Prime Minister of Finland

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Prime Minister of the Republic of Finland
Suomen pääministeri
Statsminister Republiken Finland
Logo of the Prime Minister of Finland.svg
Juha Sipilä 18-4-2015.JPG
Incumbent
Juha Sipilä

since 28 May 2015
Member ofCabinet
European Council
ResidenceKesäranta
AppointerThe President of the Republic
Term lengthNo fixed term
Duration of parliamentary convocation, coalition or upon resignation and removal
Formation27 November 1917
First holderPehr Evind Svinhufvud
Websitevnk.fi/paaministeri/en.jsp

The Prime Minister (Finnish: pääministeri, translated as Head Minister, Swedish: statsminister, literally translated as Minister of State) is the Head of Government of Finland. The Prime Minister is appointed by the President, who is the Head of State.[1]

The current Prime Minister is Juha Sipilä of the Centre Party since 28 May 2015.

Living former Prime Ministers[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Finnish Council of State. "The Cabinet in Office". Finnish Council of State. Retrieved 23 June 2010.

Other websites[change | change source]

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