ePassi moves beyond Finland with Alipay
Finnish mobile payment service ePassi is expanding to Europe this summer, and it’s bringing China’s leading mobile and online payment platform, Alipay, with it to Estonia and the Nordic region.
House of Lapland opens virtual office in China
Finnish Lapland’s marketing and advertising company, House of Lapland, is opening a virtual office in Shanghai, China.
Finavia’s #LIFEINHEL campaign wins Cannes Lion
Finnish airport operator Finavia’s campaign #LIFEINHEL has been awarded a Bronze Lion at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.
Helsinki to host #DTTT Global 2018
The Finnish capital city will welcome marketers from all over the world as the Digital Tourism Think Tank’s flagship event, #DTTT Global 2018, lands in Helsinki on 29 and 30 November.
Five for Friday: Japan gets Finnish culture
The Nordic Fair brought a total of 30 Finnish brands to Hankyu Umeda Department Store in Osaka between 30 May and 5 June.
Two Finns make an impact in Sweden
Finnish bioeconomy company Stora Enso has partnered with a Swedish university, while Finnish startup WorkPilots is launching its work experience service in Sweden.
Finnish Design Shop ships pieces of happiness
Finnish design carries inherent Nordic values, such as equality, functionality and simplicity. Finnish Design Shop picks the best bits and spreads them across the globe.
Reddit puts Alvar Carto on the map
This Finnish startup launched a free phone wallpaper generator that blew up on Reddit and successfully boosted the profile of its raison d’être: customised map posters.
Finnish Lakeland lures Chinese visitors to its shores
Visit Finland has agreed on a substantial joint marketing campaign with Ctrip, the world’s second biggest online travel agency, to promote Finnish Lakeland to Chinese tourists.
flydubai to commence direct flights to Helsinki
Dubai-based carrier flydubai is set to become the first UAE-based airline to operate direct flights to Finland.