AA Sakatti Mining, a subsidiary of Anglo American, has invested about EUR 100 million in test drilling in Finland during the past decade.
App Annie has published a list of world's biggest game companies who made the most turnover in 2014 in Apple's iOS and Google Play, with Finnish-based Supercell leading the pack.
A new Finnish games studio founded by industry ‚Äėveterans‚Äô launches, it‚Äôs hard not to take notice.
Foreign direct investment (FDI) increased slightly in Finland during 2014 compared to the previous year. According to statistics compiled by Invest in Finland, which operates as part of Finpro, 229 new foreign-owned companies came to Finland in 2014 compared to 213 companies in 2013. 2014 was a challenging year for FDI due to the fragile economic situation globally and in Europe as well as the uncertainty created by the crisis in the Ukraine and the sanctions against Russia.
After last week‚Äôs news concerning the launch of new hotels in Helsinki, the focus has shifted to Finland‚Äôs lake district with the American-owned holiday rental network Novasol expanding into the Finnish cottage markets. The news was reported by the YLE news site.
Energy recycling and heat re-use is a big opportunity to save and to sell excess heat to community.
16.03.2015 | Helsinki entices hotel real estate investors
Lately, a spate of interest in Helsinki has been seen among real estate investors involved in the hotel business.
16.03.2015 | Shark Punch creates a matchmaker for gamers
Finnish startup Shark Punch wants to disrupt the game industry by creating the ‚ÄúNetflix for games‚ÄĚ. Investors agree that such service is in demand: the company raised over a million euros in a funding round led by London Venture Partners. Due to the investment, the number of Shark Punch staff will nearly double.
13.03.2015 | Audley and State of Finland enter into a conditional asset purchase agreement on Talvivaara Sotkamo mining operations
Agreement aims to re-establish operations of the Finnish nickel mine within a new mining company.
Patent filings at the European Patent Office (EPO) reached an all-time high in 2014 with over 274 000 new patents.
06.03.2015 | AK-Service Ltd heads west from Helsinki
AK-Service Ltd, Russia‚Äôs market leader of onboard service products, wants to make its products travel further. This year the company will open an office in Helsinki, which will serve as a stepping stone into the European market.
06.03.2015 | Colocation in Finland: Case LiquidNet Ltd
The attractiveness of Nordic countries in terms of data centers have been in the discussion already a while. A naturally cool environment, stable political and geographical conditions lure investors, companies and customers.
Finland chairs joint luncheon event at PDAC 2015, highlighting the Nordic region as an attractive and safe market for mining companies and investors.
International start-up growing at a record speed
02.03.2015 | Finland ranks first in global mining survey
Finnish government policies encourage exploration and investment, according to the Fraser Institute.
France‚Äôs leading radio taxi operator launches concierge service with Bttn
27.02.2015 | Saving lives in Finnish hospitals
Saving lives in Finnish hospitals with a secure cloud and mobile based communication system
Vertical Startup Accelerator is partnering with Samsung Electronics as Finland aims to boost health technology exports.
Bloomberg's 2015 ranking of the world's 50 most innovative countries is flattering to Finland, ranked fourth after South Korea, Japan and Germany.
Helsinki city Kalasatama area is being built into a worldclass model district of smart urban development.
New ideas and adapting to the Finnish market have made Lidl a respected competitor, according to Aamulehti.
Report: Mining industry fluctuations are visible throughout the value chain. Finnish mining industry products will be needed in the future.
01.12.2014 | Russian companies show growing interest in Finland
Successful Rubicon Forum event fosters more business cooperation between Finnish and Russian companies.
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.
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.
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.
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 ‚Äúiron is hot‚ÄĚ on this issue.
Walkbase offers tools for analysis of footfall patterns and opportunities for improved design, marketing and customer engagement.
Finland has the potential to become a significant concentration in digital health, according to the Finnish Funding Agency for Innovation.
Working together makes Team Finland‚Äôs marketing impact greater than the sum of its parts.
Finland‚Äôs high-value-added economy and strong institutions underpin its excellent credit rating, according to Fitch Ratings..
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