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Fiskars to cut up to 60 jobs in Finland

Finnish homeware brand Fiskars, best known internationally for their distinctive orange-handled scissors, is starting negotiations to cut 220 jobs. Some 476 employees are part of...

New year, new work opportunities with a surge of job seekers

January is a time when many people make resolutions and decide to start the new year with a fresh start - with varying degrees...

OP Financial Group to cut 460 positions

Finland's biggest financial group is cutting 460 positions, after two months of negotiations. OP Financial Group announced Tuesday that after talks which involved 1900 staff,...

Employment rate still rising, despite economy challenges

The number of people in employment has crept up slightly to 72.8% in September, and the number of unemployed job seekers has fallen month-to-month...

Hundreds of jobs on the line at Lehto, Aktia Bank

Hundreds of jobs are on the line as negotiations on redundancies begin at two large Finnish companies. Lehto construction currently employs more than 1400 people...

Pihlajalinna to cut 180 jobs – fewer than expected

Finnish private healthcare company Pihlajalinna has announced it will make 180 job cuts. The announcement comes after negotiations with unions that started in June. The number...

Racism at work: only 10% of Somali job applicants get interview

Only 10% of job applications from people with Somali names lead to a job interview in a large-scale study carried out by Finland's Ministry...

ETLA: Immigrant-run businesses create jobs, but pay low wages

A new report from the Research Institute of the Finnish Economy ETLA finds that businesses run by immigrants create a lot of jobs, but...

Wonderer wanted: Seinäjoki ‘dream job’ up for grabs

Seinäjoki is offering a unique job to someone who wants to discover the city. For a salary of more than €8000 plus accommodation, the successful...

Fiskars cutting costs and trimming international jobs

Finnish homeware brand Fiskars is set to cut international jobs as part of a cost savings plan. The company - perhaps best known for its...