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Wolf in sheep's clothing, say unions of the employer's lobby EK new policy concerning unemployment funds 2020-07-30 [Trade Union News from Finland]

STTK: Useless to long for a watering down of Finnish labour market and collective agreement model 2020-06-12 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Local government deal struck, finally 2020-05-29 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Two candidates for Akava President 2020-05-15 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Union fears new waves of COVID-19 with borders reopening 2020-05-14 [BWI]

Proposal for a deal in local government collective agreement rejected 2020-05-08 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Finnish state alcohol monopoly to promote supply chain worker's rights in tandem with the trade unions 2020-05-06 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Polish Elektrobudowa court case finally over after more than eight years 2020-04-24 [Trade Union News from Finland]

IUF agreement with government retail alcohol monopoly in Finland on respect for worker rights in the global supply chain 2020-04-22 [IUF]

Finland puts brakes on EU employment scheme 2020-04-18 [Politico]

Local government sector collective bargaining still fully open 2020-04-08 [Trade Union News from Finland]

New collective agreement for the state sector 2020-04-06 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Employment crisis follows closely on the heels of coronavirus crisis 2020-04-02 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Labour market organisations propose to provisionally make the temporarily lay-offs more flexible and unemployment security stronger 2020-03-20 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Coronavirus effect on the collective bargaining round 2020-03-19 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Income differences between employees and CEOs have risen dramatically in just one year 2020-03-12 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Collective bargaining in industry and private services finally moves forward, public sector is still awaiting results 2020-03-03 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Sawmills and plywood factories back to work following new collective agreement 2020-02-25 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Pack light: Overtime ban to slow baggage handling at Helsinki-Vantaa airport 2020-02-22 [YLE]

Press journalists' new collective agreement replaces the 24 unpaid annual working hours with 7.5 hours of paid training 2020-02-19 [Trade Union News from Finland]

PAM close deals on facilities services and retail trade 2020-02-17 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Supermarket strike averted as retail sector reaches wage settlement 2020-02-14 [yle]

Strike at sawmills and plywood mills highly probable 2020-02-12 [Lesprom]

Pay deals end disputes in chemical and paper industry and for white-collar employees in the technology industry 2020-02-11 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Strikes end in paper and tech industries 2020-02-10 [yle]

Finnish paper workers' strike ends with agreement 2020-02-10 [Xinhua]

Finnish paper workers' union agrees pay deal, ends strike 2020-02-10 [Reuters]

Trade Union Pro rejects settlement in technology industry, announces new strike 2020-02-10 [The Times]

Forestry workers on strike – No Work without Compensation 2020-01-31 [BWI]

Partial solution in the long lasting industry electricians strike 2020-01-31 [Trade Union News from Finland]

New wave of industrial action to begin 2020-01-27 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Trade Union Pro announces two-week work stoppage in several industries 2020-01-13 [Helsinki Times]

The long shadow of 2016 makes collective bargaining difficult 2020-01-10 [Trade Union News from Finland]

New prime minister backs four-day working week 2020-01-07 [The Independent]

Technology industry to get 3.3 per cent pay rise 2020-01-06 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Salaries of technological sector workers in Finland to rise 3.3 pct in two years 2020-01-05 [Xinhua]

Amazon Worker Strikes Escalate With Power Shutdown 2019-12-27 [Gizmodo]

Unfair dismissal at Nokia in Finland 2019-12-19 [IndustriALL]

Union struggle prevents pay cuts in the City of Turku 2019-12-18 [Trade Union News from Finland]

French commuters face 12th day of transport strike over pensions 2019-12-16 [Yahoo]

Why all the fuss about Finland? 2019-12-13 [AEU]

Pay rise remains unresolved, industry strikes to follow 2019-12-04 [Trade Union News from Finland]

The postal strike is over and a new collective agreement reached 2019-11-29 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Sympathy strikes affect flights, ferries in Finland 2019-11-26 [Xinhua]

The National Conciliator’s proposal to end the postal strike totally ignored the core issue 2019-11-20 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Further solidarity industrial action in sight due to the postal services strike 2019-11-19 [Trade Union News from Finland]

UNI supports striking Finnish postal workers 2019-11-18 [UNI Global Union]

Postal strike is set to escalate 2019-11-13 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Chemical sector collective bargaining stopped due to employers demand to hamper organising 2019-11-12 [Trade Union News from Finland]

Postal workers extend strike until December 2019-11-11 [YLE]

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