19.02.2019 Eesti Pank says that the departure of Danske from Estonia will not significantly affect the Estonian economy

The closing of Danske Bank’s branch after it was prohibited on Tuesday from operating in Estonia for violating anti-money laundering rules will not have any substantial impact on the Estonian economy. ...

14.02.2019 Unemployment has fallen to almost the same low level as in the economic boom

Unemployment fell in the final quarter of last year to 4.4% in Estonia, which is the same low level as in the economic boom. As the unemployment figure has fallen however, so the indicators for the ...

13.02.2019 The current account was slightly in deficit in December

The flash estimate1 put the Estonian current account at 13 million euros in deficit in December 2018. The goods and services account was in balance. Exports of goods in the balance of payments ...

12.02.2019 The Supervisory Board of Eesti Pank has elected Madis Müller as candidate for the position of Governor

In a secret ballot at its meeting on Tuesday the Supervisory Board of Eesti Pank elected Madis Müller as candidate for the position of Governor of the central bank.

The candidates for the post ...

07.02.2019 Inflation slowed in January

Data from Statistics Estonia show that yearly inflation slowed in January to 2.7%. Preliminary assessments show that inflation in the euro area stood at 1.4% at the same time.

Inflation was ...