Friday Feb 28
Samaras, Finnish peer strike upbeat note on Greece's prospects
Prime Minister Antonis Samaras stressed that Greece is on the road to growth on Friday following talks with his Finnish counterpart Jyrki Katainen while the latter praised Samaras' government for following "responsible policies" to put the country back on the road to economic recovery.
Finnish PM to visit Athens
FinlandA's Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen is expected to meet with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in Athens this week as the Finnish premier visits Greee on Thursday and Friday.
'Green and clean' tech Finland looks to Israel for inspiration
Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen is determined to overhaul his economy, and cites Israel's success as a "start-up" nation brimming with high-tech innovation as his model.
SUMMIT-EU must rebuild unity, address populists' concerns -Finnish PM
European leaders need to rebuild the unity of the European Union, badly fractured in the euro zone debt crisis, and address the worries of populist voters, Finnish Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen said on Thursday.
Finland Drops Debt Target Amid Austerity Backlash
Prime Minister Jyrki Katainen, who heads a six-party coalition, joined Finance Minister Jutta Urpilainen in signaling the government can no longer commit to the second of two policy targets it had previously defended against austerity critics.