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RFID innovation hits Tampere, Finland
Case study 22.5.2024

RFID innovation hits Tampere, Finland

The global market-leading RFID and IoT solutions company Beontag has opened an R&D center in Tampere, Finland. The investment size is 40 million USD and the facility houses 50 employees. Beontag plans to invest further in machinery and equipment while simultaneously growing the workforce and working with the IoT ecosystem in Finland.

Google to expand its data center in Finland
News 20.5.2024

Google to expand its data center in Finland

Google recently announced a substantial €1 billion investment in expanding its data center campus in Hamina, in southern Finland. This move is expected to have a significant impact on job creation, innovation, and economic activity in the region.

Unlocking Business Opportunities in the Offshore Wind Energy Value Chain
Event 24.9.2024

Unlocking Business Opportunities in the Offshore Wind Energy Value Chain

During Wind Energy Hamburg 2024, Business Finland together with the German-Finnish Chamber of Commerce (AHK Finnland) invite you to a networking reception to explore business opportunities in the offshore wind energy value chain in the Baltic Sea Region.

Why is Finland the happiest country in the world for the 7th time?
Press release 20.3.2024

Why is Finland the happiest country in the world for the 7th time?

For the 7th year in a row, Finland ranks as the happiest country in the world in the UN World Happiness Report. Why? The answer is rooted in the fundamental trust present throughout Finnish society, enabling individuals to feel safe and relaxed. Another reason is the proximity of nature and the disconnection it offers. Finland's low-stress lifestyle nurtures creativity, making it one of the most innovative countries in the world.

247 new foreign-owned companies to Finland in 2023
News 29.2.2024

247 new foreign-owned companies to Finland in 2023

A total of 247 new foreign owned companies were established in Finland in 2023, according to Invest in Finland's national monitoring. The total number was less than in previous years – the willingness of companies to expand abroad globally was affected by economic uncertainty and high interest rates.

Finland Calls for Greater International Collaboration in 6G Research and Development
Press release 22.2.2024

Finland Calls for Greater International Collaboration in 6G Research and Development

Recognizing the pivotal role that next-generation connectivity will play in driving economic growth through digitalization and sustainability, Finland is calling for public and private actors around the globe to join forces with its research coalition in the realm of 6G development.