A bomb in the middle of a peaceful village

The villager Mykola Boiko wonders: «Why did they drop this huge bomb in the middle of our village?» Photo: Erik Prozes Brovary, the eastern suburb of Kyiv, has been an uneasy place since the beginning of the war. You can still hear gunshots from that direction. But Khokholiv, which is located approximately twenty kilometers away, […]

Additional discussion to decide the Valdeku crematorium operating license

Valdeku crematorium Photo: Mihkel Maripuu Court ruling could not solve the crematorium row Raku residents oppose granting operating license to crematorium New city government wants to consider the matter further The Tallinn Urban Planning Department invite the residents of Nõmme district to attend the discussion on the operating license of the Valdeku Street crematorium which […]

Debate of the law on paying average salary to foreign labor was suspended

Riigikogu Photo: Sander Ilvest Today’s sitting of the Riigikogu discussed establishing more flexible regulations on work- and study-related migration from third countries, which would, among other aspects, simplify the involvement of Ukrainian refugees in the labor market. The passing of the bill would mean giving up the requirement of average salary and introducing other amendments […]

Confido called on the carpet again

Kadi Lambot. Photo: Andres Haabu The Confido medical center was again summoned to give explanations – because staff members hastily hired from among refugee medics are paid less than their Estonian colleagues. The first case concerned the company’s decision to vaccinate everybody against corona. Kadi Lambot, the manager of Confido, told Postimees that as they […]