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. 

Power Engineers boosts renewable energy drive with Finnish expansion

Engineering consulting services firm Power Engineers has been managing projects worldwide since it began in …

Prime location, International accessibility, Skills

’Wikipedia’ for programming skills uses Finland as a gateway to Europe

Online programming lessons aren’t a novelty, but the Russian-Kazakhstan born Hexlet has brought a unique …

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

AK‐Service Ltd opens their first European office in Helsinki

PRESS RELEASE Helsinki, February 16, 201 Russia’s market leader of onboard service products, AK-Service Ltd, …

Prime location, International accessibility, Market factors, Russia

High tech Russian fishing company is hooked on Finland

Russian technology company Fishmagnet’s unique electronic fish bait is attracting interest across Europe. To tackle …

Prime location, ICT, Infrastructure, International accessibility, Russia, Startups

Lantmännen to acquire VAASAN Group

Lantmännen announced an agreement to acquire Finnish company VAASAN Group OY (VAASAN), a bakery operator …

International accessibility

Helsinki becomes R&D hub for Indian GrayMatter Software Services

Establishing a global R & D hub in the Helsinki region for Indian data analytics …

ICT, Infrastructure, International accessibility, R&D&I, Skills, Aviation

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

Events

May 26 – 27, 2015 Arctic15 by ArcticStartup The Cable Factory, Helsinki
May 28, 2015 Aivo- ja mielipalveluita Suomesta maailmalle 2 GHP conference room, Helsinki
Jun 2 – 3, 2015 BioMedica 2015
Jun 2 – 3, 2015 Global Corporate Venturing Symposium The Grange St. Paul’s, London
Jun 2 – 3, 2015 Startup Village 2015 Skolkovo, Moscow
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