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News Finland » Politics: Japan, Finland affirm cooperation on North Korea, Arctic policy

News channel or source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/02/22/national/politics-diplomacy/japan-finland-affirm-cooperation-north-korea-arctic-policy/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

He split from the party last year after the party became the second largest in Finland’s parliament. He said he was considering not standing in the country’s next election and retiring from politics.

News Finland » Politics: Chinese giant pandas unveiled to public in Finland

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/Policy-Politics/Chinese-giant-pandas-unveiled-to-public-in-Finland
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

China agreed to loan the pandas for 15 years as a gift to Finland, which celebrated 100 years of independence from Russia last year. China has presented pandas to countries as a sign of goodwill and closer political ties, with Finland being the first ...

News Finland » Politics: What Finland Can Teach the West About Countering Russia’s Hybrid Threats

News channel or source: https://www.worldpoliticsreview.com/articles/24178/what-finland-can-teach-the-west-about-countering-russia-s-hybrid-threats
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Finland is in charge of the group focused on vulnerabilities ... Despite the various Kremlin-linked campaigns that have played out very publicly in recent years, Western political leaders are hardly united in thinking that such tactics amount to a critical ...

News Finland » Politics: Finland Readies $3.7 Billion Fund to Finance Digital Ventures

News channel or source: https://www.bloombergquint.com/politics/2018/02/15/finland-readies-3-7-billion-fund-to-finance-digital-ventures
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Vake is expected to seek to identify investment targets primarily in Finland, with a focus on companies engaged in the platform economy, digital services and Internet. Vake’s mission is to convert “passive ownership in larger companies into ownership ...

News Finland » Politics: The Empty Rituals of an American Massacre

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/02/deeply-saddened/553478/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

The financial and political power of the National Rifle Association leaves ... Australia, Scotland, Norway, Canada, Germany, Finland—these and other countries have had occasional horrific mass shootings. These countries have just as high a proportion ...

News Finland » Politics: HS: Centre sees up-tick in support, consolidates third spot behind NCP, SDP

News channel or source: http://www.helsinkitimes.fi/finland/finland-news/politics/15350-hs-centre-sees-up-tick-in-support-consolidates-third-spot-behind-ncp-sdp.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The Centre Party has registered a modest up-tick in voter support but remains far behind the two most supported parties in Finland, the National Coalition and Social Democrats, indicates a poll by Helsingin Sanomat. Almost a sixth (16.3) per cent of the ...

News Finland » Politics: Political Heat Rises in Finland

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1972/02/09/archives/political-heat-rises-in-finland.html
Publication date: uesday 08 February 1972

HELSINKI, Finland, Feb. 3—The first heavy snow of the winter began falling this week Children skied on the small slopes on the outskirts of town, The temperature hovered near zero and a rumor circulated that a few nocturnal Finns actually went to sleep ...

News Finland » Politics: It's official: Blue Reform becomes Finland's 17th political party

News channel or source: https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/its_official_blue_reform_becomes_finlands_17th_political_party/9932548
Publication date: uesday 14 November 2017

Following a very public divorce from the nationalist Finns Party five months ago, Finland's 17th political party was formally registered on Wednesday. The Blue Reform group, which split off from the populist Finns Party in June, was officially approved as ...

News Finland » Politics: Political Uncertainty in Finland: ETFs in Focus

News channel or source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/political-uncertainty-finland-etfs-focus-193407609.html
Publication date: uesday 13 June 2017

The ruling coalition is at risk in Finland. The anti Euro zone Finns party elected anti-immigration hardliner Jussi Halla-aho as the leader of their party. The current centrist Prime Minister, Juha Sipila said that the alliance could break owing to the ...