Author: paka


Technology industry joins the crusade against comprehensive collective bargaining

| 26.3.2021

Helsinki (26.03.2021 – Heikki Jokinen) The employers’ association, the Technology Industries of Finland announced on 25 March that... Read more


Major unemployment fund merger takes new steps forward

| 12.3.2021

Helsinki 12.03.2021 – Heikki Jokinen Plans to create a major new unemployment fund are proceeding apace. However, one... Read more


Local agreements on pay in the technology industry

| 5.3.2021

Helsinki (04.03.2021 – Heikki Jokinen) The question of so called local agreements seems now to be centre stage... Read more


Trade union leaders condemn coup and urge respect for democracy and human rights in Myanmar

| 1.3.2021

To Mr. Min Aung Hlaing, commander in chief of Myanmar’s armed forces On behalf of the trade union... Read more


Analysis: UPM rejection of collective bargaining not a whim

| 12.2.2021

Helsinki (12.02.2021 – Heikki Jokinen) The forest industry giant UPM announced on 8 February that it will no... Read more


New study: Household tax credit neither boosts employment nor reduces tax evasion

| 3.2.2021

Helsinki (03.02.2021 – Heikki Jokinen) In 2019, a total of 476 million euro was granted by way of... Read more


SAK and STTK welcome the EU Commission proposal for a minimum wage

| 25.1.2021

Helsinki (21.01.2021 – Heikki Jokinen) Two Finnish trade union confederations SAK and STTK view the EU Commission proposal... Read more


The European Commission’s minimum wage proposal would promote sectoral collective agreements

| 18.12.2020

The Finnish trade union confederations SAK and STTK welcome the Commission’s proposal for a minimum wage (COM/2020/682 final)... Read more


Jorma Malinen to continue as Trade Union Pro President

| 16.11.2020

15.11.2020 – (Heikki Jokinen) On Friday 13 November, the trade union Pro representative body elected Jorma Malinen to... Read more