DAILY BRIEF: Bioinnovation, semiconductors, industry, construction and sustainable travel

October 8, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Aalto University, Comptek Solutions, Valmet, Peikko and Posio make headlines.

Metsä Pavilion ready to serve as springboard for Finnish firms in Tokyo

October 7, 2020

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

September 29, 2020

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.

Helsinki’s Maria01 to become largest startup campus in Europe

September 14, 2020

The Helsinki City Council has given a green light for the development plan of Maria01, the leading startup campus in the Nordics.

DAILY BRIEF: Whisky honey, healthtech, smart buildings, airport training, packaging and startups

August 31, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Kyrö Distillery, Monidor, Granlund, Stora Enso, Airport College International, City of Helsinki and Slush make headlines.

Helsinki to launch international competition for major downtown re-development

August 26, 2020

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.

Finland puts sustainability top of the agenda

July 28, 2020

With its green mindset and world-class research environment, Finland is generating sustainable solutions for various industries and fields of life.

DAILY BRIEF: Tech startups, sustainable vessels, Stockholm metro, sawmill and food ecosystem

June 30, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: iFarm, Enevo, Oura, Wärtsilä, YIT, Koskisen and Finnish food ecosystem make headlines.

VTT boosts EU’s self-sufficiency in critical metals

June 10, 2020

A VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland-coordinated EU project has demonstrated that critical and economically significant metals such as cobalt, nickel and zinc can be recovered profitably from low-grade ores and metal refining waste.

Finnish project to break ground on carbon-neutral construction

June 8, 2020

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: Airport success, concrete business, lactose-free products, healthtech and Finnish film

June 1, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Finavia, Lujabetoni, Valio, Medanets and Finnish documentary make headlines.