Business

Estonian business stories around the world

The Baltic private equity and VC market reaches €3 billion

According to the Baltic Venture Capital Association, the private equity and venture capital market in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania has grown sevenfold during the last five years, reaching €3 billion in 2019. “In 2013, the total volume of private equity and venture capital market in the Baltics amounted to €385 …

The Baltic private equity and VC market reaches €3 billion Read More »

Major footwear chain Deichmann opens its first store in Estonia

The major footwear chain, Deichmann, on 22 August opened its first store in Estonia, at the Nautica shopping centre in the Estonian capital, Tallinn. Deichmann, a German footwear chain that the newspaper Handelsblatt in 2017 called the largest shoe vendor in Europe, said in a statement that it had been …

Major footwear chain Deichmann opens its first store in Estonia Read More »

Sweat it like Beckham: EstonianSaunas.co.uk helps more Brits build Estonian saunas

An Estonian-founded British company has partnered with HUUM, Estonia’s leading sauna stove maker, to deliver sauna design and technology in the UK. This article is sponsored by EstonianSaunas.co.uk Hygge, lagom, friluftsliv, päntsdrunk. Over the past few years, a series of Nordic words such as these have crossed the North Sea and entered the …

Sweat it like Beckham: EstonianSaunas.co.uk helps more Brits build Estonian saunas Read More »

CNN claims Tallinn to be one of the 15 best cities for beer in the world

The American news network, CNN, claims the Estonian capital, Tallinn, to be one of the 15 best cities for beer in the world. It’s not exactly clear, how many breweries CNN visited in Tallinn or elsewhere in Estonia, but in its review, it lists two breweries – one in Tallinn, …

CNN claims Tallinn to be one of the 15 best cities for beer in the world Read More »

A sisterhood without borders: an Estonian leadership programme on its way to being worldwide

Superheroes is a growth-mindset-driven entrepreneurship programme for girls aged 13-17 – it gives young girls the opportunity to make their entrepreneurial dreams a reality through creating different startups in teams of five; Estonian World found out more about this new formula. What do you do nowadays when you want to …

A sisterhood without borders: an Estonian leadership programme on its way to being worldwide Read More »

Estonia’s e-residents form an international chamber

Several e-residents, spanning the globe from Vancouver, Canada, to Seoul, Korea, have formed EERICA – the Estonian E-Residents’ International Chamber Association. Nine e-residents of Estonia came together in May to form EERICA. The independent, non-profit association seeks to bring e-residents together and promote their interests as an official group. The …

Estonia’s e-residents form an international chamber Read More »

Artur Kazaritski to represent Estonia at the Bocuse d’Or European culinary competition

Chef Artur Kazaritski, currently working at Copenhagen’s three Michelin star restaurant Geranium, will represent Estonia at the European final of the world’s most prestigious culinary competition in 2020 – that for the first time will be hosted in Tallinn. In the Estonian final, the chefs had five and a half …

Artur Kazaritski to represent Estonia at the Bocuse d’Or European culinary competition Read More »

An Estonian student company wins the second place at a European competition

Brand, an Estonian student company, won the second place at the JA Company of the Year Competition 2019 in Lille, France, where young entrepreneurs from 40 countries competed for the main title. Brand, founded by the students of Hugo Treffner High School in Tartu, is the first Estonian company that …

An Estonian student company wins the second place at a European competition Read More »

Let Merck Accelerator’s experience in partnerships boost your business

Designed as a science and technological partnership, the Darmstadt, Germany-based Merck Accelerator connects Estonian startups to innovation projects of Merck and its Innovation Center; applications for the program are open. This is a paid content. A wise man once said, “If I can make it here – I can make …

Let Merck Accelerator’s experience in partnerships boost your business Read More »

Scroll to Top