Author: paka


The Summer Job Helpline (Kesäduunari) provides young people with advice on issues pertaining to summer jobs

| 30.4.2015

The Summer Job Helpline, provided jointly by the Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK), the Finnish Confederation... Read more


83 000 employees work with zero-hours contracts

| 27.3.2015

Four per cent of all employees in Finland work with zero-hours contracts. Statistics Finland estimates that some 83... Read more


Unemployment rose slightly in Finland

| 9.3.2015

The unemployment rate is now 8.8 per cent, up slightly from 8.5 per cent in January 2014. According... Read more


Negotiations on reforms of bargaining system fails

| 19.2.2015

Negotiations to reform the labour market bargaining system broke down after more than one year of work. The... Read more


The unions convened to decide on the organization and timeline for the New Confederation project

| 18.2.2015

The trade unions registered for the clarification work of the new confederation met in Helsinki today. The union... Read more


STTK: Emphasis on the growth of demand in economic policy

Antti Palola | 13.2.2015

Finland must shift the focus of its economic policy from adjustment to stimulation. Both are needed, however, but... Read more


Project launched to found a new labour market confederation

| 13.2.2015

Trade organisations decided to start a project for establishing a new confederation in Finland. A preparatory meeting for... Read more


Share how you feel about working life – the Mikä fiilis?! campaign

| 5.1.2015

Work is changing. The pace is getting faster. Technology is evolving. People are working whenever, wherever. However, leisure... Read more


Ann Selin elected UNI Global Union president

| 16.12.2014

Ann Selin, president of the Service Union United PAM from Finland, was elected as the next president of... Read more