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The combined population of Arctic foxes across the Finnish, Swedish and Norwegian areas of Lapland may have hit a record high this year, according to David Bell, the head of the Felles Fjellrev Nord II project.
December 01, 2022
As of Friday, Russian authorities were denying many people entry into Finland via land, according to Russian news outlet Fontanka.
July 17, 2022
Nearly 130 of the council’s projects are up in the air, with little desire among member countries to continue cooperating with Russia.
May 27, 2022
Defence officials were tight-lipped about the symbolic visit of the planes in Finnish airspace, which came as US troops joined exercises in southeast Finland.
May 14, 2022
Regional leaders are calling for a new compensation system in wind power tax revenue due to a clear disparity between western and eastern Finland in terms of wind power distribution, with most of the turbines concentrated in western areas.
April 27, 2022
Eighty-four percent of Finns consider Russia to be a significant military threat, according to a recent values and attitudes survey from the Finnish Business Policy and Forum (Eva).
April 12, 2022
Finland has attended a flurry of high level international meetings since Russia invaded Ukraine. Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto told Yle that security policy has dominated the agenda of all meetings with Nato member countries since the war in Ukraine began.
March 16, 2022
While relatively few infection cases so far involve foreign tourists, tourism operators are concerned about the impact tougher measures may have on the sector.
December 15, 2021
Several hundred charter flights are scheduled for arrival in northern Finland in December.
December 09, 2021