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Doctors and nurses discard public sector jobs for better paying private sector ones – a result of SOTE Healthcare reform… Kouvola residents must go to Kotka for treatment!
Why are our politicians running after liars – what are the reasons… and what reforms should be considered?
Next in line… Finnish Environmental Minister willing to permit big forestry companies to breach Climate Change Emission limit with taxpayers’ money – Of course he should not!
Finnish Farm Minister has not disqualified himself from the EU farm subsidy negotiations – Of course he should!
What’s the difference between UK’s ASDA+Sainsburys+Tesco and Finland’s Kesko+S-Group?
Finnish Athletics Federation and Olympic Committee fail to support Finland’s top athletes
The French want their politics to dominate the EU, and the Germans want to protect their own industrial might
Finnish Transport Minister obviously fails to read the FT! She should…
Finland’s Minister for Economic Affairs meets the Press to discuss Finland’s Regional Development policies
Believe what you like, but big networks attract criminals – 6 banks suffered major cyber-attacks again
Finnish Basic Universal Income not yet dead – one more year still
Finnish government policies ignores own professional studies and harms pensioners…
Finnish Politics – Conservatives steal MP from Future Blues – a sign of desperation?
Can Growth Services be extracted from the commercial markets?
Sovereign money: a complex popular Swiss initiative
How a Swiss mountain village made headlines worldwide
Hopelessness has no limits – Prime Minister wants to win next election…
“Taxi fares fall because Minister has increased competition and deregulation”, says the fairy god mother
Finland feels heat from Russia over Fortum
The Finnish Social Democrats take the lead in the polls
Finland is working well, but there is a growing concern about labor supply constraints
About freedom of speech – From Rwanda to Facebook…
Two new Education proposals from Finnish Government 1 year before the new elections
New Labor Market proposals from Finnish Government before the new elections in 1 year
Finland enjoys robust growth but unemployment remains high because of inflexible labor market
Corruption and unacceptable behaviour inside the EU – should it be ignored it or just hope that it will go away?
Germany now sees Russian Baltic Sea gas pipeline (NordStream2) as political risk like Sweden and Denmark. Why does Finland only talk about its environmental risks?
Finnish SOTE reform is a Trojan Horse for EU to intervene in our public healthcare system
Finnish coalition in crisis – latest poll reveals dissatisfaction with Center Party and almost no support for Future Blues
The EU continues to abuse the weakness of our political leaders, at treat cost to EU taxpayer
Is AI just risky software that, like Facebook, harbours much bigger dangers for mankind?
Five Twitter-like myths about Finland’s SOTE healthcare reform
Lessons about dynamic change for Finland from Singapore
Main Finnish newspaper says that government should continue if re-elected at next election. What’s type of nonsense is that?
Finnish Transport Minister wants a public subsidy for electric bikes but not for ordinary bikes…
Facebook, Equifax, NHS, credit card data, and bank payment system “failures”…
Two big reforms by Finnish government is an irresponsible act and will result in unforeseen financial and social consequences according to prominent Israeli and American scholars.
Australia – land of fearless fast population growth
The Finnish Nuclear Plant Fiasco – 10 years late and the French turnkey contractor must pay compensation!
How many of us believe that democracy is alive and kicking in the EU?
Trump, North Korea’s Kim and Putin, the nuclear option and New Zealand Boltholes
A story about democracy… and another about Little Finland…
Nobody wins trade wars because they are not even wars…
Politics in the UK mirror politics in Finland – confused thinking is shared in London and in Helsinki
Finnish government’s Healthcare reform (SOTE) faces strong opposition from own ranks and may collapse
Big brother and the privacy of your health – do not believe in corporate altruism…
“May Day, May Day” – Is UK’s foxy PM leading the Brexit folk nowhere!
Singapore – An important lesson for the Nordics of dynamic change and education
The Artic Region – Soot and NOX are melting the ice but governments are only worried about borders, politics, artic animals and trade. Time for weather men and environmental activists too attack
Homo Deus author states that the EU lacks the necessary ingredients of true democracy
Why are we told that it is democratic to vote for Members of the European Parliament?
Flashy “Save-the-World” TV advertisements can tell you that business is booming at taxpayers’ expense…
Red lights are flashing – the Conservative Party is ready to give extra money to EU, but not for needed healthcare, education and childcare reforms in Finland!
Heavy mud-slinging between the government’s 2 main parties and bad days for the Centre Party
The Federation of Finnish SME’s publishes a bullish economic barometer
Educating Chinese children is hard on children and parents
Helsinki Airport sitting on a Chinese Hainan time bomb!
European politicians, including Finnish ones, are selfish and suicidal…
The Maastricht Treaty is 26 years old today – what would happen to the EU’s budget if 2 or more members left because they thought that the EU club was badly managed?
If Brexit happens then why should Finns pay more? Let Finance Minister Orpo pay out of his own pocket!
Let the Nordic countries lead fast and obvious reforms of the EU to stop Brexit
Finnish Post Office is missing a Bonanza – according to China…
How can any legitimate democracy accept that Mr. Juncker’s assistant bullies EU’s appointed representatives? He should be sacked along with Mr. Juncker.
The unintended consequences of climate change policies – fossil fuel vehicles in China
Chinese construction boom is really scary…
Friday 2.2.2018 is a very bad day in Finland – in particular for working folk and politicians
Do you know this woman – perhaps the next most powerful leader of Europe?
Finnish PM as popular as May, Merkel, Löfven and Trump – Only Macron barely above 50%…
Mr. Niinistö continues as Finland’s President for the next 6 years…
New York Times published this story today: “Finland’s Scene-Stealing First Dog Is Missed During Dull Election” byRichard Martyn-Hemphilljan 27.1.2018
Finnish government wants to stop annual time changes – is that all they have for the EU?
Going nowhere – what the UK is doing about Brexit and what is Finland doing about the EU?
A “Non-Competitive” Presidential Election in Finland
Parallels between Finland & Brexit – The soaring costs of damaging social- and healthcare policies
Leaders with brains are often misunderstood…
The “Heavy Side” of Finnish politics, or should it be the “Hidden Side”?
UK government’s own watchdog says that long-term PPP infrastructure solutions waste billion of taxpayers money!
Espoo Metro years late because awful private sector contractors, project managers and weak public control – Taxpayers are not to blame!
Carillion’s failure will cost British taxpayers huge sums – government and its advisors have been negligent in their duty of care
Shocking – British government considering to guarantee big failing PPP construction company!
Ignore banks when they come up with new products like long housing loans, interest rate caps and floors, insurance, investment funds, hospitals, car rentals, etc…
UK government still thinks that they can have a special “deal” with the EU!
Nokia and Ericsson are being slaughtered in many markets by the Chinese company Huawei, when the USA has banned their networks
Is Finland’s Chemists monopoly, the “Greatest-Soviet-Styled-Business” about to deregulated? Hardly…
Finnish Energy Minister wants to stop coal in local power plants, but coal is “great business” for their energy company in Germany
UK Private Rail operators are to be bailed out by UK government! The Finnish Transport Minister has fed voters false information!
Don’t accept Christmas presents from your Government!
Finnish Politics 2017 – was there any lighter side?
Christmas Scrooges – One-armed bandits systematically rob poor customers in biggest retail shops
Finnish labor market integration for foreigners focuses on professional competences
New Finnish proposal aims at making Zero-hour Contracts fairer
The Nordic public welfare system is a form of insurance for which we pay taxes
Poor Finnish folk die earlier than the wealthy – how is that possible, while government appears not to care…
Swissport, a Chinese company owned HNA, is experiencing plenty of troubles, and they look after our main airport in Finland…
Finnish pension funds “flip” strategic infrastructure investments and do not behave like long term investors
When 18 senior politicians go and “whistle” about Finland being the world leader in Transport Sector
Savings for later – a simple and very effective way to save for your pension
Don’t photograph parked black vans in Helsinki without your passport, driving license, birth certificate, or electricity bill… you may end up in jail
EU provides smart but too small solution for lending to SME’s because it reduces the negative impact of new banking regulations on lending to SME’s.