24 April 2019
Uber Rival Rebrands, Expands to New Markets in Europe and Africa Premium

Estonian start-up Bolt, formerly known as Taxify, has been winning the battle of attrition with other ride-sharing apps.

26 March 2019
Press Enter if Guilty Premium

Famous as the incubator of tech startups like Skype, Estonia now wants to employ AI judges.

12 March 2019
Estonian Far-Right Party in Talks to Join Government Premium

EKRE’s strong performance in recent elections reflects public frustration with mainstream parties.

6 March 2019
Far-Right on the Rise in Estonia Premium

As predicted, the country’s anti-immigration party scored massive gains even as traditional parties still came out on top.

21 February 2019
Estonia Expels Danish Bank Accused of Money Laundering Premium
Estonia’s financial watchdog has ordered Danske Bank to close its operations in the country as allegations mount over a giant money laundering operation.
3 January 2019
Russia Prepares for Baltic Energy Exit Premium

The three Baltic states are moving forward with a plan to leave the Soviet-era energy grid.

11 December 2018
As the Baltic Warms, Fish Vanish Premium

Temperatures in the sea are rising at three times the average rate for the world’s oceans.

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.




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