Koronainfo yrittäjälle: yrittajat.fi/korona
The inability to find a job commensurate with their education leads many immigrants to start their own business. As a consequence, Finland stands out for having a large number of university graduates and even PhDs among its foreign entrepreneurs.
Applications for the third round of Business Cost Support open today on 27 April 2021, and applications for Closure Compensation open on 12 May 2021. Applications for Business Cost Support close on 23 June. The closing date for applications for Closure Compensation has not yet been decided. Single-person businesses can receive support of at least €2,000. Businesses that have closed can also apply for Business Cost Support.
THE LARGEST BUSINESS ASSOCIATION IN FINLAND
Suomen Yrittäjät is the largest and most influential business federation in Finland. Our membership currently consists of more than 115,000 businesses of all sizes, from all corners of the country, and includes the entire range of businesses and entrepreneurs. The membership structure reflects Finnish business life as a whole.
Entrepreneurs play a vital role in keeping the wheels of Finnish society and the economy turning. We at Suomen Yrittäjät play an active role in ensuring political decision-makers act to improve small and medium-sized enterprises’ operating environment. We also provide information to the public to help influence opinions and raise awareness of entrepreneurship in Finland.
We influence and interact with Finnish decision-makers at all levels: locally, nationally and in the European Union.
REASONS TO BELONG TO SUOMEN YRITTÄJÄT
Suomen Yrittäjät is a means of exerting influence. Together, we improve the status of entrepreneurs and the conditions for business. We build a community of entrepreneurship.
- Entrepreneurs know how to manage their company’s business. The experts at Suomen Yrittäjät know the legislation affecting business and can give advice where it’s needed.
- Accurate information has real value. The members’ publications and online services of Suomen Yrittäjät keep member entrepreneurs up to date.
- Are you looking for business partners or like-minded entrepreneurs? The Federation of Finnish Enterprises offers a ready-made network for collaboration and cooperation.
- Most of our membership benefits can be accessed via the yrittajat.fi members’ extranet. Some of the membership benefits offered by our partner companies require a separate contract with the company offering the benefit.
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EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE EESC
EESC is organised civil society’s official consultative committee in the EU Confederation of Finnish Industries. Suomen Yrittäjät has one member in the committee.
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