Finnair adds volume to Lapland
During the coming winter, Finnair will be adding almost 60 000 seats to its winter capacity in Lapland in comparison to the previous winter season.
Swiss charter flights head for Lapland
Swiss travel company Hotelplan has announced it will begin charter flights to Kuusamo in Finnish Lapland next year.
Makulaku is a treat for sweet teeth
Liquorice doesn’t need to be plain black and boring. Finnish Makulaku’s colourful and fun sweets have managed to convince those whose fancy isn’t tickled by traditional liquorice.
More flights to come between Finland and China
New flight service routes will be established between Finland and China, after the two signed a Memorandum of Understanding on air transport.
Kalmar to supply cranes to European ports
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has won an order for the delivery of two Kalmar ship-to-shore (STS) cranes with an option for two more, from the Rotterdam Short Sea Terminal B.V. Furthermore, Kalmar also received an order for two Kalmar AutoRTG cranes from Dublin Ferryport terminals (DFT), which will help automate operations at the container terminal in Dublin Port.
Helsinki institutions team up abroad for health
The Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) and the University of Helsinki are collaborating with Pfizer and GlaxoSmithKline through new partner contracts.
Germany receives 100 reasons to Enjoy Finland
In a campaign called ‘Enjoy Finland – Reinste Natur’, German supermarket chain CITTI has introduced 100 Finnish food and beverage products to its shelves, just in time to help commemorate Finland’s centenary later this year.
Valmet says ‘¡Hola México!’
Valmet has opened a new regional office in Mexico City to be near its customers and growth markets.
Combi Works’ factory concept is in demand
Finnish company Combi Works is remodelling manufacturing by combining digital tools and the surplus production power of factories around the globe.
Wärtsilä to power great vessels with alternative fuel
Wärtsilä is supplying engines and other propulsion machinery for two vessels being built for Belgian Dredging International (DEME). Both will be first of their kinds to run on liquefied natural gas (LNG).