News • Dec 10, 2013 17:05 GMT
World-renowned Finnish Floral Designer Pasi Jokinen-Carter from Flor Unikon, FBCC's dedicated member, creates a dazzling Christmas wreath! Luxury website VeryFirstTo.com has unveiled the most expensive Christmas wreath studded with 16 Rubies and 32 diamonds totalling over 138 carats that is being sold for £2,835,000!
News • Dec 06, 2013 11:08 GMT
Finland is one of the least corrupt countries in the world, according to Transparency International’s 2013 Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). Finland was ranked joint third with Sweden behind Denmark and New Zealand who tied for first place.
News • Dec 03, 2013 15:07 GMT
Finland’s healthcare system has been ranked the 10th best in Europe by Euro Health Consumer Index (EHCI) 2013. The index, provided by Health Consumer Powerhouse, is based on the seventh study made on European healthcare systems among 35 European countries.
News • Nov 28, 2013 15:16 GMT
The long-awaited world premiere of Jolla phones took place in Helsinki last night. The first batch of 450 smartphones of the Finnish mobile device developer Jolla was sold to 450 pre-orderers. More Jolla smartphones will enter the market in December.
News • Nov 28, 2013 14:39 GMT
Finland belongs to the top ten countries in its global talent competitiveness, according to the Global Talent Competitiveness Index (GTCI). The index measures a nations’ competitiveness based on the quality of talent it can produce, attract and retain.
News • Nov 25, 2013 12:24 GMT
Aalto University has been chosen to head a new Arctic technology research centre, funded by the Lloyd’s Register Foundation (LRF), a UK registered charity which invests in science, engineering and technology.
News • Nov 20, 2013 13:40 GMT
FBCC's Patron Goodwille has undergone re-branding process, as the result of which it has introduced today its new logo and updated website. As of 20th November Enlink, a Goodwille owned company since 2011 and a partner since 2010, started trading under the name Goodwille and the Enlink name was dissolved.
News • Nov 19, 2013 18:01 GMT
The Finnish mobile company Jolla will start selling its first smartphones in Helsinki on November 27 through the Finnish operator DNA. The company has confirmed that it will sell first batch of its phones, 450 units, to its customers who have pre-ordered their phones. The phone is expected to cost 399 euros.
News • Nov 19, 2013 10:23 GMT
Slush, held this year for the sixth time on 13th and 14th November, is one of the most notable events in Europe for growth companies. This year the event has attracted more than 1 000 companies and 5 000 visitors and has confirmed its role as the meeting place for Northern European and Russian growth companies.
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News • Nov 18, 2013 11:32 GMT
Great opportunity to gain valuable work experience at the Finnish-British Chamber of Commerce! This position will allow a candidate to gain a valuable experience in international relations and communications; acquire an essential marketing expertise, as well as events planning and gain many other skills.
News • Nov 08, 2013 16:29 GMT
Enlink, a Goodwille owned company since 2011 and its partner since 2010, will on the 20th of November start trading under the name Goodwille and the Enlink name will be dissolved.
News • Nov 06, 2013 15:17 GMT
Google will be investing another 450 million euros over the next few years in its data center located in Hamina, south-eastern Finland. Google has already invested 350 million euros to the center, which is built on the site of old paper mill. According to Google, its Hamina facility is one of its most advanced and efficient due to use of seawater in its cooling process.