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Finland's national carrier cuts over 10% of workforce (source — 20/10/2020 14:45:30

Finland’s national carrier says it will cut 700 jobs - or over 10% of its workforce - by the end of March next year due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on global travel

Finland 1-0 Republic of Ireland: Stephen Kenny remains without a win as Irish boss (source — 14/10/2020 20:57:49

Stephen Kenny remains without a win in his five games as Republic of Ireland boss as his Covid-19 hit side lose 1-0 in Finland.

Finland vs Republic of Ireland: Stephen Kenny believes international football will not fall victim to Covid-19 (source — 14/10/2020 11:08:21

<p>Republic of Ireland manager believes next month’s international fixture list will go ahead as planned despite the increasing number of coronavirus cases across the continent</p>

'It's very disruptive but we just have to get on with it and focus on the football' (source — 13/10/2020 18:07:28

Enda Stevens has challenged his Ireland team-mates to put aside the Covid-related disruption which has seen six players forced to drop out of the squad for tomorrow's Nations League game in Finland an...

Ireland player ruled out of Nations League clash against Finland as third Covid test is positive (source — 13/10/2020 09:10:02

The Ireland player who tested positive for Covid 19 before a second test showed negative is now out of the squad for Wednesday's Nations League clash against Finland after a third test showed positive...

Ireland facing further Covid chaos as another player tests positive for coronavirus (source — 12/10/2020 15:21:09

The Republic of Ireland are facing further chaos ahead of Wednesday's Nations League game in Finland as another member of the squad has tested positive for Covid-19.

Your Intense Pandemic Dreams Might Be Helping You – Here's Why (source — 01/10/2020 12:47:40

If people have been wearing face masks in your dreams, you’re not alone. Research has shown our dreams now regularly represent a Covid-19 world – and it could be our brain’...

'Any breed could do it': dogs might be a Covid tester's best friend (source — 25/09/2020 18:10:34

Researchers around the world are training canines to sniff out the virus – could they be deployed for mass testing?Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageIt is simple and pain-fre...

COVID-19 Sniffer Dogs Tested at Helsinki Airport (source — 25/09/2020 00:00:07

Dogs trained in detecting COVID-19 were working on a trial program at Finland’s Helsinki-Vantaa Airport to sniff out the illness in a matter of seconds based on sweat samples from passengers, accordin...

Dogs used to detect coronavirus in pilot project at Helsinki airport (source — 24/09/2020 18:30:08

Dogs trained to detect the novel coronavirus began sniffing passenger samples at Finland's Helsinki-Vantaa airport this week, authorities said, in a pilot project running alongside more usual testing ...

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