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Sunday, 19.05.2013, 17:01
According to Statistics Estonia, in 2011, the average monthly gross wages and salaries were 839 euros and increased by 5.9% compared to the previous year. The real wages also increased after the two years’ decrease.
Keyword tags: Analytics, Estonia, Financial Services, Markets and Companies, Wages
In Q1, 2012 the state's non-financial companies' return for sold goods and provided services stood at LTL 48.5 billion (EUR 14 billion) and grew by 15.8% compared to Q1 in 2011 and decreased by 3.9% compared to Q4, 2011.
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite signed the law on liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal.
In regard to the recent scandal involving the head of Unity's group at Saeima Dzintars Zakis, Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis (Unity) has ordered the Finance Ministry to find solutions in restricting value-added tax (VAT) scheming on automobile purchases.
Jobless and homeless Eastern Europeans will be forcibly removed from the British county of Sussex (southern England), the newspaper "The Argus" reports.
Today, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Reform Party) met with Secretary General of the Nordic Council of Ministers (NCM) Halldor Asgrimsson, emphasizing the importance of close Baltic-Nordic cooperation.
Today, the Riga Central District Court ruled that the proposed strike by the Latvian National Opera Chorus' trade union is illegal.