Monday, 29 May, 2017
  • TURVA to stop crimes committed by refugees

    TURVA to stop crimes committed by refugees

    The Oulu reception centre, National Police Board and Police University College undertook a joint project called TURVA to prevent crimes being committed by asylum seekers. The project also aims to promote asylum seekers’ conception of civil...

  • New foods in Finnair´s Italy routes marking centenary

    New foods in Finnair´s Italy routes marking centenary

    In conjunction with Finland’s upcoming centennial anniversary, the national flag carrier Finnair is launching three new food collaborations for its onboard meals. The collaborations, which intend to promote Finland’s healthy and hearty food culture, are done...

  • 1,476,000 families, 2,700 same-sex couples in country

    1,476,000 families, 2,700 same-sex couples in country

    There were 2,700 families of registered same-sex couples in the country at the end of 2016 and the number of people living alone was 1,131,000, which was 19,100 higher compared to the previous year. There were...

  • EU should take fate in own hands: Merkel

    EU should take fate in own hands: Merkel

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Sunday cast doubts on EU's alignment with the United States and Britain, saying Europeans should determine their own destiny. Merkel, addressing a election campaign at a beer tent in Germany's southern...

  • Drones become growing problem in Finland

    Drones become growing problem in Finland

    The use of guided drones by individuals has become a frequent security hazard in Finland, as police recently reported that two drones were operated unlawfully during the state funeral of former president Mauno Koivisto. Following the...

National

Drones become growing problem in Finland

The use of guided drones by individuals has become a frequent security hazard in Finland, as police recently reported that...

Europe

Worldwide

G7 finds understanding on terrorism, trade, but not climate

Leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) most industrialized countries ended a major summit here on Saturday, with a common...

Business

Travel

Finland, Russia okay trans-Siberian flights

Finland and Russia have agreed on an expansion of trans-Siberian passenger flights authorizations between Finland and Asia. Under the new agreement,...

Culture

Education

Majority comprehensive school students study English

English was the most commonly studied foreign language on grades 1 to 6 of comprehensive school in the autumn semester...