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Transnet has secured a R915-million loan from Finnish export credit agency Finnvera to buy equipment for the ports of Durban, Ngqura and Cape Town as part of the state company's five-year, R80-billion capital expenditure programme.
As an 18-year-old, Pertti Alaja made his debut for Finland’s biggest club, HJK Helsinski, going on to be a colossus in the Finnish national team for over a decade. Today he is tournament director for the 2010 Fifa World Cup.
South Africa and Finland are to co-operate on a 4-million programme to strengthen innovation in the country.
The governments of Finland and South Africa have each committed R44.5-million to a four-year programme to develop small business in SA, with a Finnish expert advising the Small Enterprise Development Agency for two years.