IN PICTURES: The weekend wrap

April 26, 2019

Finns busy on the silver screen, DIY urbanism and hobbyhorses. Take a look at the past seven days in entertainment from a Finnish perspective.


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MaaS Global brings mobility on a whim to Japan

April 26, 2019

Finland’s MaaS Global has announced a strategic partnership to bring its mobility service, Whim, to Japan.

VTT develops highly fire retardant coating

April 25, 2019

VTT Research Centre of Finland has developed a new highly fire retardant coating made from nanocellulose that is well suited for wood-based materials.


Five for Friday: Invoicing solutions

April 26, 2019

These Finnish companies are leading the pack with their digital invoicing innovations.


Air0 brings a breath of fresh air to China

April 24, 2019

Air purifiers are a growing market but one plagued by uncertain quality. Finnish company Air0 believes there is a more efficient way to clean indoor air and has built the technology to prove it.

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CoPlays makes practice perfect

April 17, 2019

Technology? Rational. Sports? Passionate. So how do you combine the two? Finnish company CoPlays’ coaching platform could be the answer for both top professional clubs and grass-roots volunteers doing it just for the love of the sport.

Helsieni is a mushroom heaven for urbanites

April 16, 2019

There are numerous things to love about mushrooms, and now Finnish Helsieni wants you to grow some in your living room.

Finns land substantial orders in Europe

April 25, 2019

Valmet has secured significant new technology orders and YIT several traffic infrastructure contracts.

Finnish short film to compete at Cannes

April 24, 2019

Finnish director Teemu Nikki’s short film All Inclusive has been nominated to compete in the Short Film Competition at the Cannes Film Festival.

Finland rises to 2nd in Press Freedom Index

April 23, 2019

Finland has bounced back to second place in the annual Press Freedom Index by Reporters without Borders (RSF).

My career: From start to Finnish

April 23, 2019

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