Espoo named one of six top innovation hotspots in Europe

September 28, 2020

The City of Espoo has landed, for the second time in as many years, in the top six of the European Capital of Innovation Awards, a competition run and funded under the EU’s Horizon 2020.


DAILY BRIEF: Rye whisky, smart navigation, research, funding, software and natural materials

September 24, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Kyrö Distillery, Groke Technologies, Buenno, Aalto University, Innofactor and Finnish material innovations make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Satellite funding, sustainable clothing, repair software, healthtech and attracting talent

September 23, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: ICEYE, Finnish clothing, Fixably, Meru Health and Finland’s foreign labour policies make headlines.


WEEKEND WRAP: Into the mind of a genius, modern joik music and fashion with a conscience

September 25, 2020

The somber elegance of the season glows through in cinema, literature and crafty beverages. Take a look at recent creativity from a Finnish perspective.


FIVE FROM FINLAND: Circular economy

September 25, 2020

With solutions supported by its world-renowned education and innovation system, Finland has become a trailblazer in guiding the transition to a circular economy.

Finnish nature makes for innovative materials

September 24, 2020

As the global packaging, textile and food industries are grappling with a sustainability crisis, Finnish innovators are generating new material solutions bound to make the world a better and cleaner place.

Finland looks to work-based immigration for growth, sustainability

September 23, 2020

The financial pressures induced by the coronavirus pandemic have added to the urgency of injecting talent from other parts of the world to the Finnish labour market, supporting enterprise growth and renewal and safeguarding the future of the welfare state.

DAILY BRIEF: Hot food-delivery startup, healthtech, edtech, superfoods and smart Helsinki

September 22, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Wolt, Optomed, Eduten, School Day, Trans Farm, Golden Malt and Helsinki make headlines.

Helsinki gets smart, globally

September 22, 2020

The Finnish capital has been ranked second in the Smart City Index, a comparison of cities’ technological provision worldwide.

DAILY BRIEF: Hän includes everyone, industry, healthtech, funding and critical comms

September 21, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Hän campaign, Disior, Kemira, Sofi Filtration and Finnish critical communications make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Top performance, funding, healthtech, LNG fuel and recycling

September 17, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Oura Health, HappySignals, Nexstim, Gasum and VTT make headlines.