Tag: Finland

Finland imposes travel restrictions on Malta

Finland is the latest country to impose travel restrictions on Malta in the wake of a strong increase in Covid-19 cases, banning non-essential travel from the country.

EU border restrictions will hit transfers of child refugees – U.N....

European countries including Finland, France, Portugal and Luxembourg, and the German city of Berlin, agreed in recent weeks to take unaccompanied minors from Greece after thousands of refugees and migrants arrived in the EU member state, including those fleeing violence in Syria.

Equality won’t happen by itself, says Finnish PM

Marin, the world's youngest prime minister at the age of 34, said it was not "that big a deal" for women to be in power in Finland but she welcomed the debate her election had triggered.

The youngest PM in the world is a Finn

When Sanna Marin, 34, was sworn into office on Tuesday, she became the world’s youngest prime minister, a fact that drew international attention this week when her party elected her as Finland’s next leader.

Finnish school attacker acted alone, motive not clear – police

A student believed to have carried out a deadly sword attack at a Finnish school he attended probably acted alone and had...

One dead, 10 injured in attack at Finnish college – police

One person has died and 10 people have been injured in a violent incident in a college located in a shopping centre...

Finnish PM says EU ready to tie funding to rule-of-law criteria

Finnish Prime Minister Antti Rinne said on Sunday that all EU countries looked ready to accept that EU funding should be made...

Man in critical condition after incident at Blue Lagoon

A man is in critical condition after being found unconscious within the Blue Lagoon.The police explained that the man...

“Removal of tax exemptions will have serious repercussions” – Minister Scicluna

Minister for Finance Edward Scicluna stated that the removal of tax exemptions on aviation and shipping fuels will have serious repercussions on many member...

Minister Abela speaks at EU meeting; “Libya needs a coherent UNSC...

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo Abela spoke at an informal meeting of EU Foreign Ministers (Gymnich) in Helsinki, Finland; on the...