New ministers appointed
On 29 May 2015, the President of the Republic appointed the Government of Prime Minister Juha Sipilä. Olli Rehn was appointed as Minister of Economic Affairs and Jari Lindström as Minister of Justice and Employment.Minister of Economic Affairs Olli Rehn is the head of the Ministry of Employment and the Economy and handles matters falling under the Ministry, except for matters that are covered by the Minister of Justice and Employment.
Minister of Justice and Employment Jari Lindström is the head of the Ministry of Justice and handles matters covered by the Ministry. In addition, he is responsible for matters falling under the Knowledge Management Department, Employment and Entrepreneurship Department and Labour and Trade Department of the Ministry of Employment and the Economy.
More information on the appointed Government and the division of responsibilities among ministers is available in the government press release.