Columns & Interviews
Catching up with Consul General: Marko Salonen of FACC on opportunities for Finnish businesses during and post COVID-19
The Consul General of Finland in New York, Mika Koskinen, sat down with Marko Salonen, the Executive Director of the Finnish American Chamber of Commerce in New York, to chat about the latest changes in New York business environment and its effects on Finnish businesses operating or wishing to operate in the U.S.
Introducing the Honorary Consuls of Finland: Elaine M. Kumpula, Minnesota
In this series we highlight the important work done by our honorary consuls around the 35 States in our jurisdictional area. This month, we talked to the honorary consul in Minnesota, Elaine M. Kumpula, about her work as an immigration lawyer helping Finnish businesses and individuals find their ground in the U.S. Following the recent restrictions on nonimmigrant visas, she offers us some helpful advice on approaching the rest of the year.
Interview of Arno Rafael Minkkinen
In light of Minkkinen's commemorative exhibition Arno Rafael Minkkinen: Fifty Years currently on view at Edwynn Houk Gallery in New York, Consul General Mika Koskinen spoke to the artist about his early days in Finland, emigration to the United States and shooting in different regions of the world over the last decades.