Author: paka


Nurses’ unions say no to the conciliation committee pay deal proposal

| 12.5.2022

Nurses’ unions rejected the conciliation committee proposal for a pay deal for the municipal sector. Other unions and... Read more


‘The labour rights of young people should be respected to the same extent as those of more senior employees’ – the free Summer Job Helpline provides assistance for summer employees

| 4.5.2022

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


Local government strike closes schools, daycare centres, museums, public libraries

| 4.5.2022

More than 80,000 local government employees strike in ten major Finnish cities 3 – 9 May. In Helsinki,... Read more


Strikes continue apace in municipal sector

| 11.4.2022

Short strikes are on the increase in the public municipal services sector. Negotiations to reach collective agreements for... Read more


Lasting imprint of war

Antti Palola | 4.4.2022

I’m a child of spring, and the increase in daylight has always given me strength. I thought at... Read more


25,000 nurses to go on strike from beginning of April

| 29.3.2022

A major strike of 25,000 nurses is beginning on 1 April, unless a last-minute agreement can be reached.... Read more


Industrial Union to support paper workers’ strike at UPM to the tune of 2.2 million euro

| 28.3.2022

Collective bargaining at UPM paper mills have not yet yielded any results. The forestry giant UPM still stubbornly... Read more


UPM frames paper mill strike as a force majeure

| 11.3.2022

The shortage of printing paper becomes more critical due to the strike at the UPM Finnish paper mills.... Read more


Tehy and Super issue a five-year rescue programme for social and health care

| 25.2.2022

Negotiations with regard to local government social and health care collective agreements have not yet yielded any results.... Read more