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. 

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

2015: a huge year for the Helsinki Vantaa Airport area

Land surrounding Helsinki Vantaa Airport is the subject of massive investment.  By the Summer of …

Prime location, Logistics, Infrastructure, International accessibility, Aviation

Italian Celly Spa opens its Nordic HQ in Finland

Italian mobile accessory company Celly Spa aims to expand its market share in Northern Europe …

Prime location, International accessibility, Support services, Mobile

DACHSER enters the Finnish overland transport market

DACHSER enters the Finnish overland transport market on June 1, 2014 and has established the …

Prime location, Logistics, International accessibility

How one small city attracts dozens of international VCs

A new program has helped a small European city increase the amount of foreign investment …

Prime location, Skilled workforce, International accessibility, Growth Capital

Progman joins forces with Glodon to strengthen its global position

Press release – Progman has joined forces with Glodon, a leading architecture, engineering and construction …

Prime location, ICT, International accessibility, Skills, China

The first Russian full service law firm to open office in Helsinki

Helsinki, March 24, 2014 Capital Legal Services has announced the opening of its Office in …

KIBS, International accessibility, Russia

Swedish Adtraction opens office in Helsinki

Adtraction brings new opportunities and expertise to Finnish online advertising Adtraction Group, the leading experts …

Prime location, ICT, International accessibility, Market factors, Digital content

FDi Intelligence: Helsinki is the TOP 2 European City of the Future

Helsinki emerged as a new entry in the Top 25 European cities, placing second. FDi …

International accessibility, R&D&I, Skills, Growth Capital, Startups

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