Covid-19 confirmed cases in Finland and other countries

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Source: Our world in data


  • Economic experts fear tariff war will shrink world trade

    Munich, May 10, 2019 – International economic experts fear that the tariff war between the US, China, and Europe will lead to a decline in world trade. This is the result of the World Economic Survey conducted by the ifo Institute among 1,130 economists worldwide. When asked to name the most significant consequence of the higher tariffs, the predominant answer was “less trade.”

  • Hong Kong Needs to Restore Rationale and Order

    Viewpoint by: Chen Li, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China in Finland

    Recently, the situation in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) of China drew wide attention from the international community. For a long time, Hong Kong has always been a global metropolitan city, one of the most robust economy and a center of international banking, trade and cargo. It has a beautiful name “Pearl of the Orient”, and is seen as a paradise for shopping. But today’s Hong Kong turns into a scene of chaos. What on earth has Hong Kong become?

  • Working together to fight against the virus

    At the moment, the outbreak of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) has been a major topic in China and around the world. 

    Like many Chinese, I closely follow the daily development of the situation and feel worried about the increasing number of infections. Unfortunately, Finland confirmed the first case on January 29. A Chinese tourist was quarantined and diagnosed positive in Lapland, making Finland the third country with a confirmed case in Europe.