Five for Friday: Health technologies

August 3, 2018

Finland is known worldwide for its leading tech solutions and its healthcare provision. Little wonder then that it is a forerunner in healthtech.

Qt partners with US-based MedAquity

August 2, 2018

Finnish software firm Qt has formed a partnership with US-based MedAquity to help its clients speed up time-to-market of their medical device products.

Enersize enters profit sharing agreement in China

August 2, 2018

Finnish company Enersize has, together with its Chinese partner Shanghai Venergy, signed a six-year profit-sharing agreement with Pangang Titanium.

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Nokia and T-Mobile ink USD 3.5 billion 5G deal

July 31, 2018

Finnish telecommunications giant Nokia has signed its largest 5G agreement to date with T-Mobile, covering Nokia’s complete end-to-end 5G technology, software and services portfolio.

Vaisala strikes extension on Siemens co-operation

July 27, 2018

Finnish environmental and industrial measurement company Vaisala has extended its collaboration with German conglomerate Siemens’s Lightning Information Service (BLIDS).

Neste fuels fossil-free movement in Dutch province

July 26, 2018

Neste’s renewable diesel was a major success at the Elfwegentocht event, in which citizens of Friesland, the Netherlands, aimed to travel fossil-free for two weeks.

Foreca predicts the weather for automated cars

July 25, 2018

Finnish weather service Foreca has entered into a partnership with German conglomerate Bosch to develop predictive road-condition services for automated vehicles.

A drinking habit that’s fit for a queen

July 25, 2018

If the Queen gives you a business idea, why wouldn’t you let her know by writing her a letter? Finnish company Her Majesty’s Drinking Box has the royal to thank for a lot of things.

Finnish diabetes health technology lands in India

July 24, 2018

Finnish startup Quattro Folia has entered the healthcare market in India with its Balansio service for diabetes monitoring and management.

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Goodspeed Roaming offers wi-fi through AT&T

July 6, 2018

Finnish company UROS has expanded its Goodspeed Roaming service to offer global wi-fi coverage through a partnership with US-based telecommunications conglomerate AT&T.

Five for Friday: Audio-related innovations

July 6, 2018

Listen up! These Finnish companies are worth hearing about.