Finland among the best for social entrepreneurs

November 4, 2019

A new study by Thomson Reuters Foundation and Deutsche Bank has ranked Finland the eighth-best place to be a social entrepreneur.

Finland chosen as one of best places to be a woman

October 24, 2019

The Women, Peace, and Security Index has ranked Finland the third-best country to be a woman in its 2019 study.

ICT

Finland remains digitally competitive, now and in future

September 27, 2019

Finns have some of the best digital skills in the world and are ready to adapt to the rapidly changing future, a new ranking finds.

Finland the best country to visit for wildlife travel

September 3, 2019

True Luxury Travel has ranked Finland first in its annual survey of wildlife travel offerings around the world.

Finland tops the charts in clean energy

September 2, 2019

Finland has been named as the second-most significant contributor to clean-energy innovations relative to GDP.

Oodi chosen as best new public library of the year

August 28, 2019

A global competition has announced that Helsinki Central Library Oodi is the 2019 Public Library of the Year.

Helsinki named best city for work-life balance

August 8, 2019

The 2019 Work-Life Balance Index has listed Helsinki as the best city for work-life balance among 40 of the world’s most attractive cities.

Finland leads the world in innovation rankings

August 2, 2019

Mobile app creation, PCT patent applications by origin, rule of law and e-participation are some of the areas where Finland has been ranked number one globally in the Global Innovation Index.

Lahti chosen as Europe’s green capital for 2021

July 1, 2019

The European Commission has handed the European Green Capital Award for 2021 to the Finnish city of Lahti. 

Finnish universities are among the world’s best

June 24, 2019

The prestigious Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) ranking has listed the University of Helsinki as the world’s 107th best, with a further eight Finnish institutions making the list.

Helsinki-Uusimaa most innovative region in the EU

June 20, 2019

The European Commission has published its Innovation Scoreboard 2019 study and ranked Finland as the second most innovative member state and the Helsinki-Uusimaa region as the most innovative region in the EU.