Three quarters of respondents in a new Yle online survey say they're against Finland increasing work-based immigration. The result comes days after the election success of the Finns Party - who also propose a tough line on newcomers. Yet there are growing warnings that the fast-ageing population means Finland desperately needs to import workers, or risk a dangerous hole in the country's finances.
From April 26 to April 29 the scientists of the Udmurt state university will make space experiment at the international station. In the conditions of imponderability they research new magnetic materials, KP Izhevsk with reference to the press service of The Udmurt State University reports.
Their colleagues will join physics of university from Germany, Belgium, Great Britain and the USA. On ISS since 2009 the group prepared for carrying out the scientific experience .
A unique for Russia ecological festival Olonia, the Goose Capital will take place in Olonets region of Karelia on May 1-10, portal Official Karelia reports. A meeting of twenty unusual capitals of Russia, including Pokrov, the Chocolate Capital, Vologda, the Butter Capital, Suzdal, the Cucumber Capital, etc. will take place for the first time.
The project of online courses of the Komi language is realized by Diaspora of the people of Komi "Nevatas" in St. Petersburg since 2014, reports еру Representation of the Komi Republic in the Northwest region.
The committee of rescue of Pechora demands from the oil companies to be "social partners", but avoids asking a question: whether is it a partner? The edition of “the Red Banner” asks oneself a question.
The Estonian Parliament approved Taavi Rõivas's new Cabinet on Wednesday and the ministers were sworn in and assumed office today.
According to a report by a nationalist Finns Party think tank, immigrants cost Finland at least 700 million euros per year, YLE News reports.
Finns Party MP Juho Eerola said he would consider restricting migration on the basis of nationality, based on calculations of a person’s anticipated value to Finland according to their nation of origin.
Like the other member states of the European Union, Hungary condemns the territorial aggression Russia commits against Ukraine day by day, a parliamentary official said.
Marie Under, one of Estonia's most famous poets, will be reburied in her homeland, ERR News reports. The Estonian Writers Union is looking for new resting place for Under and her family, currently buried in Sweden. The reburial service is planned for this autumn.
The dictionary of personal names of Nenets people of Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug was presented in Salekhard. The author of the edition Yelizaveta Yaptik called her presentation "The book about big love", IA "Sever-Press". According to her words, the dictionary is a result of 4 years of work and confession in love to her people and to favorite work.