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Finland’s new prime minister is considering a four-day workweek

Finland’s 34-year-old new prime minister, Sanna Marin, has floated the idea of a four-day workweek, but critics call the idea crazy. However, recent experiments found that a reduced working week boosted productivity. In August, Microsoft Japan tested a four-day week, productivity work shot up by about 40%. One Melbourne organisation found a six-hour working day […]

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Finland’s Sanna Marin, 34, to become world’s youngest Prime Minister

Finland’s Social Democrats elected a 34-year-old former transport minister to the post of prime minister on Sunday, making her the youngest head of government. Sanna Marin narrowly won Sunday’s vote to replace outgoing leader Antti Rinne, who resigned on Tuesday after losing the confidence of the coalition partner Centre Party over his handling of a […]