Friday, 15 December, 2017
  • Fuel price hike increases inflation in Nov

    Fuel price hike increases inflation in Nov

    The inflation increases slightly in November from the previous month following increase of the price of petroleum products. The year-on-year change in consumer prices calculated by Statistics Finland was 0.8 per cent in November. In October,...

  • Finnish govt’s Int´l Gender Equality Prize goes to Merkel

    Finnish govt’s Int´l Gender Equality Prize goes to Merkel

    Prime Minister Juha Sipilä on Thursday in Brussels announced the first-ever recipient of the International Gender Equality Prize introduced by the Finnish Government.  The prize goes to Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany in recognition of...

  • Defence Forces order EUR 4m Multipurpose Vehicles

    Defence Forces order EUR 4m Multipurpose Vehicles

    The Defence Forces have received a mandate from Minister of Defence Jussi Niinistö to order Protected Multipurpose Vehicles (PMPV) "MiSu" from Protolab Oy for test use. The will be made on the basis of the proposal...

  • EU reaches agreement against climate change

    EU reaches agreement against climate change

    The European Parliament and the European Council on Thursday reached a provisional agreement on accounting of emissions from land use, land use change and forestry (LULUCF). According to an official news release, this would help implement...

  • Migri brings changes in residence permits application fees

    Migri brings changes in residence permits application fees

    The Finnish Immigration Services re-evaluated the application processes for residence permits and decided to bring changes in the fees for the applications. According to the new price, the fee for issuing an extended residence permit for...

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Migri brings changes in residence permits application fees

The Finnish Immigration Services re-evaluated the application processes for residence permits and decided to bring changes in the fees for...

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New round of Geneva peace talks on Syria ends without any "real negotiations"

The UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura said on Thursday evening that the 8th round of the Intra-Syrian...

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Argentina will be stronger at World Cup: Messi

Argentina will be a better team at the 2018 World Cup than the one that struggled during the South American...

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Finnish govt’s Int´l Gender Equality Prize goes to Merkel

Prime Minister Juha Sipilä on Thursday in Brussels announced the first-ever recipient of the International Gender Equality Prize introduced by...

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UNICEF: Funds for vaccination initiative double in past year

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) on Wednesday announced that funding for its Vaccine Independence Initiative (VII), a mechanism to...

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