24.10.2014 E-invoice standing orders are being used for 97% of the earlier direct debit payments
An average of one million domestic payments were made in Estonia each day in the third quarter with a value of 410 million euros, which is about the same as in previous quarters. An average of 54...
23.10.2014 Banks earned 80 million euros in net profit in the third quarter
Bank lending to Estonian companies and households was 2.9% larger in September than a year earlier. The portfolio increased by 42 million euros during the month, more than half coming from...
17.10.2014 Corporate borrowing has increased somewhat
Corporate debt was 3.3% larger at the end of the second quarter than it was a year earlier. Both domestic and foreign debt liabilities increased by about the same amount and long-term debt...
14.10.2014 The labour market has not yet adjusted sufficiently to the weaker economic environment
Labour costs increased a little more slowly in the first half of 2014 than they had earlier, but still notably faster than the total value added created in the economy. There are several reasons...
14.10.2014 The main topics at the Annual Meeting of the IMF were economic growth and risk
The Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund discussed measures that could help support a recovery in growth in the global economy and resilience against risks. An important point for...