Tuesday, 19 September, 2017
  • Finland boosts high-end academic teaching in economics

    Finland boosts high-end academic teaching in economics

     A new top economic research center will be established in Helsinki, as Prime Minister Juha Sipilä announced on Tuesday the launch of the new Graduate School of Economics (GSE). The new institution aims at securing doctoral...

  • Country´s economy to grow 2.9% in 2017

    Country´s economy to grow 2.9% in 2017

    The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy (ETLA) upgraded on Tuesday the Finnish economic growth outlook in 2017 to 2.9 percent. The forecast made by ETLA in March this year was only 1.7 percent, said the...

  • VTT develops ECG-measuring mobile device

    VTT develops ECG-measuring mobile device

    Vital Signum, a VTT spin-off, is making a small mobile device which detects arrhythmia by measuring the patient’s ECG, said a press release. The first production batch of the device is being completed and will be retailed...

  • Construction of Pyhäjoki plant unlikely before 2019

    Construction of Pyhäjoki plant unlikely before 2019

    Fennovoima is unlikely to get the permission for starting construction of its proposed nuclear power plant at Pyhäjoki before 2019. The company on Monday disclosed this revised estimate of the implementation process of the Russia-Finn joint...

  • Rats nest in cars in Helsinki

    Rats nest in cars in Helsinki

    While automobiles may have excellent protection against thieves, rats can find a way to get in through the chasis, media reported on Monday. Jouni Siltala, technical chief at the pest control company Rentokil, told a Finnish...

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Rats nest in cars in Helsinki

While automobiles may have excellent protection against thieves, rats can find a way to get in through the chasis, media...

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Trump, Xi talk upcoming China visit, Korean Peninsula over phone

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, discussed Trump's visit to China later this year and the...

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Brazil eyeing London for pre-World Cup camp

Brazil could choose London as the location for their pre-World Cup training camp next year, according to media reports. The team's...

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Sotamaa siblings novel design won the gold

It was thanks to the innovative design by the Sotamaa siblings that the Finnish pavilion at the Expo 2017 in Astana,...

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VTT develops ECG-measuring mobile device

Vital Signum, a VTT spin-off, is making a small mobile device which detects arrhythmia by measuring the patient’s ECG, said...

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