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Use of powers under the Emergency Powers Act to end – state of emergency ended on Tuesday 16 June

Based on the situational assessment received on Monday 15 June, the Government has determined that the COVID-19 epidemic can be managed using the regular powers of the authorities. In its plenary session today, the Government issued decrees repealing the use of powers under the Emergency Powers Act and announced that the current situation in the […]

Important phone numbers and links concerning the State of Emergency in Hailuoto/Finland and coronavirus situation

Important numbers and links concerning The State of Emergency in Hailuoto    Hailuoto Community General Information number on weekdays 8-16 tel: 044 4973 500 Please call to the general Information in case you have questions concerning the State of Emergency in Hailuoto Mental Support number every  day 15-19  tel: 044 4973 507 In case you […]

Coronavirus latest updates

  The website of the Finnish Institute for Health and Welfare (THL) provides comprehensive information on the new coronavirus. The Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Business Finland, the City of Helsinki and the Ministry of Education and Culture have also put together information packs. A national telephone service at the number 0295 535 535 gives general […]

Government in co-operation with the President of the Republic, declares a state of emergency in Finland over coronavirus outbreak

Government, in cooperation with the President of the Republic, declares a state of emergency in Finland over coronavirus outbreak Government Communications Departmen tMinistry of Education and CultureMinistry of Social Affairs and Health 16.3.2020 16.56 | Published in English on 16.3.2020 at 19.14 Press release 140/2020 On 16 March 2020, the Government decided on additional measures […]