News

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.
18
Oct
2018
Article
The international seminar by the Technology Industries of Finland and the Association of Finnish Steel and Metal Producers solved practical challenges of circular economy concerning metals.
10
Oct
2018
News
A number of companies from the Nordic countries are already making headway in a circular economy, and more companies are invited to jump on the circular economy journey. They will be well-equipped for a future in which value creation will be decoupled from the consumption of finite resources, leading to enhanced competitiveness and growth. 
03
Oct
2018
News
The political strike action by the Industrial Union and Trade Union Pro has begun on Wednesday. The strikes will affect around forty member companies of the Federation of Finnish Technology Industries and involve around 33,000 employees and office staff. The 24-hour strikes began at midnight on Wednesday.
17
Sep
2018
News
Companies in the technology industry forecast that the overtime ban begun 17.9.2018 by the Finnish Industrial Union and Trade Union Pro on Monday will have a strong impact on production and export deliveries. Within some companies, deliveries will be impeded at once, while others will only be affected as the situation continues. Customers will also be rapidly affected if, for example, components cannot be supplied for production lines as agreed.