Finland will post GDP growth of 1.6 per cent for 2016, predicts the Ministry of Finance in its latest Economic Survey. Structural problems in the labour market threaten to curb the level of growth towards the end of the forecast period.
Minister of Finance Petteri Orpo met Managing Director of the European Stability Mechanism Klaus Regling in Helsinki on Friday 9 December. In their meeting, Orpo and Regling discussed the financial stability of the euro area and other key issues.
Advance information (8 December)
The Ministry of Finance confirms the base rate of interest twice a year.