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  • Posti handles a record 1.4 million packages during the Black Friday week, preparing for the Christmas rush

    Posti handles a record 1.4 million packages during the Black Friday week, preparing for the Christmas rush

    “Electronic commerce has established itself as a key sales channel. At the peak of last week, we handled almost 7 million packages. We expect a similar number this year,” said Kulp. In order to respond to the increase in deliveries, Posti has taken several strategic steps. The company has opened 37 temporary pick-up points and…

  • HUS has a deficit of EUR 97 million in the 2023 financial forecast

    HUS has a deficit of EUR 97 million in the 2023 financial forecast

    The revision of the deficit estimate points to continued financial strain in the healthcare sector. The primary factor influencing this funding gap is the new wage agreement in the social and health sector. The agreement has brought additional costs of 47.4 million euros, which have not been fully taken into account in the 2023 budget.…

  • Finland will raise the annual drug cost ceiling to 626.94 euros in 2024

    Finland will raise the annual drug cost ceiling to 626.94 euros in 2024

    After reaching this threshold, customers are entitled to additional compensation, which significantly reduces their own costs to a deductible of only 2.50 euros per product purchase to be reimbursed. The goal of this policy is to ensure that drug costs remain affordable for everyone. The decision to raise the limit for 2024 comes after a…

  • The Hanken School of Economics rose to the top of the Shanghai Global Ranking

    The Hanken School of Economics rose to the top of the Shanghai Global Ranking

    This year, the ranking examined more than 1,900 universities from 55 different academic disciplines. The significant increase in the ranking reflects Hanken’s commitment to academic excellence, especially in the field of business administration. Principal Ingmar Björkman expressed his satisfaction with the results and attributed them to the excellent performance and dedication of the school’s researchers.…

  • City cycling on the rise: The cycling record in Helsinki and Espoo increased

    City cycling on the rise: The cycling record in Helsinki and Espoo increased

    The process of registering and purchasing user rights was considered straightforward, and the instructions for using the bike were clear and easy to understand. Impressively, this year’s Net Promoter Score (NPS) remained stable at 48, indicating excellent user satisfaction. The overall rating for urban bikes was a high 3.75/5. However, the bike return procedures and…

  • Posti offers more than 1,300 Christmas jobs nationwide

    Posti offers more than 1,300 Christmas jobs nationwide

    The work of our Christmas makers is very important to us.” Seasonal jobs, which include logistics, delivery, sorting, customer support and running temporary pick-up points, are especially attractive to students looking for flexible working hours. Posti offers work shifts suitable for different schedules, including morning, daytime, evening and weekend shifts during November and December. This…

  • Suomen Kone completes its withdrawal from Russia

    Suomen Kone completes its withdrawal from Russia

    Russia’s share of its global sales was less than one percent, and 300 of its global workforce of nearly 62,000 at the time of the transaction. In March 2022, Kone announced its decision to suspend deliveries and receiving new orders to Russia due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. In June 2022, it announced plans to…

  • WhatsApp unveils a game changer: Two accounts on one device

    WhatsApp unveils a game changer: Two accounts on one device

    In the hustle and bustle of modern life, many people juggle between the personal and professional realms. WhatsApp’s new feature promises a smoother transition between these spheres. “No more confusion between two phones or worrying about sending a message from the wrong account,” the company explained in a blog post. However, there is a small…

  • Global inflation is expected to cool down, reveals a study by the ifo institute

    Global inflation is expected to cool down, reveals a study by the ifo institute

    Several major economies echo this trend. In the UK, inflation is forecast to peak at 6.5% this year. Meanwhile, Ireland predicts an interest rate of 5.6 percent, the United States 4.2 percent and Canada 4.1 percent. Niklas Potrafkeifo’s researcher, states: “Although current inflation expectations are still high, they have significantly receded from last quarter’s figures.”…

  • HS: Most of the supporters of Perusfinlomen consider the spending cuts to be unfair

    HS: Most of the supporters of Perusfinlomen consider the spending cuts to be unfair

    The majority of party supporters also believe that the government should further cut public spending. Cuts to several social benefits were considered unfair by only 20 percent and unfair by almost 70 percent of the respondents. Most of the supporters of Perusfinomalinte also think that the cuts are not just. The opposition parties have criticized…

  • September was again a busy month for bankruptcies in Finland

    September was again a busy month for bankruptcies in Finland

    Last month’s cumulative 12-month total for bankruptcies was 19 percent higher than in the previous 12 months. “More than 300 bankruptcy proceedings were started in September. It’s alot. The total for the year, 3,127, is starting to be close to the years following the financial crisis. Timo VesalaChief Economist of Municipal Finance, stated X. The…

  • A record year for organ donations and transplants in Finland

    A record year for organ donations and transplants in Finland

    These donations have helped with 255 kidney transplants, 21 pancreas transplants and 58 liver transplants, including 4 for children. In addition, 14 heart transplants and 21 lung transplants have been performed. Despite the increase in the number of organ donors compared to last year, the number of patients waiting for an organ transplant has also…

  • Faster implementation of IoT in Finland: How can TME speed up the process?

    Faster implementation of IoT in Finland: How can TME speed up the process?

    Rich product portfolio In addition to standard components, TME’s product range includes advanced embedded and IoT systems, which play a key role in the implementation of IoT-based solutions. The company’s portfolio also includes a wide range of other products that support the development and implementation of IoT systems, such as power supplies, wires and cables,…

  • Women’s employment increases, men’s unemployment increases in August

    Women’s employment increases, men’s unemployment increases in August

    However, the gender gap was clear, women’s employment increased significantly, by 49,000 compared to the previous year, while men’s employment remained almost unchanged. The number of employed men decreased by 4,000 compared to the previous year,” pointed out Tatu LeskinenSenior statistician at Statistics Finland. “It is worth noting that during the same period the number…

  • Helsinki is looking for great Christmas trees in iconic places

    Helsinki is looking for great Christmas trees in iconic places

    A 12-20 meter tall tree is being sought for the Senate square and a 12-15 meter tall tree for the Hakaniemi shopping hall. The city’s arborists handle the felling and transportation of the selected trees. It is recommended that the selected tree is located reasonably close to accessible roads to facilitate the process. This initiative…

  • Fatal traffic accidents have decreased in Finland this year

    Fatal traffic accidents have decreased in Finland this year

    Of those who died in traffic accidents in January-August, 96 were in motor vehicles, 13 were pedestrians and 14 were cyclists. These figures are based on preliminary data from the investigation boards of traffic accidents. Advance information refers to information that is reported immediately after the on-site accident investigation. More detailed background information and information…

  • News: Unexpected employee walkout at Helsinki-Vantaa airport affects all flights

    News: Unexpected employee walkout at Helsinki-Vantaa airport affects all flights

    “Due to downtime of the ground handling staff, the delivery of luggage is delayed. We apologize for the inconvenience,” reads the message on the airport’s screens. At this stage, it is expected that the employees would return to their duties tomorrow in their turn, says union secretary Sami Rajala from IAU. “This matter is still…

  • The weather in Finland varies from summer to snowy this week

    The weather in Finland varies from summer to snowy this week

    “Sunday’s low pressure system will take some of the heat with it.” Between Monday and Tuesday, warm and humid air will enter the southern and central parts of the country from the Baltic. The rainy front will reach the west coast on Tuesday around noon and the eastern parts of the country late on Wednesday.…

  • Spain a favorite to take Women’s World Cup title

    Spain a favorite to take Women’s World Cup title

    (Photo credit: John Jones-USA TODAY Sports) Spain narrowly escaped with a victory Tuesday in its Women’s World Cup semifinal matchup with Sweden in Auckland, New Zealand, and now awaits its opponent for the Aug. 20 final in Sydney, Australia. Australia and England meet early Wednesday morning. Both obviously offer longer betting odds to win it…

  • Food prices in Norway increase by 9.3 per cent in a year

    Food prices in Norway increase by 9.3 per cent in a year

    Statistics Norway (SSB), Norway’s statistics agency, has reported a price increase of 4.8 percent in the past year. This announcement came in a press release on Monday morning. Although this figure represents a decrease compared to earlier months this year, it is important to note that overall price growth is still historically high. The consumer…

  • Zbliża się upalny weekend

    Zbliża się upalny weekend

    Ogromny niż atmosferyczny daleko na południu nad oceanem będzie kontrolował pogodę dzisiaj i jutro oraz skieruje ciepłą masę powietrza nad krajem. Deszczowe pozostają głównie obszary na południu kraju, choć nie należy spodziewać się dużych opadów. Dziś i jutro dominujący w wielu miejscach będzie wschodni kierunek wiatru, między 5-13 m/​s. Silnych wiatrów (13-18 m/​s) można spodziewać…

  • Chancellor of Justice takes no action over Riikka Purra's racist comments

    Chancellor of Justice takes no action over Riikka Purra's racist comments

    The office received a total of 13 complaints about Finance Minister Riikka Purra’s comments written on a blog in 2008.

  • Just nu: Frankrike utökar direkt – leder 2–0

    Just nu: Frankrike utökar direkt – leder 2–0

    Kl. 12.59–15.00 i appen SR Play och på Radiosportens sajt 13.00 Fotboll, åttondelsfinal VM damerFrankrike–Marocko (Emanuel Nashed och Emilia Brodin)

  • Just nu: Sverige ställs mot USA i åttondelsfinalen

    Just nu: Sverige ställs mot USA i åttondelsfinalen

    Kl. 10.30–13.30 i P4 11.00 Fotboll, åttondelsfinal VM damerSverige–USA (Andreas Matz, Johan Elmander, Malin Rimfors och Andreas Lundin) Programledare: Sigge Sanner och Louise Cederholm

  • Just nu: Drömstart för England i stormötet

    Just nu: Drömstart för England i stormötet

    En tungviktsmatch i gruppspelet i fotbolls-VM där både England och Danmark står på tre poäng efter den första omgången. Detta möte kan komma att avgöra gruppsegern. ”En måstematch för båda lagen”, säger expert Johan Elmander. Så sänder vi i dag Kl. 10.30–12.30 ca i P4 10.30 Fotboll, VM gruppspel damerEngland–Danmark (Susanna Andrén och Johan Elmander) Programledare:…

  • Just nu: Värdnationen möter Nigeria

    Just nu: Värdnationen möter Nigeria

    Kl. 12.00–14.00 ca i P4 12.00 Fotboll, VM gruppspel damerAustralien–Nigeria (Emanuel Nashed och Emilia Brodin) 13.00 Simning VM, FukuokaFinalpass (Magnus Wahlman och Anna-Karin Kammerling) Programledare: William Waldetoft

  • Nowe udogodnienia w Landmannalaugar

    Nowe udogodnienia w Landmannalaugar

    Tego lata w Landmannalaugar wybudowano nowe wiaty. Istnieją różne opinie na ich temat. Według niektórych wiaty negatywnie wpływają na wrażenia z kąpieli. Każdego roku przyjeżdża w to miejsce ponad 130 tysięcy turystów, a zdecydowana większość na jednodniowe wycieczki „W zasadzie codziennie przyjeżdża tu blisko 2 do 3 tysięcy osób” – mówi Einar Hagalín, członek zespołu…

  • Moderate increase in unemployment continues in June (Uusimaa)

    Moderate increase in unemployment continues in June (Uusimaa)

    The overall number of unemployed individuals in Uusimaa rose by 2.1% compared to the previous year, with 1,805 more unemployed job seekers compared to last year’s June. The nationwide annual change was 1.9% at the end of June. The proportion of unemployed job seekers in the workforce was 9.9% in Uusimaa, the same as the…

  • Just nu: Chockledning för Irland mot Kanada

    Just nu: Chockledning för Irland mot Kanada

    VM-debutanten Irland mot OS-mästaren Kanada ställs emot varandra i den på pappret väldigt jämna grupp B. Så sänder vi i dag: Kl. 13.58-16.00 på Radiosportens sajt och i appen SR Play 14.00 Fotboll, VM gruppspel damerKanada-Irland (Andreas Matz) Kl. 13.03 inhopp i P4 Extra 13.00 Simning VM – FukuokaFinalpass (Magnus Wahlman och Anna-Karin Kammerling) Kl. 19.00-23.00 i…

  • Just nu: Drömmål – Spanien spelar ut Zambia

    Just nu: Drömmål – Spanien spelar ut Zambia

    Andra gruppspelsomgången från fotbolls-VM. Match mellan Spanien som tog en klar seger i premiären (3–0 mot Costa Rica) och Zambia som hoppas resa sig från sin tunga förlust (0–5 mot Japan). Så sänder vi i dag: Kl. 09.30-11.30 på Radiosportens sajt och i appen SR Play 09.30 Fotboll, VM gruppspel damer Spanien–Zambia (Andreas Matz) Kl. 13.58-16.00 på Radiosportens sajt…

  • Yle’s survey reveals political disagreements about the acceptability of racism in Finland

    Yle’s survey reveals political disagreements about the acceptability of racism in Finland

    Only 13 percent of the supporters of Perusfinomini responded that it is very important that racism of any kind cannot be accepted in Finland.

  • Right now: Norway’s superstar leaves the field immediately

    Right now: Norway’s superstar leaves the field immediately

    Most things point to a Norwegian victory if the neighboring country is to have a chance to advance in the World Cup after the shock loss in the premiere – hear expert Elmander about the pressure on Norway here. Now Switzerland awaits. That’s how we broadcast today At 10.00-12.00 approx in P4 10.00 am Soccer,…

  • Listen live: England take the lead against the World Cup debutant

    Listen live: England take the lead against the World Cup debutant

    11.28-13.30 on Radiosport’s website and in the SR Play app 11.30 am Soccer, WC women’s group stageEngland-Haiti (Susanna Andrén and Johan Elmander)