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.

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Booxmedia offers scalable and high-performance cloud TV solutions for telecom operators and media companies.

Booxmedia nets deal with Dutch company Delta

September 2, 2015

The Finnish company Booxmedia has signed a deal with the Dutch utilities and digital service company Delta for a new end-to-end multiscreen cloud TV.

Cleantech Invest receives strategic boost

September 2, 2015

Specialising in the development of clean energy and efficient use of natural resources, Finland’s Cleantech Invest has attracted a trio of significant investments.

Mint of Finland sending currency to Ethiopia

September 2, 2015

The Mint of Finland Group has received a 20-million-euro order for metal coins from the Ethiopian Central Bank. The agreement spans three years and covers three different coin values.

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.

Everywear Games receives EUR 1.2 M from Silicon Valley

September 1, 2015

The Finnish game developer Everywear Games has received seed funding of 1.2 million euros from True Ventures. The startup is specialised in developing games for the Apple Watch and other smartwatch platforms.

All systems go for Vaisala in Asia Pacific

September 1, 2015

Finnish environmental and industrial measurement products and services provider Vaisala has signed a five million-euro contract with an unnamed customer in the Asia Pacific region.

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.

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Smarp's next office will be opened in New York to accelerate its US expansion. The Finnish company is rapidly growing and saw its revenues triple in 2015.

Smarp expands to US with office in New York

August 31, 2015

Finnish startup Smarp, the provider of digital employee advocacy services, will open an office in New York in September. The company saw its revenues triple in 2015.

Prototype of smart radio developed in Finland

August 31, 2015

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new prototype of smart radio. It is based on a recommendation engine by VTT, and commercialisation partners are being sought.

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Mobile Shanghai utilised Nokia Flexi Zone small cells to provide better coverage at this year's Chinese Grand Prix.

Nokia Networks deploys small cells in Qatar

August 31, 2015

Nokia Networks has inked a contract with Qatar’s leading communications company, Ooredoo Qatar. The agreement sees the Finnish company installing its small cells in hotspots across the country.