News - 05.07.2019 klo 13.02Politics

The long and winding road of the failed activation model comes to an end

The long and winding road of the failed activation model comes to an end

The activation model for unemployed people is to be scrapped, the Minister of Social Affairs and Health Aino-Kaisa Pekonen (Left Alliance) said on 3 July. She estimates that due to the time needed for the necessary legal changes in Parliament it will be the beginning of the next year before the activation model is confined to history. Read more →

News - 20.06.2019 klo 14.30Employment conditions

Midsummer checklist

Midsummer checklist

Are you working during Midsummer? Read this list for salary changes during Midsummer and other useful information. Read more →

News - 19.06.2019 klo 12.30Membership service

The Service Union United PAM's and the Unemployment Fund's opening hours during summer

The Service Union United PAM's and the Unemployment Fund's opening hours during summer

The union's and the Fund 's service for members have exceptional opening hours this summer. Read more →

News - 14.06.2019 klo 12.00

Vacancy: Secretary General of the Nordic Union for Workers in the Hotel, Catering and Tourism Sector

Vacancy: Secretary General of the Nordic Union for Workers in the Hotel, Catering and Tourism Sector

The Nordic Union for Workers in the Hotel, Catering and Tourism Sector (NU HRCT) is looking for a Secretary General. Initially the position is temporary, beginning 1 November 2019, but it may become permanent. Read more →

News - 13.06.2019 klo 15.47EU

EU directives to extend paternity leave and make work shifts more predictable for zero-hour contracts

EU directives to extend paternity leave and make work shifts more predictable for zero-hour contracts

The EU has approved two new labour directives: the predictable work directive and the work-life balance directive. These new directives may help employees with zero-hour contracts plan their lives better while ensuring longer family leave for fathers. Read more →

News - 11.06.2019 klo 10.00Working life

The biggest threats for workers - UNI leader Christy Hoffman lists epic labour market challenges of this decade

The biggest threats for workers - UNI leader Christy Hoffman lists epic labour market challenges of this decade

According to UNI Global Union General Secretary Christy Hoffman, the biggest threats for workers have to do with inequality and erosion of employment. Read more →

News - 10.06.2019 klo 08.02

The Unemployment Fund's telephone service takes into use summer opening hours starting 10 June Read more →

News - 05.06.2019 klo 16.30

Service Union United PAM's Union Congress elected a new Executive Committee and a Council Read more →

News - 05.06.2019 klo 12.00

Annika Rönni-Sällinen elected PAM’s new President Read more →

News - 05.06.2019 klo 10.00

Ann Selin, who leaves PAM’s presidency, is proud of mutual accomplishments Read more →