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Friday, 28.04.2017, 17:06
The Estonian Tax and Customs Board has since Apr. 20 been using the Estonian Master Tariff System (EMTS), an information system developed by Cybernetica, which provides business operators with a simplified overview of the requirements to be complied with and taxes to be paid on the export and import of goods, reports LETA/BNS.
Keyword tags: Cybernetics, Estonia, EU – Baltic States, Financial Services, Taxation, Technology
The Estonian Police and Border Guard Board and the French company Oberthur Technologies signed an agreement on Thursday whereby Oberthur Technologies will produce ID cards, residence permit cards, digital IDs and diplomatic IDs for Estonia after the agreement with the current manufacturer expires at the end of 2018, reports LETA/BNS.
The new German platform specialises in attracting professionals and skilled workers from around the world26.04.2017
Hamburg – With its Internet platform www.employland.de, available in German and English, Hamburg start-up Employland is offering a new way to find work in Germany. For the first time, recruitment and legal services are being offered from a single source to make it significantly easier to take up work in Germany: For regulated professions, such as geriatric nurses, teachers and engineers, Employland helps job-seekers with the recognition of their qualifications, and for non-EU citizens also with residence permits, Sabine Drechsel Presse & PR Employland representative informed BC.
The Nordic countries and the Baltic states will start cooperating in development of 5G networks, carrying out joint research and tests, the Latvian Ministry of Environment and Regional Development said LETA.
Edmunds Belskis, the deputy state secretary for information and communication technology at the Latvian Ministry of Environment and Regional Development, today signed a declaration "The Nordic-Baltic region: a digital frontrunner", the ministry said LETA.
The line of the Hyperloop ultra-speed train concept developed by the US startup Hyperloop One could be built next to the European-gauge railway Rail Baltica, Lithuania's Transport and Communications Minister Rokas Masiulis said LETA/BNS.
Bite Latvija (Bite) mobile operator has acquired Unistars telecommunications company, taking a step towards launching a 5G service in Latvia, Bite head Kaspars Buls told LETA.
Elisa, a leading telecommunication, information communication technology (ICT) and online service company in Finland, successfully completed a field trial of Nokia's XGS-PON technology, achieving the country's fastest broadband speeds. With 10Gbps symmetrical (downstream and upstream) capabilities, the use of XGS-PON will allow Elisa to cost-effectively deliver ultra-broadband access needed for new high-speed, high-quality residential and business services.
On April 27-29 IX WHITE SQUARE International Advertising Festival, one of the leading creative events of Eastern Europe, will take place.
Simplex, an Israeli financial technology (fintech) and cybersecurity start-up, has chosen Lithuania ahead of the likes of Luxembourg, Cyprus and the UK as the location for its new global supervision and sales team, Invest Lithuania representative told BC.
The Estonian taxi-hailing and ridesharing app Taxify has launched in Azerbaijan's capital Baku and Malta, reports LETA/BNS.