Posts tagged as arrival

Updated testing procedures upon arrival in Estonia

Friday, January 15, 2021

Estonian Government approved an order establishing the procedure for pre-entry and post-entry testing upon entering Estonia from a country with a high risk of coronavirus infection. This procedure will take effect on 15 January, requiring people who do not want to stay in self-imposed isolation for ten days after arriving in Estonia to perform a coronavirus PCR test up to 72 hours before arrival in the country. While staying in…

Lidl’s arrival in Latvia

Monday, October 5, 2020

German retailer Lidl, which has been promising to open stores in Latvia for a while, has started to actively recruit employees. The labor market situation impact as a result of this was discussed on Latvian Radio October 4. Lidl retailer, currently working in 32 countries of the world, could also start work in Latvia in the foreseeable future. The opening day of the stores is kept secret. But the company has…

Data Inspectorate questions arrival registration process

Monday, July 20, 2020

The Data State Inspectorate (DVI) has concerns about whether the written questionnaires completed by travelers will actually be processed and data will not be collected unnecessarily, Latvian Radio reported July 20. DVI Director Jekaterina Macuka said in an interview with Latvian Radio that the main objection is the way in which data are collected. “If we realize that there are many arrivals, there are thousands of questionnaires, will it really be possible to…

British AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat arrived in Estonia

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

A United Kingdom AgustaWestland AW159 Wildcat arrived at Ämari Air Base, west of Tallinn, on Tuesday, with three AgustaWestland WAH-64 Apache attack helicopters expected in the next few days. The helicopters are on a two-week stint in Estonia, an Estonian Defence Forces (EDF) press release says, and are part of the ongoing Operation Tractable, a large-scale NATO Europe-wide exercise. The helicopters, which also form a part of the U.K.-ed NATO…

USS Carney Guided-Missile Destroyer Enters Black Sea

Monday, August 13, 2018

The United States’ guided-missile destroyer USS Carney has entered the Black Sea for maritime security operations, the US Navy’s Sixth Fleet said in a statement. “The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Carney (DDG 64) entered the Black Sea, Aug. 12, in order to conduct maritime security operations and enhance capability and interoperability with allies and partners in the region. The ship’s operations in the Black Sea are meant to enhance maritime security and stability, and combined…