Finnish universities feature among global best
A quintet of Finnish higher education institutes have been included in this year’s ShanghaiRanking list.
Wärtsilä powers world first for fish farming industry
Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to deliver the ship design for a new processing and transportation vessel to be built at the Balenciaga shipyard in Spain.
Five for Friday: Sports tech
Finnish devotion to sport and intuition for tech manifests itself in successful sports tech endeavours.
Play yourself to safety with Rescuebusters
Many of the world’s most popular games are about shooting, chasing and killing. Finnish SyraWise wanted to create a game that, instead, can save real lives.
Sleepless baby bear awakens global interest
A Finnish children’s book about a little bear called Mur is charming both kids and grown-ups in an increasing number of countries.
Two Finns lift spirits with Ron and Tom
One Eyed Spirits and Spirit of Tom are two companies run by the same two people, whose idea is to add that little something to spice up a drink’s brand.
Finnish sisterhood also on display in Toronto
Following on from its success at home, Finnish drama Miami is to have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September.
Lightneer closes USD 5 million seed funding round
Finnish gaming studio Lightneer has raised five million US dollars in its latest seed funding round, as it prepares to release its learning game Big Bang Legends globally.
Helsinki one of world’s most liveable cities
Finland’s capital has been ranked ninth in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s annual survey of living conditions globally.