Estonian drivers are against new fuel
Published 17 April, 2018
At the beginning of May in Estonia the updated version of the law on fuel will start to operate. According to the amendments, the fuel will become more environmentally friendly, as it will be obliged to add biological additives.
Estonian houses take over France
Published 10 April, 2018
The Union of wooden house manufacturers of Estonia stated the need to expand the export market. The main direction for increasing sales is France.
ID cards problem still exists
Published 4 April, 2018
According to representatives of the Estonian government, the issue of ID cards replacement has not yet been resolved completely, with losses already exceeded 3.5 million euros.
Estonia plans to attract the British media in the country
Published 27 March, 2018
Representatives of the Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced their plans to attract British media companies to the country after the British exit from the EU.
Russian novelties for Mitsubishi in Estonia
Published 20 March, 2018
Rail state-owned company EVR Cargo will lease more than 60 modern platforms for transportation of Mitsubishi cargo containers.
Nordic Angel project is waiting for investors and new startups
Published 13 March, 2018
EstBAN, a team of Estonian "business angels" together with the partners from Norway, Denmark and Finland, is launching a new Nordic Angel training and investment program to raise awareness of interstate investments in existing and potential startups.
Estonia and Finland will develop a single ticket
Published 6 March, 2018
Urban governance of Tallinn proposed to develop a single ticket system that would allow to use a single document for all types of public transport in Estonia and Finland.
The main direction of Eesti Post development is e-commerce
Published 27 February, 2018
The Omniva group, which includes the public postal operator Eesti Post, announced the results of 2017 year work. an internal market packages and information services.
An internal market of packages and information services brought the main increase in income.
Cargo carriage volume increases, but only slightly
Published 21 February, 2018
The volume of cargo transportation in Estonia by rail and maritime traffic increased in aggregate by 12% in 2017. However, the pre-crisis level of 2007 will not be achieved soon.
Tallink modernizes vessels with the help of Finnish technologies
Published 12 February, 2018
Estonia's largest shipping operator Tallink Grupp has signed a contract with a young Finnish company Fleetrange Ltd to equip its vessels with the latest Internet of Things system.
The Estonian cruise sector is ready for new records
Published 6 February, 2018
Representatives of the St. Petersburg port "Sea facade" announced a project to create a special cruise company by 2019, which will allow tourists to sail calling at the largest Baltic ports, including Tallinn port, Helsinki port and Pionersky in Kaliningrad.
Alibaba plans to invest in Estonian business
Published 29 January, 2018
The Prime Minister of Estonia discussed possible cooperation with major Chinese trading platform at the world economic forum in Davos.
Investments in Estonian business for 2018 is already planned
Published 23 January, 2018
Enterprise development fund of Estonia (EAS) announced the publication of a plan for investment support of new business projects in 2018. The detailed information will be published at the end of the first quarter on the website
Cargo ports of Estonia raise the alarm
Published 16 January, 2018
Strained Russia's relations with the Eurozone lead to almost disappearance of the existing system of cargo transportation through the Baltic sea. The bulk of cargo now goes to the ports of St. Petersburg, Primorsk and Ust-Luga. It is expected that this figure will reach 100% by 2020.
In Estonia prices are rising, purchasing power is falling
Published 10 January, 2018
According to the service of the European Union Eurostat, Estonia was the only EU country where a decline in retail was recorded last year. The decrease in turnover was more than 1%.
The tunnel project Tallinn-Helsinki approved at the governmental level
Published 26 December, 2017
A joint initiative of Finland and Estonian government structures to develop transport connections resulted in the creation of the FinEst Link project in 2016. The project involves construction of the railway submarine tunnel between the capitals of two states.
Estonia resumed the work of the joint transport commission of the Russian Federation
Published 19 December, 2017
In May of this year Estonian Ministry of Economy offered colleagues from the Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation to conduct joint negotiations and resume the work of the Commission, which was established in 2006.
Estonia extended the contract with "Rosneft"
Published 12 December, 2017
Despite the sanctions and debates in the EU about the "Nord stream-2", Alexela Terminal company extended the contract for services with the Russian petroleum corporation until 2020.
The ports of the Baltic States began to use the new cargo loading system
Published 5 December, 2017
Introduction of the container handling technology of bulk materials will become a new stage in the development of the terminals. It allows to improve significantly the efficiency of cargo handling. The port of Riga became the first one in Europe, where this system was used.
Travel of freight cars by Estonian roads will be paid
Published 28 November, 2017
From January 2018, the truck owners will pay for the right to travel by the roads of Estonia, if the vehicle weight exceeds 3500 kg. Payment will be charged with the Estonian vehicles and trucks registered abroad.