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Tuesday, 30.09.2014, 22:53
The Estonian dairy industry sales revenue in the first half of the year 2014 was by nearly 10% higher and profit increased by 1.7% compared to the same period last year, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
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According to the Estonian Ministry of Finance, the Estonian state budget collected revenue of 5.11 billion euros in the first eight months of the year, which is 63.7% of the total amount planned in the budget for the year, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Estonian business paper Äripäev's annual TOP 500 of the wealthiest people in Estonia declares railway businessman Oleg Ossinovski the wealthiest person in Estonian for the second year in a row, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
Estonian Ministry of Agriculture predicts Estonia's grain harvest in 2014 at a record 1.2 million tonnes, which is by 22% more than last year, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
On 29 September 2014, Estonian Air starts flights between Tallinn and Bromma Stockholm Airport. The flights are operated twice a day on weekdays from 29 September to 19 December 2014 and from 26 January to 19 June 2015, reports BC Estonian Air’s press service.
The Riigikogu European Union Affairs Committee (EUAC) does not support the draft initiated by the European Commission on reducing the number of seats in the Committee of the Regions and the Economic and Social Affairs Committee by one per Member State; the reduction is to start with the least populous Member States, i.e. Estonia, Luxembourg and Cyprus, reports LETA.
The collection of VAT among companies who are registered as liquid fuel operators in Estonia has increased this year by 30 million euros, or 38%, said the Tax and Customs Board, LETA/Postimees Online reports.