Finnish film set for Scotland

May 25, 2018

Directed and written by Hannaleena Hauru, Thick Lashes of Lauri Mäntyvaara (Lauri Mäntyvaaran tuuheet ripset) is headed to the Edinburgh International Film Festival, where it has been nominated for Best International Film.


Mobidiag raises additional EUR 4 million

May 25, 2018

The Finnish molecular diagnostics company Mobidiag has closed a four-million-euro funding round supported by Finnish investment service company Springvest.

USD 34 million spurs ICEYE’s satellite launches

May 25, 2018

ICEYE, a Finnish microsatellite manufacturer, has raised 34 million US dollars in second-round funding from the likes of True Ventures and Draper Network VC.


Five for Friday: Social media management

May 25, 2018

This quintet of Finns has all found ways to handle the numerous demands of social media with ease.


Bad Santa serves cocktails in scoops

May 23, 2018

Oh summer, the time for ice cream and cocktails outdoors! What’s best, Finnish Bad Santa lets people enjoy both in one spoonful.

Linkker is on a road towards a greener future

May 22, 2018

These innovative people movers bring together energy efficiency and electrification, digitalisation, and automation, and are making tracks internationally.

Miisa Mink wants to redefine the rules of success

May 21, 2018

Finnish entrepreneur and founder of the Driven Woman initiative Miisa Mink wants to show women all over the world that making mistakes is not that dangerous.

Finland and Shanghai deepen co-operation

May 24, 2018

Finland is deepening its collaboration with Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park with a newly established Zhangjiang Overseas Talents Affairs Office and Zhangjiang Overseas Innovation Center in the Finnish city of Espoo.

Finnish orchestra awarded for carbon-neutral goal

May 24, 2018

Lahti Symphony Orchestra has won the Classical:NEXT 2018 Innovation Award for its efforts to mitigate climate change by becoming carbon neutral.

Finnish diagnostics solutions scan new markets

May 24, 2018

Finnish biotechnology company Medicortex has signed an agreement with Canadian Pro-Lab Diagnostics, while Nexstim has agreed to deliver its first Navigated Brain Therapy system to a private practice in New York.

JOSEK forms partnership with China’s Z-Park ECEPC

May 24, 2018

Joensuu Regional Development Company (JOSEK) and Z-Park ECEPC, a Chinese civil organisation comprising experts, businesses and research institutions from the environmental protection industry, have entered into a partnership.