenship applications and ‘Brexit refugees’

The latest figures released by the Finnish Immigration Service Migri on Monday show a rise in the number of Iraqis applying for citizenship; an...

“No means no” – new police instructional videos for asylum seekers

A recently published video warns newly arrived immigrants that all forms of harassment and sexual coercion in Finland are criminal offenses. The message, delivered in...

Immigrant journalist training programme confronts its critics

A Finnish university's plans to re-train immigrant journalists has attracted dozens of applicants for the spring course, and some critics as well. Last summer, Haaga-Helia...

Report: failings identified in asylum legal aid system

An interim report produced for the government has identified failings in the legal aid system for asylum seekers, especially in the early stages of...

Border Guard raises concerns about Brexit impact on Lapland operations

A senior official in Finland's Border Guard has spoken out about his concerns over Britain's departure from the European Union, and how it will...