DAILY BRIEF: Creative education, renewable fuel, discarded fruit juice, CBD, startups and green city
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Arkki International, Neste, K Group, Thrsty, Ysub, VTT, eniferBio and Lappeenranta make headlines.
Metsä Pavilion ready to serve as springboard for Finnish firms in Tokyo
Metsä Pavilion, a building conceptualised by Business Finland and the Embassy of Finland in Tokyo, has opened its doors in the heart of the Japanese capital, providing Finnish companies a unique setting for creating contacts and promoting exports in Japan.
Helsinki and Tallinn host cutting-edge virtual conference
The World Summit on Digital Built Environment (WDBE) will be held on a digital platform on 29–30 September, with the help of ZOAN, KIRAHub and Epic Games.
Virtual art intervention highlights Helsinki Design Week
Aleksanterinkatu, one of the busiest shopping streets in the Finnish capital, will serve as a backdrop for a colourful and immersive virtual design experience co-created by Virtual Helsinki and Helsinki Design Week, the largest design festival in the Nordics.
Tampere invites ideas for new museum building
The City of Tampere has launched an architectural competition for designing a new building for the downtown-bound Sara Hildén Art Museum.
DAILY BRIEF: Forest flavours, edtech support, IoT, digital media, trademarks and sustainable building
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Goodio, Finnish edtech, Wapice, Fiare, TrademarkNow, Fortum and Aalto University make headlines.
DAILY BRIEF: Shopping heats up, automation, digital marketing, energy industry and city squares
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Citycon, Cimcorp, Liana Technologies, Wärtsilä and the City of Helsinki make headlines.
Helsinki to launch international competition for major downtown re-development
The City of Helsinki has announced an architectural competition for the re-development of two squares in the vicinity of Helsinki Central Station, Elielinaukio and Asema-aukio.
Finnish project to break ground on carbon-neutral construction
Tampere University and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland are bringing together players from the construction industry to quantify and control the carbon dioxide emissions of buildings as part of a project called Build4Clima.
DAILY BRIEF: Sea spa, finance, copper mining, gluten-free barley and children’s haven
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Fellow Finance, Outotec, Nordic Urban, Golden Malt and Finnish children’s rights make headlines.