Edgar Savisaar

Type: Person
Name: Edgar Savisaar
Title: Party Leader - Centre Party of Estonia (Estonia)
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

VIRAL PULSE: The Case of Stolen 'Drinking Allowed Here' Signs

The city of Tallinn's war on public drinking continues to generate fodder for a colorful sideshow, with some of the brand-new signs denoting outdoor drinking areas going missing and a city official alleging a national government plot.It started with an ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

ETV: Center Party's Shady Partner Buying Votes

(Postimees/Scanpix)ETV's Pealtnägija program has uncovered a scheme where a shady businessman has received cheap rental property from Tallinn, and in turn has helped the party gain votes in local elections.The program said 66-year-old Juri Saharov won ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Ratas: Center Party Has Tilted to One Extreme

Jüri Ratas (Stanislav Moškov/Scanpix)Center Party board member and former Tallinn mayor Jüri Ratas, whom the daily Postimees speculated could join the rival Reform Party before the next parliamentary election, said he wants to belong to a party which ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

One by One, Some Cities Re-Ban Public Alcohol Consumption

(Postimees/Scanpix)Just two months after a change to national legislation made it legal to drink alcohol in most public places, Tallinn plans to clamp down again. The southern town of Elva already instituted a local ban."If we want to be the Nordics and ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Tallinn to prohibit consumptio...

From (photo: twitter)New plans could be put in place in Tallinn prohibiting drinking alcohol in public spaces, Postimees Online reports.The city government stated in the municipal newspaper Pealinn that drinking in public places clearly disturbs fellow ... [Published Baltic Times - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Savisaar: Baltic Way Helped Convince Soviet Powers Independence Was The Next Step

Edgar Savisaar (Postimees/Scanpix)Tallinn Mayor Edgar Savisaar, one of the organizers behind the Baltic Way, said the 1989 human chain through Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania helped top Soviet politicians to understand that independence was the next st ... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Aug 25 2014]

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...health, we have to again make public drinking something that is looked down on," said Mayor Edgar Savisaar in the city-funded paper , Pealinn. "at one point, tallinn was the first to ban night-time sales of alcohol, which forced the national government to follow tallinn's way."

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VIRAL PULSE: The Case of Stolen 'Drinking Allow... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Sep 18 2014]
ETV: Center Party's Shady Partner Buying Votes [Published Eesti Televisioon - Sep 04 2014]
Ratas: Center Party Has Tilted to One Extreme [Published Eesti Televisioon - Aug 28 2014]
One by One, Some Cities Re-Ban Public Alcohol C... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Aug 26 2014]
Tallinn to prohibit consumptio... [Published Baltic Times - Aug 25 2014]
Savisaar: Baltic Way Helped Convince Soviet Pow... [Published Eesti Televisioon - Aug 25 2014]
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