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News Estonia Economy: Bank of Estonia: Cooling of economy to reach labor market too

Published on: Monday 28 October 2019
Bank of Estonia: Cooling of economy to reach labor market too
News source: https://news.err.ee/996739/bank-of-estonia-cooling-of-economy-to-reach-labor-market-too

The rate of employment in Estonia was among the highest in the EU in the first half of 2019, however the cooling of the economy is expected to reach the labor market as well soon, the Bank of Estonia said on Monday.

News Estonia Economy: Karaj Trade Delegation to Visit Poland, Estonia

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Karaj Trade Delegation to Visit Poland, Estonia
News source: https://financialtribune.com/articles/domestic-economy/100273/karaj-trade-delegation-to-visit-poland-estonia

Karaj Chamber of Commerce, Industries, Mines and Agriculture plans to send a delegation of traders from the fields of information technology, machinery, food products and tourism to Poland and Estonia.

News Estonia Economy: Estonia and Czech Republic most competitive economies in emerging Europe

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Estonia and Czech Republic most competitive economies in emerging Europe
News source: https://emerging-europe.com/news/estonia-and-czech-republic-most-competitive-economies-in-emerging-europe/

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has named Estonia and the Czech Republic as the most competitive economies in emerging Europe. According to WEF’s latest Global Competitiveness Report, both countries ...

News Estonia Economy: Estonian Foreign Minister Makes a Case For NATO

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Estonian Foreign Minister Makes a Case For NATO
News source: https://news.usni.org/2019/10/08/estonian-foreign-minister-makes-a-case-for-nato

In some respects, what happened in 2007’s cyberattack on Estonia, showed the Baltic state ... peace while still providing military and economic aid to separatists, and NATO and the E.U. should ...

News Estonia Economy: We can bring countries online: Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid to WION

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
We can bring countries online: Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid to WION
News source: https://www.wionews.com/world/we-can-bring-countries-online-says-estonian-president-252363

Estonia, one of the world's most digitised countries, is keen to increase its cyber profile and to provide services globally in tandem with India. While speaking to our principal diplomatic correspondent Sidhant Sibal in New York, Estonia's President Kersti Kaljulaid talked about a number of issues ranging from cyber concerns to climate change. Read the full transcript below.

News Estonia Economy: In Estonia, 99 Percent of Public Services is Online

Published on: Sunday 29 September 2019
In Estonia, 99 Percent of Public Services is Online
News source: http://www.bernama.com/en/news.php?id=1773132

"When Estonia gained independence from the Soviet Union in 1991, the country embarked on a series of fast-track reforms to modernise the economy. From the start, it took a digital approach, thus the e ...

News Estonia Economy: Learn from Bangladesh and Estonia

Published on: Friday 30 August 2019
Learn from Bangladesh and Estonia
News source: https://tribune.com.pk/story/2046212/6-learn-bangladesh-estonia/

For this, the economic policies of like states –particularly Egypt, Bangladesh, and Estonia – should be examined in order to adopt appropriate policies of these states and shun the inept ones.

News Estonia Economy: Estonia Leads Emerging Europe In The Global Innovation Index

Published on: Saturday 31 August 2019
Estonia Leads Emerging Europe In The Global Innovation Index
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/rebeccabanovic/2019/08/31/estonia-leads-emerging-europe-in-the-global-innovation-index/

Estonia is the most innovative economy in emerging Europe, the 24th most innovative globally and 15th in Europe, as indicated by the 2019 Global Innovation Index. Every year, the Global Innovation ...

News Estonia Economy: Why Estonia pioneered digital identity

Published on: Tuesday 03 September 2019
Why Estonia pioneered digital identity
News source: https://www.techradar.com/news/why-estonia-pioneered-digital-identity

Over 6,000 business have been started as a result of the initiative, and millions of pounds have been contributed to the Estonian economy, demonstrating how being digitally advanced has opened doors ...

News Estonia Economy: Meet Phoenix’s newest business partner: Estonia

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Meet Phoenix’s newest business partner: Estonia
News source: https://www.abc15.com/news/region-phoenix-metro/central-phoenix/meet-phoenixs-newest-business-partner-estonia

Estonia, a tiny northern European country on the Baltic Sea with a population smaller than that of Phoenix, has opened a consulate in Arizona and named a well-known local politician and businessman as its honorary consul.

News Estonia Economy: New Ibis Hotel In Estonia First To Feature The Brand's New Concepts

Published on: Tuesday 25 June 2019
New Ibis Hotel In Estonia First To Feature The Brand's New Concepts
News source: https://www.hospitalitynet.org/announcement/41003220/ibis-tallinn-center.html

In January 2019, ibis paved the way for a new kind of hospitality refocused on social interaction in order to satisfy the new expectations of customers. With a warm and personalized welcome and spaces that are entirely open to the outside world, ibis is developing its model and moving from a uniform and standardized approach to one that is more flexible and tailored.

News Estonia Economy: Academics come out on strike against austerity in Estonia

Published on: Thursday 04 July 2019
Academics come out on strike against austerity in Estonia
News source: https://www.opendemocracy.net/en/odr/academics-come-out-strike-against-austerity-estonia/

Estonia is home to six public universities and one private university, which have endured a decade of neglect following the 2008 economic crisis. For much of this period, the issue of underfunding has ...

News Estonia Economy: Bank of Estonia: Borrowing slightly more expensive in 2019

Published on: Thursday 27 June 2019
Bank of Estonia: Borrowing slightly more expensive in 2019
News source: https://news.err.ee/956627/bank-of-estonia-borrowing-slightly-more-expensive-in-2019

According to the Bank of Estonia, the average interest rate for housing loans granted in May was up on the previous month at 2.6 percent, as was that for long-term corporate loans at 2.9 percent. There has been a slight upward trend in interest margins in 2019, which can partly be explained by the shortage of competition in some segments of the loan market.

News Estonia Economy: Comment: Scotland should look to Estonia for the digital future

Published on: Sunday 16 June 2019
Comment: Scotland should look to Estonia for the digital future
News source: https://www.scotsman.com/business/comment-scotland-should-look-to-estonia-for-the-digital-future-1-4947321

In 2007 Estonian citizens were the first to be able to vote online. And it is this bottom-up approach which has allowed the country to build a thriving digital economy on top of its citizen first ...

News Estonia Economy: Drum roll for TLTRO 3: Five questions for the ECB

Published on: Sunday 02 June 2019
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/drum-roll-tltro-3-five-062151501.html

Some officials such as Estonia's Ardo Hansson have said the terms ... But the other criteria for assessing a new TLTRO is the broader economic outlook. And there's no doubt that the balance ...

News Estonia Economy: Estonia, Azerbaijan may expand ports cooperation

Published on: Thursday 23 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098560512/Estonia-Azerbaijan-may-expand-ports-cooperation?src=Rss

Approximately 2,500 Azerbaijanis live in Estonia. The economic relations between Azerbaijan and Estonia have gradually increased in recent years. The intergovernmental commission on trade and ...

News Estonia Economy: Kazakhstan, Estonia intend to strengthen digitalization cooperation

Published on: Wednesday 29 May 2019
News source: https://www.inform.kz/en/kazakhstan-estonia-intend-to-strengthen-digitalization-cooperation_a3532287

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The 6th meeting of the Kazakhstan-Estonian Intergovernmental Commission on economic and scientific-technical cooperation was held in the capital of Kazakhstan, Kazinform ...

News Estonia Economy: Estonian econmin to meet with Russian transport minister at St. Petersburg economic forum

Published on: Sunday 02 June 2019
News source: https://www.baltictimes.com/estonian_econmin_to_meet_with_russian_transport_minister_at_st__petersburg_economic_forum/

TALLINN - Estonian Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure Taavi Aas is to attend the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF) to be held from June 6 to 8 and meet with the Russian ...