Tech & Science
Can Growth Services be extracted from the commercial markets?
How a Swiss mountain village made headlines worldwide
John’s Coffee Shop, on Iso Roba, serves intensely excellent coffee
Two new Education proposals from Finnish Government 1 year before the new elections
New Labor Market proposals from Finnish Government before the new elections in 1 year
Singapore’s Uber works well, but not in NZ and Australia – AirBNB and Expedia cannot be fully trusted companions…
Older people can work, and they should work
Singapore – An important lesson for the Nordics of dynamic change and education
Red lights are flashing – the Conservative Party is ready to give extra money to EU, but not for needed healthcare, education and childcare reforms in Finland!
Heavy mud-slinging between the government’s 2 main parties and bad days for the Centre Party
How to save for your pension…
Unemployment costs taxpayers almost double what we pay for defence — an shocking perspective!
Post Office fails to deliver on promises – letters and magazines are 4 to 5 days late now!
Education in UK – Private schools found cheating to get better rankings
Finnish economy on the mend, but latest 2018 government budget lacks decisiveness and content
New fast-speed 2nd degree Construction Engineering program for unemployed engineering graduates
Omnia – A brilliant public vocational education college in Espoo, the 2nd largest city next to Helsinki
Will a new Nokia Bridge to break Finnish regional bottlenecks?
Good News from Finland
Finance Minister describes expected budget outcomes – big improvements, but they are not enough is message!
This is worth a read! Financing for more children… we need them…
Finnish trade balance improving, but still needs more exports…
How Switzerland deals with illegal immigrants – a national breakthrough
GoodNews from Finland
Detroit – From near bankruptcy to growth… an interesting lesson for the Nordics and Europe
Getting jobs for immigrants in Finland – Innovative Social Impact Bond via public and private actors, European Investment Fund and SITRA
Report on disappointing Sustainability Workshop here in Helsinki, organized by SITRA, the Finnish Innovation Fund.
Story first, technology second or vice versa: how Google supports contemporary journalistic practices
It is wrong to say that the government is bullying the unemployed by demanding that they seek work
Taking on your first employee? That could be really dumb…
GoodNews from Finland
Finnish Software Developer VINCIT commercializes unique leadership model
When elected, Prime Minister Sipilä said “Results or Get Out”. Looking like latter…
If you resign from a nice job at EIB after 18 months, get a new plum job, the EIB will pay you €100 000 for next 3 years – WOW!
The power of language in business… When good enough is best
Swiss Immigration Policy – a never-ending story
Leader 3.4.2017 – People want to live in Helsinki (it’s lovely) and politicians should stop trying to stop the flow…
Good News from Finland
Finnish vocational college reform – smart policy measures should get better results
Really GoodNews from Finland!
Finnish government continues to rush through policy without thinking about consequences
A neat proposal from the Conservative Party to secure jobs for more Finnish women
“Wanted Good Worker” for excellent restaurant in Helsinki – what’s the problem?
Pensions made simple… Go abroad to work is a better deal, but…
Finnish pensions are in deep trouble – even Libera agrees with main parts of this analysis
Finland’s economy – SME’s report better outlook, but the Economic Policy Council sees big challenges
AI’s dangerous dilemma – who decides what we stop learning or knowing?
Why are so few working in Finland compared to Sweden?
Pensions – Too long as student or as an athlete will reduce your pension
AREX – an interesting FinTech example that releases SME working capital in a smart way
Is the Euro a useful currency for Finland?
Dead management ideas are the death knell of companies and small countries
Professor Göte Nyman – Perceptions of automation, AI, basic income – and a renaissance of education
Quick Economic Review – Small improvements in unemployment and housing, but trade still sluggish…
The governing parties agree to disagree but don’t agree to agree… again!
A pensioner’s new job… and new perspectives…
Neo-liberals want to hijack public sector pensions and reduce your pensions
Leader 15.11.2016 – The Finnish government calls this “Reform” – a better word is “Expensive Revolution”
Basic income is a dead duck – we need to help people back to work… seriously…
The FinnishNews Economist – Important news for all the world’s pensioners
Finnish politics – have you heard about serial turncoats?
The True Finns and Center Party still believe in unequal opportunities for women
Ministers Vapaavuori, Niinistö and Berner and big policy failures explain weak export performance
The FinnishNew’s Economist – Turkey, Trump, Deeper EU integration and the 3 Big bullies waste our time
“Real estate business is crap”, says a successful real estate agent CEO of, 8th Day Oy
Finnish Minister for Trade continues to misrepresent facts of EU/US free trade agreement
Ministry of Economy’s work group publishes a great list of proposals
The government’s budget has little hope of radically cutting record unemployment
Smart UK investment shows how Finland can be really irrational
TeamFinland Day in Helsinki and 3 great small companies
The Government’s budget – small tax cuts and swings, but some light in the economy…
The Center Party is planning a tax credit for corporate investments in Finland
Conservatives want to shake up twin problems of the economy and unemployment
Independent Finance Ministry forecast – Sunny periods for Finnish Economy
The Sharing Economy has been here for thousands of years
Perceptions of austerity… and giving back – Professor Göte Nyman
Historical achievement, says PM, but Employment Minister disagrees…
Finnish Money – the Euro’s negative interest rates
Is Finland still a Nordic Country? Comments by Risto E.J. Penttilä
Farmers’ Protest in Helsinki’s Senate Square
Headlines from www.goodnewsfinland.com 28.02.2016
What do Finnish Innovation Systems need? Antti Hautamäki, Prof. Emer.
What is FinnishNews?
It’s a job that’s important – stories from Munich