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Bolt raises €50M in venture debt from the EU to expand its ride-hailing business

Bolt, the billion-dollar startup out of Estonia that’s building a ride-hailing, scooter and food delivery business across Europe and Africa, has picked up a tranche of funding in its bid to take on
What We Can Learn From a Tiny Baltic Country's Two-Decade Fentanyl Crisis

What We Can Learn From a Tiny Baltic Country's Two-Decade Fentanyl Crisis

A look at the opioid problem in Estonia suggests that in some parts of the U.S. and Canada, fentanyl is likely to replace heroin for good. The country's experience also offers a few workable

A Valiant Drag Machine For Estonian Roads

Over the span of many years, Toad Runner has been built up for cruising and having fun at the traffic lights in Tallinn, Estonia. Its owner, Mario ‘Berg’ Amberg, received the USDM Valiant as a gift
“No habrá ninguna ciberguerra. Habrá una guerra real con una faceta ciber”

“No habrá ninguna ciberguerra. Habrá una guerra real con una faceta ciber”

Esta diplomática estonia asesora a la OTAN y es la encargada de montar la política europea del ciberespacio
Estonia Apologizes After Minister Calls Finland’s Leader a ‘Sales Girl’

Estonia Apologizes After Minister Calls Finland’s Leader a ‘Sales Girl’

Mart Helme, the Estonian interior minister, insulted Prime Minister Sanna Marin and claimed that Finland was led by “Reds” bent on destroying the country.
Estonia Apologizes After Minister Calls Finland’s Leader a ‘Sales Girl’

Estonia Apologizes After Minister Calls Finland’s Leader a ‘Sales Girl’

Mart Helme, the Estonian interior minister, insulted Prime Minister Sanna Marin and claimed that Finland was led by “Reds” bent on destroying the country.
Estonian minister who mocked Finnish PM survives confidence vote

Estonian minister who mocked Finnish PM survives confidence vote

Mart Helme had said prime minister Sanna Marin was ‘a sales girl’ leading FinlandEstonia’s nationalist interior minister has narrowly survived a vote of confidence triggered by uproar in the Baltic
Un ministro estonio sobre la nueva líder finlandesa: “Hasta una dependienta puede ser ‘premier”

Un ministro estonio sobre la nueva líder finlandesa: “Hasta una dependienta puede ser ‘premier”

La presidenta del país báltico ha tenido que disculparse ante su homólogo finlandés
Estonian minister mocks Finland's 'sales girl' PM Sanna Marin

Estonian minister mocks Finland's 'sales girl' PM Sanna Marin

Estonian president apologises after Mart Helme questions Marin’s capabilityEstonia’s president has apologised after his country’s interior minister mocked Finland’s new prime minister – the world’s
Turkey agrees to back Nato plan for Baltic states and Poland

Turkey agrees to back Nato plan for Baltic states and Poland

Nato chief says Ankara has dropped opposition to plan as fractious London summit draws to closeTurkey has dropped its opposition to a plan to bolster the defences of Baltic states and Poland against
The best students in the world, charted

The best students in the world, charted

The results are in for the OECD's latest global test of 15-year-olds in math, science, and reading.
Turkey denies blackmailing Nato over Baltics defence plan

Turkey denies blackmailing Nato over Baltics defence plan

Turkish leader blocks Nato military plan, unless he gains support for fight against KurdsTurkey has rejected claims it is blackmailing Nato by blocking a military plan for the Baltics and Poland
Far-out Estonian animation from 1974

Far-out Estonian animation from 1974

Esteemed Estonian animator Rein Raamat created this groovy short, "Värvilind," in 1974. The music is by composer Rein Rannap who was also the founder of Estonian prog rock band Ruja. (via

Word of Mouth: Tallinn, Estonia’s Contemporary Art Institutions

Five world-class destinations pushing the limits of art curation Perhaps best known to tourists for its cobblestoned Old Town, Estonia’s capital city of Tallinn stretches well beyond those beloved

Low & Lawless: A Bippu-Style LS400 In Estonia

When authenticity rules all else though, it’s a price that many are willing to pay, and that includes the owner of this Lexus LS400. Pavel is a modest guy with arguably the best VIP-style car in all
Speeding drivers given choice of a time out instead of a fine

Speeding drivers given choice of a time out instead of a fine

Would being made to wait in a car park make you take your foot off the pedal?

‘Skype Mafia’ Backs A.I. Startup Automating Contract Negotiations

Pactum aims to use machine learning to unlock billions trapped in standard business contracts

‘Skype Mafia’ Backs A.I. Startup Automating Contract Negotiations

Pactum aims to use machine learning to unlock billions trapped in standard business contracts
Fake Invasion, Real Defense Cuts

Fake Invasion, Real Defense Cuts

Trump has treated the Pentagon budget as sacrosanct, unless he can raid it to pay for his wall.