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Anna Ercanbrack

'Sick man of Europe' Finland agonises over austerity

Nov 11 2015

HELSINKI Finland was one of the toughest European critics of Greece during its debt crisis, chastising it for failing to push through reforms to revive its economy.

'Sick man of Europe' Finland agonizes over austerity

Nov 11 2015

HELSINKI Finland was one of the toughest European critics of Greece during its debt crisis, chastising it for failing to push through reforms to revive its economy.

'Sick man of Europe' Finland agonises over austerity

Nov 11 2015

HELSINKI Finland was one of the toughest European critics of Greece during its debt crisis, chastising it for failing to push through reforms to revive its economy.

Finland to raise taxes on the wealthy to cover refugee costs

Sep 10 2015

HELSINKI Finland's government on Thursday proposed increasing capital gains tax and income tax on high earners to help pay for a 10-fold increase in refugees expected to arrive this year, its finance minister said.

Finland to raise taxes on the wealthy to cover refugee costs

Sep 10 2015

HELSINKI Finland's government on Thursday proposed increasing capital gains tax and income tax on high earners to help pay for a 10-fold increase in refugees expected to arrive this year, its finance minister said.

Finns protest at asylum seeker center in Nokia home town

Aug 30 2015

SALO, Finland About 200 Finns protested on Sunday against opening a refugee reception center in the former home town of Nokia as the recession-hit country struggles to handle an influx of asylum seekers.

Finns protest at asylum seeker centre in Nokia home town

Aug 30 2015

SALO, Finland About 200 Finns protested on Sunday against opening a refugee reception centre in the former home town of Nokia as the recession-hit country struggles to handle an influx of asylum seekers.

Finns protest at asylum seeker centre in Nokia home town

Aug 30 2015

SALO, Finland About 200 Finns protested on Sunday against opening a refugee reception centre in the former home town of Nokia as the recession-hit country struggles to handle an influx of asylum seekers.

FEATURE-Ende der Hoffnung in einstiger finnischer Nokia-Hochburg

Jul 20 2015

Helsinki Gerade einmal ein gutes Jahr ist es her, da keimte im südfinnischen Salo noch einmal so etwas wie Hoffnung auf.

Lines go silent in Finnish town of Salo as Microsoft shuts Nokia phone unit

Jul 16 2015

HELSINKI When U.S. software giant Microsoft bought Nokia's struggling mobile phone business last year, the inhabitants of Salo – a town of 54,000 in southern Finland – thought the move would revive the local economy.

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