Change of Ambassador to Finland in the UAE

Finnish Business Council organised a Farewell reception to Finland’s current Ambassador in the UAE H.E. Riitta Swan at Montgomery Golf Club in Dubai. In the event , also her successor H.E. Marianne Nissilä was warmly welcomed to the United Arab Emirates. In addition, Ambassador to Finland in KSA Antti Rytövuori participated to the event and […]

The 9th UAE Conference on SME and Innovation

The 9th UAE Conference on SME and Innovation was organised by Ministry of Economy at Conrad Hotel In Dubai, UAE on the 27th of February 2019. Keynote speaker in the event was H.E. Eng. Sultan AlMansoori, Ministry of Economy and Chairman of the SME council of UAE. In addition,  H.E. Hessa Buhumaid, Minister of Community […]

Granlund and Mansions Group optimising energy efficiency in luxury residences in Dubai

Mansions Group of Companies and Granlund are improving the maintenance and energy processes in Trident Grand Residence Tower located in the Dubai Marina. One of the first improvements was the utilisation of the building performance optimisation tool, designed for optimising energy consumption. The tool ensures that the energy savings targets will be reached by reporting […]

Snow Cape – Finland’s pavilion at the World Expo 2020

Finland introduced its “Snow Cape” Pavilion for Expo 2020 Dubai. The building is designed by Finnish JKMM Architects and it is inspired by the snow. Finland’s Pavilion incorporates both Finnish and Arabic cultures combining Finnish natural design and innovation with Arabic visual features. The Finnish companies are ready to invest in the World Expo 2020. Participation will […]

Finland participates to Expo 2020

Finland will participate in the World Expo 2020 in Dubai, UAE. According to the theme ”Connecting Minds, Creating the Future” the Expo 2020 provides a platform to foster creativity, innovation and collaboration globally. Already 180 countries have made an announcement to participate to the Expo 2020. It will be open from 20th of October 2020  to 10th of April […]

Nordic Sundowners opened the new season

The Finnish Business Council opened on the 26th of September a new season by organising Nordic Sundowners at Molecule Restaurant in Dubai Design District. In the event Finnish Ambassador Riitta Swan represented latest news regarding Finland’s participation in Expo 2020. In addition, Magdeleen Jooste from Planet Blockchain explained blockchain and use cases for it. Rest […]