Finland will start its EU Presidency on 1 July 2006. It presented the logo and website for its Presidency on 31 May. The web address of the Finnish Presidency is www.eu2006.fi . The two main languages used for the web site are English and French.
During its Presidency, Finland will focus on issues such as competitiveness and globalisation, ageing, climate change and security. A preliminary agenda for Finland's presidency was already presented a few weeks ago.