What should an employer know about the first weeks of a foreign employee in Finland – and how does the coronavirus pandemic affect them?
In March 2020, the coronavirus began to spread more and more in Finland. Recommendations and restrictions began to affect the lives of those living in Finland and moving here. Since March, what has changed in the field of global mobility, and what is the situation now?
*Updated 28.1.2021* Here you can find the updated information on travel restrictions, health security measures, and other instructions in Finland.
The coronavirus pandemic is changing the world in many ways, and also the field of global mobility. For example, companies have needs for new types of services, and there may be changes in the competition for global talent.
An important part of the relocation process is finding the perfect home for the foreign employee. Having a nice home is important especially during these times when many people spend more time at home. I asked our relocation consultants, how they have helped foreign employees to find homes in Finland during the pandemic.
How to order food to your home in Finland? We have collected some useful links for food delivery and online pharmacies to help maintain the social distancing during quarantine.
Here you can find websites that provide instructions and information about health services in English.
We want to make sure you are informed of the most essential issues you should take into consideration during these very unusual times. We have collected some websites where you can find news and updates in English.
With the rapidly evolving situation with Covid-19, Finland Relocation Services has taken major steps to restrict the spread of the virus, while still ensuring the high quality of service, as always.