25.11.2014 Loans and leases of households grew by 2.1% over the year
The stock of loans and leases granted to households and companies continued its modest growth in October, increasing by 3.3%. The monthly increase in such loans and leases has received more support...
14.11.2014 Labour force participation was high in the third quarter
Data from Statistics Estonia show that employment grew by 1.1% year-on-year in the third quarter of 2014. As the working age population shrank, this means that the employment rate was 1.2...
12.11.2014 Meeting of the Supervisory Board of Eesti Pank
At its regular meeting on Tuesday, the Supervisory Board of Eesti Pank started the first reading of the changes to the statutes of the central bank, which will be concluded at the next meeting....
12.11.2014 Ardo Hansson: a shrinking labour force will boost wage growth in the future
At a conference on economics in Tallinn on Wednesday, Governor of Eesti Pank Ardo Hansson explained that increasingly scarce labour resources in Estonia will in future boost wage growth, making...
11.11.2014 Consumption and manufacturing support GDP growth
The flash estimate published today by Statistics Estonia shows that GDP grew in the third quarter by 2.1% year-on-year and 0.2% quarter-on-quarter. Annual growth in manufacturing and in the retail...