Industry

South Korea puts Metso on a pedestal

March 22, 2017

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

March 17, 2017

According to Visit Finland, both the number of visits and the expenditure of foreign tourists increased in 2016.

Industry

Deals from China and Germany for Finnish duo

March 17, 2017

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

March 16, 2017

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

March 14, 2017

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

March 13, 2017

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

March 13, 2017

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

March 8, 2017

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

March 7, 2017

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

March 7, 2017

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.

Friends & Brgrs at the top of the food chain

March 7, 2017

This growing family of Finnish burger restaurants is taking its fresh approach to fast casual dining to the global market.