Santtu-Matias Rouvali to conduct Philharmonia

March 30, 2017

Britain’s Philharmonia Orchestra has appointed Santtu-Matias Rouvali as a principal guest conductor for the 2017/18 season.


Koukoi Games ties the knot with FoxNext Games

March 30, 2017

The Finnish game studio and developer of Crashing Season has announced a new partnership with FoxNext Games.

Metso and CDE make sand together in India

March 30, 2017

Metso and CDE Asia have launched a collaboration to bring comprehensive solutions to the manufactured sand market in India.


Musicinfo heads downstream in China

March 29, 2017

Hoping to crack the mainland Chinese market with your musical output? This Finnish distribution service is here to give creative types the inside track.


DoCover gives phone protection a second glance

March 28, 2017

The world is full of smartphone screen covers, but none quite like the ones from Finnish startup DoCover. The company has found its niche in bringing together protection, branding and fan products in one holographic package.

Uros makes global connection for travellers and IoT

March 27, 2017

The fastest growing company in Finland has made a name for itself with smartphones and mobile hotspots. Now Uros is targeting the Internet of Things.

Five for Friday: Eco-friendly research

March 24, 2017

Jaw-dropping innovations from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are seemingly a dime a dozen these days. Here are some of its more memorable ecologically-sound announcements from recent times.

Amer Sports accelerates on skis in the US

March 29, 2017

Finnish sporting goods company Amer Sports Corporation has acquired iconic US ski brand Armada.

Smartcart goes forward with its vision

March 29, 2017

Finnish Smartcart aims to enhance personalised shopping experiences via digitalised shopping carts, and now it’s hungry for growth with recently raised funding.

Wärtsilä alternates power in Kenya and Indonesia

March 29, 2017

Wärtsilä has struck up a cooperation with Finland-based company Solar Fire Concentration in Kenya, as part of the GoSol.org project’s efforts to eradicate energy poverty. In Indonesia, meanwhile, Wärtsilä will supply, operate and maintain five new power plants.

Valmet supplies Japan’s biggest bio-fuelled plant

March 28, 2017

Finnish company Valmet is to supply a biomass-fired boiler and a flue gas cleaning system to Buzen New Energy LLC. in Japan