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Japan's Abe seeking to strengthen Western Balkan ties

Japan's prime minister says his country is seeking to strengthen relations with Serbia and other Balkan countries. Shinzo Abe visited Belgrade Monday as part of a six-country European tour. He has already visited Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Bulgaria and travels to Romania on Tuesday. Abe has de

ABC NEWS - 2018-01-15 16:17:00

Nine candidates bid for European Super Cup in 2020

January 15, 2018 / 5:20 PM / a few seconds ago ZURICH (Reuters) - Nine venues have expressed an interest in hosting the European Super Cup match in 2020 between that year's winners of the Champions League and Europa League, UEFA said on Monday. The European soccer body said the nine were Tirana (Al

REUTERS UK - 2018-01-15 17:17:30

Norway government expands coalition, still lacks majority

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) - Norway's two-party center-right government has agreed to include the small centrist Liberal Party in Cabinet talks, but the expanded three-way government will still fall short of having a majority in parliament. Prime Minister Erna Solberg's Conservatives, the anti-immigratio

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2018-01-14 19:28:00

Mapped: The world's most (and least) religious countries

To mark World Religion Day, a Bah' initiative started in the 1950s, we've mapped the world's most - and least - religious countries. We've based our map on the results of three WIN/Gallup International polls, taken in 2008, 2009 and 2015. Each asked respondents whether or not they felt religious; fo


Abe: Japan enters cooperation pact with Baltic countries

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe listens during the meeting with Lithuania's Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis at the government's headquarters in Vilnius, Lithuania, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018. Abe said Saturday his country has entered into a pact with Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to boost economic


Medunjanin gets invite for Bosnia & Herzegovina's two U.S. matches

Trey Madara / Brotherly Game The Philadelphia Union's 32-year-old Bosnian midfielder Haris Medunjanin received a call-up to the Bosnia and Herzegovina squad ahead of two international friendlies in the U.S. later this month. Medunjanin currently has 56 appearances for his national team dating back


Abe in Latvia Calls for Pressure on North Korea

The international community should step up pressure on North Korea to help defuse the stand-off over the isolated country's pursuit of long-range nuclear weapons, Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Saturday during a visit to Latvia. "As the international order founded on the rule of law is being


With North Korea in Mind, Japan's Abe Strengthens Ties to Europe

Japan's prime minister Friday landed in Estonia, his first stop on a tour of the Baltic states and other European nations as he seeks to drum up support for his hawkish stance on North Korea. Despite a recent cooling of tensions in the run-up to the Winter Olympics in South Korea, Shinzo Abe has ins


Japanese PM kicks off six-nation European tour in Estonia

Marko Mumm, ASSOCIATED PRESS TALLINN, Estonia (AP) - Japan's prime minister has kicked off a five-day European tour to Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Serbia and Romania - becoming the first-ever head of the Asian nation to visit those countries. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe arrived Friday in Est


PRFoods sees Q4 revenues leap thanks to UK salmon smoker acquisitions

Estonia's PRFoods saw its fourth quarter 2017 results leap after the acquisition of UK salmon smokers John Ross Jr and Coln Valley Smokery. Sales revenue in Q4 increased by 15.1 million, or 89.5% compared to the same period in 2016. Comparable sales revenue increased by 2.6m. "Majority of growth in


Haris Medunjanin Receives International Call-Up From Bosnia And Herzegovina National Team

Haris Medunjanin Receives International Call-Up From Bosnia And Herzegovina National TeamUnion midfielder to join side for two friendlies, including one against the United States CHESTER, Pa. (Jan. 12, 2018) - Philadelphia Union today announced that midfielder Haris Medunjanin has been called up by


Estonia has amended its Commercial Code. Here's how that affects e-residents

E-residents still don't have to visit Estonia ...but they are more than welcome. Estonia's amended Commercial Code comes into force from 15 January 2018. It confirms for the first time that the management board of an Estonian company does not have to reside inside Estonia. Estonia's Parliament, Riig


HCC nursing students teach HIV prevention to high school students in Narva, Estonia

HIV is at epidemic proportions in Narva, Estonia, the sister city to the Town of Bel Air, but some recent nursing graduates from Harford Community College are hoping their visits with students will help turn the tide. Instead of the typical practicum they need to graduate from HCC with their associa


Gradement Automates Calculations For Fundamental Analysis Traders

The Benzinga Global Fintech Awards are a yearly showcase of the best and brightest in fintech. In preparation for its biggest installment yet in May 2018, we're profiling the companies competing for the BZ Awards. Our next feature is on Gradement. What does your company do? What unique problem does


Vincent Zhou adjusts to senior skating by planning 5-quad free skate at nationals

Vincent Zhou first landed a quadruple jump - four revolutions in the air before touching back down - when he was 14 years old. Now 17, he's eyeing his first Olympic berth. In order to get to PyeongChang, he's planning to do five quads in his free skate at the U.S. National Figure Skating Championshi


Migrants, Catalonia, CES: Your Thursday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good morning. Here's what you need to know:Photo Credit Imaginechina, via AP Images Before we get to the news, here's our annual list of 52 places to inspire your travel plans in 2018 and beyond. Among the gems that made this year's cut: Es


German war graves unearthed at construction site in Estonia

TALLINN (Reuters) - Building workers at a construction site close the Estonian capital Tallinn have discovered the unmarked graves of an estimated one hundred German soldiers who died during World War Two. The previously unknown individual graves were found near the Baltic coast near a German milita


Construction Workers Discover World War II-Era German Burial Ground in Estonia

The bodies were buried separately instead of in a mass grave. Experts think the burial ground is part of a German military cemetery, and say it's unclear whether more bodies remain to be found. Archaeologists will survey the area before construction resumes, and the deceased soldiers will be reburie


Russia Secretly Simulated a Full-Scale War Against NATO: Report

(ANTIMEDIA)- In September, Russia held extensive military exercises that included the use of both Russian and Belarusian military forces. The drills were scheduled to last for at least a week. On December 19, German newspaper BILD reported that two NATO member intelligence sources had claimed the Se


Pence to lead US delegation to Olympics

AP Photo / Mindaugas Kulbis, FileFILE - In this July 30, 2017, file photo, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and his wife, Karen, wave as they arrive at the airport in Tallinn, Estonia. Vice President Mike Pence and Karen Pence will lead the U.S. delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. T