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Posted on 22 February 2018 | 6:01 am
Inside The Cities In Germany and Estonia
HuffPostInside The Cities In Germany and Estonia Offering Free Public Transport To ResidentsHuffPostThe university city of Tübingen, in southwest Germany, is testing free public transportation for all residents. Two weeks ago, the city began a two-year pilot project using its own funds to provide free rides on Saturdays. For seven years, local ...
Posted on 22 February 2018 | 5:13 am
Vilnius to be lit up in Estonia's national
Vilnius to be lit up in Estonia's national colors on Feb. 24ERR NewsSeveral icons across the city will be lit up in Estonia's national colors on Saturday evening, including the Hill of Three Crosses, several bridges and the belfry in Cathedral Square, the tourism promotion agency of Vilnius City Government said. That ...and more »
Posted on 22 February 2018 | 4:30 am
Beyond the digital drivel: Long-term expats
ERR NewsBeyond the digital drivel: Long-term expats sound off about life in EstoniaERR NewsWednesday's episode of ETV talk show "Suud puhtaks" (roughly "Speak Your Mind" in English) was an exception to the rule in that, beyond host Urmas Vaino, it didn't feature a single Estonian. All the studio guests were foreigners. They were invited to ...and more »
Posted on 22 February 2018 | 2:09 am
Estonia moves up in international corruption
ERR NewsEstonia moves up in international corruption perception indexERR NewsAmong the European Union's 28 member states Estonia ranks 11th. Lithuania scored 59 points and Latvia 58, which translates into 38th and 40th place, respectively. Finland managed to defend its traditional place in the top three, on par with Switzerland ...Corruption Perceptions Index 2017Transparency Internationalall 208 news articles »
Posted on 21 February 2018 | 11:09 pm
Estonia plans to build fence on its border
TALLINN, Estonia, Aug. 28 (UPI) --Estonia said it plans to build a fence along its eastern border with Russia to protect against perceived border violations. The plan is expected to cost 71 million Euro ($80 million dollars) with construction beginning in ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:24 am
More precise data makes tiny Estonia grow by
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Tiny Estonia just got a little bit bigger. Modern technology has made Estonia grow by 112 square kilometers (44 square miles) by including 834 islands that were not accounted for in earlier surveys. Hanno Kuus of Estonia's ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:18 am
Estonia steps up surveillance along border
COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Estonia is planning to cover a 136-kilometer (84-mile) stretch of land along its border with Russia with state-of-art technology to combat illegal border-crossing and illicit traffic. The Border Police said Friday the surveillance ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:18 pm
More Pigs Destroyed After ASF Outbreaks in
ESTONIA - There have been another 16 outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) in Estonia, affecting both pigs and wild boar. There were 17 cases in wild boar, and all of these animals died. There were two deaths in pigs on one farm and one backyard holding.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:07 pm
Vacationers dive into flooded ruins of
COURTESY: RT's RUPTLY video agency, NO RE-UPLOAD, NO REUSE - FOR LICENSING, PLEASE, CONTACT http://ruptly.tv A drone from Ruptly, RT’s video agency, has caught footage of an abandoned Soviet prison located in Rummu in northern Estonia. After Estonia ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:03 am