Ultrahack gathers Northern Europe’s most innovative hackers to Helsinki

August 29, 2016

Mix innovative minds from technology and business, provide them with a challenge, data and equipment and you have got yourself a hackathon. Now Finnish event Ultrahack is taking the concept a step further with a hackathon tournament focused on creating new social and economic innovations.


Two Finnish films selected for Toronto International Film Festival

August 29, 2016

Two Finnish films Tyttö nimeltä Varpu (Little Wing) and Hymyilevä mies (The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki) have been selected for Toronto International Film Festival.

Futureplay Games raises USD 2.5 million

August 26, 2016

Finnish mobile games developer Futureplay Games has closed a financing round worth 2.5 million US dollars from London Venture Partners, DN Capital, Sunstone and Creandum.


Finnish startup democratises wealth management with automation

August 26, 2016

How do you feel about receiving financial advice from a machine? Finns are about to find out as Helsinki-based startup Evervest will launch the country’s first fully automated wealth management service.


Trip Republic makes travel more personal

August 24, 2016

These days, organising a journey abroad yourself is more possible than ever before. Now it’s time to cut down the time it takes to do so.

Anders Innovations forges online business success stories

August 22, 2016

Anders Innovations, a Finnish e-commerce company, has been chosen among the ten fastest growing companies in Finland and the top 100 most promising companies in Europe. Now it is deepening its international presence with a spin-off company in the US.

Fibion takes a stand against sitting

August 19, 2016

These days there are a multitude of gadgets on hand that measure everything from the steps you take to the time spent exercising. But, how about seemingly insignificant daily activities such as sitting or standing?

Outotec delivers equipment for gold mining in Senegal

August 26, 2016

Finland-based technology company Outotec has signed a contract with an Australian engineering firm Lycopodium Minerals.

Kone wins an order for a new metro line in China

August 26, 2016

Finnish company Kone will provide elevators and escalators for 30 metro stations in Chongqing, China.

DB Pro to expand its international capacity

August 25, 2016

Finnish company DB Pro is looking to broaden its customer base significantly after landing a EUR 1.35 million-euro funding boost.

Wärtsilä signs a marine technology deal in Norway

August 25, 2016

Finnish Wärtsilä signs a contract with Norwegian Höegh LNG to supply re-gasification system.