Finland becomes first european country to have female president and prime minister since 1998, finland has been judged to be the world's least corrupt country, according to the annual survey by the berlin-based organization transparency international in april 2003, finland appointed its first female prime minister, ma. Best countries is a rankings, news and analysis project created to capture how countries are perceived on a global scale the rankings evaluate 80 countries across 24 rankings drawn from a survey. Radiation and nuclear safety authority (stuk) is an independent governmental organisation for the regulatory control of radiation and nuclear safety in finland the mission of stuk is to protect people, society, the environment and future generations from the harmful effects of radiation. Finland country profile comprehensive source of information about dhl finland here you'll find office addresses, shipping guidelines and restrictions, drop-off and collection points for dhl express shipments, key local facts and more. Finland introduced a carbon tax of eur112 (usd141) per tonne of co2 in 1990, based on the carbon content of the fossil fuel, becoming the first country to use a carbon tax as an instrument for climate change mitigation.
Finland is a bilingual country - finnish and swedish are both official languages sweden and russia alternatively ruled finland from the late 12 th to early 20 th centuries the country declared. In brief the ruling centre-right coalition has only a slim majority since it ejected the far-right the finns in june 2017, but we expect it to survive to 2019, when the next election is due. Bbc country profiles: instant guide to history, politics and economic background of countries and territories, and background on key institutions. Finland marked it's first century of independence in 2017 and, in spite of its relatively small population, is a world leader in many fields prominent ratings by various agencies describe it as.
Finland's broadcasting sector is dynamic public yle, funded by licence fees, operates radio and tv networks new stations compete in a market once dominated by yle and established private. Source for demographic data: international data basetotal number of respondents: 40 102 423 ©2011-2018 neris analytics limited please get in touch with us if you are interested in using our data for research purposes, or if you have any comments or suggestions. Finland gained its independence from russia in 1917 and covers about 340,000 square kilometers finland is mostly flat with rolling plains and is a country of about 5,270,000 finns finland mun country profile | imuna. A company is resident in finland if it is incorporated under finnish law residents are subject to tax on their worldwide income non-residents are subject to finnish tax on their finnish source income fiscal year follows the financial period tax return should be filed within four months after the. Finland today with over 188,000 lakes and a northern temperate climate, finns have a dynamic appreciation for nature and enjoy the tranquillity of the countryside.
Get a concrete, accurate description of who you are and why you do things the way you do, for free take a free test. The office of website management, bureau of public affairs, manages this site as a portal for information from the us state department external links to other internet sites should not be construed as an endorsement of the views or privacy policies contained therein. Finland is a relatively ethnically homogeneous country the dominant ethnicity is the finnish people but there are also notable historic minorities of swedes , sami and roma people as a result of recent immigration there are now also considerable groups of ethnic russians , estonians and somalis in the country. Finland :: country profile the republic of finland is a country in the fennoscandian region of northern europe with a territorial area of 338,424 km2 and a population of approximately 5 please login to view this content or become a member by joining now.
Economic complexity of finland product space the product space is a network connecting products that are likely to be co-exported and can be used to predict the evolution of a country's export structure. Finland is one of the most developed countries in the world it is situated in europe with a population of around 55 million as of 2013 most of the country's populace resides in the southern part of the country where the climate is much warmer. This is the country profile of finland, in french the document was created for the project info4migrants projet number: uk/13/llp-ldv/toi-615 by veronicagelfgren. United nations office on drugs and crime web site. Finland global economic prospects examines trends for the world economy and how they affect developing countries the report includes country-specific three-year forecasts for major macroeconomic indicators, including commodity and financial markets.
Demographics of finland 2017 as of 1 january 2018, the population of finland was estimated to be 5,574,179 people this is an increase of 050 % (27,677 people) compared to population of 5,546,502 the year before. Instructions use the list on the left to choose a new country profile or the list on the right to select a country to compare to play or pause the dynamic population pyramids to enhance your view play or pause the dynamic population pyramids to enhance your view. Country profiles get an overview of pensions systems by country browse the regions for what suits you such as summaries of uk or american state pension schemes, key information on specific countries (eg pension reforms in greece), or private and corporate pension schemes.
Yes, if the seller or buyer is resident in finland for tax purposes 16 percent 2 percent transfer tax applies on the transfer of shares of a real estate company or a joint-stock property company, on the transfer of shares in group. Who report on the global tobacco epidemic, 2017 country profile: finland 4 treatment of tobacco dependence as at 31 december 2016 these data are sourced from the cop report, where one was submitted by the country.
Iivo niskanen of finland and francesco de fabiani of italy compete during the men's 50km mass start classic on day 15 of the pyeongchang 2018 winter olympic games at alpensia cross-country centre on february 24, 2018 in pyeongchang-gun, republic of korea. Finland country profile implementation of agenda 21: review of progress made since the united nations conference on environment and development, 1992.