Smartly.io closes USD 20 million funding round

September 22, 2017

The Finnish ad optimisation solution for Facebook, Smartly.io, has secured a 20 million-US dollar investment from Highland Europe.


Finnish Salcomp opens world’s largest charger plant in China

September 22, 2017

Finnish developer of chargers and adapters Salcomp has opened a new plant in Guigang, China, with a capacity of more than 350 million chargers a year.

Finland among best for next generation education

September 22, 2017

In the first Worldwide Educating for the Future Index, Finland comes out on top in every category.


Five for Friday: Veggie delights

September 22, 2017

The selection of vegetarian and vegan options in supermarkets has grown remarkably in the past few years. In Finland, some of the alternatives are of local produce.


Finland’s first superhero movie takes on the world

September 20, 2017

Seemingly insurmountable odds were overcome in order to bring this teenage dream to the big screen in spectacular fashion.

Lyyti puts event management in order

September 19, 2017

Behind closed doors event management is often a jungle of emails, spreadsheets and last-minute changes. Finnish company Lyyti has made its mission to bring order to this chaos.

A wooden case that won’t bend to the market’s will

September 18, 2017

Finnish company Lastucase.com started out by taking an artisan approach to protecting smartphones, which has since seen demand for its products outweigh supply.

Aiven boosts product development with funding

September 21, 2017

Finnish cloud technology company Aiven completed its funding round in August with a million new dollars in its pocket.

Comptek Solutions gathers almost half a million

September 21, 2017

Finnish technology company Comptek Solutions has collected 450 000 euros in a pre-seed funding round led by Nordic venture capital fund Inventure.

A good year for Finnish film continues in Chicago

September 21, 2017

Three Finnish films have been chosen for the 53rd Chicago International Film Festival, from directors Aki Kaurismäki, Zaida Bergroth and Teemu Niukkanen.

Finnish-Russian Panzerdog secures EUR 800K

September 21, 2017

Finnish-Russian studio Panzerdog has raised 800 000 euros in seed investment from Mail.Ru Games Ventures, the game investment division of Russian Mail.Ru Group.