Helsinki to host #DTTT Global 2018

June 15, 2018

The Finnish capital city will welcome marketers from all over the world as the Digital Tourism Think Tank’s flagship event, #DTTT Global 2018, lands in Helsinki on 29 and 30 November.


Finnish expertise sought for ESA nanosatellite

June 15, 2018

Finnish company Reaktor Space Lab and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are involved in a European Space Agency (ESA) project to investigate a new frequency band for future telecommunication satellites.

Fun learning kindergartens to open in China

June 15, 2018

Finnish early education company Fun Academy is introducing the ‘Fun Learning’ approach in several kindergartens set to open in Beijing and other locations around China.


Five for Friday – Circular economy solutions

June 15, 2018

What goes around comes around, and this means big business opportunities in Finland.


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Post like a pro with Kojo

June 13, 2018

KojoApp, a Rovaniemi-based app developer, is seeking to raise the bar for social media content published by sports clubs of all kinds and sizes.

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TellAbout gathers memories together

June 12, 2018

Photos and videos are a great way to keep memories alive, but posting personal shots on social media can feel dodgy. Finnish company Path 4More created a service for sharing them privately.

Halla Halla turns plastic trash into bold beachwear

June 11, 2018

Finland’s first sustainable swimwear brand was born out of two friends’ quest to find bikinis that both looked and felt good.

Valpas checks in EUR 500K

June 14, 2018

Finnish hardware startup Valpas Enterprises has raised 500 000 euros in seed funding to advance internationalisation and the mass production of its IoT bedbug solution for hotels.

Profin slides in with Inwido

June 14, 2018

Finnish family business Profin Group, focused on premium sliding doors and windows, has been acquired in full by Sweden-based Inwido, Europe’s largest supplier of windows.

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Finnish dating app to merge with eCift

June 13, 2018

The Finnish video dating app Klip will be merged into eCift, a dating service with over six million registered users in Germany and Turkey.

Maria Kalaniemi strikes a royal chord in Sweden

June 13, 2018

Finnish accordion artist Maria Kalaniemi has been chosen as a member of The Royal Swedish Academy of Music.