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Sunday, 08.12.2013, 17:36
According to Statistics Estonia, there were 8,600 job vacancies in the enterprises, institutions and organisations of Estonia in the 3rd quarter of 2013. Compared to the same period of the previous year their number increased by 12.3%, and compared to the previous quarter by 12.7%.
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According to Statistics Estonia, the change of the consumer price index in November 2013 was –0.4% compared to October 2013 and 1.5% compared to November of the previous year. Both the monthly and annual change were influenced the most by housing expenditures.
For the year 2014, Estonian enterprises forecast turnover growth and moderate success on export markets – although investment and innovation activity leave something to be desired, the survey 'Business Barometer 2014', conducted among SEB's business clients, indicated, cites LETA.
The cargo volume transported by the Estonian state-owned railway cargo transport company EVR Cargo reached 14.38 mln tonnes in the first eleven months of the year 2013, which is by 14.7% less than at the same time last year, Äripäev.ee/LETA reports.
Meelis Atonen, council chairman of the Estonian state-owned postal company Eesti Post, said at Competition Board conference on Thursday that Eesti Post should be privatised and the company is ready for it today, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Accelerated growth enables Transiidikeskuse AS to exceed its annual growth target of 10% in 2013, LETA/Äripäev.ee reports.
The Estonian government decided at its Thursday session to reduce the interest rate of loans granted to national carrier Estonian Air to 7.06%, LETA/Postimees Online reports.