News - 14.01.2019 klo 09.15Unemployment benefit

SAK would replace activation model by its employment incentive scheme

SAK would replace activation model by its employment incentive scheme

SAK proposes its own employment incentive scheme. It would simplify unemployment protection and add services to the unemployed. The activation model would be abolished. PAM’s Social Policy Specialist Egezona Kllokoqi-Bublaku gives the green light to the proposals. Read more →

Article - 11.01.2019 klo 13.00Working life

Safari companies are more professional but work is still seasonal

Safari companies are more professional but work is still seasonal

Safari guides in Lapland, like Sanna Heinonen, take their foreign clients to reindeer and husky farms or to snowshoe walks. The strongly growing sector has become more professional but is still very seasonal. Read more →

News - 02.01.2019 klo 09.30Politics

If unemployed persons do little jobs, from April they will only affect allowances when the wages have been paid

If unemployed persons do little jobs, from April they will only affect allowances when the wages have been paid

Some changes to unemployment security, minimum retirement age goes up, unemployment insurance contributions go down and employees’ pension contributions go up. These are all changes coming in next year. Read more →

News - 31.12.2018 klo 16.00Member service

Membership fees unchanged in 2019

Membership fees unchanged in 2019

There are two ways to pay membership fees. You can either let your employer deduct them straight from your pay or you can pay them yourself. If you pay your membership fees using reference numbers, you will get the whole year’s reference numbers in January 2019. Read more →

News - 28.12.2018 klo 08.30Union Congress

Berhan Ahmadi broke through barriers by becoming a Council representative four years ago

Berhan Ahmadi broke through barriers by becoming a Council representative four years ago

Berhan Ahmadi became the first person in PAM’s Council with an immigrant background at the last congress elections. Now he is encouraging other ethnic minority members to take the plunge and become candidates. Read more →

News - 21.12.2018 klo 15.30Working conditions

Working hours and payments for the Christmas and New Year period now available in one place – Take a look!

Working hours and payments for the Christmas and New Year period now available in one place – Take a look!

Annual leave, midweek public holiday or accrued days off? What if you work part-time? There are many questions because the Christmas period is not so straightforward when it comes to working conditions. Read more →

Article - 21.12.2018 klo 13.00

Much needed payment returned to cleaners - L&T, SOL, ISS and RTK-Palvelu show the way Read more →

ArticleNews - 21.12.2018 klo 11.00

The best spokepersons for PAM are my friends Read more →

News - 20.12.2018 klo 15.30

Get to know the trade unions – a new video series introduces Finnish working life Read more →

Article - 19.12.2018 klo 09.00

Food couriers zoom through traffic with no protection Read more →