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Saturday, 25.05.2013, 01:29
Statistics Lithuania informs that in I quarter 2012, the volume of construction works carried out amounted to LTL 977 million. The construction work carried out within the national territory accounted for 93% (LTL 912 million) of the total construction work, outside the national territory – 7% (LTL 65 million). Against IV quarter 2011, the share of construction works carried out within the national territory decreased by 57.5% at constant prices, seasonally adjusted – 4.2%.
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Parking slots for bicycles will open in Tallinn this season from May 15 until September 22; the guests and residents of the city will be allowed to use them free of charge.
This week Swedbank in Lithuania received the Responsible Business Award in the Environmental category for engaging and educating clients and suppliers in the area of sustainable development, the banking group said in a statement.
Eastern Europe, both feared and fascinating, welcomes this summer to discover five of its most romantic beaches. Feared because there are still preconceptions related to its development and travel safety, fascinating, because there is still so much to discover – Eastern Europe is a mysterious destination for many Occidental travelers – the Argophilia Travel portal invites every traveler to visit five outstanding Eastern European beaches this summer, and one of them is Lithuanian captivating resort Curonian Spit.
This weekend, Lithuanian Prime Minister Andrius Kubilius was on a working visit to Tallinn where he participated in a traditional conference of Lennarto Meri, first President of Estonia since its re-established independence, to discuss prospects for European energy security, the PM's Office reports.
Low-income residents will not notice the government's proposed tax cuts, since their income will not increase considerably, Riga Mayor Nils Usakovs (Harmony Center) told the LNT morning show "900 sekundes" today.
Industrial production output in Latvia increased by 8.5% in March 2012 from March 2011, which was the second steepest increase across the European Union, according to latest data presented the EU statistical office Eurostat.