Five for Friday: Finnish proverbs

February 21, 2020

This week, our Five for Friday takes a slightly more light-hearted approach than usual. We’re taking a look at traditional Finnish sayings that startup entrepreneurs may find useful in their endeavours.

Five for Friday: Smartphone accessories and solutions

February 14, 2020

This quintet of Finnish companies has developed some ingenious ways to extend the life of smartphones, better them with innovative accessories and protect them with style.

Five for Friday: Women scientists

February 7, 2020

On a mission to help society and companies to grow through technological innovation, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland is famous across Europe for its ground-breaking research, much of which is led by women scientists.

Five for Friday: Women’s health

January 31, 2020

Check out these Finnish brands that offer solutions to tackle women’s health, wellness and hygiene concerns.

Five for Friday: Food packaging

January 24, 2020

Finns have a reputation for being innovators in packaging, also for the highly competitive and rapidly evolving food industry.

Five for Friday: Smart solutions for retailers

January 17, 2020

These five Finnish brands equip retailers around the globe with smart solutions to optimise operations, improve profitability and enhance customer experience.

Five for Friday: Combating a sedentary lifestyle

January 10, 2020

Finland is known for encouraging people to sit less and move more, with also businesses playing their part in combating sedentary lifestyles.

Five for Friday: Our most popular articles in 2019

December 20, 2019

It has been a year rich in good news, with this quintet of articles becoming a hit with our readers.

Five for Friday: 2019’s biggest investment rounds

December 13, 2019

For yet another year, Finland has proved itself an attractive investment target, with local companies closing remarkable funding rounds.

Five for Friday: Top index rankings for 2019

November 29, 2019

Searching for the best country on earth? In 2019, Finland has topped quite a few global indices…

Five for Friday: Finland’s startup scene

November 22, 2019

On a global scale, Finland might be a small country by population, but it is also a hotbed for innovation talent, home to a strong startup ecosystem and host to some of the world’s coolest startup events.