Finnish sea tech plans big splash in the world’s oceans

September 3, 2015

Finland may be known for Nokia, Angry Birds and forests, but where the country wants to tap next leaves the land behind altogether: the smart maritime industry.


Finnish Posti tests robotic helicopters in e-commerce deliveries

September 3, 2015

Finnish logistics and mail delivery company Posti Group is experimenting with robotic helicopters in e-commerce deliveries. The four-day test started on September 2.

Finnish innovation to revolutionise drug control at customs

September 3, 2015

The Finnish technology company Gasera has created portable technology based on gas measurement analytics, which reveals the presence of drugs in, for example, luggage at airports.


Chinese tourists to tee off in Finland

September 2, 2015

With an abundance of fresh air, pleasant weather and world-class courses, Finland is a prime location for Chinese tourists looking to play a round of golf.


Finland’s one of a kind electric hyper car

September 1, 2015

From the quiet slow Finnish countryside has come something really loud and fast that will change the hyper car world forever.

Iron Danger will rise

August 31, 2015

Finland’s national epic, Kalevala, is experiencing a 21st century facelift. With this in mind, keep an eye out for the tank-bears next time you are out gallivanting about the countryside.

4 Finnish health tech startups to keep an eye on

August 27, 2015

Finland’s startup reputation may have been built on mobile games, but that is only one side of the story. Here is our pick of four innovative wellness startups with potential to become the next big Finnish success story — and be good for us.


Biohit’s cancer preventative rolls out in Southeast Asia

September 3, 2015

Finnish biotechnology company Biohit Oyj has signed an agreement with Daiichi Sankyo (Thailand) Ltd for the exclusive distribution rights of Acetium capsules in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.

ICT

Booxmedia offers scalable and high-performance cloud TV solutions for telecom operators and media companies.

Booxmedia nets deal with Dutch company Delta

September 2, 2015

The Finnish company Booxmedia has signed a deal with the Dutch utilities and digital service company Delta for a new end-to-end multiscreen cloud TV.

Cleantech Invest receives strategic boost

September 2, 2015

Specialising in the development of clean energy and efficient use of natural resources, Finland’s Cleantech Invest has attracted a trio of significant investments.

Mint of Finland sending currency to Ethiopia

September 2, 2015

The Mint of Finland Group has received a 20-million-euro order for metal coins from the Ethiopian Central Bank. The agreement spans three years and covers three different coin values.