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Wednesday, 19.06.2013, 17:31
Cargo turnover results of the first four months of the year 2012 suggest that Riga Port with the total of 12.52 million tons transshipped is the largest among ports of the Baltic countries. A dramatic rise in cargo turnover has been observed in Riga Port since January and results of these four month are strong as well – the volume of cargo serviced by Riga Port grew by 14.89% year-on-year, informs BC port’s press service.
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According to Statistics Estonia, in April 2012 the producer price index of industrial output changed by 0.2% compared to March and by 2.6% compared to April of the previous year.
Those speed cameras that meet all the technical requirements could be put into operation already this week, State Police Chief, general Ints Kuzis announced at a press conference today.
Latvijas Hipoteku un zemes banka (Latvian Mortgage and Land Bank, Mortgage Bank) operated with LVL 0.34 million in profit in the first quarter of 2012, Nozare.lv was informed by the bank's spokeswoman Sandra Eglite.
Turkish Airlines announced at the largest European aviation forum that takes place on Monday and Tuesday in Tallinn that it will launch flights at the Istanbul-Tallinn route, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite, who is attending the NATO Summit in Chicago, underlined that at this summit Lithuania had achieved and reaffirmed all the goals it sought to ensure the security of our country and people, the presidential press service said.
Latvia's personal income tax rate is the eight lowest across the European Union, according to the EU statistical office Eurostat data on 2012.