City of Kuopio
Tulliportinkatu 31
P.O. Box 228
FIN-70101 Kuopio, Finland
Tel. +358 17 182 111
Fax +358 17 182 058




Growing Saaristokaupunki now houses over 10 000 inhabitants

The residential area has grown to become the second largest in Kuopio. The district, which housed the Finnish Housing Fair in 2010, will welcome several thousand more citizens in the coming years.

Games for Health Finland wins a European Enterprise Promotion Award in Luxembourg

Games for Health Finland, which promotes innovative solutions in the health and wellness sector, was chosen as the national winner in the 9th European Enterprise Promotion Awards. The awards were presented at the SME Assembly held in Luxembourg from 18 to 20 November 2015.

Puijo Ski Games celebrate 100 years of history in 2016

Traditional event starts the super week of wintersports at the end of February. This time the Ski Games will also host a World Cup race in Nordic combined.


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