Estonia

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Estonia

Despite a very small population and a checkered past it has moved forward with innovation, digitisation and modernisation, Estonia is a model country for the world. The Northern European nation of Estonia is bordered by Russia and Latvia to the east and south, respectively. The country has a coastline on the Gulf of Finland to the north and the Baltic Sea to the west which surrounds the country to the north and west. Since regaining its independence, Estonia has been one of the fastest growing economies in the region. Flexibility and openness are the characteristics and pervasive principles of Estonia s economic policy. Being the first country to offer e-Residency, a government-issued digital identity and status that provides access to Estonia’s transparent digital business environment and allows digital entrepreneurs to manage business from anywhere entirely online.Through the implementation of quick reforms, westernisation of the economy, innovation and openness to foreign capital have attracted numerous international companies to Estonia – Ericsson, ABB, Stora Enso, Symantec, Stoneridge, to name a few and is currently a world leader in digital governance Estonian is the official language of the nation and it has about 1,3 billion inhabitants. With a total population of 450,305, Tallinn, is the capital of the country and is Estonia’s most populous city. It also has the highest number of startups per capita in the european continent. As many successful international companies like Skype were born within the capital, it was nicknamed "the Silicon Valley of Europe" . Its official currency is the Euro (EUR)

Access to teleco-Broadband

Mobile

Download: 45.58 Mbps

Upload: 14.41Mbps

Rank: 21

Fixed broadband

Download: 56.05 mbps

Upload: 38.69 mbps

Rank: 45

Estonian Startup Visa

Entrepreneur - All Business Sectors
Free - 18 months - Estonia

The Estonian Startup Visa, initiated by the state and local startup community, is a program which helps non-EU founders to develop their startup in Estonia and also assists Estonian startups to hire skilled professionals from non-EU countries.Any non...

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Temporary residence permit for business

Entrepreneur , Investor - All Business Sectors
$72000 - Five years - Estonia

A temporary residence permit for business can be applied, under general conditions if you have a holding in a company or you operate as a sole proprietor and you have invested in business activity in Estonia at least 65,000 euros of capital (in the c...

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Temporary residence permit for business

Entrepreneur - All Business Sectors
Free - Five years - Estonia

A temporary residence for conducting business at a startup – the startup company must have been previously evaluated by the expert committee, unless a specification applies. You can find more information on the evaluation and specifications of startu...

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Temporary residence permit for business

Investor - All Business Sectors
$1100000 - Five years - Estonia

A temporary residence permit for major investor – if you have made a direct investment of at least 1,000,000 euros in a company entered into the commercial register of Estonia that invests mostly into the Estonian economy, or an investment in an inve...

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