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Thursday, 23.10.2014, 12:20
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.
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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.
According to the Baltic Household Outlook, prepared by SEB and introduced to the public today, 80% of Estonians are satisfied with the adoption of the euro, and this year positivity even exceeds the EU average, writes LETA/Estonian Public Broadcasting.
The Estonian Riigikogu completed on Wednesday the first reading of the 2015 state budget, which has revenues of 8.4 billion and expenditures of 8.5 billion euros planned in it, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
In the Nordic electricity bourse Nord Pool Spot (NPS) Estonian price region, the average electricity price was 42.97 EUR per MWh in September 2014, by 9.9% higher than in August 2014, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Yesterday, the Estonian Parliament passed a bill that sets out the legal basis for the issuance of a digital identity to persons who are not Estonian citizens or residents of Estonia, reports LETA/Baltic Business News.
Ten tourism companies from Pärnu County have sent a plea to the Association of Local Authorities of Pärnu County and Pärnu County Governor, asking for the renovation of Pärnu airport, writes LETA, referring to Estonian Public Broadcasting.