Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce

Newsletter (week 47)November 24, 2011
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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.





christmas in denmarkYou are hereby invited to

DECC Christmas party 2011!


December 9, 2011


Kaval-Ants tavern, 

Toompuiestee 23


Please be invited to the Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce's Christmas party of 2011, taking place in the center of Tallinn, at the tavern-style Kaval-Ants in the courtyard of Von Stackelberg hotel. Magic and jolly entertainment, food and drinks, fun and laughter in a cosy, informal atmosphere. This year we have also invited the Polish Business Club and Tallinn International Rotary Club members to join us. The more the merrier!


Participation fee 40 € per person before Dec 1, starting from December the participation fee is 47 €. Register for the event "click here". Dresscode: X-mas theme encouraged!


See you all at our Christmas party!

Merli Lindberg


christmas invitation

Coming up at Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce

(keep yourself posted with the event calendar at www.decc.ee/events/upcoming-events)


The event calendar for 2012 shall be published in January jointly with the Danish Embassy and the Danish Cultural Institute. Keep alert! Don't miss anything!


Eesti Kodu in Denmark is inviting all Estonians living in Denmark to their Christmas party on November 27th at 15:00, where they celebrate traditional Estonian Christmas with Estonian food, songs and pastries. Children can expect a surprise! Musical performance by an Estonian student at Danish Royal Music Acadamy. Registration is required latest Nov 22. More information from here.


DECC, together with the Danish Embassy and the Danish Cultural Institute is looking for co-sponsors for a project lasting all through 2012. More information, please contact info@decc.ee


Coming up:

Christmas Party, Dec 3rd by DCC in Latvia and in Lithuania.

Christmas Party, Dec 9th by DECC in Estonia


* Follow the news on the Danish Culture events in Estonia at Facebook - click here.

* Follow the news on the Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce at Facebook - click here.

News from members / other organizations / media

(keep yourself posted with the event calendar at www.decc.ee/events/upcoming-events)


October 1 - November 30

Nordic-Baltic Designers Events in Riga. Further information click here.


November 16-30

PÖFF, Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival will take place for the 15th time. Check out the program here, and a list of scheduled Danish movies from here.


November 27

International Women's Club of Tallinn invites to visit their traditional Christmas bazaar from 11:00-16:00 at Radisson Blu (Rävala 3). Children's playroom, coffee corner, handicrafts, tombola with prizes. Entrance for free.


November 29

Born To Be Global - exceptional approach towards exporting. Seminar free of charge, on Tuesday, November 29th at Viru hotel. More information click here.


Christmas events:

Dec 7, American Chamber of Commerce in Estonia

Dec 8, British-Estonian Chamber of Commerce

Dec 9, Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce


NB Monday, December 26th is an official holiday both in Denmark and in Estonia.


News from Copenhagen Post

* Marijuana users want to legalize its usage.

* Tax debt sets new recordDenmark's tax debt is skyrocketing. As of September 30, individual taxpayers and companies owed a total of 57.2 billion kroner to the government. That's equal to 10,259.50 kroner for every man, woman and child. Between 2009 and 2010 the tax debt grew by 3.6 billion kroner, from 49.9 to 53.3 billion. Debt increased by the same amount in just nine months this year, reports Avisen.dk, based on Tax Ministry figures.

* A 54-hour business marathon -  Copenhagen Start-Up Weekend took place Nov 18-20 under the slogan "No Talk. Just Action". The event is part of a grassroots entrepreneurship movement begun by the American non-profit Startupweekend.org. In just four years, Startup Weekends have spread to more than 350 cities around the globe. More information about the inititative here.

* Budget airline easyJet is considering establishing a base in Copenhagen from which to expand its operations, Politiken newspaper reports.



2012 trade fair calendar in Denmark:

January 14-15, 2012 "Wedding Exhibition" (Copenhagen, Bella Center). Read more click here.

January 20-22, 2012 "Ferie og Fritid i Bella" and "Golf i Bella" (Copenhagen, Bella Center). Holiday inspirations fair together with golf fair. Read more click here.

February 2-5, 2012 "CIFF 2012" and "CIFF Kids 2012" fashion exhibition. More info click here.

February 24-March 4 "International Boat Show". More info click here.

February 24-26, 2012 "Ferie for Alle" (Herning). Read more click here.

March 20-22, 2012 "Foodexpo 2012" (Herning). Read more click here.

April 13-15, 2012 "Hunting & Outdoor 2012" (Odense). Read more click here.

April 26-28, 2012 "Scandefa 2012" (Copenhagen) dentalfair. More info click here.

May 22-24, 2012 "Health and Rehab Scandinavia" (Copenhagen). More info click here.

May 30-June 1, 2012 "MonitorExpo 2012" (Copenhagen) fair on professional communication via pictures, sound and light. More information click here.

August, 2012 "Formland Expo 2012" (Herning). For professionals working in the field of decoration, home and office design, furniture, lightening, fabrics, handicraft products, gifts, souvenirs, etc.

September 2012 "Automatik 2012" (Herning). Read more click here.

October 9-11, 2012 "Copenhagen International Clean Energy Fair". Read more click here.

November 2012 "Food Pharma Tech" (Herning). Trade fair for machinery, packaging, and ingredients for food and pharma industry.

November 2012 "Agromek 2012" (Herning). Agricultural trade fair.

NB The list of trade fairs is to be updated constantly. In case you are interested to go to a certain fair with a group, please inform us and we try to assist you.


* Follow the news on the Danish Culture events in Estonia at Facebook - click here.

* Follow the news on the Danish-Estonian Chamber of Commerce at Facebook - click here.

Chamber's notifications' board:  
  • Next DECC council meeting will take place on January 10. In case anyone would like to suggest a topic or make a proposal to be discussed, please feel free to contact info@decc.ee and inform us about it.
  • The chambers' newsletters' archive can be found here

Contact Info
Manager of the Chamber, Merli Lindberg, info@decc.ee Tel: +372 502 4006 Skype: merli.lindberg


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