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Happy Midsummer everyone!

June 23, 2017

We’ll be back with more of the good stuff on Monday.

Finland remains socially progressive globally

June 22, 2017

The Social Progress Index has ranked Finland second overall in its annual survey.

Teosto teams up with Nordic colleagues in R&D

June 19, 2017

The three Nordic collective rights management organisations Teosto, Koda and TONO have formed a company called Polaris Nordic.

Five for Friday: Midsummer festivities

June 16, 2017

In Finland, Midsummer not only represents the annual turning point for the lengthening daylight, it also marks the unofficial arrival of warm summer weather.

Finnish demo plant turns CO2 into fuel

June 12, 2017

Soletair demo plant, developed by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT), produces renewable fuels and chemicals using carbon dioxide.

Helsinki tops list for congresses in Nordics

June 12, 2017

According to The Union of International Associations (UIA) statistics, Helsinki is now the most popular city for international association meetings in the Nordic region.

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Dottir is not your ordinary law firm

June 12, 2017

What used to be a shipyard in Helsinki is now a hotspot for all things hip – and potentially one of the coolest and most startup-minded law firms in town.

Five for Friday: Innovative packaging

June 9, 2017

It’s often said that big things come in small packages, but in Finland, big things can also be found in packaging.

Finnish universities make world top list

June 8, 2017

The esteemed QS World University Ranking for 2018 is out now with ten Finnish universities making it to the world’s top 600.

Siili gets with the programmes at home and abroad

June 7, 2017

Siili has been chosen for the UCLA Global Access Program (GAP) and Tekes’ Liideri programme, both of which aim to spur international growth for companies.

Aalto University’s traffic systems boost intelligence

June 6, 2017

Aalto University is to receive funding from the Henry Ford Foundation over a four-year period for a research project into intelligent traffic systems.