Global index: Finland is a very Good Country
Finland has risen in the Good Country Index this year, landing in the fourth spot worldwide.
KONE steps up in Asia
Finnish lift and escalator giant KONE has acquired Hong Kong-based Shan On Engineering Company Limited to boost its position in Asia.
Sailer films the way to better businesses
Sailer’s videographic research turns customer insights into a documentary film, compelling companies to listen and act.
Five for Friday: What we learned at Slush 2017
This year’s Slush was characterised by lasers, politicians, royalty, entrepreneurs and a healthy dose of optimism.
Turku pushes boat out for maritime innovation
Finland’s former capital city Turku boasts hundreds of years of maritime industry expertise. But this is not a city stuck in the past: it is a leading centre for shipbuilding innovation and the autonomous future of marine traffic.
Europe’s forestry capital Joensuu branches out
Finland’s ‘green gold’ forests cover three quarters of its land mass. They are ingrained in the country’s national identity and are central to its globally-renowned forest industry expertise. Nowhere is this more evident than the eastern city of Joensuu.
Immersal bags coin for its AR product
Finnish mixed reality company Immersal has closed a half-a-million euro seed round from prominent investors, just in time to open a Series A round.
UPM Biofuels wins ‘energy Oscar’ in the Big Apple
Finnish company UPM Biofuels has been recognised for its bioenergy industry leadership at the 2017 Platts Global Energy Awards in New York City.
Picosun finds sales partner in Japan
Picosun, a Finnish supplier of advanced Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) thin film coating solutions, is collaborating with Japanese company Ushio to boost its sales in Japan.