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.

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.

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.

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Five for Friday: Exercise

November 2, 2018

Finnish expertise in exercise harnesses new technology and some good old-fashioned training to get people up and moving in a variety of ways.

Helsinki Wildfoods has a taste for the wilderness

July 30, 2018

Even the most mundane of weeds can be used for delicious and healthy treats – and Helsinki Wildfoods wants the whole world to jump on the bandwagon.

VibeCatch boosts productivity in the Netherlands

June 8, 2018

The Finnish employee engagement service VibeCatch is launching in the Netherlands following success in the Nordics.

Hintsa locks in EUR 6.8 million in funding

June 6, 2018

Finnish performance and wellbeing services provider Hintsa Performance has closed a 6.8 million-euro funding round led by OP Insurance, Pontos Group and Ilmarinen.

UNICEF taps Biolan for development project

May 11, 2018

Biolan and UNICEF Finland have signed a new co-operation agreement to continue development of the water-saving elephant tap under the UniWASH project.