Tech & Science
Nordic stock exchanges down because back-up failed after fire alarm
Corruption and unacceptable behaviour inside the EU – should it be ignored it or just hope that it will go away?
Germany now sees Russian Baltic Sea gas pipeline (NordStream2) as political risk like Sweden and Denmark. Why does Finland only talk about its environmental risks?
Australia – warm weather and generous immigrant policies have created an “easy-go-lucky” country for millions
Singapore – An important lesson for the Nordics of dynamic change and education
The Artic Region – Soot and NOX are melting the ice but governments are only worried about borders, politics, artic animals and trade. Time for weather men and environmental activists too attack
Why are we told that it is democratic to vote for Members of the European Parliament?
Flashy “Save-the-World” TV advertisements can tell you that business is booming at taxpayers’ expense…
Nordic eSports Academy returns in 2018 with a Bootcamp and €10 000 prize for the CS:GO Tournament
Let the Nordic countries lead fast and obvious reforms of the EU to stop Brexit
American, South African and Italian students could not place Finland, along with most Chinese
Nokia and Ericsson are being slaughtered in many markets by the Chinese company Huawei, when the USA has banned their networks
Fortum invests in fossils while Vattenfall, Dong and Statoil invest in renewables without subsidies
Savings for later – a simple and very effective way to save for your pension
What is the difference between Sweden and Finland in terms of R&D?
Leader – 20.11.2017 – Keep looking to Northern Europe if you want the EU to be good for us…
Those who suggest that robots can “care” for the elderly should be sent to prison
Forget GDP and embrace Doughnut Economics – An almost Nordic approach to 7 episodes…
Japan’s elections – what do they mean for us Nordics?
Sweden’s Wallenberg family industrialists make bold proposals for more significant cooperation between Sweden and Finland
ATM and bank cards are too vulnerable… we need cash… we want cash…
France alone does not decide EU policies, and Trade Agreements must always be ratified at national Parliaments
Rotten Italian bank loans, rotten European bank loans and soft politicians are threatening Eurozone stability
Parts of the Finnish Cooperative Movement resemble the last Soviet State
Letter from Sweden… seen from Stockholm, Fortum’s sale of Caruna and purchase of Uniper seems naive
What Germany’s election results mean for the Nordics and the EU?
Who is going to challenge the digital giant incumbents – can Finland and the Nordics create real disruption?
When elephants arrive, the corn fields get trampled… Be careful what you wish for…
Downright awful conclusions from the 4 consultant reports on opening Finnish passenger rail traffic to competition
Swedish and Finnish political trends… almost identical just now
Would you rather be killed by an automatic robot or a human soldier?
Germany and Finland – how Parliaments can be so different…
Swedish government has resolved things smartly – with firm resolve
Putin arrives in Finland – a whole town near the border is closed down, and Finns should be thankful for St. Petersburg’s sewage system…
What does German dishonesty mean for Nordic countries?
New huge fight between EU & Forestry Scientists vs. Big Forestry Companies & Finnish Government
Mass unemployment because of globalisation – then who pays for universal basic income?
Helsinki was visited by 3 royal families the other week – a shocking undemocratic episode
Brexit is still a disaster for the Nordic countries after Mays’ farce….
Oped – 6.6.17 – Sitting in a tram and who do Americans think they are?
Report on disappointing Sustainability Workshop here in Helsinki, organized by SITRA, the Finnish Innovation Fund.
A Nordic Perspective – Merkel and Macron should not be allowed to decide EU policy…
GoodNews from Finland
Be careful what governments wish for… taxpayers are always on the hook for banks in times of crisis…
Is Finland a core member of the EU, or are we paralyzed in bright LED headlights?
Finnish Software Developer VINCIT commercializes unique leadership model
May Day! May Day! Where is Brexit going this weekend?
Learning languages – Part 3 – A great story from Sweden…
Healthcare reform “digital” costs will exceed €2 billion – Centre and Conservative Parties deliberately misleading voters
Do you want to be friends with unreliable partners or criminals?
Not Alt. News! The Swedes complain to EU about the Finnish drinking!
The Swiss energy system – major upheaval to come – Jürg Müller from The Swiss Review
Has Finland done its job for immigration? No, it is far away one of the worst…
Few governments ever recover their costs when they save banks
Nordea, the biggest Nordic bank, caught cheating, and too big for its boots in Sweden
Looking for Nordic design – Formverk Store has a great selection with many gems from Europe
A perception about saving the globe – Professor Johan Rockström, Stockholm University
Batteries for the masses – How Nordic “Duck Pond” language and political barriers stop business!
Leader – 2.3.2017 – Who are you?
This man is leading the Brexit divorce for the UK – Not a Nordic way to go!
“The Mosques Behind the Veil” – Challenging documentary from Danish TV2 aired in Finland
One more senior journalist resigns from Finland’s public media company
After less than a year FinnishNews has achieved a new milestone…
AI’s dangerous dilemma – who decides what we stop learning or knowing?
OECD comments on Swedish economy – resilient, but support policies necessary
Nordic bank chairman gets dressing down in Sweden
Nordea Bank increases board salaries by 35%. Ordinary customers pay for this absurdity.
Truths and Falsehoods in US and Finnish politics
Languages are important, and an important investment
Is the Euro a useful currency for Finland?
Finland comes out on top as world’s most sustainable country
Dead management ideas are the death knell of companies and small countries
How can Europe unite when the Nordics fail to integrate?
Leader 23.12.2016 – Can you trust the banks? This year end is a good time to reflect…
A great new Finnish App “NatureGate” identifies species on the go!
The Sugar Tax and the sugar lobby… profits before infirmity
Professor Göte Nyman – Perceptions of automation, AI, basic income – and a renaissance of education
It’s Finland’s 99th Birthday today and almost all Finns enjoy good education, healthcare and security
Good News from Finland
What are the facts behind privatization?
Stockholm’s Fotografiska is a big treat… and a great seed of an idea for Helsinki
A weekend in “gender neutral” Stockholm
Leader 9.11.2016 – The Nordic countries must show that education reduces political risks
Taxes are public information in Finland and have made the country a great place to live in
Language and culture – what do we understand?
Finnish Perception – The EU is concerned about the Rule of Law in Poland and in Hungary
Nordic finance ministers agree on joint strategy for handling Brexit
Lonley Planet’s top 3 destinations for 2017 – Finland is number 3…
The FinnishNews Economist – How do we know that CETA and TTIP free trade agreements are not dangerous or costly for taxpayers?
Finland’s biggest assets, our forests, are under threat
The FinnishNew’s Economist – Turkey, Trump, Deeper EU integration and the 3 Big bullies waste our time
Pii Poo – best Lego Shop outside Denmark – New and Second-hand Lego sets and pieces
Estonia’s newly elected President
What are Finns really like compared to the other Nordics?
Bruce Springsteen criticizes Trump on Finnish TV
Interesting small Finnish companies – Rej Design
TeamFinland Day in Helsinki and 3 great small companies
Central banks are playing with fire with taxpayers’ savings and hurting our economies
Norwegian politicians can move mountains – really!