Wednesday, 12 May 2010
Useful Links for Finland
The website of the Nordic Council.
SOLVIT - Overcoming Trade Barriers
If you are facing trade barriers caused by the misapplication of EU law, or resulting from national regulation or practices that go against the spirit of the Single Market then BIS' EU Market Access Team might be able to help.
Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Europe
COBCOE is a not for profit umbrella organisation working closely with its British bilateral member chambers in Europe to advance international trade and business with the United Kingdom.
Contact Finland is an online guide to Finnish business services, organisations and authorities provided in English by the Central Chamber of Commerce of Finland.
Statistics Finland provides a range of economic and social statistical information. Available in English.
Finland Yellow Pages - Keltaiset Sivut
Finnish Business directory available in Finnish and English
Invest in Finland Bureau
Funded by the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Invest in Finland assists companies to locate in Finland and also serves companies that have already established a presence there.
Formin Finland - Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland
Under the heading under Development Policy in English version, the site includes details of Finnish projects in developing countries, including tenders. Also provides information on foreign policy, including trade.
British Embassy Helsinki
The Trade and Investment Section of the Embassy provides assistance to UK companies in developing trade and investment links with the Finnish market. The organisation can also help Finnish companies in locating sources of supply in the UK and to further their consideration of the UK as a destination for overseas investment.
Finnfacts is an independent media service unit that operates as an interface between foreign media and Finnish industry and business.
Confederation of Finnish Industries EK
EK is the leading business organisation in Finland. This site provides information about employment, the economy and trade. Available in English.
Scandinavia Now Online
Scandinavia Now Online is an online news service for all the Nordic states.
The Finnish Government’s portal to the country’s public sector organisations. Includes access to a wide range of information about Finland, including: politics, business in Finland and foreign policy. Available in English.
Finpro is a trade promotion organisation that helps Finnish companies to globalise. Provides Finnish exporters directory. Available in Finnish and English.
Subject guide for all the Nordic countries. The topics include business and economy, news and media, education and general information.
SIMAP Gateway to European public procurement provides access to most important information about public procurement in Europe.
The Virtual Community of World Conference of Trade Promotion Organisations (TPOs) lists the members of the European Trade Promotion Organisation (ETPO), together with their websites.
Europa is the Gateway to the European Union portal, which provides news and information on all aspects of the EU.