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Eesti Päevaleht

The newspaper arose in 1995 from a merger between the newspapers Hommikuleht, Päevaleht (formerly Noorte Hääl) and Rahva Hääl. The newspaper Eesti Sõnumid also joined the merger in the same year. The economic crisis and the structural crisis affecting the print media has led to a considerable drop in readers since 2008, but the paper continues to be Estonia's third most popular daily.

Medium: daily
Political orientation: Eesti Päevaleht is mainly considered a liberal and intellectual daily. Many experts from all the different sectors contribute to the debates and commentary pages.
Circulation: 33,000 (2010)
Frequency of publication: Monday to Saturday

Location: Tallinn, Estonia
Publisher: Ekspress Grupp
Area of distribution: Nationwide
Established: 1995

Narva mnt 13
EE-10151 Tallinn
Phone: 00372-6804400

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154 articles from this medium have been cited in the European press review by euro|topics.

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1.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 14/08/2014

Polishing up your social media profile pays off

The Estonian consumer loan company Bigbank announced this week that from now on it will include potential customers' social media profiles when assessing their creditworthiness. ... » more

2.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 21/07/2014

Rebels have nothing to lose

Pro-Russian rebels took control of the site where the Malaysian Airlines plane crashed and impeded the investigating and salvaging operations of independent experts over the ... » more

3.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 17/07/2014

Even Putin fans have right to perform

Plans for the US actor and musician Steven Seagal to perform at the August Blues Festival in the Estonian town of Haapsalu have triggered a ... » more

4.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 02/07/2014

Estonians will soon be boozing in playgrounds

The general ban on drinking alcohol in public places was lifted in Estonia on Tuesday. This amendment will leave the door wide open for drinking ... » more

5.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 04/05/2014

A turning point in the crisis

The question of war or peace in Ukraine has not yet been resolved but the events in Odessa definitely represent a turning point in the ... » more

6.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 22/04/2014

The anti-Maidans are easier to influence

The seizure of many administrative buildings in eastern Ukraine by pro-Russian forces has provoked much speculation about Russia's role in the conflict. Ukrainian sociologist Volodymir ... » more

7.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 15/04/2014

Protection for gays spreading towards Russia

The Estonian parliament will deliberate this week for the first time on a new partnership law that would significantly bolster the rights of same-sex couples. ... » more

8.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 10/04/2014

Men also hurt by gender pay gap

Equal Pay Day will be celebrated in Estonia today. At 30 percent, the gender pay gap in the country is the highest in the EU. ... » more

9.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 03/04/2014

Consideration for Russia futile

Stronger Nato presence in the Baltic will be a provocation to Russia, but it makes sense, the liberal daily Eesti Päevaleht believes: "Opponents of a ... » more

10.  Eesti Päevaleht - Estonia | 18/03/2014

Crimea scenario improbable in Estonian Narva

The developments in Crimea have roused fears in Estonia that a similar scenario could occur in Narva. Almost all the inhabitants of this city on ... » more


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