Finland and Indonesia fight fires together

October 16, 2017

Peatland and forest fires are a constant threat in Indonesia. Now, the problem will be tackled with the help of Finnish expertise.

Finland and China team up in science education

October 13, 2017

The University of Helsinki and Beijing Normal University (BNU) are planning to establish a Finnish-style LUMA centre at BNU.

Five for Friday: Pet-friendly solutions

October 13, 2017

Animal-lovers will adore today’s five initiatives: healthier pet food, a wildlife conservation NGO and more.

Society

Elenia one of the best at CHARGE Awards

October 12, 2017

Electricity distribution system operator Elenia was chosen as the Best Distribution Brand during the CHARGE Energy Branding Conference held in Reykjavik, Iceland.

Finnish town of Ii sets the pace for green Europe

October 11, 2017

The EU-funded InnoHiili project taking place in Ii, Finland, has won the Climate Change category at the European Commission’s RegioStars2017 Awards in Brussels.

University of Oulu engineers Chinese education

October 10, 2017

The University of Oulu has signed an agreement with the Nanjing Institute of Technology (NJIT) on the launch of a bachelor’s programme in software engineering.

Five for Friday: Beauty and health from nature

October 6, 2017

Beauty may be only skin deep, but the Finnish connection with nature has even deeper roots.

VTT equips itself for future of product development

October 5, 2017

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has installed plasma equipment in Tampere to develop and pilot 3D printing powders with.

Finland remains highly competitive globally

October 3, 2017

Finland has kept its 10th place in the annual Global Competitiveness Report produced by the World Economic Forum (WEF).

Finns and Chinese train teachers together

September 29, 2017

Finland University and Beijing Institute of Education (BIE) have teamed up to develop professional training of teachers in China.

Five for Friday: Location tracking innovations

September 29, 2017

This quintet is putting Finnish location technologies on the map.