The Finnish Mint has withdrawn a commemorative coin depicting an execution scene from the Finnish civil war. Social media also took the moneymaker to task for using the now-viral image of a drowned refugee child on a coin meant to celebrate Finland’s independence centenary.
In previous years, students were required to take student loans in order to receive basic income support.
Finnish police are said to be considering the permanent use of body cameras, with the practice expected to be taken into widespread use by the end of 2018.
Finnish Customs reports a turn for the better in Finnish-Russian trade after a long slump, and a survey of 300 Finnish companies shows optimism for business-boosting growth in the eastern neighbour.r.
Helsinki mayor-to-be and National Coalition Party ex-minister Jan Vapaavuori has apparently bowed to pressure to donate a hefty transitional fee from his current post as a vice president of the European Investment Bank to charity. Vapaavuori came under intense scrutiny over the perk last weekend.