Immigration in Finland -- Asylum seekers

 

Minister urges deportation, loss of citizenship for immigrant sex offenders, YLE News, 13 December 2018

Report: failings identified in asylum legal aid system, News Now Finland, 12 December 2018

More than 90 percent of Finnish residents are at least bilingual, YLE News, 12 December 2018

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 6 December 2018

Non-profit: Thousands of refugee children need psychiatric help, YLE News, 28 November 2018

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 27 November 2018

Foreign workers untapped resource in Finland’s growing demographic crisis, YLE News, 23 November 2018

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 21 November 2018

HBL: Finland suspends asylum seeker deportations to Iraq, YLE News, 26 October 2018

Amnesty Finland hands over petition to stop Afghan deportations, YLE News, 9 October 2018

Opposition SDP chair: Seeking a better life abroad "not wrong", YLE News, 15 September 2018

Interior Minister: Asylum seekers should apply for and accept work, YLE News, 14 September 2018

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 14 September 2018

Iraq to issue passports to asylum applicants in Finland, YLE News, 12 September 2018

Finland rules out Kabul as refuge for Afghan families with children, YLE News, 12 September 2018

Finland moves to cap "infinite renewal" asylum applications, YLE News, 11 September 2018

Finnish immigration authorities suspend Afghan asylum decisions, YLE News, 4 September 2018

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 4 September 2018

Yle analysis disproves PM's claim that most asylum seekers are economic migrants, YLE News, 3 September 2018

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 3 September 2018

Interior Ministry bows to pressure, orders independent study of Finnish Immigration Service, YLE News, 1 September 2018

PM Sipilä: Quota refugee and development aid increases on the horizon, YLE News, 1 September 2018

Finns Party seeks to "take care of only Finnish citizens", YLE News, 1 September 2018

Amnesty urges Finland to stop deportations to Afghanistan, YLE News, 29 August 2018

NGO honours refugee activists from Iraq, Afghanistan, YLE News, 24 April 2018

Mykkänen rejects calls to detain asylum seekers awaiting deportation by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 24 April 2018

Mykkänen: Finland to assess asylum system after French court cancels return by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 20 April 2018

Revamped temporary EU travel document to boost deportations from Finland, YLE News, 10 April 2018

Police: Almost half of planned asylum seeker removals are called off by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 4 April 2018

Data show women, certain nationalities more likely to be granted Finnish residence permits, YLE News, 3 April 2018

Finnish government sends accelerated deportations bill to Parliament, YLE News, 29 March 2018

Researchers: Tougher asylum decisions due to suspicion, not legal reform, YLE News, 22 March 2018

UNICEF rebukes Finland over treatment of asylum-seeking children, YLE News, 20 March 2018

Non-Discrimination Ombudsman doubles down on repatriation monitoring, YLE News, 17 March 2018

Finnish politicians wary of EU asylum seeker distribution plan, YLE News, 16 March 2018

Mykkänen: “We can't have residence-based benefits and free immigration” by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 15 March 2018

‘Happy Immigrants' Boost Finland To Top Of World Happiness Index, News Now Finland, 14 March 2018

by Aleksi Teivainen, Helsinki Times, 18 May 2017

 

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