Sweet success for Hikiän in Dubai
Finnish premium raw honey producer Hikiän has been awarded at the world’s largest annual food trade show, Gulfood. The company was recognised in the best health and wellness category.
Mining investment: Finland most attractive globally
Canadian policy think-tank Fraser Institute has named Finland as the most attractive jurisdiction in the world for mining investment.
Kaija Saariaho awarded for “extraordinary” musical contribution
Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho has received the BBVA Foundation’s Frontiers of Knowledge Award in the Contemporary Music category.
Five for Friday: eCommerce innovations
The Finnish approach to online commerce is making a distant impression on buyers and sellers around the world.
Altum finds sonic solution to global pollution
Fouled industrial equipment is a costly business. Not only does cleaning it require production stoppages, but the extra energy required to run it equals the emissions from over 200 million cars, or 2.5 per cent of global CO₂ emissions. Now a Finnish innovation could provide a sound solution.
Some self-love and a CupOfTherapy, please
Every now and then, we all need a reminder to be a little gentler to ourselves. Finnish company CupOfTherapy shares encouragement, humour and comfort through heart-warming illustrations.
BCaster monetises your media with smart copyright protection
BCaster ticks all the right buzzwords: artificial intelligence (AI), copyright management, fake news and video. But the Finnish tech startup promises its new mobile platform for sharing and protecting our content online is more than just buzz.
Corruption perceived to be low in Finland
Transparency International has ranked Finland third worldwide in its annual Corruption Perceptions Index.
Finnair launches direct flights to Minsk
Finnair is increasing the number of direct flights available from Helsinki to Minsk.
Finnish education heads to the Maldives
The Finnish education export company EduCluster Finland has agreed with Educonnect in the Maldives to bring its Finland International School to the island nation.