Olento Life can save your marriage

September 23, 2016

This Finnish startup has created a mobile solution that helps to steady the ship when relationships sail into choppy waters.


Finnair spreads its wings to San Francisco

September 23, 2016

Finland’s national airline Finnair is to launch a new seasonal route from Helsinki to San Francisco in June 2017.

NR Rail to improve logistics links between Finland and Russia

September 23, 2016

NR Rail, a subsidiary of Finnish Nurminen logistics group, will offer news alternatives for import and export traffic between Finland and Russia.


Huone aims to meet the international market

September 21, 2016

This Helsinki-based company is looking to provide global customers with innovative spaces where they can hold memorable meetings and events.


RuuviTag a beacon of light in open-source

September 19, 2016

A year ago this Finnish company set out to create a superior open-source sensor beacon platform that fulfils the needs of developers, creators, hobbyists, students, IoT companies and also regular, everyday people. They have succeeded.

GameLayer seeks to be a game changer

September 16, 2016

Gamification is a buzzword that attracts many but is seemingly understood by few. This Helsinki-based startup aims to change that.

Finland primed for world’s first Hyperloop transportation

September 14, 2016

Hyperloop, a high-speed rail transportation system based on vacuum tubes, has raised interest all over the world for its efficiency and sustainability. But it is the Finnish city of Salo which could be home to the first station for this super-fast technology.

Augmented Climbing Wall boulders further

September 22, 2016

Aalto University gaming research lab spinoff Augmented Climbing Wall provides a gaming platform for bouldering walls.

Santa Claus comes to Weibo

September 22, 2016

The world’s most famous Finnish resident, Santa Claus, has officially joined the Weibo community.

Finnish universities punch above their weight globally

September 22, 2016

The annual Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017 has listed nine Finnish universities among the best 600 universities worldwide.

Supercell buys majority stake in Finnish game studio

September 22, 2016

Frogmind, a Finnish game developer behind the game Badland, has sold 51 per cent of its stock to the gaming giant Supercell.