South Korea puts Metso on a pedestal
The South Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry has awarded Metso with the prize of Best Foreign Entrepreneur in 2016.
Finland’s tourism sector flying high
According to Visit Finland, both the number of visits and the expenditure of foreign tourists increased in 2016.
Deals from China and Germany for Finnish duo
Outokumpu is to deliver stainless steel quarto plate to a Chinese petrochemical project, and Pöyry has been awarded a detail engineering services assignment for revamp of dispersion plant in Worms.
Wärtsilä to deliver power plant to Saudi Arabia
Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has received an order for a 38 MW power plant from a Saudi Arabian customer.
Helsinki Airport named the world’s best airport
Online travel agency eDreams has published a list of the best airports around the globe, with Helsinki Airport coming out on top.
Helsinki attracts record number of congress visitors
Several major congresses with over 500 participants each were organised in Finland’s capital last year, helping to push attendee numbers to unprecedented levels.
The world drinks to Teerenpeli’s success
Microbreweries and small distilleries have stepped up their game in recent years, and so has their popularity. Teerenpeli is a familiar name for Finns, and now many more abroad are becoming acquainted with their variety of tipples.
Trimble doubles down on Finnish companies
US company Trimble has acquired the Finnish duo of Savcor and Silvadata, both of which stem from the forestry field and will complement Trimble’s Connected Forest division.
Finnish wine tastes success in Paris
Finnviini’s Vaapukka Raspberry Dessert wine has been awarded a gold medal and the trophy for the best non-grape wine entry at the 23rd annual Vinalies International Wine Competition.
Kalmar keeps noise in check at Tilburg Terminal
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, is delivering five Kalmar Gloria reachstackers, four of which come equipped with Kalmar’s K-Motion technology, to the Barge Terminal Tilburg (BTT) in the Netherlands.