Posts tagged as digital

Digital learning resource development gets seven million EUR in Latvia

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

On Tuesday, the government supported a reallocation of funding for the development of digital learning resources, the Cabinet said August 18. This money is intended to develop a single platform with both interactive tasks and other learning materials, explanatory videos, technology courses for educators. Both the Latvian Association of Local and Regional Governments (LALRG) and schools themselves support the digitalization of the learning process are supported, but support for pupils in technology…

Commercial registers of Estonia, Finland start digital data exchange

Monday, February 17, 2020

The commercial registers of Estonia and Finland on Friday started exchanges of data over X-Road, which enables the two registry keepers to make inquiries to each other via their respective X-Roads, reported LETA/BNS. Deputy secretary general of the Estonian Ministry of Justice Viljar Peep said that hopefully already in the near future Estonian business operators will no longer have to file paper documents to the commercial register of Finland to…

Digital euro is just a matter of time – Kazaks

Thursday, January 9, 2020

It is important for central banks to get involved in handling cryptoassets and other new virtual payment systems, Bank of Latvia Governor Martins Kazaks said in an interview with LETA, adding that the emergence of a digital euro is just a matter of time. “Technological development is very fast and people and entrepreneurs are eager to use these technologies. In my opinion, it is just impossible for central banks not…

Estonian president, German chancellor discuss building up digital society

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Building up a digital society begins with creating a relevant judicial area — in order for the state to start constructing a digital economy and e-state, clear principles must be established in legislative drafting, Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid told Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin on Tuesday. “Naturally, switching to digital services entails risks; however, the advantages provided by digitization outweigh these risks. Estonia’s public and private sectors are happy…

President: Trump interested in Estonia’s digital development

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid, who is currently on a working visit in New York to attend the annual United Nations General Assembly, also met with US President Donald Trump at a lunch reception, during which the two heads of state discussed security issues, the “Aktuaalne kaamera” evening news program of public broadcaster ERR reports. “Americans have always financially contributed and are still contributing to developing Estonia’s infrastructure and this cooperation…