Legal certainty held in esteem
Estonia occupies 14th place among 113 countries in the World Justice Project's recent Rule of Law Index published last week. The pack is led by four Nordic countries: Denmark, Norway, Finland, and Sweden, while other countries ahead of Estonia all sport a far higher standard of living than the Baltic Sea country.
28.10.2016, Joosep VärkE24
Brittide otsus Euroopa Liidust lahkuda viis aktsiaturud langusesse (3)
Suurbritannia valijate eilsel referendumil tehtud otsus Euroopa Liidust lahkuda andis maailma aktsiaturgudele tugeva hoobi, kirjutab Reuters.
The ups and downs of Tallinn Stock Exchange
«Perhaps cheaper?» said President Lennart Meri over telephone at the festive opening of Tallinn Stock Exchange twenty years ago, about to buy his very first securities.
31.05.2016, Tõnis OjaPM
Press freedom declining around the world, including in Estonia
World press freedom deteriorated in 2015, especially in the Americas, advocacy group Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said Wednesday as it released its annual rankings, warning of «a new era of propaganda», while Estonia placed 14th, down from 10th place a year before.
Euroopa Inimõiguste Kohus: uudisteleheküljed ei pea vastutama solvavate kommentaaride eest
Euroopa Inimõiguste Kohus (EIT) langetas eile otsuse, et uudisteleheküljed ei pea vastutama lugejate kirjutatud solvavate ja roppude kommentaaride eest.
03.02.2016, Inna-Katrin HeinPM
Estonia climbs three places on corruption perception scoreboard
Estonia ranks 23rd worldwide, three places higher than last year, in the 21st edition of the Corruption Perceptions Index published by Transparency International on Wednesday.
Estonia ranks 10th in Reporters Without Borders press freedom index
Estonia is in 10th place after Canada and Jamaica in the 2015 World Press Freedom Index published by Reporters Without Borders.
Estonia's HICP inflation back to positive in September
The Estonian harmonized index of consumer prices (HICP) was 145.01 points in September, 0.2 percent higher than in the same month a year ago but 0.1 percent lower than in August, Statistics Estonia said on Tuesday.
The Dwelling Price Index increased in the 1st quarter
According to Statistics Estonia, in the 1st quarter of 2014, the Dwelling Price Index changed by 4.8% compared to the 4th quarter of 2013 and by 17.5% compared to the 1st quarter of the previous year.
Cisco: 2018. aastaks kasvab internetiliiklus kolmekordseks ja kolib mobiilsetesse seadmetesse
Cisco üheksas iga-aastane raport Cisco Visual Networking Index prognoosib võrguliikluse iga-aastaseks kasvuks rohkem kui 20%, jõudes aastaks 2018 1,6 zettabaitini. Peamiste põhjustena tuuakse välja Ultra-HD/4K kvaliteediga videoedastus ning M2M tehnoloogiad (masinalt masinale ehk masinatevahelised ühendused, sealhulgas targad ja isesõitvad autod).
German study lists Estonia’s strengths and weaknesses
Estonia is the most sustainably governed post-Soviet country and ahead of several long-term democracies, shows a fresh study by Bertelsmann Foundation.
08.04.2014, Oliver KundPM
The annual change of the Dwelling Price Index was the biggest of the last three years
According to Statistics Estonia, the Dwelling Price Index increased by 10.7% in 2013 compared to the average of the previous year. Compared to 2012, the prices of apartments increased by 13.3% and the prices of houses by 4.1%.
The decrease in the producer price index of industrial output continued
According to Statistics Estonia, in November 2013, the producer price index of industrial output changed by –0.6% compared to October 2013 and by 3.3% compared to November 2012.
The producer price index of industrial output decreased in October
According to Statistics Estonia, in October 2013, the producer price index of industrial output changed by –0.7% compared to September 2013 and by 4.2% compared to October 2012.
The producer price index of industrial output increased in August
According to Statistics Estonia, in August 2013, the producer price index of industrial output changed by 0.5% compared to July 2013 and by 3.4% compared to August 2012.
Estonia ranks high in Freedom House's democratic development report
The New York based human rights organization Freedom House ranked Estonia second after Slovenia in its annual report on democratic development.
Kummalised kuplid näitavad Harju tänaval tippdisaini
Kuni järgmise nädala lõpuni saab Harju tänava haljasalal näha maailma suurima auhinnafondiga disainikonkursi INDEX:Award võidutöid.
10.07.2009, Uwe Gnadenteich