Finnish edtech sector turns pandemic challenges into opportunities
Finnish edtech companies have discovered new opportunities for co-operation and development amidst an increased demand for digital learning solutions due to the coronavirus pandemic.
DAILY BRIEF: Long drink stars, pet food delivery, vertical farming, emotional data and growth capital
All the daily Finnish business news that works: iFarm, Alvar Pet, The Long Drink, NayaDaya, Sponsor Capital and CapMan Growth make headlines.
Finnish SMEs to build business from shared data
The Finnish Innovation Fund (Sitra) has launched a programme to help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to forge new business models by sharing data, the world’s most valuable raw material, in a fair, responsible and transparent manner.
DAILY BRIEF: Angry Birds golf, sustainable jet fuel, digital car wash, meetings, industry and travel
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Rovio, Neste, Superoperator, MeetingPackage, Suominen and Finnish travel industry make headlines.
Finnish travel industry goes virtual during pandemic
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.
Elderly care finds solutions in digital
The coronavirus pandemic has accelerated the need to bring digital supplements into play in elderly care to provide a human connection and active ageing and live up to the promise of the welfare state.
DAILY BRIEF: Nokia phones, low-emission fuel service, acquisitions, industry and elderly care
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Neste, HMD Global, Kesko, Neles and Finnish elderly care make headlines.
Greater Helsinki listed as one of world’s top young startup ecosystems
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
All the daily Finnish business news that works: Pari Vesaa ja Masa, Premix, Norsepower, Tecnotree, Ambientia and a novel COVID-19 breathalyser make headlines.
Finnish startup scene puts change into high gear during pandemic
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?