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Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid said Friday his country would further develop ties with the United States under a new president.
tennis South Africa today announced their best possible Davis Cup squad, including the country's top world-ranked player, Raven Klaasen, to play Estonia in the upcoming Euro/Africa Group 2 tie at Irene Country Club, Tshwane. The tie, to be played from ...
Data sharing in healthcare is a topic I've touched on a number of times recently, with a recent paper from the European Commission highlighting some of the benefits, and challenges, of doing so, with a number of fascinating case studies from across Europe.
From medieval stone towers, to vegan restaurants, night clubs, and abandoned Soviet prisons, this fairytale country has limitless charm and adventure.
In India, the programme has been launched in partnership with The AntiAlias, a digital marketing agency. As per this, anyone in India can establish an Estonian company online within a day and administer it remotely. This would make it easier for ...
E-residency is a transnational digital identity available to anyone in the world interested in administering a location-independent business online.
Last year Estonia lost 10 mln euros in taxes as a result of low-alchol drinks being brought across the border, the Estonian Breweries Association said LETA/BNS. 170117_excise_tax.jpg. According to the association the share of Estonia's beer market was ...
Tallinn - A representative of Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on Estonia to mend a gap in its citizenship law that still bars adolescents between the ages of 16 and 18 and children born outside Estonia to stateless residents of Estonia from ...
Narva (Estonia) (AFP) - A machine guns rattles as pale and exhausted teams of Estonian weekend warriors struggle to climb a final obstacle: the wall of Narva Castle facing their country's powerful neighbour Russia.
Alari Teede and Meelis Vosu shared a breathtaking video of them ice-skating over an abandoned prison submerged in a frozen lake in northern Estonia. The video, shot on December 30, shows him gliding across the ice rink among dilapidated buildings.
Tallinn (Sputnik) - Mikser stressed that the entry into force of the border agreements, whose ratification he said the sides had agreed to ratify in parallel, would benefit both Estonia and Russia. "The Estonian parliament passed the treaties in first ...
In July 2016, NATO members agreed to the "biggest reinforcement since the Cold War," posting four multinational battalions to Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland. In November, Washington announced the deployment of nearly 6,000 troops, along with ...
The government of Estonia has approved a new defence co-operation agreement with the US designed to specify the legal status of US service members who spend time in Estonia, the country's Ministry of Defence announced on 13 January. The agreement ...
Estonia and Lithuania moved on January 17 to shore up military relations with the United States ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump.
The Republic of Estonia has today announced the launch of an E-residency programme in the country in partnership with 'The AntiAlias', a digital marketing agency.
Moscow, January 17. /TASS/. Russia is ready to return to the ratification of an agreement on the state border with Estonia but only in the context of constructive development of bilateral relations, and without stirring up confrontation, Foreign ...
As of January 2016, about 6.1 percent of Estonia's population of 1.3 million is stateless - 79,300 people. When Estonia gained independence in 1991, the government adopted strict citizenship policies that made nearly 40 percent of the population stateless.
According to the agreement, Estonia provides the US armed forces with unlimited access to the Amari airbase, Tapa military base, the central range of the Estonian Defence Forces, and other objects across the country. The US forces are allowed to build ...
Estonia's 14% income tax rate on the dividends of the so-called mature companies is to probably take effect in 2018 and the state is to calculate the income tax rate on the distributed profit of the previous three years, while a private persons have to ...
Estonian Minister of Health Jevgeni Ossinovski (Social Democrat) wants to lower amounts of alcohol that can be brought over EU's internal borders.
According to the initial estimates of Statistics Estonia, the population of Estonia as at 1 January 2017 was 1,317,800, which is 1,850 persons more than a year ago.
England's Toby Penty was one point away from becoming the first British male ever to win the Estonia International - and in the process, prove another point about GB Badminton's ability to compete with, and beat, the best on the international circuit.
Tallinn - The European Union Affairs Committee of the Estonian parliament concluded after a discussion of the current state of the EU's internal security on Friday that sharing information among member states would help reduce the threat of terrorism.
You can get two and maybe three cities with this airfare deal for little more than the cost of the $564 round-trip fare from LAX to Tallinn, Estonia, on Turkish airlines: Estonia's capital is directly south of Helsinki on the gulf of Finland, and an ...
Notwithstanding sound economic and institutional fundamentals, including one of the strongest public finances in Europe and a business friendly environment, Estonia's recent growth has been subdued. Labor productivity and external competitiveness have ...
Cargo handler ScanMarine has transported two over-dimensional conveyor systems from Estonia to the Netherlands as part of an upgrade project.
Mr Keit Kasemets will take up office as the new Head of the European Commission Representation in Estonia on 16 January 2017.
Jeremy Corbyn has clashed with his own defence spokeswoman after he again cast doubt on his support for NATO. Nia Griffith made clear she was "absolutely furious" after the Labour leader's spokesman questioned Britain sending 800 troops to Estonia as ...
The Estonian government plans to build a new electronic land registry in partnership with other countries to share the solution, its Ministry of Justice has told Govinsider.
Tallinn - The Estonian government on Thursday gave its nod to an agreement on defense cooperation between the United States and Estonia that would regulate the legal status of members of the U.S. armed forces staying in Estonia and authorized the ...
Tallinn (Sputnik) - US troops deployed at the military base located in the Estonian city of Tapa are training to fight in winter conditions, press service of the Headquarters of the Estonian Defense Forces said Wednesday. According to the press ...
Poland is the most-polluting country in the EU when it comes to producing power, a snapshot of latest data reveals. The real-time statistics, mapped by Tomorrow founder Olivier Corradi, show Germany and Estonia are among the bloc's dirtiest. Norway's ...
It's a story that is as unlikely as it is unusual: a Swede arriving in Estonia and developing an insatiable passion for Soviet-era nostalgia.
Tallinn, Jan. 9 (Xinhua) -- The unemployment rate increased by1.1 percentage point in Estonia in November 2016 year-on-year, thehighest in the European Union (EU), showed data released byEurostat, the EU's statistics agency, on Monday.
Estonia's exports and imports grew at faster pace in November from prior year, Statistics Estonia reported Tuesday.
Estonia is one of the three, fastest-growing money havens for the Australian dollar today. In 2010, wire transfers to the country were by the thousands.
President Aliyev hailed the very good mutual understanding between the two countries, as well as their support for each other in the political sphere, saying trade cooperation between Azerbaijan and Estonia is not as active as in these areas.
In the write up, filmer Priit Palumaa said, "Due to the global climate change, snowboarding in Estonia has become a pretty rare activity during the winter months.
It's been more than a year when in March the then employee and trustee of Nordea bank Hannes Veskimae stated that the gender pay gap in the Estonian financial sector was too large and that the trade union wants to enter into a collective agreement with ...
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on Monday received the credentials of newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to Azerbaijan Marin Mottus. President Aliyev also received the ...
Estonia's largest political party, which last year lost the prime minister's post it held for 11 years, has chosen a new leader.
Theresa may has confirmed the UK would come to the assistance of a NATO ally such as Estonia or Lithuania in the event it was invaded by Russia.
Estonia's largest political party, which last year lost the prime minister's post it held for 11 years, has chosen a new leader.
Among others, the Scottish government wll deploy an official in Estonia to provide expertise to the Estonian presidency including support around planning the December fisheries Council - the culmination of all the end of year negotiations on the ...
Tallinn, Estonia (AP) - Estonia's largest political party, which last year lost the prime minister's post it held for 11 years, has chosen a new leader.
In the first ten months of 2016 Latvia still trailed behind its neighbors Estonia and Lithuania by export and import volumes while Lithuania showed the largest trade deficit, according to the Latvian Central Statistical Bureau writes LETA.
NATO members are asked to spend 2 per cent of their GDP on defence, a figure which only the US, Greece, the UK, Estonia and Poland are currently meeting.
Calrec Audio has recruited Noretron Broadcast as its exclusive distributor in Finland and Estonia. The company will distribute Calrec's complete product line in the region, including the new compact Brio console.
Since 1990, Estonia has embarked on a relentless journey to become the world's most digitally advanced country. And it has succeeded.
The Scottish government will provide support to Estonia when the eastern European state hosts this year's EU fisheries negotiations.






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