17.08.2019 Eesti Pank takes its travelling exhibition to Ülemiste Keskus

The travelling exhibition for the centenary of Eesti Pank will be on display by the main entrance to Ülemiste Keskus in Tallinn from Friday. The exhibition uses contrasting examples to tell the story ...

14.08.2019 There are signs within the strong labour market that the economy is cooling
  • The labour market remains favourable for employees
  • The unemployment rate was 5.1% in the second quarter
  • The number of short-term workers from abroad rose noticeably
  • Employers ...
13.08.2019 Transactions on the financial account set the tone for the balance of payments in June

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 41 million euros in surplus in June 2019. There were two fewer working days in June this year than in June last year, and that affected ...

07.08.2019 The number of visitors from Finland was the lowest of recent years in the second quarter
  • Tourists from Finland were one third of all visitors, but the number of them was down
  • Foreign tourists spent 420 million euros in Estonia while Estonian residents spent 300 million euros ...
07.08.2019 The cut in excise slowed inflation

The price level in Estonia in July was 2.1% higher than a year earlier, but was 0.1% lower than in June. The cut in the excise on alcohol had a substantial impact on this. Inflation has also weakened ...