Greater Helsinki listed as one of world’s top young startup ecosystems

July 3, 2020

Greater Helsinki has been ranked as the world’s fourth most attractive emerging ecosystem for startups in The Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2020 by Startup Genome.

DAILY BRIEF: Safe touch, clean sailing, digitalisation, e-commerce and COVID-19 breath test

July 1, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Pari Vesaa ja Masa, Premix, Norsepower, Tecnotree, Ambientia and a novel COVID-19 breathalyser make headlines.

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Finnish travel industry goes virtual during pandemic

June 24, 2020

Finnish travel players are finding ways to engage tourists no matter their physical location, as the country waits out the coronavirus pandemic together with the rest of the world.

Finnish startup scene puts change into high gear during pandemic

June 9, 2020

The “most attractive startup scene in Europe” has come a long way from the previous economic downturn. But how many punches can it take and live to tell the tale amid the COVID-19 pandemic?

DAILY BRIEF: Game buys, medical devices, investments, cloud services and industry

June 4, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Optomed, Tamturbo, TietoEVRY, Rovio and LUT University make headlines.

Designers of autonomous bus GACHA win recognition

June 4, 2020

The technical solutions enabling the self-driving bus to operate rain, snow or shine have earned Sensible 4 The Finnish Engineering Award, a 30 000-euro prize given annually to engineering or architectural work that has advanced technical competence in Finland.

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Finnish university enhances modelling accuracy with digital twins

June 4, 2020

LUT University in Lappeenranta, Finland, is supporting the growth and digital transformation of industrial companies by developing highly detailed digital twins of their production processes.

DAILY BRIEF: Golf’s little helper, support for beauty salons, investments, logistics and game awards

June 3, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Timma, EKE-Electronics, Playgreen Finland, Youredi, Golf GameBook, Remedy and Hempuli make headlines.

Finnish healthcare district goes mobile in problem drinking prevention

June 1, 2020

The Päijät-Häme Joint Authority for Health and Wellbeing in Finland has put to use a mobile adaptation of AUDIT-C, a screening questionnaire for identifying early signs of hazardous alcohol use.

DAILY BRIEF: Free AI education, neobanking, renewables and silk scarves

May 8, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: University of Helsinki, Reaktor, Enfuce, Neste, and Marja Kurki make headlines.

DAILY BRIEF: Social gaming, Finnish film, solar and industry innovation, and consumer trust

May 7, 2020

All the daily Finnish business news that works: Valoe, KNL Networks, Rocsole, Finnish film, Dazzle Rocks and VTT make headlines.