International accessibility

Helsinki is a dynamic hub for international business at the geographical and cultural crossroads between East and West. Finland has a long history of doing business in the Baltic States and Russia. Helsinki is also quickly becoming an important business hub between Europe and Asia due to fast and convenient flights and Helsinki’s award-winning airport. The city is only a flight away from St. Petersburg: 1h 5min, Beijing: 7h 40 min, Mumbai: 7h 25min, London: 3h 10 min, New York: 8h 40 min. 

Helsinki became a springboard for Russian companies

Why do great numbers of Russians choose Finland as their holiday destination? Because Finland is …

Prime location, Infrastructure, International accessibility, R&D&I, Russia

Dachser: fully integrated and fully committed to Finland

German logistics company DACHSER GmbH & Co KG was founded in 1930 by Thomas Dachser. …

Prime location, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility, Market factors, Aviation

Juridia Bützow to join Eversheds broadening international reach

One of Finland’s leading law firms, Juridia Bützow, is to join Eversheds, further broadening the …

Skilled workforce, International accessibility, Skills

Bring invests in Finland

Bring, the largest Nordic based logistics company, invests in a new terminal in Vantaa on …

Logistics, International accessibility, Market factors, Aviation

Geberit bids €1.1 billion for Finnish Sanitec

The Swiss maker of bathroom piping Geberit AG, offered about €1.1 billion to buy the …

Design & Creativity, International accessibility, Market factors

Mediatec Broadcast acquires Finnish FW FilmWorks

MPP Mediatec Broadcast Holding AB (Mediatec Broadcast) has confirmed its purchase of Finland’s leading company …

Prime location, Skilled workforce, Design & Creativity, International accessibility, Skills, Digital content

Startups and know-how – a match made in heaven

MY TWO CENTS: Olivier Bonfils Despite the current unstable political and economical situation in Russia, …

Prime location, Skilled workforce, International accessibility, Skills, Russia, Startups

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, Aviation

At the heart of Finnish economic life sits the Port of Helsinki – a true trade enabler

Helsinki Business Hub speaks to Kimmo Mäki, Managing Director of the Port of Helsinki, about …

Prime location, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility

A region of opportunities at the heart of Baltic Sea

Inward investment promotion professionals from around the Baltic Sea Region and beyond were brought together …

Costs and taxes, Ecosystems and strongholds, Infrastructure, International accessibility, Market factors, Quality of life, R&D&I, Skills, Support services

Accessibility? “It’s all about the network,” says DHL Finland

When it comes to the movement of freight into, out of and through Finland, there …

Prime location, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility

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

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