HELSINKI (dpa-AFX) - Finland's consumer confidence improved slightly in July
to mark its highest level in six months, after holding steady in the previous
month, survey figures from Statistics Finland showed Monday.
The consumer confidence...
Finland has a rich heritage in technology. Whatever crisis of confidence the masters of Nokia had, eventually leading to its gutting by Microsoft, that long heritage has served it well, giving rise to a several generations of engineers and,...
HELSINKI (dpa-AFX) - Finland's retail sales declined at a faster pace in
June, a preliminary report from Statistics Finland showed Thursday.
According to the flash estimate, retail sales value fell 1.9 percent
year-on-year in June, faster...
HELSINKI (dpa-AFX) - Finland's producer prices declined at a slower pace for
the third straight month in June, figures from Statistics Finland showed
The producer price index fell 0.6 percent year-on-year in June, which was...
HELSINKI (dpa-AFX) - Finland's unemployment rate eased in June from a
one-year high registered in the previous month, figures from Statistics Finland
The unemployment rate fell sharply to 9.2 percent from May's 10.7...
If you feel like you're working way too many hours per week, you should consider moving to Finland, France, or Sweden.
Bond Vigilantes released a graph of the actual number of hours worked per full time employee in 2013 in European countries....
Word of Microsoft cutting 1,100 of the 4,700 jobs in Finland that came with its purchase of Nokia's mobile phone operations was blunted by the nation's emerging startup culture, which has been hiring high-tech workers.