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Number of people wishing to leave Estonia down by a third – PM

Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas said in the Parliament’s Q&A session this week that the positive news was that the number of people who wish to leave Estonia has down by a third.

Authorities adopt wait and see attitude towards Russian-owned Krediidipank

Estonian Financial Supervisory Authority says that until the EU adopts sanctions on Bank of Moscow, they will not be taking actions with regard to Krediidipank that is majority-owned by Bank of Moscow, writes Eesti Päevaleht.

Estonia’s largest oil terminal announces downsizing, layoffs

Estonia’s largest oil terminal Vopak E.O.S. announced that it is going to downsize its operations according to the decrease in business volumes.

We have two weeks to rescue Rail Baltic – Economy Minister

Urve Palo, Estonian Minister of Economy, says that she is confident that Lithuanians will shortly accept that Vilnius cannot be included in the current route for Rail Baltic.

Criminal police arrests head of Estonian mafia

In one of its largest operations against organized crime, the Estonian criminal police on Monday arrested several members of the Estonian mafia, including its head Assar Paulus, writes Postimees....

Estonian Air passenger number down almost 10% in a year

Estonian national carrier Estonian Air served 110,666 passengers during the first quarter of 2014, down from 121,693 in the same period last year.