DAILY BRIEF: Construction, car cybersecurity, EV batteries, startup awards and semiconductors

November 30, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: TietoEVRY, VTT, Valmet Automotive, YIT, Icebreaker.vc and Chipmetrics make headlines.


VTT spinoff to chip away at semiconductor challenges

November 30, 2020

Chipmetrics, a spinoff from VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, is expected to open new opportunities in the development of semiconductors, memory circuits and smart devices by launching to market a test chip for analysing 3D thin-film structures.

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Three Finnish firms recognised for internationalisation

November 27, 2020

President of Finland Sauli Niinistö has given the 2020 Internationalisation Awards to Harvia, Lojer and Supermetrics, recognising the companies’ growth and positive contributions in the exceptional circumstance brought about by the coronavirus pandemic.


WEEKEND WRAP: Oscar-worthy biopic, cosy clothing and downpour of awards

November 27, 2020

Tove heads to the Oscars, awards rain down on flicks, music and whiskey as the Moomins bring joy in Asia. Take a look at recent creativity from Finland.


FIVE FROM FINLAND: Wintertime ideas

November 27, 2020

Winter is approaching in Finland and the rest of the northern hemisphere. Make the most of the chillier months with the help of this Finnish quintet.

WEEKEND WRAP: Oat queens, valued animation and illustrious jewellery

November 20, 2020

Sustainability drives change in food and fashion, Lapland goes western as kids tune in to Nordic values. Take a look at recent creativity from a Finnish perspective.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Preventing noise pollution

November 20, 2020

With noise pollution becoming an increasingly serious issue for modern society, diverse solutions against its invisible threat are being created in Finland.

DAILY BRIEF: Coronavirus testing, ICT, maternity products, investments and lithium recovery

November 26, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: iSTOC, Finnish ICT expertise, Lola&Lykke, Sofokus and Fortum make headlines.

Fortum develops game-changing lithium recovery method

November 26, 2020

Finnish energy company Fortum says it has developed a method to recycle lithium for rechargeable batteries that could help to usher in a smoother and more sustainable transition to electric vehicles (EV).

DAILY BRIEF: Film city, design home delivery, automation, industry and top inventions

November 25, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Tampere, Wolt, Fiskars, Cimcorp, Wärtsilä, Kalmar, Oura and Solar Foods make headlines.

TIME names two Finnish inventions among 100 best of 2020

November 25, 2020

TIME magazine has included Oura and Solar Foods on its annual list of best inventions.