HELSINKI-INFO is an information bulletin published by the City of Helsinki on the Internet and in print six times a year. Helsinki-info publishes the English Supplement on the net, the last one is viewable as
• HTML 5.
Furthermore, a facsimile version of the the new printed bulletin is viewable on these web pages as
• digital form.
• pdf (8,9 Mb).
Information on the City’s actualities is available at the City of Helsinki link beside.
The next Helsinki-info and the English Supplement will be published on 7.4.2014 on the Internet and the printed version will be distributed to Helsinki households on week 15/2014.
Exotic environment for film productions
Travel is one motivation for the City of Helsinki to attract international film productions to Helsinki and so make Helsinki better known abroad.
Business Counsellor Taina Seitsara says that Helsinki provides an exotic and functional environment for film productions, but the city’s potential is not yet known internationally. English Supplement presents the City of Helsinki’s efforts to assist film productions Helsinki – international and domestic alike.
“There is a great need here for a one-stop service for the film business,” says Seitsara.
Last spring saw the launch of a new project named Commission Helsinki to serve film productions with extensive know-how ranging from production processes to dealings with the authorities.
More information on The English Supplement.
“The travel sector employs 32,000 people in the Helsinki metropolitan area – 8 percent of the entire area workforce,” says CEO of Helsinki Marketing Tuulikki Becker.
Helsinki has been rated the world’s most liveable city and described as trendy, modern and relaxed.
The edition also introduces Bashiru Yussif, who hails from Ghana. He is happy in Helsinki and in his job but still looks for a home of his own.