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One killed, 10 injured in attack at Finnish college

10 October, 2019 9:42 pm 9:42 pm

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – One person was killed and 10 were injured at a college in eastern Finland on Tuesday in a violent incident that a newspaper said began when a student attacked a teacher with a sword. Police said they had opened fire during the incident at a college located in a shopping centre in … Read More

Uber returns to Finnish roads after taxi market deregulation

07 July, 2018 9:39 am 9:39 am

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Uber Technologies will re-start its ride-hailing business in Finland on Wednesday after a one-year pause, it said, seeking to benefit from the country’s transport law reform. The US company has come under pressure from traditional taxi drivers and regulators across Europe, who accuse it of unfair competition and skirting traditional licensing rules. … Read More