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News Estonia » History: Militarily, Baltic region is stable; but in terms of information war, it’s not, Latvian expert says

News channel or source: https://www.stopfake.org/en/militarily-baltic-region-is-stable-but-in-terms-of-information-war-it-s-not-latvian-expert-says/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

But at the same time, the Latvian analyst says, there are important differences in Moscow’s approaches to Estonia and Latvia, reflecting differences that arise from geography and history and from Moscow’s very different approach to Latvia during the ...

News Estonia » History: Lessons From The Most Digitally Advanced Country In The World

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/peterhigh/2018/01/15/lessons-from-the-most-digitally-advanced-country-in-the-world/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Estonia is, perhaps, the most digitally advanced society in the world. This Baltic region country with less than 1.5 million citizens has been occupied frequently through its history, including by the Soviet Union between 1944 and 1991. In the aftermath of ...

News Estonia » History: Estonia: Head of Delegation Mart Normet to step down after Lisbon 2018

News channel or source: http://esctoday.com/157236/estonia-head-delegation-mart-normet-step-lisbon-2018/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Estonia saw three top ten finishes with Mart Normet as their ... Ellie has also written an A* academic dissertation on the cultural history of Eurovision.

News Estonia » History: Campaigners in Estonia warn of new threats to its unique forests

News channel or source: https://theecologist.org/2018/jan/22/campaigners-estonia-warn-new-threats-its-unique-forests
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

There are a lot of trees in Estonia. And not just any trees. The side of the motorway is lined with dense clusters of pine and spruce as we head towards Lahemaa National Park. In an odd quirk of history, the Lahemaa National Park wasn’t with the ...

News Estonia » History: Blue Awakening: The next generation of Estonian nationalists

News channel or source: https://news.err.ee/654174/blue-awakening-the-next-generation-of-estonian-nationalists
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

They were poetic and individualistic. It was evident that Estonia’s rich history, including strong resilience in the face of occupation, has shaped the character of the country and has further contributed to the uniqueness of Estonia. This is also ...

News Estonia » History: Vermont Bill Aims to Draw in Blockchain Business and Study Remote Citizenship

News channel or source: http://www.govtech.com/computing/Vermont-Bill-Aims-to-Draw-in-Blockchain-Business-and-Study-Remote-Citizenship.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

“We have a history of passing innovative laws for business,” Sen ... both admit that they were a little more than inspired by the Estonia model. “While our state may not have Silicon Valley or Wall Street, it is already a moderate tech hub ...

News Estonia » History: Construction Workers Discover World War II–Era German Burial Ground in Estonia

News channel or source: http://mentalfloss.com/article/524608/construction-workers-discover-world-war-ii-era-german-burial-ground-estonia
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Decades later, in 1995, Estonia and Germany signed an agreement that allowed ... continuing their past work nailing down how smallpox spread and evolved over human history. But when they used molecular analysis to study the mummy’s skin and bones ...

News Estonia » History: Education workers from Ukraine to tap into Estonia's experience

News channel or source: https://www.baltictimes.com/education_workers_from_ukraine_to_tap_into_estonia_s_experience/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

and the support system available in Estonia's educational institutions. In addition the teachers from Ukraine will visit a history class at Kadriorg German Gymnasium, look at digital teaching at Pelgulinn Gymnasium and visit the Sikupilli and Arbu ...

News Estonia » History: Songs of Freedom – An Irishman’s Diary about the remarkable singing tradition behind Estonia’s centenary of independence

News channel or source: https://www.irishtimes.com/opinion/songs-of-freedom-an-irishman-s-diary-about-the-remarkable-singing-tradition-behind-estonia-s-centenary-of-independence-1.3351148
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

This is where any parallels between Ireland and Estonia end, although events of the 1980s in the latter country also remind me of GK Chesterton’s verse about an earlier period of Irish history, viz: “The great Gaels of Ireland/Are the men that God made ...

News Estonia » History: Tech firm TranferWise moves to Ybor City, illustrating a new chapter in Tampa’s business history

News channel or source: http://www.tbo.com/news/business/Tech-firm-TranferWise-moves-to-Ybor-City-illustrating-a-new-chapter-in-Tampa-s-business-history_164562177
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

TAMPA — You could sketch an economic history of the city of Tampa — and maybe get a ... is in a former warehouse known as the Tea Building. Its office in Tallinn, Estonia, where Käärmann is from, started in an old textile factory.