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Government endorses Estonia's financial report for 2016 - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN – The government has approved the financial report of the Estonian state for 2016, which offers an overview of the achievement of ......

- The Baltic Times - US

Estonian basketball team advances to qualifying round of FIBA world cup - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - The Estonian national basketball team ensured a place in the qualifiers of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 by defeating the Macedon......

- The Baltic Times - US

University of Tartu climbs 100 places on Academic Ranking of World Universities - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - The University of Tartu, which found itself on the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities , or the Shanghai Ranking,......

- The Baltic Times - US

Ratas: Turkey staying on European course is important to Estonia - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - Turkey is Estonia's important strategic partner and Estonia as well as the rest of the European Union want Turkey to stay on cours......

- The Baltic Times - US

Saab training systems for Estonian Army.

The Estonian Army has ordered additional BT46 gunnery and combat training simulators from Saab for delivery next year.

- UPI - US

Russia to present Zapad exercise to military attaches at separate event - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - Estonia has received no invitation from Russia to observe the Zapad large scale military exercise to be held by Russia and Belarus in ......

- The Baltic Times - US

UEFA Super Cup final to be played in Tallinn Aug 15 next year - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - The 2018 UEFA Super Cup will be played on Aug. 15, 2018 at Tallinn'sLillekula Arena, marking the first time ever that a seni......

- The Baltic Times - US

Estonian Olympic Committee not to reward Oiglane for 4th place in World Championships - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - The Estonian Olympic Committee will not give a monetary award to Janek Oiglane for fourth place in decathlon at the World Athletics Ch......

- The Baltic Times - US

Estonia is ramping up its efforts to woo British entrepreneurs after Brexit.

The small but innovative eastern European country of Estonia is planning on ramping up its efforts to woo British entrepreneurs after Brexit. More than 800 people from the UK have applied to become e-residents of Estonia since the country voted for Brexit, fresh figures seen exclusively by City A.M. reveal. And that figure ...

- City AM - UK

Estonian Foreign Minister sends condolences to Sierra Leone counterpart - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser on Tuesday expressed his sympathies to the foreign minister of Sierra Leone, Samura Kamara, over......

- The Baltic Times - US

Estonian Prime Minister to make working visit to Turkey - The Baltic Times.

TALLINN - Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas is about to start a two-day working visit to Turkey on Tuesday.The Eston......

- The Baltic Times - US

Tarja Halonen: No need for Estonia to panically fear Russia - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - There is no reason for Estonia to panically fear Russia, Tarja Halonen, president of Finland from 2000-2012, told Eesti Paevaleht dail......

- The Baltic Times - US

Eurozone industrial production slips

Euro-area industrial production fell by 0.6% in June and by 0.5% in the EU28 compared to May, according to flash estimates from Eurostat. Compared with June 2016, industrial production has however grown 2.6% in the euro area and 2.9% in the EU28. The highest increases in industrial production this June were registered in ...

- EU Observer - EU

Watch Air Force A-10s practice takeoffs and landings on a highway in Estonia

US Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan Conroy A-10 Thunderbolts from the Maryland Air National Guard's 104th Fighter Squadron are in Estonia this month as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve. During an exercise on August 10, A-10s took off from Amari Air Base, but, rather than return to the tarmac there, they practiced ...

- Business Insider - US

Here's what we know about the reported 100,000 Russian troops going to NATO's borders

Vitaly V. Kuzmin via Wikimedia Commons The New York Times reported in late July that 60,000 to 100,000 Russian troops would be sent to Belarus and western Russia in September for the Zapad military exercises. And in May, the Washington Post cited US military estimates of 70,000 to 100,000 as taking part in the exercises. ...

- Business Insider - US

Watch Air Force A-10s practice takeoffs and landings on a highway in Estonia

US Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan Conroy A-10 Thunderbolts from the Maryland Air National Guard's 104th Fighter Squadron are in Estonia this month as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve. During an exercise on August 10, A-10s took off from Amari Air Base but, rather than return to the tarmac there, they practiced ...

- Business Insider - US

Estonia 'e-residency' offers Brexit Brits EU loophole

As British citizens brace for the upheaval that Brexit will bring, some are turning to Estonia's e-residency digital ID programme to keep doing business across the European Union.

- EurActive - UK

Estonia 'e-residency' offers Brits loophole for business in EU

Estonia 'e-residency' offers Brits loophole for business in EU...

- MENAFN - JO

Estonia 'e-residency' offers Brexit Brits EU loophole

As Brits brace for the upheaval that Brexit could bring, some are turning to Estonia's e-residency digital ID programme to keep doing business across the European Union.

- PhysOrg - NL

Pence Visits Latin America as Venezuela Crisis Grows

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence heads Sunday to Latin America for a week-long trip to meet with the leaders of Colombia, Argentina, Chile and Panama. Pence has in effect become a "roving ambassador" for the U.S. as the Trump administration has left many top diplomatic posts unfilled. Since April, Pence has visited South ...

- Voice of America - US

US VP Pence Embraces Role as Key Diplomat

Vice President Mike Pence heads to Colombia, Argentina, Chile and Panama on Sunday, meeting with foreign leaders in a role that is becoming familiar for an administration that has left many top diplomatic posts unfilled. Since April, Pence has visited South Korea, Japan, Indonesia and Australia, attended security meetings ...

- Voice of America - US

Agile approach: Estonia's defence sector development

Key Points The development of Estonia' s defence sector has been market driven A number of innovative and niche technology areas have emerged Although it is among the few NATO members meeting the alliance's expected spending benchmark of 2% of GDP, Estonia's limited defence

- Jane’s - US

University of Tartu library expected to be finished by January 2019 - The Baltic Times

TALLINN – Construction work of the library of theUniversity of Tartu will continue next week and the new deadline for finishing the ......

- The Baltic Times - US

Estonian Air Force to get two M-28 transport aircraft from US - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - Estonian Air Force is to get two transport aircraft M-28 as a present from the United States and the aircraft is to arrive in Estonia ......

- The Baltic Times - US

Group of Ukrainian season workers goes missing in Finland - media

Thirty-seven Ukrainian nationals and three citizens of Estonia, who had come to Finland as seasonal workers, to pick berries, have reportedly gone missing, the local news outlet Yle reported August 8.

- UNIAN - UA

US drills ground attack and special operations aircraft in non-NATO Finland and Baltic states

US forces including 10 A-10 Thunderbolt II 'Warthog' close air-support aircraft, an MC-130J Commando II, and some 270 personnel began a 16-day deployment to Ämari air force base and Jägala army base in Estonia on 4 August, the US European Command has announced. The A-10s will

- Jane’s - US

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