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27.02.2015 | Tieto’s innovative data center uses waste energy for heating homes

A data center concept developed by Finnish IT services company Tieto and energy company Fortum combines environmental responsibility with sound business sense.

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27.02.2015 | Saving lives in Finnish hospitals

Saving lives in Finnish hospitals with a secure cloud and mobile based communication system

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27.02.2015 | Wirepas reaches million Pino powered devices in the Nordic countries, including the world's biggest single IoT mesh network solution

Wirepas, a leading mesh network solutions provider, has reached the limit of million smart devices in the Nordic countries to be equipped with Wirepas Pino, a unique fully scalable and autonomous software solution that enables devices to form a network by themselves and act independently in it, bringing remarkable lifetime savings for the service provider.

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26.02.2015 | Cutting edge Finnish mobile companies at the Mobile World Congress

The most interesting Finnish mobile industry startups and growth companies will take part in the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on March 2.–5. The 35 companies specializing in cyber security, internet of things, mobile solutions and mobile health are jointly presented at the Team Finland booth in Hall 5 Stand 5C31.

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10.02.2015 | Stora Enso invests in a new LVL production line in Varkaus

Stora Enso is investing EUR 43 million in a new production line for wooden building elements located in Varkaus, Finland. The investment is based on peeling technology which will further enhance Stora Enso’s position as a global provider of high quality engineered wooden elements. The new products complement the existing product portfolio.

Production is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2016. The estimated yearly capacity of the production line will be around 100 000 m3. The investment is expected to generate annual sales of EUR 50 million when run at full capacity.

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10.02.2015 | Halton Group sells Halton Clean Air Oy to the Swedish Dinair Group

Halton Group and Dinair Group from Sweden have signed an agreement on all of the shares of Halton Clean Air Oy to be sold to Dinair Group on January 27 2015.
Halton Group will continue to focus on demanding customer segments and their further development. These segments include hospitals, laboratories and high-class offices. In these the focus is more on total solutions instead of individual ventilation products.

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06.02.2015 | Finland: XXL to concentrate online store operations in Finland

XXL, a Norwegian sports equipment retailer, intends concentrate the main operations of its online store in Finland. The chain's main goal is to become the biggest online sports store in the Nordic countries in 2015. In 2020, the chain wants to be amongst the European top five online sports stores.

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05.02.2015 | National health technology accelerator established in Finland

Vertical Startup Accelerator is partnering with Samsung Electronics as Finland aims to boost health technology exports.

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03.02.2015 | Bloomberg: Finland is the world's 4th most innovative country

Bloomberg's 2015 ranking of the world's 50 most innovative countries is flattering to Finland, ranked fourth after South Korea, Japan and Germany.

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03.02.2015 | Finland’s Giant Data Center Opportunity

Foreign data center investments in Finland may generate up to 50,000 years of employment and a total economic impact of up to 11 billion euros within a decade.

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03.02.2015 | GE's investment proof of Finland's health sector expertise

Major R&D investment stresses Finland's health sector expertise

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29.01.2015 | World class model district of smart urban development in Helsinki

Helsinki city Kalasatama area is being built into a worldclass model district of smart urban development.
The area is developed through agile piloting, and the use of ICT technology and data.

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08.01.2015 | German retail chain Lidl has boosted competition in Finland

New ideas and adapting to the Finnish market have made Lidl a respected competitor, according to Aamulehti.

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02.12.2014 | Finland is still one of the most attractive mining countries in the world

Report: Mining industry fluctuations are visible throughout the value chain. Finnish mining industry products will be needed in the future.

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01.12.2014 | Russian companies show growing interest in Finland

Successful Rubicon Forum event fosters more business cooperation between Finnish and Russian companies.

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17.11.2014 | Israel, Finland and the US top the Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2014

The Global Cleantech Innovation Index 20141 reports that Finland, Israel and the US provide the best political, social and financial conditions to cultivate cleantech innovation and commercialisation over the next 10 years.

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12.11.2014 | Team Finland: a partner in Slush growth

Team Finland and Slush, which has joined the ranks of the world's leading technology and startup events, are intensifying their collaboration.

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07.11.2014 | Finnish Travel and Real-Estate Projects presented to Chinese Investors in Pure Finland Investment Event

As part of Pure Finland Investment Event held on October 23rd, six Finnish travel and real-estate projects were presented to Chinese investors.

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30.10.2014 | Finland’s strong health sector know-how can benefit expanding Russian businesses

Invest in Finland held a seminar on health technology in Moscow on 28 October to explain to Russian companies in the sector how they can take their products to the EU markets. The event was jointly organised with the Embassy of Finland and the Finnish-Russian Chamber of Commerce. The well-attended seminar demonstrated to Team Finland that the “iron is hot” on this issue.

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17.10.2014 | Finnish startup Walkbase aims high with retail analytics solution

Walkbase offers tools for analysis of footfall patterns and opportunities for improved design, marketing and customer engagement.

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08.10.2014 | Tekes launches major digital health programme in Finland

Finland has the potential to become a significant concentration in digital health, according to the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation.

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06.10.2014 | Team Finland showcases business opportunities at Expo Real

Working together makes Team Finland’s marketing impact greater than the sum of its parts.

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01.10.2014 | Fitch affirms Finland’s 'AAA' credit rating with Stable Outlook

Finland’s high-value-added economy and strong institutions underpin its excellent credit rating, according to Fitch Ratings..

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30.09.2014 | Digital health expert Don Jones hails Finnish startups

Finland is a global leader in the number of health and wellbeing technology startups.

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15.09.2014 | Unique skills audit maps Finland’s technical talent pool

TALENT MAP© Finland is a new tool and free service for identifying skilled labour pools for recruitment and for making better informed business location decisions.

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12.09.2014 | Baidu invests USD 10 million in Finnish company IndoorAtlas

Finnish magnetic positioning technology is now poised to capture the Chinese market.

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09.09.2014 | Finland ranked 4th in The Global Competitiveness Report 2014–2015

Finland’s leads the world in its capacity to innovate, according to World Economic Forum’s report.

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