August 2009
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Aug2009, Vol. 16 Issue 8, p10
Country Report
The article presents the political and economic risk and business development in Estonia. Prime Minister Andrus Ansip appointed the head of the parliamentary finance committee Jurgen Ligi as new finance minister on June 3, 2009. Current account improves its performance from EUR0.69bn deficit record from 2008 after it experiences a dramatic correction of gross domestic product (GDP). Statistics revealed the real quarter real gross domestic product (GDP) to 6.1% contraction.


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