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Councilor to file police report after Finns Party pigs video

A local councilor in Helsinki says he'll file a report to the police after a Finns Party politician in Central Ostrobothnia posted an inflammatory...

Finnair cuts domestic flights as government guarantees regional connections

Finnair says it will continue some flight services through the winter to five regional airports, but then stop those connections at the end of...

What you need to know: Finland’s 2021 budget plan

The government has formerly unveiled their 2021 budget proposals after two-and-a-half days of negotiations between ministers, and party leaders separately, in Helsinki. All the budget...

Budget talks continue for second day, as 2021 deficit could top...

Government party leaders are meeting again in Helsinki for a second day of talks to set the 2021 budget. It's supposed to be the last...

Entire Jyväskylä City Board resigns over criminal suspicion of one councilor

The entire Jyväskylä City Board has resigned after one of its members was detained by police on suspicion of attempted murder of a City...

2021 budget negotiations begin under coronavirus financial constraints

Government ministers have started the latest phase of their 2021 budget negotiations today, against the backdrop of the impact the coronavirus epidemic has had...

PM to work remotely as coronavirus precaution

Prime Minister Sanna Marin (SDP) will be working remotely from her official residence Kesäranta, after a possible exposure to coronavirus. In a press release her office...

Poll: Prime Minister’s coronavirus job satisfaction rate falling

A new poll carried out for Helsingin Sanomat shows a fall in the public's satisfaction with the way Sanna Marin (SDP) is handling the coronavirus...

Government leaders meet after weekend of political changes

The five party leaders of Finland's coalition government met on Monday in Helsinki, after a weekend of political upheaval. Prime Minister Sanna Marin became her party's...

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...