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Finland , Saturday 24 February 2018

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Government won’t continue lauded employment trial in Pirkanmaa, says Lindström

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Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Jari Lindström (BR), the Minister of Employment, has confirmed that the government is not prepared to continue an acclaimed employment trial in Pirkanmaa after 2018. “I have to remind that it won’t be the responsibility of municipalities to organise ...

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Jussi Tuulensuu appointed Senior Editor-in-Chief of Aamulehti

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Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Tuulensuu's previous experience includes working for Sanoma Media Finland's periodicals unit and Alma ... to serve and bring together individuals and communities in Tampere and Pirkanmaa," says Jussi Tuulensuu. Tuulensuu studied communications, mathematics ...

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Labour minister: Government to let successful employment schemes lapse

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Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

For instance one in the Pirkanmaa region, including Tampere ... There are also regional experiments going on in Lapland, North Savo and south-western Finland. Since most of these pilots began, the Finnish economy has begun to recover from a long period ...

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Finland court jails Iraqi twins suspected of IS killing

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Publication date: hursday 10 December 2015

Friday's custody hearing was held behind closed doors at the Pirkanmaa District Court in Tampere ... If guilty, the brothers face up to life imprisonment, which in Finland means being released — although not automatically — after serving between ...

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Iraqi man arrested in Finland over terror-related murder

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Publication date: Wednesday 24 August 2016

Last December, 23-year-old Iraqi twin brothers linked to the Camp Speicher massacre were caught by Finnish police in Forssa, southern Finland. The case will start to process in the Pirkanmaa District Court of Finland on Aug. 25, according to Yle.

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Aamulehti invites Pirkanmaa residents to participate in its renewal project

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Publication date: hursday 03 October 2013

In addition to the road tour, development of the new Aamulehti will take place through a discussion platform created by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland on the Owela Open Web Lab. A diverse group of Pirkanmaa-based Aamulehti readers as well as ...

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Finland seeks life for Iraqi twins in IS-related killings

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Publication date: onday 12 December 2016

The Pirkanmaa District Court said Tuesday the alleged killings ... The 23-year-old brothers, who have not been identified, arrived in Finland in September 2015 and were arrested three months later. Finnish prosecutors have based the case on eyewitness ...

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Five Cuba volleyball players found guilty of rape in Finland

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Publication date: onday 19 September 2016

Eight men were arrested but two were released without charge. Image: The trial opened in late August in Finland Of the six who were tried in the district court of Pirkanmaa, one defendant was acquitted and five were convicted of aggravated rape.

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Five Cuban volleyball players jailed for gang rape in Finland

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Publication date: uesday 20 September 2016

The Pirkanmaa district court in southern Finland ruled the woman had met some of the players at a basement nightclub in the hotel where the Cuban team was staying during the tournament in Tampere on the night of July 2. She later agreed to go upstairs to ...

News Finland » Pirkanmaa: Iraqi immigrant found guilty of war crimes after posing with head of Isis militant on Facebook

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Publication date: uesday 22 March 2016

Jebbar Salman Ammar, 29, was given an 18 month sentence by Pirkanmaa district court in southern Finland, AFP reported. The court found he had desecrated the body of the Isis fighter by posting three photographs of himself with the Daesh fighter's ...