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Finland wages and salaries rise in August

Staff Writer | October 11, 2017
Finland's wages and salaries increased in August after falling in the prior month, figures from Statistics Finland showed Wednesday.
Finland workers
Europe   During the June to August period
The wages and salaries sum of the whole economy rose 2.8 percent year-over-year in August, reversing a 1.2 percent fall in July.

During the June to August period, wages and salaries climbed 1.3 percent compared with a 1.5 percent growth in the same period of 2016. Wages and salaries in construction grew the most, by 6.9 percent.