Finnair. Many focus so much on looking up, they miss what’s going on right under their nose in this surprisingly lively Arctic city.
Baltic Outlook. The Scandinavian country topped the European Commission’s wellbeing and happiness index for an astonishing 40 years in a row.
Life in Norway. The warnings didn’t stop Norwegians taking to the streets and enjoying the many festivals held around the country.
SCAN Magazine. Nowhere as small has come close to hosting the world’s biggest sporting event since then, so it’s understandable that the memories of 1994 loom large.
BUSINESS & TECH ARTICLES
Arctic Startup. Perhaps most intriguing for Scandinavians will be the two sessions from Danish giant LEGO on their “open innovation” strategy.
Technoport. Trondheim-based assisted stair-climbing technology company Assistep were the big winners, raising almost 600,000 kroner.
Arctic Startup. Anyone can submit a project idea and those that reach 10,000 votes will be reviewed by LEGO and potentially produced.
Technoport. A truly international currency presents problems for taxation and regulation that has Governments all over the world scratching around for a solution.
SCAN Magazine. Coworking brings together young entrepreneurs, freelancers, investors, and people who want to make things happen in a collaborative environment.
Arctic Startup. In a move reminiscent of the Moods of Norway clothing stores, 1724 brings the outside in.
Technoport. Can you imagine a world where Apple and Samsung aren’t wasting billions suing each other, and instead making great, affordable phones?
Arctic Startup. Norwegian veterans get a shot at business. This is your new mission and you will have to bootstrap.