Embajada de la República Argentina en República de Finlandia



Tango Suomi documentary arrives to Finland

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Tango Suomi, a documentary directed by the Argentine director Gabriela Aparici, arrives to Finland in September and will be screened in several cities and festivals around the country. 

Tango... can also be Finnish. In Argentina we know little about this country and their culture, we usually think of them as a completely different society, and yet we don...

Argentine Film Cycle in Seinäjoki

Friday, August 18, 2016

As part of the commemorations of the Bicentennial of the Declaration of Independence of the Argentine Republic, the Public Library of Seinäjoki together with Argentine Embassy will organise an Argentine Film Cycle, starting on Wednesday August 24 in the Public Library of Seinäjoki.

During the following months, from August to December, people of Seinäjoki will have the...

Tangomarkkinat 2016 - Tango Reo at the Seinäjoki tango festival

Monday, July 11, 2016

A new edition of Seinäjoki's Tangomarkkinat took place last weekend. Tangomarkkinat is the biggest tango festival en Finland and is also one of the country's biggest eventos. On this occasion the festival gathered around 105.000 people.

Argentina was represented at the festival by the talented artists of the trio Tango Reo, composed by bandoneon player Mercedes Krapovickas, singer Leandro Roco and violinist...

Argentine films at Espoo Ciné Film Festival in Finland

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Between August 19 and 28 the Espoo Ciné International Film Festival will take place in the city of Espoo, Finland. The festival has been organised since 1990 and is one of the main film festivals in Finland.

This year the festival programme includes two Argentine films: Our Last Tango (2015), by Germán Kral and The Duel of Wine, by Nicolás Carreras. The attendees will have the...

Argentine Embassies and Consulates implementing new visa system

Friday, July 29, 2016

Last week the new visa system for granting high security visas was implemented in the Argentine Embassy in Finland as part of a process of modernization of the consular documents to meet the highest international security standards. Under the same process new Emergency and Provisional Passports were also implemented.

Every year during the months of July and August the Consular Section grants a great number of visas to young Finns,...

Helsinki - Bicentenary celebrations: "Argentine Afternoon"

Friday, July 8, 2016

On Thursday July 7th the 200th Anniversary of the Argentine Independence was celebrated in Helsinki with an “Argentine Afternoon”.

The event was organised in Esplanade Park, a very central location in Helsinki. International artists performed at "Espa" stage offering to enjoy Argentine folklore and tango rhythms.

The event was free of charge and organised by the Embassy of Argentina in Finland and the...

Celebration of the 206th Anniversary of the May Revolution

Friday, May 27, 2016

Last Wednesday, May 25th, marked the 206th Anniversary of the May Revolution, which was was celebrated in Helsinki at a reception offered by the Argentine Embassy in Finland.

Numerous guests attended the event, including a significant proportion of the Argentine community in Finland as well as foreign Ambassadors, representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs and other government officials, scientists and researchers, businessmen...

Argentine Minister of Education visits Finland

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Between May 23rd and 25th the Minister of Education and Sports Mr. Esteban Bullrich visited Finland. During his stay Minister Bullrich met his Finnish counterpart Sanni Grahn-Laasonen as well as representatives of the Teacher's Union OAJ and the University of Helsinki.

Bullrich also took part in the inaugural meeting of the program "Leading Countries of the World in Transforming Education". The program,...

Malbec World Day celebration in Helsinki

Monday, April 18, 2016

Last Friday, April 15, the 2016 Malbec World Day was celebrated at the Vanha Ylioppilastalo in Helsinki.

This year we celebrated Malbec as a classic. A classic wine is one that is appreciated by those who try it for the first time and those who drink it regularly. Malbec has become the paradigm of Argentine wine, our flagship variety.

During this event the 700 visitors had the opportunity to taste the widest variety...

Tango argentino concert in Tallinn

Friday, April 1, 2016

Argentine singer Romina Bianco and Estonian guitarist Heiki Mätlik offered a tango concert at the White Hall of the House of the Blackheads (Mustpeade Maja) in Tallinn on Thursday 31st March.

Romina Bianco is a tango singer who started singing at the age of 8. She has performed in the most prestigious venues and festivals around the globe accompanied by tango orchestras and musicians. Heiki Mätlik is a guitar professor at...


"Emilio F. Mignone" International Human Rights Prize

The “Emilio F. Mignone International Human Rights Prize” was established in 2007 by...

Infrastructure Program "Belgrano Plan"

The "Belgrano Plan" is a program of social, productive and infrastructural development...

National Day of Affirmation of Argentina's Rights over the Malvinas Islands
National Day of Affirmation of Argentina's Rights over the Malvinas, South Georgias and South Sandwich Islands, including the surrounding maritime areas

Friday, June 10, 2016

On 10 June, the Argentine Republic marks...

Argentina presented the outer limits of its Continental Shelf

Monday, March 28, 2016

Malvinas: Argentina reaffirms its rights of sovereignty

On a new anniversary of the British usurpation of January 3, 1833, the Argentine government has...

Presidential inauguration of Mauricio Macri

On Thursday, December 10, Mauricio Macri took office as the new President of Argentina. Gabriela...

Signing of the Arms Trade Treaty
Argentina, Finland, Estonia and Latvia are among the 67 countries that signed the ATT



Fondo argentino de cooperación sur-sur y triangular



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