DECC newsletter

Week 47 November 17, 2009
In This Issue
19/11 Sampo bank
11/12 Christmas event
Job offer
Holiday Season News
Membership Benefits
DECC - Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization est in 2007. The purpose of the organization is to support economic relations between Denmark and Estonia, facilitate networking and  keep the members up to date with relevant news.
decc_managerIn this issuse 
Pay attention to the last possibility to sign up for this week's event at Sampo bank, notice that the registration for the Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce's Christmas event has started, also a special attention on how to spend your Christmas in all various ways and enjoy it all.
Looking forward to see you at Sampo bank on Thursday!
Yours Truly, Merli Lindberg
sampo_pank_aivar_reheLast call for registration!
Visit Sampo Bank, Thursday, November 19th
Date/ Place:
Nov 19th, 18:00-19:30, Narva mnt 11, Tallinn
Mr Aivar Rehe, the CEO of Sampo Bank in Estonia, welcomes to a seminar on "Is the Economy Ascendant and How Far is the €uro?".
There are signs that the economy is picking up speed again. Have we hit the bottom?
Estonia is trying to do everything in these turbulent financial times to prepare for the possible enlargement of the € zone in 2011. There are several doubts and discussions on these topics. Is it only to elimininate the currency risk? What opinion does a person have who is managing one of the leading banks in Scandinavia?
Guest speaker Mrs Irja Rae, board member of Fontes Palgakonsultatsioonid O▄ to present the latest salary survey done in Estonia, including detailed information on payment schemes and levels used for more than 30.000 positions. Along with this there is also information on salary increase forecast.
Sign up at Registration deadline Nov 18th.
Event is free of charge for DECC members, 150.- for non-members.
tallinn_christmas DECC Christmas event Dec 11th
Date/ Place: Dec 11, 18:00-21:00, Hobuveski, Tallinn
This year's chamber's Christmas event will take place in an ancient location of Hobuveski, old town of Tallinn, with authentic Scandinavian holiday food, with a friendly nanny taking care of the children and a real Santa Claus giving little gifts for all children.
Official invite will be included to the next week's newsletter. Book the date and start registering. There are only limited number of guests.
Sign up at Registration deadline Dec 3rd, 2009.
DECC member participation fee 300.- per adult, children under the age of 10 free of charge.
Job offer - "website promoter /website coordinator" needed
WEBSITE PROMOTER/ WEBSITE COORDINATOR needed for Netlead O▄ in Tallinn. The company founded in 2004, located in the heart of Tallinn, being one of the world's top companies for directing and acquiring customers on the internet is now looking for native speakers in Dutch, French or Danish. Read more about the job offer and conditions from  DECC website of from here. For further information please contact Mrs Jana Band, tel: +372 611 0110 or e-mail
Holiday season soon in town!
Read on what to do, where to go, how to find the most authentic little Christmas presents to suprise your beloved. If any of the readers find that we have missed to announce some interesting event during holiday season or you would like to invite the chamber members to an event organised by you, please do contact us at .

* Christmas Bazaar; Date/place: Nov 29th, 11:00-16:00, Radisson SAS hotel International Women's Club in Tallinn is inviting for their annual Christmas bazaar, where traditionally embassies are bringing specialities for Christmas shopping, tasting of authentic holiday food, children have a possibility to play in the playroom. It is a charity event to support Keila SOS village. Entrance free of charge. Just take the Christmas spirit along with you! 

* Christmas Jazz - bring joy and positive emotions to your closest ones. Look at the program here and get tickets from ticket dealers in shopping malls or via web at
* The 13th Black Nights Film Festival - is undergoing just now till Dec 6th. Read more from here.
* This year's Christmas market on town halls's square will be opened on November 29th and is open every day from 9:00-19:00 till January 7th. Photo and poem contest, Santa Claus and music program, this and much more. Read here.
* The Open Air Museum in Haabersti, has a special Christmas village set up on Dec 19-20. Read more.
  • "Fredags' bar" has moved its location from Molly Malone's to Hell Hunt. Everyone's welcome to join!
  • FICE website is up and running. Go and take a minute to check it out  FICE - Foreign Investors' Council in Estonia FICE was launched in August 2008 as a lobby group acting through contacts with the Estonian Government and Estonia's Governmental bodies. Several work groups have been started up that are expecting your participation. That's a place where our voice really matters.
  • Next DECC council meeting will take place on November 24th at 5pm. In case anyone would like to suggest a topic or make a proposal to be discussed, please feel free to contact and inform us about it.
  • The personal exhibition of the winner of grand prix at the 2nd Tallinn Illustrations Triennial, the Danish artist Lilian Br°gger can be seen at the Illustration's Gallery of the Estonian Children's Literature Centre from November 3-28, 2009. Eesti Lastekirjanduse Keskus / Estonian Children's Literature Centre: Pikk 73, Tallinn. Avatud/Open E-R/Mon-Fri 10-18, L/Sat 11-16.
  • The Association of Danish Printmaking Artists are presenting their exhibition consisting more than a hundred works at the 3rd Tallinn Illustrations Triennal "The Power of Pictures" at the National Library of Estonia, November 3rd - 30th. Read more.
Membership benefit 
Arigato Sports Club has made a fantastic offer to keep both our body and mind fit. Special offer for DECC members. Read more.

Contact Info
Manager of the Chamber, Merli Lindberg, Tel: +372 5024006 Skype: merli.lindberg