Just across the Baltic Sea from Helsinki, where U.S. President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin will meet for a much-anticipated summit Monday, Estonia is watching events unfold with growing alarm. ...
Voice of America. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 05:45:00 -0400.
Germany's Angelique Kerber proved too steady for error-strewn Latvian Jelena Ostapenko as she reached her second Wimbledon final with a comfortable 6-3 6-3 victory on Thursday.
Reuters. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 14:19:59 -0400.
NATO's deployment of additional resources to the Baltic region despite Russia's opposition was a "necessary step" based on Moscow's "aggressive actions," the Western military alliance's supreme commander says.
Radio Liberty. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:37:56 +0000.
In May 2018 foreign trade turnover of Latvia amounted to EUR 2.32 billion, at current prices constituting 9.6 % more than in May 2017, of which exports value of goods rose by 8.5 % and imports value of goods by 10.4 %.
Bnn. Baltic News Network. Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:35:18 +0000.
Denmark, a country not often associated with financial shenanigans, is facing a massive scandal with banking champion Danske Bank accused of helping to launder $8.3 billion through an Estonian subsidiary.
The Local. Sun, 08 Jul 2018 10:01:56 +0200.
It's been over decade since a Bronze Soldier sparked a riot in Tallinn, Estonia. When you visit this beautiful Baltic capital, be sure to make the pilgrimage to see this historic statue.
By Francis Tapon, Contributor. Forbes. Sat, 7 Jul 2018 13:36:00 -0400.
Facts About the Baltic States
The Baltic States consist of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania, and are
located along the eastern shore of the Baltic Sea. Visit the
government websites listed below for official news and information
about these Baltic nations.
The Republic of Estonia
is governed by an elected unicameral Parliament,
which elects a President. Estonia's capital city is Talinn, and
its national currency is the Kroon. The primary language used by
Estonians is Estonian and in 2007, the estimated population of Estonia
The Republic of Latvia is governed by an
elected Parliament, which elects
a President who, in turn, appoints a Prime Minister. Latvia's
capital city is Riga, and its national currency is the Lat.
The country's national language is Latvian and in 2007, the Latvia's
population was estimated at 2,260,000.
The Republic of Lithuania
is governed by a unicameral Parliament and an
elected President who appoints a Prime Minister. Lithuania's
capital city is Vilnius, and its national currency is the Litas.
The national language of Lithuania is Lithuanian, and in 2007, the
nation's estimated population was 3,575,000.