Estonia is a stable democracy with an economy that experienced rapid growth for much of the last decade, although it contracted sharply in the global recession. Tourist facilities in the capital, Tallinn, are comparable to those found in western European cities, but some amenities may be lacking in rural areas. In Tallinn, as well as in other locations frequented by tourists, many people can communicate in English.
Global Estonian Report: January 20-27
Between 165,000 and 200,000 Estonians are estimated to live outside the country right now, making around 15-20 percent of the total number of Estonians. With many communities being found worldwide, ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 20 Jan 2021 05:32:00 GMT
Tallinn City Center Expat chat: Melda from Turkey
Melda thinks that the quality of living in Estonia depends largely on whether you can find people close to you here. If for some reason this doesn't happen, you might feel quite lonely here. According ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jan 2021 08:12:00 GMT
Student, 15, shoots, kills teacher in Estonia
TALLINN, Estonia (AP) ? A 15-year-old student shot and killed his teacher during class Monday ... The paper said one picture included text in English that read: "Don't judge me cause I'm quiet.
Publ.Date : Wed, 17 Apr 2019 22:17:00 GMT
Information for applicants from Estonia
We are one of the largest colleges of the University of London and one of the few with fully integrated teaching, research and residential ... There are currently 11 students from Estonia studying at ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 15 Aug 2020 23:25:00 GMT
Educating children about sexual abuse through storytelling ? Estonia
We read to children to teach them about kindness and love ... And this is only the tip of the iceberg, as sexual violence frequently goes unreported. In Estonia, the Ministry of Justice and the ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 12 Sep 2020 07:25:00 GMT
Estonian prime minister quits over corruption probe
Estonian PM Juri Ratas has been in power since 2016 Estonia's prime minister, Juri Ratas, resigned Wednesday after his ruling Center Party came under investigation as part of a corruption probe.
Publ.Date : Wed, 13 Jan 2021 01:25:00 GMT
Quiet New Year gives breathing room after UK-EU Brexit split
People watch the first truck, from Estonia, entering the Eurotunnel terminal ... rolled off ferries and trains on both sides of the English Channel on Friday, a quiet New Year?s Day after ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 01 Jan 2021 02:34:00 GMT
Empowering parents by teaching positive parenting techniques ? Norway
?Parenting is probably one of the hardest jobs an adult will undertake,? notes Dr Carolyn Webster-Stratton, founder of The Incredible Years programme, ?but probably also the one for which the least ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 15 Jun 2020 00:26:00 GMT
DreamApply partners with African unis
Estonia-headquartered DreamApply has partnered with two higher ... Photo: Unsplash Viggo has previously worked in teaching in Germany and Turkey, until his change of career in 2017. Known as ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Jan 2021 01:34:00 GMT
Cassie Sharpe wins ski pipe, Liu Jiayu snowboard pipe at Copper?s Dew Tour
The competition was without heavy favorite in Estonian teen phenom Kelly Sildaru, who dropped out at the last minute to rest a bruised knee for Sunday afternoon?s women?s ski slopestyle competition.
Publ.Date : Sat, 08 Feb 2020 22:17:00 GMT