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Telia drops Finnish as official language of communication

Tuesday 31 May 2016 | 11:49 CET | News
Telia Company said that it will now use Swedish and English, but not the Finnish language, in stock exchange releases, press releases and other disclosures. Fewer than 300,000 people in Finland speak Swedish, or just over 5 percent of the population, with nearly 89 percent speaking Finnish. Less than half of a percent speak Sami, the language of the area often known as Lappland.

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Companies: Sonera / Telia
Countries: Finland / Sweden / World
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