Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce

Newsletter (week 18)May 5, 2010
In This Issue
22/05 Football Tournament
Job Offers
News from others
Membership Benefits
Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce
a non-profit organization established 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.
Important Sunday - Mothers' Day and Europe Day
This upcoming Sunday is a day not to be forgotten. We shall celebrate the Mothers' Day to show our gratitude to them for all the care and love they've given to us, and also the Europe Day that has been celebrated for 60 years already since the Foreign Minster of France, presented his plan for deeper cooperation in Europe.
Moreover, before these remarkable celebrations on Sunday, the Danish football team will need to defend its superiotiy over the Swedish chamber's football team on Arigato sports stadium, Saturday, May 8th at 14:00-15:30. All supporters and Sunday-sportsmen welcome!
Merli Lindberg
Pan-chambers Football Tournament 2010 
Date/ Place: May 22nd, 12:00-18:00, A le Coq Stadium, Tallinn
football8 major international chambers of commerce have decided to join forces in organizing a grand sport event to compare the fitness level of the chamber members. Last autumn, we had a friendly football match with the Swedes that we won! This time we will face 7 other teams - Americans, Brits, Finns, Germans, Spaniards, Swedes and a team from the Int Junior Chamber of Commerce. It shall not be an easy road to heaven, but we'll try to make it anyway.
The captain for our team is Tommy Jensen, who will be responsible for registrations of team members. Tommy has been in Estonia exactly for one year responsible for Strait Air Tallinn and has played football in Denmark at a descent level (!). Please take in touch with Tommy at or give him a call at 520 0922. He'll be giving extra information about the whole tournament, set up the team, organize friendly matches prior to the big day.
More information on the BIG DAY will follow.
Job offers
Customer Service Representative needed for Arvato Services Estonia OÜ
A Danish and English speaking person is needed for the position of customer service representative who's tasks are to communicate with incoming phonecalls, e-mails, collection and maintenance of customer data, clarification of customer requests by phone. Read more about the job offer and conditions from DECC website. For further information please contact Mrs Nele Laas, tel: +372 610 0323 or e-mail
News from members and other organizations
MAQS Law Firm informs that there have been changes made in the Danish Company Law. Read about the specific changes from here.
May 6th
Nordic Council ofMinisters' Office in Tallinn invites to a Business Breakfast on "Nordic Ecolabel" at Lounge 24 in Radisson BLU hotel at 8:30-10:30. Event is free of charge, including business breakfast. Please register at or call to 501 9813 to report about your attendancy. More info on the event here.
May 8th
On the occasion of the Europe Day, the embassies of the EU countries in town will be opened for public on May 8th from 11-17. The Danish Embassy will offer a possibility to learn more about the Danish and Nordic food culture, and to see a small exhibition on cooking books. Peeter Pihel, the chef of Pädaste Manor house, will introduce "New Nordic Food Conception" from 12:00-14:00. Everyone is welcome!
May 13th
The British-Estonian Chamber of Commerce is organizing an interactive workshop on "How to find a perfect foreign partner?" on May 13th at 16:00-19:00. Event is free of charge. More information on the event read and register here.
May 16th
The von Stackelberg Hotel invites to a Sunday Jazz Brunch from 11:30-15:00. Reservations recommended at  More info on the event here.
May 18th
Minister of Justice, Mr Rein Lang is inviting to a "Presentation of Estonian E-Government Services" on Tuesday, May 18th at 2-3pm at Ministry of Justice, Tõnismäe 5a. Please register by May 13th at
May 22nd
International Chambers Football Tournament at Sportland Arena in Lilleküla from 12:00-18:00. Everyone welcome to watch and cheer! Children also welcomed and supervison with activites provided for them. Please pre-register children at your chamber of commerce.
May 24th
The Estonian Embassy in Copenhagen invites to watch a children's play "Lutsukomm ja 200 vanaisa" at 15:00. The play is in Estonian and free of charge. Registration needed at or call to (+45) 3946 3070 by May 17th.
May 30th
Kalvo Mõis invites to a market day in Kalvi manor's park on Sunday, May 30th. Many different producers of hand-made products, activities for children and so much more. More information on the event from Kalvi Mõis website or directly from here.
  • Next DECC council meeting will take place on June 1st. 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.
  • Fredags' bar takes place in Hell Hunt. Everyone's welcome to join!
  • Foreign Investors' Council in Estonia (FICE) will soon have meetings with the Prime Minister of Estonia Mr Andrus Ansip, and with the Minister of Education and Research, Mr Tõnis Lukas. In case any of the members has a topic that should be brought up with the ministers, please inform us about it. We are here to lobby for you!
Membership benefits
  • Arigato Sports Club has made a fantastic offer to keep both our body and mind fit. Special offer for DECC members. Read more. 
  • Good, quality Italian wines offered by Marco Iovino (Livonian Wood OÜ). Wines come from family-owned wineries from the area of Verona in the north of Italy and Sicily. Prices starting from 5€/bottle. Download pricelist from here. More information available from Marco Iovino, e-mail
  • news2biz - a market intelligence newsletter has a special offer for DECC members: 2-months subscription FREE OF CHARGE! Read more about the offer from our website.

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