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Sveriges Riksbank (Riksbanken) – An overview of history

NordenBladet – Sveriges Riksbank, or simply Riksbanken, is the central bank* of Sweden. It is the world’s oldest central bank and the 3rd oldest bank. The Riksbank began operations in 1668. Previously, Sweden was served by the Stockholms Banco (also

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The Film Box – a new way of promoting Sweden

NordenBladet – The drive to promote Sweden is being given a new and extended dimension in the form of cinema films specially packaged for presentation, discussion and marketing via Swedish embassies and consulates the world over. Swedish cinema often leaves

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Rowing Club SAK Tartu sportswoman Hanna-Liisa Ennet performed a world record on Concept2 Indoor Rower – by completion of the individual 1000 km ultradistance

NordenBladet – the City of Tartu Rowing Club SAK Tartu (Sõudespinning Estonia) member Hanna-Liisa Ennet (38) performed a world record result in the beginning of April, completing the indoor rowing ultradistance 1000 km – an accomplishment that in Estonian indoor

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WHY is Scandinavia so rich? Why are Scandinavian/Nordic countries so wealthy?

NordenBladet – Probably many people have ever wondered why the Nordic countries are so rich and enjoy a very high standard of living. Nordic countries become richer and year after year increase their international influence, turning Scandinavia into one of the

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WHO ARE rich in Scandinavia? List of Nordic dollar billionaires (Forbes’ 2017-edition of the world’s billionaires)

NordenBladet – According to Forbes’ 2017-edition of the world’s billionaires the world’s richest person is still Bill Gates, with a combined wealth of almost $87 billion dollars. Biggest gainer was Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, who grew his wealth by almost

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WHAT is a Virtual Assistant and what do they do? 12 most commonly asked questions about VA

NordenBladet – Nowadays, especially when looking at job offers, you can often meet the expression Virtual Assistant (VA). Since this is not a very common expression in Scandinavia, you may inevitably have questions: What is it? What is a virtual

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BIG GALLERY! Republic of Estonia 100. Flag hoisting ceremony on February 24, 2018

NordenBladet – The first festive event of the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Estonia was hoisting the flag on the Pikk Hermann tower on Tallinn’s Toompea Hill at sunrise. Every day, the Estonian flag is hoisted at sunrise, and

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First book of Estonia 100 series introduced – Laar and Hiio introduced the first book on Monday at the Apollo cinema in Tallinn’s Solaris center

NordenBladet – The series of 44 books on a wide range of different topics will eventually provide a broad overview of the first century of Estonian statehood. The first two books revisit the history of the Estonian state and were

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GALLERY: Nordic Council of Ministers Information Day in Võru

NordenBladet – Nordic Council of Ministers is introducing subsidy programs for cooperation with the Nordic countries, by carrying out information meetings in various towns around Estonia. Yesterday, 6 February there was an information day in Võru cultural house Kannel (Liiva

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Finland’s „MATKA Nordic Travel Fair 2018″ is at full flow + BIG GALLERY

NordenBladet – The annual Finland’s tourism fair is the biggest event for the travel industry in Northern-European and the Baltic Sea region. The fair attracts to Helsinki the Finnish as well as international travel organizers, travel bureaus around the world

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Finland´s MATKA Nordic Fair 2018 Workshop day in Helsinki´s exhibition center + PHOTOS!

NordenBladet – Matka Workshop Day was held on 17 January 2018 at the Nordic Travel Fair MATKA 2018 and it included two events: Meet Finland and Global Workshop. This B2B matchmaking event brought together travel trade professionals globally seeking to

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Blogger and journalist Helena-Reet Ennet: I’m a bad money inquirer, so I often do things rather free of charge than cheaply

NordenBladet – Day by day one can read that, an Instagram, Twitter, or YouTube star can earn 5-digit amounts on their channel for just a few posts. The popular American edition of AOL has contacted Helena-Reet Ennet, one of the

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24-year-old is Norway’s richest with a capital of NOK 11.1 billion

NordenBladet – The 24-year-old Gustav Magnar Witzøe is Norway’s richest person with a capital of NOK 11.1 billion. He is shareholder of his father’s marine business. According the tax list, The 24-year-old Gustav Magnar Witzøe has the most wealth and

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Jonas Bjelfvenstam: Stockholm gets Scandinavia’s first driverless buses on public road

NordenBladet – The Swedish Transport Agency has given the go-ahead to the first driverless buses on a public road in Sweden and Scandinavia. “This is an historic decision which promotes the development of new, innovative technologies which are important for

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GALLERY! A workshop with Tel Aviv chef Yuval Ben-Neriah on Israeli dishes, organized by the Embassy of Israel in Tallinn Private School of Service (TETkool)

NordenBladet – Today, on 8th December, Israeli Ambassador in Finland and Estonia, Mr. Dov Segev-Steinberg, and Information Officer of the Embassy of Israel, Mrs. Elina Mielityinen arranged a workshop in Tallinn Private School of Service (TETkool) for Estonian and Finnish

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Swedish Business Awards 2017 – winners announced

NordenBladet —  We are pleased to announce this year’s winners and thank everyone who participated in the Swedish Business Awards Estonia and helped to make it a success. Incap Electronics is the biggest manufacturer of electronic equipment in Saaremaa. The

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