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Estonian Import and Export Figures Exceed Expectations

Estonian Import and Export Figures Exceed Expectations

Estonia import and export trade figures have soared over 60% this year compared to 2010 April figures according to Statistics Estonia. Statistics show that exports have grown by 60% and imports by 68%; the figures translate to 1.1 billion Euros in exports and 1.2 billion Euros in imports. Estonia’s largest export for year ending...

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Estonia Joins the Race for Electric Car Production

Estonia Joins the Race for Electric Car Production

Earlier this year Estonia invested in 500 hundred electric cars and charging equipment, simultaneously some of Estonia’s main petrol station chains committed to installing charging points. Those charging points are now being put to the test as the ‘Tallinn – Monte Carlo Electric Race 2011’ started today in Tallinn, Estonia. The cars will be...

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IT Specialists Estonia Needs You!

IT Specialists Estonia Needs You!

A recent study by the Estonian Information and Telecommunication Association (ITL) demonstrates that Estonia is suffering from a lack of IT specialists. ITL estimated that some 6,500 more IT graduates will be required over the next three years. Last week on 16th May 2011 Estonian company, Webmedia Group acquired Finnish company, CCC Corporation Oy...

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Swedbank Considering Listing on Tallinn Stock Exchange

Swedbank Considering Listing on Tallinn Stock Exchange

Leading banking group, Swedbank are currently holding discussions with Nasdaq QMX Group who operate the Nordic/Baltic stock exchange, to consider listing Swedbank on the Tallinn Stock Exchange. Swedbank is a leading bank in Sweden, Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, who are able to provide financial services to corporate organisations well as private individuals. Swedbank’s current...

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Latvian Cosmetic Company Dzintars to Open Worldwide

Latvian Cosmetic Company Dzintars to Open Worldwide

Latvian cosmetic company, Dzintars, plans to open more shops abroad via the franchise system. Recently Dzintars 13th franchise shop in Russia was opened in Izhevsk. There are 49 Dzintars shops in Latvia, 13 in Russia, 2 in Estonia, 1 in Georgia and 1 in Ukraine. The company is reported to have turned over LVL...

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Baltic Sea Power Cable NordBalt on Target for Completion by 2015

Baltic Sea Power Cable NordBalt on Target for Completion by 2015

Prime Ministers Andrius Kubilius of Lithuania and Fredrik Reinfeldt of Sweden met in Vilnius, Lithuania on Tuesday 15th March 2011 to discus energy issues. High on their agenda was the NordBalt energy link, a high-voltage electricity direct current cable laid under the Baltic Sea connecting Sweden and Lithuania.   The Prime Ministers used the...

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