Finland Today

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 20:18:24 +0000
GALLERY: Explosive Jazz on the Island That Used to Store Sea Mines
Lonna is a small island near Suomenlinna but capable of hosting some of the biggest names in contemporary jazz. Helsinki-based We Jazz organization created one of the highlights of the Finnish festival summer when they arranged Odysseus.

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 13:24:55 +0000
Russian Norilsk Nickel Seeks an Alternative to European Transportation Routes
Russian Norilsk Nickel, one of the world's largest producers of nickel, copper and other metals, is seeking alternative ways of delivery as the Finnish railway company VR has announced to stop Russian cargo from 2023.

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 11:20:49 +0000
GALLERY: We Spent Three Days at Pori Jazz Festival in the Rain with 200,000 People, And it Was the Best of Times!
Here's our massive gallery from spending three days at the jazziest (and funkiest) festivals in this beautiful Nordic country.

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 15:19:28 +0000
Helsinki Shipyard to Obtain License for Norilsk Nickel’s Icebreaker Export
Helsinki Shipyard is currently applying for an export license for an icebreaker to be built for the Russian company Norilsk Nickel.

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 01:59:10 +0000
‘Thor: Love and Thunder’ Film Review: Funny, Yet Gripping; The Humor Really Kicks Ass
Here's our review.

Finland Yle Uutiset

Thu, 11 Aug 2022 11:29:28 +0300
New ban may significantly slow Fortum's withdrawal from Russia
A proclamation by Russian President Vladimir Putin bans entities from "unfriendly countries" from trading in shares and stocks of companies operating in the Russian financial or energy sectors.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 19:12:47 +0300
Russian hackers claim another denial-of-service attack on Finnish state website
The same group claimed responsibility for a similar denial-of-service attack on the Parliament site a day earlier.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 17:06:33 +0300
Dead bear found in pond in southern Finland
Police do not suspect any crime in the death, which came shortly before hunting season.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 15:48:33 +0300
Alko sales drop back to pre-Covid levels
There is no indication that overall alcohol consumption or sales have declined, but rather consumers are drinking more alcohol in bars and restaurants, and importing more from abroad.

Wed, 10 Aug 2022 14:53:16 +0300
Finland still awaiting monkeypox vaccine
There have been more than 20 monkeypox cases in Finland so far, with most transmissions occurring abroad.