News

20
Mar
2019
The OECD requested comments for their Consultation Document “Addressing the Tax Challenges of the Digitalisation of the Economy” by 6 March 2019. A public hearing was held on the 13-14 March.
12
Mar
2019
News
Technology Industries of Finland and the Industrial Union have agreed not to invoke the so-called option year contained in the current collective agreements. The option was included in the collective agreements for the technology, ore mining and sheet metal and industrial insulation industries. As a result of the decision, collective bargaining will take place this autumn under normal procedures.
22
Feb
2019
Perspective
The One Sea ecosystem is a Finnish success story – and a globally unique example of cooperation between the public and private sectors. Public RDI funding should be focused on initiatives that no single operator would be able to complete alone, writes Sauli Eloranta, CTO of Rolls-Royce Marine.
30
Jan
2019
Announcement
Global economic uncertainty dims the growth outlook for technology industry, but no major impact has been seen yet. This is how Jukka Palokangas, Chief Economist at the Federation of Finnish Technology Industries, summarises the current situation.
18
Jan
2019
This year, up to 20 000 young people will obtain summer work in Finnish technology companies. There is a wide range of interesting jobs in which young people can demonstrate their skills and accumulate expertise. Last year, there were about 19 000 summer employees in technology enterprises. 
17
Jan
2019
News
The Commission has on 15 January 2019 kick-started the debate on reforming decision-making for areas of EU taxation policy, which currently requires unanimity among Member States. Technology Industries of Finland is strictly against transition to...
20
Dec
2018
Every youth matters. This year we are helping The Finnish Children and Youth Foundation stop the exclusion of young people.
29
Nov
2018
The AI Landscape list, curated by Finland's AI Accelerator at Technology Industries of Finland, was published today. 15 Finnish companies met the criteria for top companies providing AI solutions.
22
Nov
2018
Announcement
As the Chairperson of the Board of Technology Industries of Finland, Miettinen continues on the path paved by her predecessor Risto Siilasmaa, whereby all actions and operations of the lobbying organisation are guided by long-term interest of Finland.
29
Oct
2018
Announcement
The slowdown of the global economy is having an impact on the market situation of technology industry companies. Their turnover continues to grow, but the value of new orders has not increased since early 2018. The number of tender requests also ceased to grow during the autumn, indicating weaker economic development over the coming months. Half of the Federation of Finnish Technology Industries’ member companies continue to either report losses or perform poorly on profitability.