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Kokoomus plans to cut emissions by scrapping car tax

The National Coalition Party has unveiled its plans to cut traffic emissions, by scrapping car tax and enabling drivers to buy more modern, low-emissions...

Ready for winter driving? Police offer seasonal advice for motorists

With frosty mornings back on the calendar, police are offering some seasonal safety tips for motorists as road conditions turn more wintry. Vehicle windshields need...

Crash figures show low levels of young driver deaths

New figures published on Thursday show a low level of young driver deaths, despite several cases recently of teenagers killed in car wrecks. Data released...

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...

WATCH: Tampere’s new trams start a week of test trips

Tampere's new tram takes to the streets today in a week of test runs - but without passengers. The tests will take place between Turtola...

Young entrepreneurs: Twin brothers launching new Helsinki-Turku bus service

Two young entrepreneurs are set to launch a brand new bus service linking Helsinki and Turku with low-cost fares. Twins Henri and Eero Autio are just 21-years...

Estonian minister pours cold water on private Tallinn tunnel project

Estonia's Minister of Administration Jaak Aab says his government will not support the privately-financed Tallinn-Helsinki tunnel initiative championed by a Finnish company. FinEst Bay Area Development...

Finland lands €58.3 million in EU funding for rail projects

The European Union has awarded €58.3 million funding for five rail and port projects in Finland. The money is part of an overall €2.2 billion...

Four people killed in spate of road traffic accidents

At least four people have been killed in a spate of traffic accidents during a 24 hour period in Finland. Overnight one person died in...

England opens quarantine-free travel to passengers from Finland

Anyone in Finland who wants to travel to England this summer will be able to do so without having to quarantine, from 10th July. On...