Finnish research develops respiratory test app

June 14, 2019

Scientists at the University of Oulu have developed a mobile respiratory measurement app that employs the sensors of a mobile phone to detect anomalies in a person’s breathing.

The daily brief: 12 June 2019

June 12, 2019

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Naava, Framery, inauguration of Nordics’ largest LNG terminal, and Google’s new tech training hub in Helsinki make headlines.


The daily brief: 11 June 2019

June 11, 2019

All the daily Finnish business news that works: the University of Oulu, Fazer and Elisa make headlines.

The daily brief: 29 May 2019

May 29, 2019

All the daily Finnish business news that works: NurseBuddy, YIT, Stora Enso and Angry Birds mini-golf course make headlines.

VTT develops highly fire retardant coating

April 25, 2019

VTT Research Centre of Finland has developed a new highly fire retardant coating made from nanocellulose that is well suited for wood-based materials.

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.