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Finland's Finance Ministry raises economic growth forecast 12 May 2021
HELSINKI, May 12 (Xinhua) -- Finland's economy is projected by the country's Finance Ministry to grow 2.6 percent this year, 2.5 percent in 2022 and 1.5 percent in 2023 ... Mikko Spolander, director general of the Economics Department at the Ministry of Finance, said in a press release that Finland's economy would return to "normal" in 2022.

Foreign Minister: Hungary, Finland ‘Champions of Environmentally Sound Growth’

Hungary Today 06 May 2021
Hungary and Finland are among the few countries which expanded their economy while curbing greenhouse gas emissions, Foreign Minister P�ter Szijj�rt� said in Helsinki on Wednesday, after talks with his Finnish counterpart Pekka Haavisto ... P�ter Szijj�rt� meeting his Finnish counterpart Pekka Haavisto in Helsinki; via Facebook .

Europe Inc set to surge out of two year profit slump

RTE 22 Apr 2021
European companies are set to exit a two-year profit slump with a 60%-plus jump that outperforms US peers and has spurred record-high stock prices, as the world economy rebounds from the worst downturn since World War Two ... "The US economy has a good momentum and China has already recovered earlier.

Coronavirus: Israeli anti-vaxxers submit ethics complaint to ICC - report

The Jerusalem Post 14 Mar 2021
In an interview last month, Pfizer CEO Albert Bourla called Israel the "world's lab" due to the country's high vaccination rate which provides real-world data on the vaccination campaign's effect on health and the economy. Members of the Helsinki Committee did raise ...

Finnish economy likely to grow by 3 pct in 2021: OP Financial Group 26 Jan 2021
HELSINKI, Jan. 26 (Xinhua) -- The Finnish economy is likely to grow by three percent in 2021, and by 2.6 percent in 2022, predicted OP Financial Group, one of the largest financial companies in Finland, in a press release on Tuesday ... With the vaccination rates increasing, the economies in Finland and abroad will start to recover more strongly.

Climate University: Teaching and learning for a sustainable future

Open Access Government 01 Dec 2020 is an intensive course in collaboration with the Universities of Helsinki, Tampere, Turku and Aalto ... is a course on the basics of the circular economy and is available at the open university of Helsinki (https.// ... Laura Riuttanen, University of Helsinki (INAR, Physics).

Roundup: Economic impact of COVID-19 restrictions a hot issue in Finland 06 Oct 2020
HELSINKI, Oct ... At the same time, Jan Vapaavuori, mayor of the capital Helsinki, spoke out against restrictions on businesses that would impact the economy ... In the Helsinki area, it was 53 cases per 100,000.

Chasing aurora: hunting the Northern Lights through magical Finnish Lapland

The National 06 Oct 2020
Getting there. The flights. Flydubai operates up to seven flights a week to Helsinki. Return fares to Helsinki from Dubai start from Dh1,545 in Economy and Dh7,560 in Business Class. The stay. Golden Crown Igloos in Levi offer stays from Dh1,215 per person per night for a superior igloo; ...

Finnish Finance Ministry improves economic forecast, warns of impact of possible second wave

Xinhua 05 Oct 2020
HELSINKI, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) -- The Finnish Finance Ministry has improved its predictions about the country's economy, but warns about the impact of a possible second wave of COVID-19, according to a survey of the ministry published on Monday ... In the global economy, the Finnish ...

Finland economy likely to contract by 5 pct in 2020: Nordea Group

Xinhua 02 Sep 2020
HELSINKI, Sept. 2 (Xinhua) -- Finland's economy will shrink by five percent this year but will rebound to three-percent growth in 2021, the Finland-based Nordea Financial Group said in a press release on Wednesday ... Nordea noted that Finland's export-oriented economy is heavily dependent on the global economy.

Finnish economy goes out of trough to moderate growth: financial group

Xinhua 20 Aug 2020
HELSINKI, Aug. 20 (Xinhua) -- The Finnish economy will contract by 4 percent this year and rebound to a 3-percent growth in 2021, predicted OP Financial Group, one of the largest financial companies in Finland, in a press release issued on Thursday ... Therefore, OP's economists estimated that the economy will remarkably pick up in the third quarter.

Coronavirus hits Helsinki’s economy – drafting of 2021 budget continues in uncertain times

Public Technologies 14 Aug 2020
Helsinki's budget for the upcoming year is being drafted under exceptional circumstances and in uncertain times ... - The City of Helsinki's responsible management of the economy allows us to keep from panicking ... The Mayor's information session on the economy is available for viewing on the Helsinki Channel and the City's Facebook page. Helsinki Channel.

Egan: Trump, please quit before you're fired

Times Free Press 31 Jul 2020
He floated the idea of breaching the Constitution by illegally delaying the national election ... Ergo, if there were no election on Nov ... intelligence officials, the infamous sellout in Helsinki. He quit on the economy in early spring, when he pushed for a widespread reopening, even though health experts warned that the results could be catastrophic ... .

Qatar Airways to resume flights to Helsinki on 29 July

TravelDailyNews 29 Jul 2020
Helsinki route will be operated by the airline’s modern, ...

Economic Development in Nordic Countries: Fear Matters More Than Restrictions, Finds EVA

Odessa American 02 Jul 2020
HELSINKI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 2, 2020--. Easing lockdown measures is not enough to put the economy back on track ... Despite resorting to much looser lockdown measures than its neighbours, Sweden’s economy has suffered just as much ... Nordic Economies and the Coronavirus Crisis.