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Wednesday, 28.01.2015, 06:12
Estonia could implement the so-called "keys back" principle, following the example of Latvia, Estonian Justice Minister Andres Anvelt said on Monday in the Riigikogu when answering questions, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
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A total of 70.4 million euros were invested in Estonian start-ups in 2014, which is 2.3 times more than in 2013, Äripäev.ee/LETA reports.
When comparing European health care systems, it emerged that Estonia can offer the best price-quality ratio in healthcare services, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Swedbank announced in its fresh economic outlook on Tuesday that Estonia's economic growth forecast in 2015 was revised down to 2% from 2.5% it had forecast in November 2014, reports LETA.
Banks operating in Estonia earned a profit of 331 million euros in 2014, 25.2% less than in 2013, it appears from the financial statistics published on Monday by Eesti Pank, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas is of the opinion that the proposals of Greece to start negotiating its debt down are inappropriate and all that is borrowed must be paid back, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
Starting from 5 January of the year 2015, Lithuania’s Arijus Logistics commenced its activities as an agent of shipping line Unifeeder in Estonia, reports LETA/ELTA.