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Wednesday, 19.06.2013, 21:16
Statistics Lithuania informs that in July 2012, compared to June, zero change in prices for consumer goods and services was observed. The annual inflation (July 2012, against July 2011) stood at 2.8%.
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Compared to June 2012 the average consumer price level in July 2012 decreased by 0.5%. The average prices of goods decreased by 0.7%, but of services rose by 0.1%. Compared to July of previous year, consumer prices have increased by 1.7%.
European Union (EU) funds are being highly successfully absorbed by Liepaja, and the city is among the most positive examples in Latvia in this regard, Finance Minister Andris Vilks (Unity) said in an interview on Rietumu Radio today.
The review of the Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital's request for additional LVL 10 million funds was postponed at the initiative of the Health Ministry, LETA was informed by Health Ministry Communications Department head Egita Pole.
Sources inform LETA that Corruption Prevention Bureau (CPB) agents yesterday detained the chief judge of Riga Zemgale District Court.
The Tax and Customs Board reported that there are only a few cross-border commuters left on the Estonian eastern border who are trying to bring half a tank of motor fuel as well as other goods that are more expensive in Estonia into the country, writes LETA/National Broadcasting.
Central government consolidated budget surplus amounted to LVL 123.9 million in the first seven months of 2012, determined by a surplus of LVL 177.3 million in central government basic budget and a deficit of LVL 53.4 million in central government special budget, according to operational data.