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Finnish store crowned the world’s best supermarket

A K-Citymarket in Järvenpää has been named the world’s best supermarket at an awards ceremony in London. There were seven finalists in their category among 750 nominated grocery stores from 20 different countries. Read more

Foreign driving licences more widely accepted

Press release 11.01.2018 13.37  From the beginning of February 2018 all driving licences issued in states recognised by Finland will be accepted for driving in mainland Finland. This amendment in the Act on Driving Licences will apply to other driving licences than those issued in a European Union or European Economic Area Member State or a […]

The President of China Xi Jinping visit in Finland

An article from the News 23.03: The President of China Xi Jinping will come to visit Finland. He will meet The President  Sauli Niinistö. Kiinan presidentti tulossa Suomeen Kiina presidentti Xi Jinping vierailee Suomessa huhtikuussa, kertoo Ilta-Sanomat.

The Human Capital Report 2015

Finland was successful Top Ten This year’s edition of the Human Capital Index is dominated by European countries. Particularly the Nordics and Benelux states, with two countries from the Asia and the Pacific region and one country from the North America region also making it into the top 10. The leaders of the Index are […]

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Finland, the safest country on Earth according to the World Economic Forum

Mapped: The world’s safest countries – Saudi Arabia and Rwanda beat the UK The United Arab Emirates is the third safest country to feature in the report. Are you a nervous traveller? Then you might want to consider a trip to Finland, the safest country on Earth according to the World Economic Forum (WEF). Those […]

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