Oh, and they’re raising taxes on fuel as well by 7 cents a liter, the price average presently is 1.56 per liter…
More quota refugees
When unveiling the budget on Tuesday the government also announced it would raise Finland’s refugee quota by 100 people annually to 850 in 2020, according to Swedish-language daily Hufvudstadsbladet.
Finland will accept 400 Syrian refugees from Lebanon and Turkey, 200 Congolese refugees from Zambia as well as 130 Nigerian refugees.
Under the refugee quota, Finland admits persons recognised as refugees by the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR).