|---> City of Helsinki
What was Finland's capital city like 100 years ago? What is
it like now? And what about the future? Take a look at the Urban Facts page. Check
as well - or the whole Helsinki
Take a 3D-walk in the heart of the city.
Music, theatre, art, performances... The year of culture
2000 will be seen and felt in everyday lives of the people in Helsinki.
---> "The Future is
"Finland has a national knack for mobile
communications and information technology - and a vision for combining the two",
wrote Newsweek in May 1999...
... and in September 1999, Wired magazine featured the
wireless Finland: "In Finland, the 21st century is in beta: It's a call-anytime,
roam-anywhere, use-any-protocol kännykkä world." (kännykkä = the Finnish word most commonly used for a mobile phone.)
---> Weather in November
See what weather is like in Finland in November in
general and today. Or go ahead and take a look at the
current situation in Helsinki for yourself!
"A lot of people think, and they may be right, that
Government sites on the Internet are often dry and predictable, offering too many
speeches, policy statements and press releases
" Try Virtual Finland for a new kind of an experience. On
the site, you may also read today´s news.
Visit the venue of IST 99!