Finland ranked the leading contributor to humanity

January 23, 2019

Finland has taken the top podium in the Good Country Index, which measures countries’ overall impact on the planet and humanity.


ICEYE and Spire launch joint project

January 23, 2019

Microsatellite startup ICEYE and data analytics provider Spire have agreed to begin technology collaboration to detect illegal activity on the high seas.

Rauma secures another big shipbuilding deal

January 23, 2019

Finnish shipyard Rauma Marine Constructions and Kvarken Link have signed a construction agreement for a new ferry connecting the Finnish city of Vaasa with Umeå in Sweden.


Karate kicks Kone-Ketonen’s forestry business into high gear

January 23, 2019

Innovation may have disrupted the forest industry, but it is also how Kone-Ketonen has remained successful through its ups and downs over three decades in operation. Now the Finnish family-run business is expanding internationally with the world’s first hydraulic hybrid harvester head.


Gradient delivers sound that takes you places

January 22, 2019

Gradient, a Finnish designer and manufacturer of hi-fi loudspeakers, has been at the cutting edge of high-end speaker acoustics for decades.

Five for Friday: China-Finland Year of Winter Sports

January 18, 2019

This year sees China and Finland teaming up for a first-of-its-kind sporty partnership.

Leanheat smartens up building management

January 16, 2019

Good indoor climate meets minimal energy consumption at Finnish tech company Leanheat. The company wants to put an energy-efficient end to fluctuating indoor temperatures.

Finns among world’s most sustainable companies

January 22, 2019

Seven Finnish companies have been included on this year’s Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World list.

Finnish film Aurora travels to SXSW festival

January 22, 2019

Miia Tervo’s film Aurora has been selected for the Global category of the prestigious South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Festival in Austin, Texas, the US.

Nightingale secures EUR 20 million in funding

January 22, 2019

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a 20 million-euro loan to Nightingale Health, boosting the Finnish biotech company’s research and development efforts.

Etteplan expands further into China

January 21, 2019

Finnish engineering company Etteplan has opened its eighth office in a new region of China.