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Friday, 24.05.2013, 17:44
The Chinese television "The Chine Travel Channel" will promote Latvian business tourism opportunities, Nozare.lv was informed by business club "Rigas marka" board member Normunds Stals.
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In the first four months of the year, Latvia's exports increased 16 percent from the respective period in 2011, the steepest increase in the European Union, according to the latest data from the EU's statistical office Eurostat. Lithuania's exports grew 14 percent. Estonia's exports grew 5 percent.
The European Commission has proposed increasing several fishing quotas in the Baltic Sea next year, as previous restrictions have allowed fish populations to increase.
Apranga Group, the leading fashion retailer of Lithuania and the Baltic States, opened the first Burberry store in the Baltic region: the 230 square meters store opened in Tallinn, Estonia, opens doors on August 17, 2012, Apranga said in a statement.
In January - May 2012 Lithuania's trade in goods balance slipped into deficit of EUR 1.1 billion, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union, said.
The Estonian Association of Shipowners has requested the Ministry of Environment to ask that Estonia be allowed to delay transposing the environmentally friendly ship fuel directive until the year 2020, writes the National Broadcasting.
Today, the government approved amendments to regulations on educator salaries, envisaging increase teacher, school principal and assistant principal salary increases as of September 1.