DAILY BRIEF: Train systems, groundbreaking research, acquisitions and green solutions

December 2, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Nokia Foundation award, Make Helsinki, Pasafin, Teleste and Finnish green material innovations make headlines.

Animal-free method to produce high-value proteins wins recognition

November 10, 2020

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has been named as a category winner at EARTO Innovation Awards 2020, a competition for socially and economically significant innovations held by the European Association of Research & Technology.

DAILY BRIEF: Gin, documentary, digital payments, sustainable fish feed, VR and top education

November 3, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Arctic Brands Group, film, PayiQ, TietoEVRY, VTT, eniferBio, Varjo, Zoan and Aalto University make headlines.

Production of COVID-19 vaccine gets boost from Finland

September 29, 2020

Biotech company Dyadic International and VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland have reported making strides in developing a production platform for therapeutic proteins in a fungal strain that has the potential to deliver medicines – including a coronavirus vaccine – to the public sooner and more affordably.

FIVE FROM FINLAND: Bioeconomy solutions and innovations 

September 11, 2020

Thanks to its abundant renewable natural resources, outstanding expertise and industrial strengths, Finland has been steadily evolving into a major bioeconomy, with a lot being done in terms of both research and application of bio-based technology and innovation.

DAILY BRIEF: Global logistics, lifts, large investments, acquisition and smart packaging

September 3, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: KONE, Uusikaupunki, Talenom, Kalmar and Finnish packaging make headlines.

Finnish firms pack a punch in the Nordics

September 3, 2020

Finnish packaging solutions have been named as some of the best in the Nordics at ScanStar, a packaging competition organised annually since 1969 by the Scandinavian Packaging Association (SPA).

DAILY BRIEF: Battery saviour, COVID-19 blood test, health, kids’ science and Finnish forest expertise

July 9, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Nightingale Health, Kide Science, BrightCharger, Kaiku Health and VTT make headlines.

Finnish experts part of team looking for green uses for enzymes

July 9, 2020

Experts from Finland, Austria and Norway have put their heads together to develop innovative and sustainable enzyme-based solutions for refining wood to high-performance materials.

Accelerator to help plant seed for sustainable food systems

June 16, 2020

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has selected 10 agricultural and food technology startups for FAN Nordic Hub, a Helsinki-based accelerator programme created in partnership with Valio and the University of Helsinki.

Gluten-free barley a golden opportunity for Finnish company

June 2, 2020

Oulu, Finland-headquartered Golden Malt is looking to reap the benefits of the gluten-free strain of barley it has refined in co-operation with Sejet, the leading breeder of cereals in Denmark.