Finnish researchers part of Gruber-winning space project

August 20, 2018

Finnish researchers are among the recipients of the 2018 Gruber Cosmology Prize for their work on the European Space Agency’s (ESA) Planck satellite that has shed more light on the Universe.


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Nuuka inks additional agreement in Sweden

August 20, 2018

Following a deal struck between the two parties in January, Finnish building management solution provider Nuuka is to roll out its Connect and Create software to an additional 54 sites operated by ICA Real Estate in Sweden.

EUR 100 million funding for Finnish companies

August 20, 2018

A 100 million-euro financing programme to support the growth of Finnish companies has been agreed upon by the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the investment company Tesi (Finnish Industry Investment).


VAI-KØ mingles urban with wilderness

August 20, 2018

Finland-based VAI-KØ believes nobody should need one beanie for the city and another for the outdoors, because having one that’s stylish and lasting can serve both purposes.


Five for Friday: Language services

August 17, 2018

These Finnish companies are all speaking the same language when it comes to providing ways to be understood.

X-akseli is just what the doctor ordered for anxious patients

August 15, 2018

Espoo-based X-akseli promises to deliver benefits to patients, hospitals and medical staff alike with its advanced customer flow management system, AKSELI.

Bandimal’s animals make music fun for kids

August 14, 2018

Children love making music, but there are more ear-friendly alternatives than banging on pots and pans. Finnish music composition app Bandimal lets children create their own catchy tunes without any musical knowledge.

Air Baltic increases flights to Turku

August 17, 2018

Latvian airline Air Baltic has announced new afternoon flights between Latvia’s capital Riga and the Finnish city of Turku for the spring and summer seasons.

Good news continues for Finnish film abroad

August 17, 2018

Selma Vilhunen’s latest is headed to Toronto, and Klaus Härö’s One Last Deal has been picked up by Scandinavian distributor LevelK.

Freshly funded Catland announces new spy game

August 16, 2018

Finnish game developer Catland has announced its second game title, The Spy Who Shrunk Me, after a successful undisclosed funding round led by game industry veterans.

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Finnish Tubecon event spreads to France

August 15, 2018

The Finnish YouTuber and social media influencer event concept Tubecon continues its European expansion with a new event in France next year.