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Notwithstanding the crisis, Estonia will almost certainly be the next state to join the eurozone in January 2011. In a bid to understand the secret of its success, Czech daily Hospodářské noviny examines the country's social and economic model.
Standing at over two metres, and sporting an impressive beard and equally opulent midriff, Kalev Vilgats could easily be cast in the role of a fearsome Viking invader. Scorning lesser quantities, he believes that a decent beer should be served in a glass containing at least one litre, and the walls of the pub tend to shake when he and his friends finally rise to repair to his favourite restaurant not far from the centre of Pärnu in southern Estonia.
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