Solita expands to Germany

September 25, 2018

Finnish technology, strategy and design company Solita will continue its international expansion with a new office set to open in Munich later in the autumn.


Helsinki is an EU Capital of Smart Tourism

September 25, 2018

The Finnish capital Helsinki has been selected as a winner of the EU’s inaugural European Capital of Smart Tourism competition.

Finnish design brand Pentik pops up in Tokyo

September 25, 2018

Finnish interior design brand Pentik continues to make a name for itself in Japan with a week-long pop-up shop in one of Tokyo’s leading department stores, Matsuya Ginza.


Kidday captures entire childhoods

September 24, 2018

Traditional baby journals include photos and scribbled memories of a child’s growth, but they are difficult to share. Finnish company Muntius wants its service Kidday to become a digital home for childhood tales.


Five for Friday: Slush Singapore

September 21, 2018

The third edition of Slush Singapore brought the buzz to the Lion City.

Sky’s the limit indoors for Light Cognitive

September 19, 2018

Winter is coming and shorter, darker days (and moods) with it. But instead of giving up to the dark, Finnish company Light Cognitive has developed an indoor lighting system that closely mimics the natural day-night cycle.

Language learning is child’s play with Playvation

September 18, 2018

This Espoo-based provider of digital language learning solutions allows your children to learn a foreign language with the help of the Moomins.

My career – from start to Finnish

September 24, 2018

1. I currently work as an… associate professor at a university’s faculty of pharmacy. I do research on how very tiny particles (nanoparticles) carrying drugs can be used to...

Finland’s social progress ranks high globally

September 24, 2018

Finland has been ranked fifth out of 146 countries in the Social Progress Index.

Beijing looks north for winter sports expertise

September 24, 2018

Finnish and Chinese education co-operation has taken another concrete step forward with the launch of a winter sport management degree, meant to provide Chinese students the knowhow to prepare for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.

Finnish audio projects awarded in Hamburg

September 21, 2018

Finnish audio sommelier projects by Audiodraft and Kyrö Distillery, and Ultra Nordic and Mirum have swept the board at the International Sound Awards. Both projects were explorations into the power of audio on taste perceptions.