As European leaders prepare for the new legislative term, Ceemet – European Tech & Industry Employers, presents its 10 Point Plan for a competitive industry sustaining a social Europe to Members of the European Parliament.
The European Investment Casters Federation will organize the EICF EURO Seminar and Exhibition in Helsinki, 20-22 May, at the Marina Congress Center.
Global economic uncertainty continues to dampen export expectations, but Finnish technology industry is still clinging to growth. Economic growth has declined rapidly also in the euro area including Germany, which is an important export market for Finland. Despite the slowdown, the value of technology industry companies’ order books strengthened and the value of new orders remained at a good level in early 2019. Industry personnel also expanded.
Finland begins its third EU presidency on 1 July 2019. Leading up to the presidency, both private and public sectors have been setting up their agenda to build a better Europe. One platform for this was the recent CTO Forum, organized in March by Technology Industries of Finland, Business Finland and Spinverse.