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Saturday, 25.05.2013, 17:52
Compared to May 2012, the average consumer price level in Latvia in June 2012 decreased by 0.1%. Prices of goods fell by 0.3%, but prices of services – rose by 0.6%. Compared to June of the previous year, consumer prices increased by 1.9%.
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According to the data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia (CSB), in 2011 average costs of forest regeneration comprised from LVL 313 to LVL 435 per ha, depending on the forest land quality group. Average costs of forest regeneration per hectare are influenced by the soil preparation, small sapling expenses and planting costs. The highest soil preparation and planting costs in 2011 were recorded in the forest land of 3rd quality group*.
In the first half of 2012, the Liepaja Port handled 3.52 million tons of cargo, 48.6% more than in the corresponding period in 2011, as Liepaja Special Economic Zone public relations specialist Liga Ratniece-Kadege informed LETA.
The City of Tallinn intends to contest the ruling made by the Tallinn Administrative Court on Friday which did not agree with the complaint of Tallinn against its inability to allow some Russian-language secondary schools to freely choose the language of studies, writes LETA/Delfi.ee.
Today, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics met with the incoming Swiss Ambassador to Latvia Walter Haffner, who has arrived for an introductory visit, LETA was informed by the Foreign Ministry's Press and Information Department.
The joint-stock gas supply company Itera Latvija achieved LVL 119.63 million in consolidated turnover in 2011, 46.6% more than in 2010, when the company's turnover amounted to LVL 81.6 million, according to the Register of Enterprises' Lursoft data.
This week, the Central Electoral Commission of Lithuania (VRK) is planning to distribute over LTL 10 million (EUR 2.9 million) to the political parties of the country ahead of upcoming parliamentary elections.