Sun Spot powers up in Africa
Thanks to an entrepreneurial Finnish family, solar energy is within reach of more Ugandans than ever before.
Finnish education lands in Indonesia
Finland University has signed a major training contract in Indonesia. The first contract covers a Master’s degree programme carried out by the University of Tampere.
Valmet gives tech boost to USD 160 million project
Finnish company Valmet is to provide key technology to US tissue, paperboard and pulp manufacturer Clearwater Paper’s mill upgrade project in Lewiston, Idaho.
Ex-Rovio employees launch Superplus Games
A unique combination of neon colours, mini golf and ’80s arcade pinball games. This is how new Finnish gaming startup Superplus Games plans to break into global markets.
Touchpoint makes modern work wear with recycled materials
Red bricks as far as the eye can reach. That could be the slogan of the modern event venue Teurastamo where the Finnish design company Touchpoint decided to launch its latest work wear collection Rafla.
Moppi disrupts the cleaning business
The cleaning business has not changed in decades. The Finnish startup Moppi has made it its mission to turn the conventional markets for home cleaning services upside down.
Lappset to construct Peter Rabbit theme park
Finnish company Lappset Creative has been named as the leading manufacturer of the new Peter Rabbit theme park in Hertfordshire, UK.
Artificial intelligence startup raises EUR 800K in investments
The Curious AI Company, specialising in artificial intelligence, has raised 800 000 euros in funding from high-profile investors. The Curious AI Company startup is a spinoff of Zen Robotics, a company developing robotic systems for waste processing.
Finnish support for elderly independence on a roll
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a smart rollator prototype that harnesses VTT’s Internet of Things expertise.