ICT

Finland is known as a world leader in ICT innovation, information society development and high quality ICT products. It is one of the most advanced information societies in the world. As a percentage of GDP, Finnish R&D investments are the third largest in the world. Also the number of patents per capita, especially in the ICT field, is among the highest of the world, Well‐known technologies and services originating from Finland include Linux, the SMS, ring tones and Internet banking services. Finland is also renowned as a pioneer in mobile telecommunications services and applications.

Finland’s sleeping tiger awakes

MY TWO CENTS: Joanne Murray One could be forgiven for thinking that aircraft engineering in …

Prime location, ICT, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility

Why Helsinki is a hotbed for hit games

[a]listdaily interviews Finnish gaming startup Seriously’s co-founder Petri Järvilehto to find out why many internationally …

Skilled workforce, ICT, Skills, Gaming, Mobile, Startups

Trademark Now creates new jobs through less work

How much is ten thousand working hours in euros? The customers of Trademark Now have …

Skilled workforce, ICT, Skills, Startups

Fintech startup Alech turns to Finland for tech talent

Hong Kong based trade advisory platform developer Alech has expanded to Finland in search of …

ICT, Skills, Russia, Startups

Russian startup Taist brings its cloud service to Finland

The reputation of Helsinki as the startup capital of Northern Europe hasn’t gone unnoticed in …

Prime location, ICT, International accessibility, Digital content, Russia, Startups

China-Finland hi-tech business accelerates with new agreement

On June 5, ZPark (Beijing Zhongguancun Software Park), DIGILE (the Strategic Centre for Science, Technology …

ICT, China

Major seed funding for Finnish game studio Seriously

 The Helsinki-based game and entertainment company Seriously has raised more than 1.9 million euros in …

Skilled workforce, ICT, Skills, Gaming, Growth Capital, Startups

Tekes funds GrayMatter’s Airport Analytics (AA+) product innovation

GrayMatter Software Services Oy, Finland has received Tekes funding for its R&D program for its …

ICT, Support services, Aviation

Chinese Glodon and Finland’s VTT sign research and develpment MoU

Glodon Software Company Limited, a leading architecture, engineering and construction software company in China, has signed Memorandum of …

ICT, R&D&I, China

Finnish IndoorAtlas raises €3.3 million

(Arctic startup) Oulu-based Indoor Atlas, the indoor positioning startup, announced yesterday that it had raised €3.3 …

Skilled workforce, ICT, Digital content, Startups

Facebook buys Finland’s Pryte

Facebook is acquiring Pryte, a Finnish company whose technology allows smartphone users to download applications …

ICT, Digital content, Mobile

Boomlagoon announces new game following major funding

There is a new star in the Finnish mobile gaming sky. Helsinki-based Boomlagoon has announced …

ICT, Gaming, Mobile

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The fact that Finland has produced so many significant companies in the mobile and mobile content space — not just Nokia and Rovio — is a testament to this being a good place to bank such an effort.

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    The HBH partner network, consisting of close partnerships of GHP accredited service provider companies, provides international companies …