Five for Friday: Footwear

April 12, 2019

Finnish flair for footwear is being recognised around the world.

Five for Friday: Healthtech investors love Finland

April 5, 2019

Finns take enormous pride in having the best healthcare system in the world. What other healthy characteristics of Finland attract the attention of those with their eyes on the prize?

Five for Friday: Plant-based innovations

March 29, 2019

Green walls, hydroponic plants, herbs, bottles and cholesterol-lowering foodstuffs – it has got to be plants from Finland.


Five for Friday: Finnish ICT going big in Japan

March 21, 2019

Time and space are famously at a premium in Japan. These Finnish companies are looking to tackle efficiency-related challenges in a variety of industries while building their presence in the country.

Five for Friday: Polar Bear Pitching

March 15, 2019

A startup pitching competition held in a hole in the ice – it could only happen in the Finnish city of Oulu.

Five for Friday: Ice cream

March 8, 2019

Finland consumes more ice cream per capita than any other European country. Here are five prime examples of the nation’s obsession with frozen flavours.

Five for Friday: Our most-popular Fridays

March 1, 2019

Wondering which of our Five for Fridays have attracted the most readers over the years?

Five for Friday: TV series

February 22, 2019

Kick back, relax and check out what’s up on the small screen from Finland.

Five for Friday: New airline routes to Finland

February 15, 2019

The tourism business is booming in Finland, with this quintet on board and set to take off.

Five for Friday: Solutions with water

February 8, 2019

Whether it’s bottling, purifying, filtering, monitoring or capturing energy, Finnish companies have a taste for water-related innovations.

Five for Friday: Education, part 4

February 1, 2019

Finns love to learn. Now they are teaching the world how they do it.