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MIL-OSI Europe: Centres of expertise and support to respond to special needs of children and young people

By   /  April 17, 2019  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, Education, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, Government of Finland, Health, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scandinavia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Centres of expertise and support to respond to special needs of children and young people

Source: Government of FinlandChildren and young people with special needs are often clients of many services, such as child welfare services and specialised medical care. Often they also need special support for their schooling and later education. Various authorities should actively cooperate to respond to the needs of these children and young people and to […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Finland to step up efforts to combat money laundering and terrorist financing

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, Gambling policy, Government of Finland, Intelligence, Justice, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Scandinavia, Terrorism  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Finland to step up efforts to combat money laundering and terrorist financing

Source: Government of FinlandThe Financial Action Task Force (FATF), which is an international body active in the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing, has published its Mutual Evaluation Report of Finland. The FATF states that the fight against money laundering and terrorist financing is overall at a relatively good level in Finland, but there […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Formation of the government after the Finnish parliamentary elections

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, Government of Finland, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scandinavia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Formation of the government after the Finnish parliamentary elections

Source: Government of FinlandParliamentary elections were held in Finland on 14 April 2019. The process of forming a new government begins after the organising of the new Parliament and the State Opening of Parliament.A representative of the parliamentary group that gained the most seats in Parliament at the election will invite the representatives of the […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Knowledge about market-distorting state aid helps in ensuring an equal playing field for Finnish companies

By   /  April 16, 2019  /  Aid, AM-NC, Business, China, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Employment, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Exports, Finland, Government of Finland, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Scandinavia, Trade, World Trade Organisation  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Knowledge about market-distorting state aid helps in ensuring an equal playing field for Finnish companies

Source: Government of FinlandHarmful government support for businesses granted by non-EU countries, such as China, have a direct impact on Finnish companies operating both in the EU and on global markets. In order to ensure an equal playing field for companies, the European Commission, Finnish ministries and the Confederation of Finnish Industries (EK) hope that […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Efficiency of law drafting at the Ministry of Transport and Communications will be improved

By   /  April 13, 2019  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, Government of Finland, KB, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Scandinavia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Efficiency of law drafting at the Ministry of Transport and Communications will be improved

Source: Government of FinlandThe Ministry of Transport and Communications will increase the number of personnel working in law drafting, clarify the instructions and practices related to that work, develop the monitoring process and improve the orientation of the drafters. These measures, which will be launched immediately, are based on a study by the Ministry and […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: New Ambassador to Dublin

By   /  April 13, 2019  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, Germany, Government of Finland, International Law, KB, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Scandinavia, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: New Ambassador to Dublin

Source: Government of FinlandAt the presidential session on Friday 12 April, the President of the Republic decided to appoint a new Ambassador to Dublin. Counsellor for Foreign Affairs Raili Lahnalampi was appointed to serve as Head of the Embassy of Finland in Dublin, Ireland, from 10 June 2019. Lahnalampi has worked internationally in several roles, […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Results of the parliamentary elections available on the website Electionsfinland.fi on 14 April

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, Government of Finland, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Political Parties, Scandinavia  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Results of the parliamentary elections available on the website Electionsfinland.fi on 14 April

Source: Government of FinlandPreliminary results of the parliamentary elections conducted on Sunday 14 April will be published on the election website of the Ministry of Justice, Electionsfinland.fi, starting at 20.00 on election day.The preliminary results will contain information about the number and percentage of votes received by each political party in the entire country and […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Finland focuses on fishing supervision in Baltic Proper

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  AM-NC, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, fish, Fisheries, Forestry, Germany, Government of Finland, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, NATO, Open Source Intel, Scandinavia, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Finland focuses on fishing supervision in Baltic Proper

Source: Government of FinlandThe Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, the Finnish Border Guard and the Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment for Southwest Finland carried out a joint fishing supervision operation in the southern part of the Baltic Sea on 9–20 March 2019. The pre-selected focus areas of the operation were salmon fishing […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Joint Nordic campaign to protect Arctic plants and animals from alien species

By   /  April 12, 2019  /  Airlines, AM-NC, Aviation, Climate, Climate Change, CTF, Culture, DJF, English, Environment, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, fish, Forestry, Government of Finland, KB, MIL OSI, Norway, Open Source Intel, Scandinavia, Sweden, Trade, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Joint Nordic campaign to protect Arctic plants and animals from alien species

Source: Government of FinlandAlien species pose a global threat to biodiversity, and the plants and animals in Arctic regions are especially vulnerable to their adverse impacts. Alien species can flourish and spread in their new environments, displacing native species and threatening the entire Arctic ecosystem. To help prevent this, Finland, Sweden and Norway have launched […]

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MIL-OSI Europe: Regulation on the screening of foreign investments to enter into force on 10 April 2019

By   /  April 11, 2019  /  AM-NC, CTF, DJF, Economy, Employment, English, Europe, European Union, Eurozone, Finland, Government of Finland, Investment, KB, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Scandinavia, Technology  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Europe: Regulation on the screening of foreign investments to enter into force on 10 April 2019

Source: Government of FinlandThe Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on establishing a framework for the screening of foreign direct investments into the Union will enter into force on 10 April 2019. The Regulation will establish a framework for the screening of foreign direct investments in Member States on the grounds of […]

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