Your search for Finland retrieved 29 results.
Plan to Become a Smoke-Free Country (August 08, 2014) by Constance Johnson
Finland's government has adopted a Roadmap Towards a Smoke-Free Finland, designed to both help smokers quit ...
Topic: Excise taxes; Marketing and advertising; Taxation; Tobacco and smoking
Universal Health Care for Undocumented Immigrants (March 25, 2014) by Edith Palmer
On March 7, 2014, a new study by the Finnish National Institute for Health and Welfare ...
Amendment of List of Countries Subject to Controlled Foreign Company Legislation (February 04, 2014) by Wendy Zeldin
The Ministry of Finance (Valtiovarainministeriö) of Finland issued a decree on December 31, 2013, updating its ...
Topic: Corporate income tax; Corporations; Taxation
Public Register Proposed for Tax Debts of Enterprises (December 23, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
The Finnish government presented draft legislation to Finland's parliament, the Eduskunta, on December 5, 2013, concerning ...
Topic: Corporations; Taxation
Tax Incentives for Investment in Small Companies (May 28, 2013) by Wendy Zeldin
On May 13, 2013, Decree A 341/2013, which puts into force the Law on Investment Relief ...
Decree on Bank Tax (March 04, 2013) by Constance Johnson
According to a decree published on February 28, 2013, in Finland's Official Gazette (Suomen Säädöskokoelma), banks ...
Driver's License Reform (September 25, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin
Finland plans to inaugurate the use of a new, fixed-term driver's license as of January 19, ...
Topic: Motor vehicles
Electronic Firearms Registry Part of Integrated Police Records System (September 24, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin
It was reported on September 6, 2012, that Finland's police force will have a new, electronic ...
Topic: Firearms and explosives
Tax on Public Broadcasting (September 07, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin
The President of Finland approved law proposal HE 28/2012 on August 31, 2012, which introduces a ...
Legalization of Medical Cannabis Considered (September 05, 2012) by Constance Johnson
In a recent interview, Erkki Palva of Finland's national pharmaceutical agency, Fimea, stated that the agency ...
New Government Statement on Remuneration in State-Owned Companies (August 31, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin
On August 13, 2012, the Government of Finland released a new statement on the remuneration of ...
Topic: Economics and public finance
Emoticon Trademark Abrogated (August 15, 2012) by Constance Johnson
Although previously the Finnish National Board of Patents and Registration (last visited Aug. 13, 2012) ...
Topic: Intellectual property
Proposal to Extend Sugar Tax (July 16, 2012) by Constance Johnson
On July 5, 2012, Finland's Sugar Tax Working Group released an interim report, recommending extension of ...
Plan to Cut Childcare Benefits Considered (March 05, 2012) by Constance Johnson
Finland's government is considering shortening the time period in which some families can receive funding from ...
Proposal to Restrict Alcoholic Beverage Image Advertising Fails Again to Materialize (March 04, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin
It was reported on March 2, 2011, that the Finnish government failed to produce a legislative ...
Topic: Workers safety and health
Constitutional Reforms Approved by Legislature (February 22, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin
It was reported on February 16, 2011, that the current Parliament of Finland voted to approve ...
Supreme Court Decides Sex Discrimination Case (October 26, 2010) by Constance Johnson
On October 22, 2010, Finland's Supreme Court decided that a Lutheran clergyman was guilty of discrimination ...
Pain Management for Dying Patients (September 28, 2010) by Constance Johnson
On September 23, 2010, the Finnish government announced new guidelines for the care of the dying. ...
Topic: Workers safety and health
Budget Proposal Foresees Higher Energy, Sweets, and Soft Drink Taxes (August 02, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin
According to a press release issued by Finland's Ministry of Finance on July 28, 2010, the ...
Legal Right to Broadband for All Citizens (July 06, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin
On July 1, 2010, all Finnish citizens will have a legal right to access a 1 ...
Last updated: August 08, 2014