Finland's place and future are at the core of the European Union
SAK and other labour market organisations in Finland believe that Finland can only prosper as part of European Union.
Lehto-Komulainen candidate for Deputy General Secretary of ETUC
The Council of Nordic Trade Unions (NFS) has nominated Katja Lehto-Komulainen, the Head of International Affairs at SAK, as its candidate for election to the position of Deputy General Secretary of ETUC.
Unions close to meeting SAK terms for Competitiveness Pact
SAK believes that the new national Competitiveness Pact will have achieved sufficient coverage to take effect if the National Council of the Finnish Metalworkers’ Union approves a negotiated settlement for its industry on Friday 10 June.
Supreme Court: A court cannot prevent a strike
Employers cannot stop potential strikes by demanding that district courts impose conditional fines on unions when the collective agreement is valid. The Supreme Court made this decision in the case of a planned strike at the national flag carrier Finnair.