From Digital Realm to Physical Terrain,
From Digital Realm to Physical Terrain, Estonia Keeps Wary Eye on RussiaThe Washington DiplomatOn Feb. 24, 2018, the Republic of Estonia will celebrate its 100th anniversary of independence from the Russian Empire. Yet for more than half that time, this tiny Baltic nation about twice the size of New Jersey wasn't independent at all. Occupied by ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 12:48 pm
MEPs call on Estonia to work toward EU-wide
ERR NewsMEPs call on Estonia to work toward EU-wide Magnitsky List ...ERR News21 MEPs on Wednesday addressed Estonia as the current presidency of the Council of the EU, calling on Estonia to work toward the EU making a decision to ...After Canada, it is time for the EU's Magnitsky Act - AEIAmerican Enterprise Instituteall 2 news articles »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 10:39 am
Swedbank CEO: Economic inequality in Estonia
ERR NewsSwedbank CEO: Economic inequality in Estonia bigger than ever ...ERR NewsAlthough the Estonian economy is doing better than ever before, economic inequality in society is also greater than it has ever been, Swedbank Eesti CEO ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 8:41 am
NIHD: Estonia's alcohol consumption per
ERR NewsNIHD: Estonia's alcohol consumption per adult continues to drop in 2016ERR NewsAccording to the survey, almost three in four residents of Estonia are in favor of a ban on alcohol advertising on the streets, and more than half of respondents were in favor of banning ads for strong and low-alcohol beverages alike on the radio ...
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 7:59 am
Estonia's business environment ranked 12th
ERR NewsEstonia's business environment ranked 12th in world by World Bank ...ERR NewsEstonia retaind its position as 12th among 190 countries in the latest edition of the World Bank's Doing Business rankings published on Tuesday.and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 5:37 am
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