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Coronavirus latest: 1,384 confirmed cases, 17 deaths in Finland so far

The Finnish Institute of Health and Welfare THL says there have been 1,384 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Finland. That's an increase of 71...

Coronavirus latest: 1,313 confirmed cases, 11 deaths in Finland

The Finnish Institute of Health and Welfare says there's been 1,313 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Finland, with 11 deaths so far. That's an increase...

Government considers mandatory quarantine for returning airline passengers

The government and health officials are considering whether to use hotels near to Helsinki Airport as sites to quarantine returning passengers. Minister of Justice Anna-Maja Henriksson (SFP)...

Government imposes new Uusimaa travel restrictions

The Finnish Government has announced new travel restrictions affecting some 1.7 million people in the Uusimaa region - which are planned to come into...

Former First Lady confirmed with Covid-19; as authorities confirm Finland’s first...

The Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare THL has confirmed Finland's first death caused by the Covid-19 strain of coronavirus. The patient, in the Helsinki...

Coronavirus round-up: Wednesday 18th March 2020

Here’s the first of our new evening round-ups of coronavirus news from Finland. We changed the schedule after feedback from readers at the website and...

Sweeping new coronavirus measures shut down schools, limit public gatherings, protect...

The Finnish Government has declared a state of emergency, and a raft of sweeping new measures to fight the spread of coronavirus. They include: Introducing...

Coronavirus latest: Saturday 14th March 2020

Here’s the latest news you need to know about coronavirus in Finland: 55 new cases since Friday / 210 cases in total Government to...

Coronavirus latest: Friday 13th March 2020

Here’s the latest news you need to know about coronavirus in Finland: 51 new cases of coronavirus confirmed / 155 total Estonia's state of...