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Posted on 24 July 2018 | 3:37 am
Estonia Created a Thriving Contemporary Art
artnet NewsEstonia Created a Thriving Contemporary Art Scene From Nothing. Here's How It Happenedartnet NewsThe sun never really sets during peak summer in Estonia's capital—it just grazes the horizon line before rising again. Even during the dead of night, the streets are bustling and shops are open. Home to almost half of Estonia's population of 1.3 ...
Posted on 24 July 2018 | 12:48 am
Estonia answers Plato: e-democracy! -
Estonian World (press release) (blog)Estonia answers Plato: e-democracy!Estonian World (press release) (blog)In 380 BCE, Plato, transfixed with horror over the instability of democracy, proposed the “philosopher kings” as an antidote; Estonia has dispensed with all that and is taking us toward a new horizon in the sphere of government, Gilbert Morris writes.
Posted on 23 July 2018 | 8:19 pm
International Church Plant Spurs Growth in
Adventist ReviewInternational Church Plant Spurs Growth in EstoniaAdventist ReviewEstonia is one of the Baltic states, with an Adventist Church membership of just 1,460 in a population of 1.3 million. One reason for a decline in membership has been significant, continuing emigration since the 1990s, shrinking the population of this ...
Posted on 23 July 2018 | 4:46 pm
Estonia's Interior Ministry seeking to
ERR NewsEstonia's Interior Ministry seeking to introduce digital nomad visaERR NewsThe digital nomad visa would allow people whose work is web-based and not location-dependent to work in Estonia, the ministry said on Monday. "For instance, a digital nomad could be a person who works for a US company as a programmer while located ...
Posted on 23 July 2018 | 6:27 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