Finland

July 13, 2024

Bruce Springsteen captivates Helsinki with sold-out Olympiastadion concert

Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band delivered an electrifying performance at a sold-out Helsinki Olympiastadion (olympic Stadium) today, as part of their 2024 World Tour. […]
July 13, 2024

Finnish lawmakers approve controversial law to turn away migrants at border with russia

Finnish lawmakers narrowly approved a controversial bill on Friday that permits border guards to turn away third-country migrants attempting to enter from Russia and reject their […]
July 12, 2024

YLE: Summer to bring 1.8 million foreign visitors to Finland

SOME 1.8 million foreign visitors are expected to make a summer trip to Finland in 2024, reports YLE. Katarina Wakonen from Visit Finland estimated in an […]
July 12, 2024

HS: Most Finns would accept human rights violations to enforce border act

THE MAJORITY of Finns view that international human rights violations would be acceptable in the context of enacting the long-debated border security act, indicates a survey […]
July 11, 2024

Razmyar urges Social Democrats not to tie members’ hands on border security bill

NASIMA RAZMYAR, a deputy chairperson of the Social Democrats, has called on the opposition group and its leadership to ensure rank-and-file lawmakers have the ability to […]
July 11, 2024

Finland’s Silo AI sold to US in Europe’s largest AI deal in decade

US CHIPMAKER AMD on Wednesday announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Silo AI, an artificial intelligence start-up founded in Helsinki in 2017. The […]
July 10, 2024

One of Finland’s most popular payment methods, Zimpler, is under investigation in Sweden

Internet users nowadays are buying a lot of stuff online through online retail. In order to do so, they need to have tools to be able […]
July 10, 2024

Administration Committee tweaks border security bill, fails to appease legal experts

THE PARLIAMENT’S Administration Committee unveiled yesterday a handful of revisions to the much-discussed government bill for measures to combat instrumentalised migration. The committee expanded the right […]
July 10, 2024

Balmy weather expected to make a comeback in Finland

TEMPERATURES in Finland are expected to start climbing midway into the week, possibly hitting 25°C. On Wednesday, a small high-pressure system is expected to develop over […]
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