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28.04.2015 | Cinia Group is building a digital highway between Finland and Germany with Hetzner Online

Hetzner is planning significant investment in Finland to meet Europe’s increasing digital capacity needs.

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28.04.2015 | Government investments yield results

German company Hetzner Online AG announced its plans to situate a new data centre in Finland.

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28.04.2015 | Finland offers growth prospects for tourism

International tourism is growing at a fast pace. The United Nations’ World Tourism Organization UNWTO has estimated that the number of trips with at least one overnight stay will reach 1.8 billion by 2030 (1.1 billion trips in 2013). The departure countries exhibiting the greatest growth are Asian and emerging countries. Finland is in a good position to attract Asian tourists, thanks to its offering that meshes well with their tastes.

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28.04.2015 | Bayer invests an annual EUR 60 million in Finnish research

Following its launch, more than 32 million of Bayer’s best-known product, the hormone-releasing intrauterine system Mirena, have been sold.

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21.04.2015 | Metsä Fibre builds a bioproduct mill in Äänekoski, Finland

Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, builds a bioproduct mill in Äänekoski, Finland in the area of the existing pulp mill. The construction work will begin immediately. The mill is scheduled to be completed during the third quarter of 2017.

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21.04.2015 | Finland: The world's next datacentre powerhouse?

Google, Yandex, and Microsoft have already all set up datacentres in Nokia's homeland. With natural advantages in energy, climate, and tax, could Finland be the promised land for datacentres?

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21.04.2015 | Synopsys to Acquire Software Security Company Codenomicon

Acquisition of Company that Independently Discovered Heartbleed Bug Will Extend Coverity Quality and Security Platform

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15.04.2015 | Everywear games target Apple watches as their primary device

Everywear Games will target wearable devices such as the Apple watch in creating completely original, mass audience gaming experiences.

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14.04.2015 | Indian app developer GeoTech targets Europe via Finland

Indian software development company Geo Tech has been working with Scandinavian customers since 2008. Now with business booming the company has taken the next step: opening its first European operations in Helsinki, Finland.

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01.04.2015 | Turku shipyard set for major improvements

Turku’s shipyards are set to undergo major renovations with German family company Meyer.

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19.03.2015 | Supercell tops the list of world's biggest gaming companies

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.

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19.03.2015 | International investments in Finland increase for the second consecutive year

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.

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18.03.2015 | International holiday house network expands to Finland

After last week’s news concerning the launch of new hotels in Helsinki, the focus has shifted to Finland’s 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.

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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.

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16.03.2015 | Shark Punch creates a matchmaker for gamers

Finnish startup Shark Punch wants to disrupt the game industry by creating the “Netflix for games”. 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.

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06.03.2015 | AK-Service Ltd heads west from Helsinki

AK-Service Ltd, Russia’s 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.

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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.

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02.03.2015 | Finnis start-up Bttn helps Traditional taxi industry strikes back

France’s leading radio taxi operator launches concierge service with Bttn

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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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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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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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