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 new 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.

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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

Finnish research focuses on COVID-19

March 27, 2020

Universities in Finland are making progress in the race to understand and mitigate the new coronavirus.

DAILY BRIEF: Rapid coronavirus test on the market, technology, design, industry, gaming and startups

March 26, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Mobidiag, TactoTek, Valmet and Remedy make headlines.

Forbes 30 Under 30 features Finnish connection

March 19, 2020

Five entrepreneurs with a Finnish connection have been included on Forbes 30 Under 30, a list of talented young people who are reinventing business and society.

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DAILY BRIEF: An acquisition, 5G, a warm US welcome, digital healthcare and a new unit

March 4, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: ePassi, Nokia, Bond, Metso and Meru Health make headlines.