Finnish climate change novel goes to the UK

January 23, 2017

Bonnier Publishing UK has acquired the rights to translate Finnish novel Kun aika loppuu by Elina Hirvonen to English.


Finnish biopharma firm bags almost EUR 2 million

January 23, 2017

Desentum, a biopharmaceutical company developing next generation immunotherapy to fight allergies, has secured funding to advance their treatment targeting birch pollen allergy.

Metso up there in Brazilian mining

January 23, 2017

For the second consecutive year, Metso has been ranked as a leading brand in the Brazilian mining sector by a local mining magazine.


TEIJA is all about detail

January 23, 2017

The London-based Finnish designer Teija Eilola has been away from her birthland for almost two decades, yet still carries and spreads the Nordic spirit in her fashion.


Five for Friday: Modern-day composers and conductors

January 20, 2017

Whilst Finnish classical music history is rightfully dominated by the presence of Jean Sibelius, rest assured there are a number of more recent ‘upstarts’ stepping out of his sizeable shadow.

Nordic Travel Fair wants you to come to Finland

January 19, 2017

This weekend, Helsinki Exhibition and Convention Centre will be packed with travel enthusiasts participating in the Nordic Travel Fair. Good News from Finland popped by to see what Finland has to offer for the year to come.

Finnish mobile apps help prevent strokes and heart attacks

January 18, 2017

Nowadays you can find a mobile app for almost anything and some of them can even save your life. Now Finnish researchers have made it possible to use your phone to detect a heart attack or early signs of a stroke.

Nocart to turn sun into power in Zambia

January 20, 2017

Nocart Oy has signed a supply contract for the delivery of a 30–40 MW solar hybrid power plant. The value of the signed contract for Nocart is 200 million US dollars.

MSSL to acquire PKC Group for EUR 571 million

January 20, 2017

Indian automotive mirror and wiring harness manufacturer Motherson Sumi (MSSL) is set to buy the outstanding share capital and voting rights of PKC Group.

Finland magazine goes hot and cold

January 20, 2017

This year’s edition of This is FINLAND magazine presents the cool and hot country with the aim of opening up inspiring perspectives on business opportunities.

Outotec receives EUR 50 million order from Iran

January 19, 2017

Finnish minerals and metals processing technology company Outotec is to deliver two sulfuric acid plants for the Sarcheshmeh and Khatoon Abad copper smelters in the Iranian province of Kerman.