Category Archives - Europe

CRITICAL METALS TO BUILD SUSTAINABLE EUROPEAN VANADIUM PRODUCTION FACILITY IN FINLAND

Australian companies Critical Metals and Neometals have chosen the City of Pori in Finland as the preferred location for their sustainable vanadium recovery and production facility in Europe Critical Metals and Neometals aim to use by-products from steel production to recover high-purity vanadium chemicals for use in specialty steels and energy storage solutions without the…

FOREIGN-OWNED COMPANIES BRING MONEY AND JOBS TO FINLAND

Foreign-owned companies have multiple options when deciding where to invest next. What are the push and pull factors for Finland? Over 400 C-level executives from foreign-owned companies and Finnish companies were interviewed for Business Finland and Amcham Finland’s join Finland as a Business Location Barometer 2020. The executives were asked how they view Finland as a business environment before…

FINLAND AND THE U.S. ADVANCE COOPERATION IN GREEN ECONOMY

Krista Mikkonen, Finland’s Minister of the Environment and Climate Change, discusses cooperation with U.S. at virtual high-level event on October 27th – leading Finnish bioeconomy companies to showcase innovative circular economy solutions. Finland, one of the greenest countries in the world, is expanding its cooperation with the United States on forest bioeconomy and new sustainable…

Changing the Development Paradigm in Moldova

Challenges Among the poorest countries in Europe, Moldova has made significant progress in reducing poverty and promoting inclusive growth since the early 2000s. Policy reforms have deepened the path toward European integration, but many reforms that look good on paper have yet to be effectively implemented. A vulnerable political system, a polarized society, an adverse…

Malta Enterprise & MEA Sign Cooperation Agreement

Malta Enterprise and the Malta Employers Association signed a cooperation agreement which will enhance collaboration between the two entities in the area of employment relations as well as contributing to MEAINDEX, an online resource for entrepreneurs. The agreement cements the excellent relations between Malta Enterprise and MEA as a key social partner.   ME and…

Roof structure lifted on new SR Technics facility

The roof structure was lifted on the new facility being built by aviation maintenance company SR Technics with an investment of €40 million, which project is expected to create 520 jobs. Spread over 20,000sqm, the new facility includes workshop space and hangars that can accommodate up to one wide-body aircraft and three narrow-body aircraft or…