VTT takes recycling to another level
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a new electronic waste recycling concept that makes use of different technologies for more efficient material recovery, including that of critical raw materials.
Finland compares well in terms of equality
The new Global Gender Gap Report 2017 by the World Economic Forum (WEF) has ranked Finland third in terms of gender parity worldwide.
Five for Friday: Eco clothing
Pre-owned clothing and high-quality recyclables – what’s not to love?
Nordic Council acknowledges Finnish successes
The Nordic Council, the official body for Nordic inter-parliamentary co-operation, awarded several of this year’s prizes to renowned Finns.
President puts four winners on a pedestal
This year, one of The Internationalisation Awards of the President of the Republic was given to honour Finland’s centennial celebrations.
Helsinki hailed for being welcoming
A ranking by online travel site TravelBird ranked Helsinki the third most welcoming city in a list of 100 cities from around the world.
Finland is a top country to be a woman
The new global Women, Peace and Security Index, launched at the United Nations, has placed Finland as the sixth-best country for women out of the 153 countries.
Arcusys digitalises Swedish teacher education
Finnish IT company Arcusys has won a substantial bid from the Swedish National Agency for Education, Skolverket. The company’s digital learning platform Valamis will act as the base for teacher and principal education in Sweden.
Five for Friday: Pitching events
Here up north, you can pitch like a polar bear or become a skydiving entrepreneur – and pretty much everything in between.
VTT and Hydroline smarten-up products business
Finland’s leading hydraulic cylinder manufacturer Hydroline is picking the brains of VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, to develop networked and intelligent products that transition Hydroline from a product-centric to a service-based business model.