IN PICTURES: The weekend wrap

March 22, 2019

A golfing great hangs up the clubs, Finnish folk gets visual and a factory focusing on games. Take a look at the past seven days in entertainment from a Finnish perspective.


Laura Elo receives award for academic merits

March 22, 2019

Bioinformatics researcher Dr. Laura Elo has been recognised with a For Women in Science grant in the International Rising Talent category. 

HUONE has designs on Copenhagen business

March 21, 2019

Finnish events hotel startup HUONE expands to Copenhagen to provide creative meeting spaces and building services to the Amager Strand business hub.


Five for Friday: Finnish ICT going big in Japan

March 22, 2019

Time and space are famously at a premium in Japan. These Finnish companies are looking to tackle efficiency-related challenges in a variety of industries while building their presence in the country.


Hoop rolls out sustainable scooter-share scheme

March 20, 2019

Move over cars, here come electric scooters. Finnish startup Hoop has made them more durable, sustainable and city-friendly.

Rent a Finn as your guide to happiness

March 18, 2019

Visit Finland’s new Rent a Finn initiative invites people from around the world to experience first-hand how to live in harmony with nature and self like a Finn.

IN PICTURES: The weekend wrap

March 15, 2019

A fresh take on Finland, tweaking orchestras and still breathing architecture. Take a look at the past seven days in entertainment from a Finnish perspective.

Finnish flicks spice up Toronto Hot Docs

March 21, 2019

Toronto’s international documentary festival Hot Docs will screen a total of seven Finnish films at the end of April.

ICT

CHAOS takes home WSA Global Champion Award

March 21, 2019

Finnish AI company CHAOS has been named as a global champion of government and citizen engagement by the World Summit Awards (WSA), an international competition founded in the framework of the UN.

Savosolar enters Chinese market

March 20, 2019

Finnish solar thermal systems supplier Savosolar has gained access to the Chinese market through a partnership with local company Jingsu Holly Corp.

Finland is the happiest country in the world again

March 20, 2019

The Global Happiness Report has ranked Finland in first place for the second year in a row.