Biohit to butt out cigarettes in Indonesia

April 5, 2019

Finnish biotechnology company Biohit has found a distributor for its nicotine-free Acetium lozenge, an effective tool for smoking cessation, in Indonesia.

Finnish-British co-op opens doors for AI research

April 3, 2019

The Alan Turing Institute and Finnish Centre for Artificial Intelligence (FCAI) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to join forces in Turing’s data-centric engineering programme.

Laura Elo receives award for academic merits

March 22, 2019

Bioinformatics researcher Dr. Laura Elo has been recognised with a For Women in Science grant in the International Rising Talent category. 

Finland is the happiest country in the world again

March 20, 2019

The Global Happiness Report has ranked Finland in first place for the second year in a row.

Rent a Finn as your guide to happiness

March 18, 2019

Visit Finland’s new Rent a Finn initiative invites people from around the world to experience first-hand how to live in harmony with nature and self like a Finn.

VTT develops online AI maturity tool

February 18, 2019

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has developed a tool with which organisations can quickly and easily test their artificial intelligence (AI) readiness.

Finnish university in cross-border research project

February 15, 2019

LUT Lappeenranta University of Technology is involved in a cross-border consortium with a Russian university and industrial partner to build infrastructure elements from a new hybrid wood-based material.

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.

Finnish medical expertise tackles diabetes

February 6, 2019

Crown CRO and Swedish company Sigrid Therapeutics have agreed to join forces to study prediabetes.

Meru Health’s digital therapy studied in California

February 1, 2019

Finnish company Meru Health’s app-based digital depression therapy programme will be evaluated by researchers at Stanford Medicine and VA Palo Alto Health Care System.

Big developments for Finns in Sweden

January 31, 2019

Finnish technology, strategy and design company Solita is expanding to Gothenburg, while Swedish company Humana is acquiring Finnish care provider Coronaria Hoiva.