Posts tagged as ranking

Latvia’s tax code gets high international ranking again

Thursday, October 15, 2020

While wrangles about tax arrangements are an ever-present feature of Latvia’s domestic political debate, internationally the country’s tax code has been ranked the second-best amongst developed economies. The US-based Tax Foundation (TF) released its annual  International Tax Competitiveness Index   on October 14, placing Latvia second behind Estonia. In its  accompanying report  , TF said: “While Estonia’s tax system is the most competitive in the OECD, the other top countries’ tax…

Lithuania climbs to 11th spot in global Doing Business ranking

Friday, October 25, 2019

Lithuania has risen three notches in the World Bank’s Doing Business report this year, ranking 11th among 190 economies, its highest spot so far. Economy and Innovation Minister Virginijus Sinkevičius expects Lithuania to make it to the top ten next year. “The Law on Insolvency of Legal Entities, which is not included in this year’s report, but has already been adopted and will take effect early next year, […] will…

Lithuania climbs to 11th spot in global Doing Business ranking, 4th in the EU

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Lithuania has risen three notches in the World Bank’s Doing Business report this year, ranking 11th among 190 economies, its highest spot so far. Economy and Innovation Minister Virginijus Sinkevičius expects Lithuania to make it to the top ten next year. “The Law on Insolvency of Legal Entities, which is not included in this year’s report, but has already been adopted and will take effect early next year, […] will…

Kontaveit rises to career-high ranking of 20th, approaching Kanepi record

Monday, October 22, 2018

Estonia’s top tennis player Anett Kontaveit has risen to a career-high ranking of 20th in the fresh WTA rankings published on Monday, daily Postimees reports. In last week’s rankings, Kontaveit, 22, ranked one place lower at 21st. The Estonian tennis star was most recently knocked out of the VTB Kremlin Cup by Tunisian Ons Jabeur, 24, who defeated her 7:5, 6:1 in the quarterfinals on 18 October. Of Estonia’s women…