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News Estonia » Economy: Getting digital: Smart solutions for how to tax the gig economy

News channel or source: http://www.cityam.com/279271/getting-digital-smart-solutions-tax-gig-economy
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

while providing gig economy workers with certainty on their tax liabilities, and streamlining administrative burdens across the board. Don’t expect governments to be able to implement the “Estonia model” overnight – the population of the Baltic ...

News Estonia » Economy: Interview: Kaspar Korjus, Estonian e-Residency lead

News channel or source: http://www.computerweekly.com/news/252433549/Interview-Kaspar-Korjus-Estonian-e-residency-lead
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

E-residents create jobs and boost economy This is a concept not seen before, so the benefits that Estonia achieves will be closely watched by other countries. Korjus admits that most of the tax paid by the companies that are set up will go to their home ...

News Estonia » Economy: Estonian households' borrowings grow 7% in Q3

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/analytics/?doc=137005
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The Estonian economy was a net lender to the rest of the world in the third quarter of 2017, as residents of Estonia invested more financial assets abroad than they received from there. This shows that the trend of recent years for Estonian residents to ...

News Estonia » Economy: Ukraine's adding Estonia to offshore watchlist damaging economic relations

News channel or source: https://news.err.ee/655085/ukraine-s-adding-estonia-to-offshore-watchlist-damaging-economic-relations
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser (SDE) said on Thursday that the government has been in touch with the Ukrainian president as well as the finance minister to resolve the issue of the country having put Estonia on a watchlist of offshore countries.

News Estonia » Economy: Campaigners in Estonia warn of new threats to its unique forests

News channel or source: https://theecologist.org/2018/jan/22/campaigners-estonia-warn-new-threats-its-unique-forests
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The most recent environmental report by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) reveals that Estonia is using its unique forests intensively. Forestry exports have increased and now make up five percent of exports. Ronan O'Shea ...

News Estonia » Economy: Estonian households' borrowings grow 7 pct on year

News channel or source: https://www.baltictimes.com/estonian_households__borrowings_grow_7_pct_on_year/
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

The Estonian economy was a net lender to the rest of the world in the third quarter of 2017, as residents of Estonia invested more financial assets abroad than they received from there. This shows that the trend of recent years for Estonian residents to ...

News Estonia » Economy: Lessons From The Most Digitally Advanced Country In The World

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/peterhigh/2018/01/15/lessons-from-the-most-digitally-advanced-country-in-the-world/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

Kotka: Estonia received a lot of press coverage last year for our e-Residency program, which is just one of the ideas that we created. I am very proud of the real-time economy and the no-legacy policy what we put in place. All the architecture in Estonia ...

News Estonia » Economy: Economic Dialogue and Exchange of Views with the Presidents of the Council (ECOFIN)

News channel or source: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/thinktank/en/document.html?reference=IPOL_IDA(2018)614488
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

This briefing provides an overview of the main achievements of the Estonian Presidency, the Bulgaria Presidency priorities in the economic and financial areas, the recent developments under the European Semester, the implementation of the SGP, the MIP as ...

News Estonia » Economy: Logging surge threatens a quarter of Estonia’s forest, warn conservationists

News channel or source: http://www.climatechangenews.com/2018/01/16/logging-surge-threatens-quarter-estonias-forest-warn-conservationists/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Estonia’s logging volumes have almost tripled in the past ... On paper, the measure is a “compensation limit” to prevent nations’ emissions obligations interfering with economic growth. Hanna Aho from the NGO Fern described it as a “loophole ...

News Estonia » Economy: Abe arrives in Estonia on 1st leg of European tour

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/Abe-arrives-in-Estonia-on-1st-leg-of-European-tour
Publication date: hursday 11 January 2018

Japan is seeking to strengthen economic ties with Europe as Tokyo and the European ... over Pyongyang's nuclear and missile development programs, they said. With Estonia, Japan aims to strengthen cooperation on cybersecurity as the Baltic country is ...