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News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Coronavirus confirmed in care home in Ida-Viru County

Published on: Saturday 28 March 2020
Coronavirus confirmed in care home in Ida-Viru County
News source: https://news.err.ee/1070260/coronavirus-confirmed-in-care-home-in-ida-viru-county

On Sunday morning, an 89-year-old resident at a care center in Ida-Viru County received a positive diagnosis for coronavirus (COVID-19). The Health Board have begun testing all residents and staff at the center.

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Fibreboard factory in Ida-Viru County closes due to coronavirus effect

Published on: Friday 20 March 2020
Fibreboard factory in Ida-Viru County closes due to coronavirus effect
News source: https://news.err.ee/1066912/fibreboard-factory-in-ida-viru-county-closes-due-to-coronavirus-effect

Estonian fiberboard manufacturer Nordic Fibreboard informed the stock exchange on Friday about temporarily closing its factory in Püssi at the end of this month, as the impact of the coronavirus has resulted in a substantial loss of orders for the boards being produced at that plant.

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: NIB finances hospital infrastructure developments in NE Estonia with EUR 9 mln loan

Published on: Thursday 26 March 2020
NIB finances hospital infrastructure developments in NE Estonia with EUR 9 mln loan
News source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng2/good_for_business/?doc=154945

Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and Estonia's East-Viru Central Hospital have signed a 17-year loan facility agreement for infrastructure investments at the East-Viru Central Hospital between 2019 and 2023, reported LETA/BNS.

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Government green lights new €286 million oil shale plant

Published on: Thursday 26 March 2020
Government green lights new €286 million oil shale plant
News source: https://news.err.ee/1069617/government-green-lights-new-286-million-oil-shale-plant

State-owned energy company Eesti Energia has the go-ahead from the government to build a new oil shale plant, which will be used to produce liquid fuel. The government has put up €125 million for the construction.

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Culture minister recommends special economic zone for Ida-Viru County

Published on: Monday 03 February 2020
Culture minister recommends special economic zone for Ida-Viru County
News source: https://news.err.ee/1031381/culture-minister-recommends-special-economic-zone-for-ida-viru-county

to Ida-Viru County and the transfer or creation of other Estonian-language public sector positions must be put on the agenda again. In addition to the area of internal security, it is worth setting ...

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Baltika to lay off over 300 workers in Estonia

Published on: Sunday 03 November 2019
Baltika to lay off over 300 workers in Estonia
News source: https://news.err.ee/999352/baltika-to-lay-off-over-300-workers-in-estonia

Up to now, about a third of Baltika's products were Estonian-made. The lay-offs are to take place at the Baltika production units in Ida-Viru county and in the Tallinn district of Lasnamäe. According ...

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Ida-Viru County tourism increases to summer 2019

Published on: Wednesday 23 October 2019
Ida-Viru County tourism increases to summer 2019
News source: https://news.err.ee/994923/ida-viru-county-tourism-increases-to-summer-2019

Tourism to Estonia's easternmost county, Ida-Viru County, rose by 6 percent year-on-year (y-o-y), figures by Statistics Estonia show. Quoting government statistics agency Statistics Estonia, over ...

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Against the odds, this Estonian border city is becoming live music heaven

Published on: Friday 04 October 2019
Against the odds, this Estonian border city is becoming live music heaven
News source: https://www.gigwise.com/features/3361890/station-narva-festival-2019-brings-top-talent-to-border-city

With the help of the festival Station Narva, this city on the Estonia/Russia border is drawing in some of the world’s best bands – and a lot more are going to want to come… | Gigwise />

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: President Kersti Kaljulaid on Ida-Viru County visit

Published on: Wednesday 02 October 2019
President Kersti Kaljulaid on Ida-Viru County visit
News source: https://news.err.ee/987879/president-kersti-kaljulaid-on-ida-viru-county-visit

President Kersti Kaljulaid is in Ida Viru County on Thursday, meeting with local representatives. On Friday, she will speak at a state defense teachers' seminar, and attend the opening of Narva city's creative incubator, OBJEKT.

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Multinational service members participate in Spring Storm 2019

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
Multinational service members participate in Spring Storm 2019
News source: https://www.army.mil/article/221852/multinational_service_members_participate_in_spring_storm_2019

Approximately 50 Airmen and Soldiers from the Maryland National Guard, deployed to Estonia to participate in Spring Storm (Kevadtorm), an Estonian Defense Force annual exercise. Members from the 290th Military Police Company, Maryland Army National Guard, the 175th Wing Security Forces Squadron and the 175th Cyberspace Operations Group, Maryland Air National Guard, embedded with Estonian military forces to conduct training that mirrored real-life war fight situations.

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Pro-Kremlin Media Capitalize on NATO Soldier’s Blunder

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
Pro-Kremlin Media Capitalize on NATO Soldier’s Blunder
News source: https://medium.com/dfrlab/https-medium-com-dfrlab-pro-kremlin-media-capitalize-on-nato-soldiers-blunder-332e19eaa8f5

It appears that a legal case will be initiated.” (Source: Олег Рудольфович Култаев/archive) A map of Estonia with Ida-Viru County and the location of Sillamae inset. (Source: @disinformediain/DFRLab ...

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Ida-Viru County turnout low, affected by disappointment in Centre, politics

Published on: Monday 27 May 2019
Ida-Viru County turnout low, affected by disappointment in Centre, politics
News source: https://news.err.ee/946156/ida-viru-county-turnout-low-affected-by-disappointment-in-centre-politics

Ida-Viru County registered Estonia's lowest turnout in Sunday's election at just 24.3 percent. Yana Toom (Centre), reelected to the European Parliament on Sunday, thinks that this is due to several recent events, including Raimond Kaljulaid leaving the Centre Party, a local corruption scandal in Narva revolving around a former Centre Party councillor, and the decision to enter government together with EKRE.

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: OVERVIEW OF FORESTRY IN ESTONIA

Published on: Friday 14 December 2018
News source: http://www.fao.org/3/x4009e/X4009E07.htm

ESTONIA'S FOREST RESOURCES This overview of forest resources ... while for state forests in the counties of Harju, Hiiu, Ida-Viru, Jgeva, Järva, Rapla, Saare, Valga and Viljandi, only data referring ...

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Four Nigerians try to cross into Estonia from Russia using Fan IDs

Published on: Friday 22 June 2018
News source: http://tass.com/society/1010631

the chief of the border and migration control service of the Ida-Viru county, Andreas Kliimant, said on Friday. Estonia’s Postimees newspaper quoted him as saying that all four were Nigerian tourists. ...

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: 2018 average gross monthly income €1,234

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
News source: https://news.err.ee/939025/

Gross wages have been on the rise in Estonia since 2011. The average gross monthly income per employee was highest in Harju County at €1,375 and lowest in Ida-Viru County at €996. Ida-Viru was the ...

News Estonia Ida-Viru County: Estonia: Average monthly gross income per employee increased by 6.8%

Published on: Monday 13 May 2019
News source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/analytics/?doc=149096

Ida-Viru was the only county where the gross income was below 1,000 euros. In approximately a quarter of the municipalities, employees earned more than the Estonian average monthly gross income. ...