E-commerce giant hires passionate programmers in Helsinki

September 4, 2015

Online fashion retailer Zalando launched its new tech unit in Helsinki at the end of August, as announced earlier this year. The Helsinki unit starts with a dozen people but may employ as many as 200 in a couple of years.


Outotec delivers iron ore beneficiation plant to Iran

September 4, 2015

Outotec has been awarded a contract by Iran International Engineering Company (IRITEC) for the delivery of process technology to a new iron ore beneficiation plant in Iran.

Kone acquires its Croatian distributor Lift Modus

September 4, 2015

Finnish elevator and escalator maker Kone has acquired its authorised distribution partner in Croatia and Bosnia, Lift Modus.


Finnish sea tech plans big splash in the world’s oceans

September 3, 2015

Finland may be known for Nokia, Angry Birds and forests, but where the country wants to tap next leaves the land behind altogether: the smart maritime industry.


Chinese tourists to tee off in Finland

September 2, 2015

With an abundance of fresh air, pleasant weather and world-class courses, Finland is a prime location for Chinese tourists looking to play a round of golf.

Finland’s one of a kind electric hyper car

September 1, 2015

From the quiet slow Finnish countryside has come something really loud and fast that will change the hyper car world forever.

Iron Danger will rise

August 31, 2015

Finland’s national epic, Kalevala, is experiencing a 21st century facelift. With this in mind, keep an eye out for the tank-bears next time you are out gallivanting about the countryside.


Benemilk granted inaugural patents

September 4, 2015

The world’s first patents have been granted for Benemilk feed and related ingredients and products. A total of three patents received the green light in South Africa.

Finnish Posti tests robotic helicopters in e-commerce deliveries

September 3, 2015

Finnish logistics and mail delivery company Posti Group is experimenting with robotic helicopters in e-commerce deliveries. The four-day test started on September 2.

Finnish innovation to revolutionise drug control at customs

September 3, 2015

The Finnish technology company Gasera has created portable technology based on gas measurement analytics, which reveals the presence of drugs in, for example, luggage at airports.

Biohit’s cancer preventative rolls out in Southeast Asia

September 3, 2015

Finnish biotechnology company Biohit Oyj has signed an agreement with Daiichi Sankyo (Thailand) Ltd for the exclusive distribution rights of Acetium capsules in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.