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Sunday, 19.05.2013, 02:52
Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureau show that the total foreign trade turnover at current prices in April 2012 comprised LVL 1190.1 million – 4.2% or LVL 52.5 million less than month ago and 11.9% or LVL 126.6 million more than in April 2011.
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According to the data of the Central Statistical Bureau, manufacturing turnover1 (according to seasonally adjusted data at current prices) in April 2012, as compared to March 2012, decreased by 1.3%, of which in domestic market – by 0.2% and in export – by 2.2%.
In May 2012, average annual inflation calculated by Statistics Lithuania based on the harmonised index of consumer prices (HICP), which is methodologically harmonised with those of other EU member states, stood at 3.9%.
According to Statistics Estonia, in April 2012, 205,000 tourists stayed in the accommodation establishments of Estonia, which was 5% more than in April last year.
According to Statistics Estonia, in April 2012, exports of goods from Estonia decreased by 7% and imports to Estonia by 4% at current prices compared to April of the previous year. Compared to the same month of the previous year, exports decreased already for the second month in succession, which is also influenced by the high comparison basis last year. Trade decreased also compared to March.
Company Visaginas Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) implementing the Visaginas NPP project is going to allocate around LTL 3 million (EUR 0.7 million) to promotion of the project.
Unity's Saeima leader Dzintars Zakis told LETA today that over the weekend he met with management at his company Datoru centrs Ltd. where he agreed to repurchase his new "Volvo XC60" SUV, thereby "resolving moral-ethical issues."