Networking is a key part of Raahe District Business Services' operations.

It allows us to provide client companies with the best possible expertise, easily and quickly, under the "one-stop shop" principle. Raahe District Business Services is also part of the national SEKES network. Raahe District Business Services has signed a business services agreement with key business advisory organizations in the region. The purpose of the agreement is to deepen cooperation among key business and economic service organizations.

For entrepreneurs, this means better and quicker service. When an entrepreneur contacts Business Services, he or she is directed to the best adviser, as needed.

The agreement comprehends, for example, EU project advice, tax advice, internationalization services, employer services, funding and training.

The following are parties to the joint service agreement:

Finnvera Oyj
Jokilaaksot Tax Office
Nouseva Rannikkoseutu Ry
Oulu University of Applied Sciences, School of Engineering
Northern Ostrobothnian ELY Centre
ProAgria Rural Advisory Centre
Vocational Adult Education Centre of Raahe
Oulu Chamber of Commerce
Raahe Region Authority for Vocational Education
Raahen Porvari- ja Kauppakoulu (commercial college)
Raahe District Development Center
Raahe District T&E office

Further information:


Pasi Pitkänen
Economic Development Director
tel. +358 40 135 6750
pasi.pitkanen(at)raahe.fi