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Founded in 1899, Kaleva supported the liberal National Progressive Party until 1953 but has been independent ever since. It has been hard-hit by the media crisis and seen its circulation figures drop more dramatically than any other daily newspaper. It is published by the privately-run publishing company Kaleva Oy.

Medium: daily
Political orientation: Liberal
Circulation: 69,500 (2013)
Frequency of publication: Daily
Visits per month: 1.000.000 - 5.000.000
Online payment model: All content free of charge

Location: Oulu, Finland
Publisher: Kaleva Oy
Area of distribution: Regional
Established: 1899

Lekatie 1, 90140 Oulu
Phone: 00358 (08) 53 77 11 1
Twitter: @kaleva_fi

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1.  Kaleva - Finland | 03/01/2014

Bad omen for the rule of law

After making severe allegations against the Turkish government, Istanbul prosecutor Muammer Akkaş was taken off the corruption case last week. Not a good omen for ... » more

2.  Kaleva - Finland | 14/10/2013

Northern Europe must shoulder responsibility

The countries in Central and Northern Europe have left their neighbours to the south to fend for themselves as regards refugee policy, the liberal daily ... » more

3.  Kaleva - Finland | 27/06/2013

Small steps in agricultural reform

On the whole the EU agricultural reform can be seen as a success, the daily Kaleva writes, even if major changes will only come later: ... » more

4.  Kaleva - Finland | 07/02/2013

Finnish electricity supply in danger

The Finnish energy company Fortum plans to sell its electricity network and invest the proceeds in allegedly more profitable enterprises. The liberal daily Kaleva voices ... » more

5.  Kaleva - Finland | 05/11/2012

Ban on energy drinks a mistake

The Finnish Parents' League is gathering signatures for a ban on selling energy drinks to people under the age of 16, in the belief that ... » more

6.  Kaleva - Finland | 29/10/2012

True Finns lack plan for local politics

The right-wing populist True Finns party more than doubled its previous score in the local elections on Sunday, receiving 12.3 percent of the vote. But ... » more

7.  Kaleva - Finland | 01/02/2012

ThyssenKrupp sorts out steel market

The Finnish steel company Outokumpu has taken over Inoxumin, the stainless steel division of the German steel company ThyssenKrupp. Outokumpo's plant in the northern Finnish ... » more

8.  Kaleva - Finland | 25/01/2011

Wrong time for government crisis in Ireland

The government coalition in Ireland collapsed on Sunday. The opposition is now demanding new elections. This demand comes at the worst possible time considering the ... » more

9.  Kaleva - Finland | 20/01/2011

Parents should read more to their children

In the northern Finnish city of Oulu a growing number of young children are being sent to speech therapy because they can't talk properly or ... » more

10.  Kaleva - Finland | 21/05/2010

Time to do away with visas between EU and Russia

The next EU-Russia summit will take place on May 31 in Rostov-on-Don. One point up for discussion is the reduction of visa restrictions. That is ... » more


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