Creative and cultural businesses

The creative and cultural businesses are of growing importance for the economy.

The possibilities of earning money from culture have become better with the development of the ”experience economy”. Funds and enterprises want to brand themselves with culture. Creative, artistic competences can be made use of in the enterprises and help to increase their earnings through design, aesthetics, enhancing creative and innovative processes etc.

At the same time the Ministry of Culture is to contribute to developing the business potential in cultural life. Cultural businesses such as games, film, music, design etc. are independent growth factors which must be given the very best possibilities for growth and development for the benefit of the country as a whole.