The biggest problem with the measure is that unemployed jobseekers lose their benefits regardless of their best efforts to find work, many jobless people say.
Police administered breathalyser tests to some 30,000 motorists across Finland in the country’s first 24-hour marathon traffic enforcement drive.
The opposition Social Democratic Party stumbled slightly in the daily's latest poll, but remains the country's most popular political party.
Election spending is rising, and this could be a concern, say political researchers. Parties are busy filling up candidate lists ahead of the 2019 election.