Pay deal reached in technology sector in Finland
There is to be a pay rise in the technology industry of 3.2 per cent over the next two years.
Time of Opportunities: uncovering new realities in the working world
The Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK) launched its four-year Time of Opportunities project in 2016 with a view to developing the work of the future, improving the daily lives of employees, and making the world of work more compassionate and equitable.
Service sectors account for half of all enquiries to the employee rights advisory service for immigrants
Most enquiries received by the employee rights advisory service for immigrants in its first operating year came from cleaners, table waiting staff or assistants. The advisory service is provided free of charge by the Central Organisation of Finnish Trade Unions (SAK). More than half of all foreign callers were working in a service industry.
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.