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.

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.

Five for Friday: Digital solutions for schooling

June 2, 2017

Finnish enterprises work closely with teachers and researchers, forming an ecosystem that combines pedagogy, technology and business in exceptional ways.

Five for Friday: Sustainable energy solutions

May 26, 2017

With each passing day, the development of green energy and circular and bio economies is playing an increasingly important role in preserving our planet’s habitability.

Five for Friday: Finnish fashion vol. 2

May 19, 2017

There are plenty more than five globally interesting Finnish fashion companies. That’s why we’re doing a round two: another portion of world-class design from Finland, here you go!

Five for Friday: Stuff for kids

May 12, 2017

Digital toys, analogue toys, books and nightlights – children have it made in Finland.

Five for Friday: Elderly care innovations

May 5, 2017

The challenges presented by ageing populations worldwide have resulted in a rapid increase in new, cost effective innovations and solutions to ensure welfare equally for all.

Five for Friday: Smart city innovations

April 28, 2017

Smart living requires a smart approach, and Finland is at the forefront of this movement with its myriad solutions.

Five for Friday: Doing business in India

April 21, 2017

They don’t call India incredible for nothing: 1.2 billion inhabitants means a vast number of opportunities for Finnish companies.

Five for Friday: Alipay in Finland

April 7, 2017

The number of Chinese tourists coming to Finland is growing in unprecedented numbers, and they spend more money than any other tourist group per person. A way of tapping into the market is Alipay, China’s largest online and mobile payment and lifestyle platform.

Five for Friday: Finnish beer innovations

March 31, 2017

There was a time when the mere mention of Finnish beer would be met with a derisive shrug. Those days are many pints ago.