FIVE FROM FINLAND: Autumn ideas

September 18, 2020

Can you feel it? Autumn is starting to creep into the air in Finland and the rest of the northern hemisphere. Enjoy every moment of the crisp season with the help of this Finnish quintet.

DAILY BRIEF: Healthcare strides, positioning tech, top vodka award, microplastics and youth activity

August 24, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: the University of Turku, Quuppa, Koskenkorva, Valmet and the City of Helsinki make headlines.

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Helsinki encourages youth to take up hobbies with new app

August 24, 2020

The City of Helsinki is launching an app designed to make it easy for young people in their final few years of basic education to find hobbies and activities they enjoy and, consequently, combat social exclusion.

DAILY BRIEF: Nokia phones, low-emission fuel service, acquisitions, industry and elderly care

July 8, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Neste, HMD Global, Kesko, Neles and Finnish elderly care make headlines.

Cheap and quick coronavirus breath test set for trial in Helsinki

June 30, 2020

Employees at Laakso Health Station in Helsinki are gearing up to start testing people for the novel coronavirus with a breathalyser that is believed to be capable of detecting the biomarkers of various diseases in exhaled breath.

DAILY BRIEF: An indoor light boost, Nordic startups in Japan, telemedicine, AI and BBQs for loan

May 27, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Light Cognitive, Top Data Science, Nordic Innovation House, VideoVisit, Finnish AI research and BBQ grills for loan make headlines.

ICT

DAILY BRIEF: Student wellbeing, workplace and construction solutions, telecom, fashion and design

May 14, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Billebeino, Tractr, Congrid, Derigo, School Day, Nokia and Finnish design competition make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Face masks and hand sanitisers, investments, escalators, design and film awards

May 4, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Screentec, Teerenpeli, AppGyver, KONE, Framery and Finnish film make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Supplies and innovation during the pandemic, e-sports, security and music creation

April 20, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Finnair, Fortum, Telia, Genelec and Karsa make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Young help for the elderly, electric vehicles, energy and health

April 16, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Virta, Gubbe, Medicortex, Brainlit Oy, and the University of Vaasa make headlines.

Finnish research looks for fast and early diagnosis of COVID-19

April 3, 2020

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has commenced development of a rapid test for the coronavirus together with MeVac, the joint vaccine research centre of the Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa (HUS) and the University of Helsinki