Estonia

4 October 2018
Estonian Dirty Money Scandal Balloons Premium

More than a trillion dollars flowed into and out of the Baltic country over an eight-year period.

 
19 September 2018
Danish Bank Chief Resigns as Estonian ‘Laundromat’ Scandal Grows Premium

Bank says it knew of suspiciously large transactions involving Russian clients of its Estonian operation.

 
5 July 2018
Another Huge Banking Scandal Hits Baltics Premium

A major Danish bank’s operations in Estonia are facing allegations of laundering as much as $8.3 billion.

 
5 June 2018
Warsaw Wants Permanent U.S. Base: Reports Premium

A large NATO exercise kicked off in Poland and the Baltics Sunday amid speculation about beefed-up American presence.

 
25 May 2018
Estonia, Russia Exchange Tough Talk on Border Treaty Premium

Russia will not ratify the treaty until Estonian leaders stop their “Russophobic rhetoric,” Russia’s embassy in Tallinn fumes.

 
3 April 2018
Free Genetic Testing Offered to 100,000 Estonians Premium

The Baltic country aims to develop personalized medical reports available to healthcare practitioners through national online portal.

 
21 February 2018
Estonia Will Set Up Data Embassy in Luxembourg Premium

World’s first data embassy will increase the security of data coming from the technologically advanced Baltic nation. 

 
17 January 2018
Estonia Does Battle With Demographic Crisis Premium

Policies put in place at the time of its 2004 EU accession might explain Tallinn’s success in avoiding large population drop-offs similar to those faced by its fellow Baltic neighbors.

 
14 December 2017
Estonian Taxi App Spreads Its Wings Premium

After a slow start, the ride-hailing service Taxify is taking on Uber in 20 countries.

 
12 December 2017
Russia Jails Estonian for Espionage Premium

Estonia has accused or convicted a half-dozen people of spying for Russia since 2015, and now Moscow follows suit.

 

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