Bragging isn’t in our nature, but if it was, there would be a lot to brag about. Our pure and beautiful natural environment and our changing seasons are as amazing to visitors as to Finns.
Finland – a film friendly country offering 25% tax incentive for filming, low bureaucracy, expert local crews and easily accessible locations.
Finnish literature’s strengths lie in its diversity and multivocal approach.
Finland’s contemporary art scene embraces everything from experimental artist-run initiatives and commercial galleries to flagship art institutions. There are over 3,000 professional visual artists, more than 55 art museums and numerous galleries packed into this northern country. Also, there are …
Thousands of bands, dozens of symphony orchestras and a music loving audience ensure that music is appreciated all over the country and that musical innovations flourish.
Our high standards of education, along with a tradition of architecture competitions ensures that professional know-how is passed on to the next generation.
Modern Finnish fashion was born during the heyday of Finnish design and architecture in the 1950s. Like Finnish design, Finnish fashion was practical, pared down and intended for everyday use rather than merely special occasions.
To Finns, design is a way of tackling complex problems. The uses and applications of design have expanded and it now plays an increasingly important role in generating results. Design is a key, strategic element in the activities of the most successful Finnish companies.
The success of Finland as a country is to a great extent linked with improvements in the status of women and gender equality. As provided for in the Constitution the Finnish society is committed to gender equality.
Finnish food is currently enjoying a renaissance as chefs combine old traditions with new culinary ideas from around the world.
The Finnish people highly value education. In Finland, the teaching profession is highly respected and most people consider the comprehensive school as one of the most noteworthy factors in Finnish history.
The scope, accessibility and quality of health care services have been developed systematically over the last decades.