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Saturday, 25.10.2014, 00:16
Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas, who attends the European Council meeting in Brussels, discussed on Thursday with Prime Minister of Finland Alexander Stubb also concluding an interstate agreement that would help achieve progress in the Estonian-Finnish gas pipeline and LNG terminal issues, LETA/Delfi Ärileht writes.
Keyword tags: Energy, Estonia, EU – Baltic States, Gas, Legislation
The pan-Baltic railway line Rail Baltica's Estonian project manager Miiko Peris said that Estonia intends to submit the first, 191 million euros financing application already in February 2015, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
The city of Tallinn's water utility AS Tallinna Vesi informed the Tallinn Stock Exchange that its 2014 nine months net sales have increased while operating profit remains stable, reports LETA.
Minister of Energy in Lithuania Rokas Masiulis participated at the European Gas Summit organised by the British newspaper the Financial Times and stressed that Europe is heavily dependent on energy import, writes LETA/ELTA.
The Bank of Estonia stated that banks operating in Estonia earned a total of 80 million euros in net profits in the third quarter of 2014, writes Äripäev.ee/LETA.
Meeting in Tallinn with Norwegian Minister for EAA and EU Affairs Vidar Helgesen, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that hopefully in the future, Norway will contribute to Baltic Air Policing from the Ämari Air Base, informed BC Estonian MFA.
As of the end of September 2014, the Estonian government's stabilisation reserve volume was 368.5 million EUR in market value; the volume of the reserve grew by 9 million EUR in a year, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.