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News Estonia » Places: Forest watchdog calls for protection of Estonia’s pagan heritage

News channel or source: http://www.climatechangenews.com/2018/01/23/forest-watchdog-calls-protection-estonias-pagan-heritage/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Folklore has it that vandals of sacred places suffer terrible fates. But Liis just told her children that the loggers “must have not known about the sites, or they were greedy and only wanted the money, and that nothing is sacred anymore.” Estonia’s ...

News Estonia » Places: Record number of Finns vote in Estonia

News channel or source: https://news.err.ee/655649/record-number-of-finns-vote-in-estonia
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

A total of 723 Finnish citizens living in Estonia cast their vote in the first round of voting ... The first round of the presidential election is to take place on Jan. 28. In case the president is not elected in that round, a second round will be held ...

News Estonia » Places: Record number of Finns cast vote in Estonia in preliminary round of presidential election

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/legislation/?doc=137002
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The preliminary voting ended on Saturday in Estonia. In Finland more than 110,000 people or ... higher than six years ago when the previous presidential election took place. Then the share of voters who had cast their vote by Sunday evening totaled 20% ...

News Estonia » Places: 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

Kotka: Estonia received a lot of press coverage last year for our e-Residency program, which is just one of the ideas that we created. I am very proud of the real-time economy and the no-legacy policy what we put in place. All the architecture in Estonia ...

News Estonia » Places: Estonia's police authority to showcase drones purchased for guarding eastern border

News channel or source: https://www.baltictimes.com/estonia_s_police_authority_to_showcase_drones_purchased_for_guarding_eastern_border/
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Raivo Kuut, deputy secretary general for public order and migration policy at the Estonian Interior Ministry, said that the drones are part of the whole border construction project in order to ensure that the external border of Estonia, Europe and NATO is ...

News Estonia » Places: Baltimore makes the New York Times' list of 52 places to visit in 2018

News channel or source: http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/baltimore-insider-blog/bs-fe-visit-20180111-story.html
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Baltimore has earned a place on the New York Times’ list of “52 Places to ... Other suggested visitations include Estonia (“Marking a big birthday with a creative new national spirit”), Africa’s Sao Tome and Principe (“Underrated gem gets ...

News Estonia » Places: 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

The bill specifically asks state officials to examine Estonia's e-residency program ... “We have been busy putting the enabling legislation in place to build fluency” in financial technology. It's a rural state — with a population of about 600,000 ...

News Estonia » Places: The 52 most incredible places to visit in 2018

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/best-travel-destinations-in-2018-2018-1
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

2018 marks the 100th anniversary of Estonia's founding. The newly opened Estonian National Museum is a great place to start before exploring the country's budget-friendly capital Tallinn. China's Gansu province has much to offer, including the gorgeous ...

News Estonia » Places: Theater security package deploys to Estonia

News channel or source: https://www.dvidshub.net/news/262067/theater-security-package-deploys-estonia
Publication date: uesday 09 January 2018

Before the F-16s could fly out of Estonia, there was a lot of planning and preparation that had to take place. “We’ve been planning with the Estonian Air Force for several months to ensure seamless flying operations,” said Lt. Col. Brian Hoose ...

News Estonia » Places: Places and people

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/style-book/places-and-people/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

In place names mere means lake ... the Baltic states (not republics), Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, all now in Nato and the EU; autonomous republic: Tatarstan (not Tataria); Yakutia; Bashkiria; Chechnya; Ingushetia; Nagorno Karabakh (no hyphen); but ...