Air activity over Europe, an Estonian officer in custody, the hunt for a submarine and claims of cyberattacks have ramped up tensions with the West.
According to Statistics Estonia, in September 2014, the production of industrial enterprises rose by 4% compared to September of the previous year. The production increased in manufacturing, but decreased in mining and energy.
According to Statistics Estonia, in September 2014 compared to September of the previous year, the retail sales of goods of retail trade enterprises increased 6% at constant prices.
Estonian state-owned port operator Tallinna Sadam concluded contracts with shipyards Remontowa Shipbuilding and Sefine Shipyard for building four new ferries for the routes between the Estonian mainland and biggest islands; each shipyard will build two ferries, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Irish low-fare airline Ryanair hopes to serve 2.3 million passengers in the Baltics in 2014, the airline informed LETA.
Estonian state-owned energy company Eesti Energia announced that its sales revenues reached 197 million euros in the third quarter of 2014, decreasing by 9% compared to the same period in 2013 while the net profit amounted to 44 million euros, a growth of 5% year-on-year, writes LETA.