Materials

BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT IN THE MIDDLE EAST: LEARN THE CULTURE AND BEHAVIOR / SUUNTANA LÄHI-ITÄ? TUNNE KULTTUURI JA ONNISTUT VARMASTI!

TIME AND VENUE: September 2018 (North Karelia Chamber of Commerce) and April 2018 (Joensuu Science Park)
Trainer : Päivi Käri-Zein, Espoo (Mc.S. International Business)

Thank you all for joining discussions and learning inspiring things about the Culture and behavior in the Middle East!

Download presentation:

Business Culture and Behaviour in the Middle East_Paivi Kari-Zein

    

     

 


NEW!  COUNTRY REPORT RELEASED

The current situation of the renewable energy in Jordan (pdf)

By Dr. Laith ALRahahleh, Project Coordinator


FUNDING POSSIBILITIES FOR EXPORT 25 JAN 2019 (JOENSUU)

Finnpartnership and ERDF funds for export (especially in developing markets), in cooperation with Joensuu EduPark.

Finnpartnership – liikekumppanuudella kohti parempaa maailmaa

Opas kehitysrahoittajien hankintoihin 2019 (Ulkoministeriö)

 


UN INTERNATIONAL PROCUREMENT SEMINAR, COPENHAGEN
12-13 NOVEMBER 2018

Selected materials:

Doing business with the United Nations

UN Global Marketplace

Trading Places with the UN

Further materials can be uploaded from the UNGM portal Knowledge Centre.

Success story of export with UN organisations: case Funzi (in Finnish)


PROSPECTS OF RENEWABLE ENERGY INVESTMENTS IN JORDAN

Finnish companies under renewable energy sector joined the “Prospects of Renewable Energy Investments in Jordan” -conference 9-10 October 2018 in Amman, Jordan

Learn more about their products and solutions: download a pdf-brochure

Conference programme

Side event: workshop at the Ministry of Higher Education and Research

 

 


 

Finpetra -project personnel Helena Puhakka-Tarvainen and Janita Ylitalo were interviewed by YLE broadcasting company on 3 September 2018 (journalist Tapio Laakkonen), listen the podcast (in Finnish): https://areena.yle.fi/1-4521770 


 

     

BUSINESS DELEGATION TRIP TO JORDAN, AMMAN

6-12 May 2018
Read more about the companies: Finnish business delegation catalogue May 2018 Amman


 


 

     

CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES OF SYRIAN REFUGEE CRISIS
2 March 2018, Helsinki

Agenda and materials of the day:

Agenda
The impacts of Syrian crisis on the Jordanian economy_Laith ALRahlahleh
Finnish initiatives related to Syrian Crisis_Jussi Nummelin
Finnish Church Aid (FDA)_Ville Wacklin
Partnering with UNDP Syria_Funzi mobile learning_Tero Salonen, Tomi Saalasti
FINPETRA project instroduction and upcoming events_ Helena Puhakka-Tarvainen, Janita Ylitalo
Business Finland – Developing Markets program_Jyrki Härkki


 

YK-KILPAILUTUKSET YRITYSTEN MAHDOLLISUUTENA 23.1.2018 JOENSUU

*Terhi Rasmussen, Business Finland: YK-hankintojen mahdollisuudet
YK hankinnat – TR – kevat 2018 (pdf)
Video

*Laith ALRahlahleh: Business opportunities in Jordan
Laith presentation 23.1.2018 (pdf)
Video

*Vesa Damski: ReHome – kalusteita hätämajoitustilanteisiin
Video

*Jarkko Peiponen, Josek Oy: Hankinta-asiamies apuna julkisissa hankinnoissa
JOSEK hankinta-asiamies (pdf)

 

 


TRAVEL REPORTS

FINPETRA project team visited Jordan in November 2017. Here is a short summary from that very interesting week:

FINPETRA November 2017 site visit report web

     

 


GENERAL INFORMATION

“Renewable Energy Prospects (in Jordan): Challenges and Opportunities”

Laith ALRahlahleh presentation 22 11 2017


“FINPETRA, linking the North Karelia with Middle East – towards low-carbon future”

FINPETRA introduction 27 11 2017


Handbook for Cleantech companies for international growth (in Finnish)



ARTICLES AND PUBLICATIONS

Pakolaisia, järjestöjä, yliopistokumppaneita ja rahoittajia tapaamassa Jordaniassa (Business Finland Developing Markets -blogi kesäkuu 2018, Elina Warsta)

Finnish Business Delegation sees ‘fruitful cooperation opportunities’ with Jordan (The Jordan Times, 13 May 2018)


Karelia.fi newsletter 2/2018 (pages 22-25, in Finnish)

Karelia.fi newsletter, International Edition 2018


Suomalaisia yrityksiä kaivataan mukaan YK.kilpailutuksiin (Karjalainen 19.1.2018)


Article in European Regional Development Fund –newsletter on 30 November 2017 (Rakennerahastot.fi, in Finnish language)