Finland Today

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 11:03:00 +0000
Carrot is Veg of the Year in Finland
Carrots have been cultivated in Finland since the 17th century.

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 09:57:55 +0000
Here is the Program for the President’s Independence Day Reception on December 6
Here's a detailed look at the schedule for this year's Presidential Independence Day Reception.

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 17:02:40 +0000
The Price of Obtaining a Finnish Passport Abroad Has Risen Significantly
Before the increase, obtaining a passport abroad was already considerably more expensive.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 11:26:20 +0000
A Large Free Parking Lot Becomes a Paid Parking Lot Near the Center of Helsinki
The conversion of parking spaces into paid spaces is based on the City of Helsinki's policy to convert all long-term free parking spaces in and around the city center into paid spaces.

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 10:35:42 +0000
Helsinki’s Famous Walking Route Around Töölönlahti Closed for the Rest of the Year
The Töölönlahti route is closed for the rest of the year. This is due to roadwork.

Finland Yle Uutiset

Tue, 05 Dec 2023 09:36:39 +0200
Tuesday's papers: Being Black in Finland, all quiet on the eastern front and male tampons
Why has a Finnish hygiene product company introduced a tampon for men?

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 17:19:53 +0200
Female singers report harassment at the National Opera
Several female performers have reported being harassed, even during productions on stage.

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 16:04:52 +0200
12-month Euribor sees largest drop of year
The widely used interest rate measurement dropped to just under 3.8 percent on Monday.

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 14:37:10 +0200
Pension firms suspend payments to sanctioned retirees
Pension companies in Finland are cross referencing their customer data against sanctions lists.

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 13:08:02 +0200
THL: Finland's fat population hits 1m
In addition to carrying excess weight, Finns also suffer from high cholesterol and elevated blood pressure, according to a study by public health authority THL.