President of the Republic, Sauli Niinistö, and his spouse, Jenni Haukio, hosted the Independence Day Reception at the Presidential Palace on Wednesday 6 December 2017. The centenary of Finland’s independence was reflected in the guests invited, the music, the refreshments and the floral decorations.
HRH The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William visited Finland on 29-30 November 2017. The visit was hosted by the President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö. President Niinistö received the Duke of Cambridge at the Presidential Palace on Wednesday, 29 November 2017. The Duke brought a message from HRH Queen Elisabeth II, in which the Queen congratulates Finland on its 100 years of independence.
»Dear Finnish expatriates and people of Finnish heritage around the world. There are many of you! There were hundreds of thousands of you even before our independence, now there are up to two million people ...»
»President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö met with U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki on Monday, 6 November 2017. During the hour-long conversation...»