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Monday 21.8.2017

Seppälä has filed for bankruptcy.

Famous Finnish clothing chain Seppälä has been in financial difficulties and the tax administration has left bankruptcy notice to Helsinki Districs Court. (Länsiväylä)

Turku attack suspect’s custodial hearing to be held Tuesday.

The custodial hearing of an 18 year-old man suspected of carrying out the deadly knife attacks in Turku last Friday will be held on Tuesday in Southwest Finland District Court. (Yle News in English)

Länsimetro (Western metro) will be completed in September with “99.99% probability”.

After facing construction difficulties with Länsimetro, the CEO Ville Saks reported to the City of Espoo regarding the completion of the metro this fall. Final decision on the opening will determine HSL. (Länsiväylä)

Ten asylum seekers are coming from Morocco to Finland every month – positive decisions are related to political persecution.

Moroccan refugees in Finland have received asylum for personal political or religious persecution, says Permanent Secretary Päivi Nerg Huomenta Suomi (Good morning Finland). (MTV)