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Thursday, 20.06.2013, 04:12
Compared to the 2nd quarter of 2011, the unit value (UV) in the 2nd quarter of 2012 increased by 2.7 % for exported goods and by 7.9 % for imported goods. In its turn, compared to the previous quarter, the unit value of exported goods increased by 0.8 % while the UV of imported goods rose by 1.2 %.
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So far the biggest ship ever entered the Port of Riga left it on August 8. Almost 112 thousand tons of coal to be forwarded to the French port Dunkirk was loaded on board of the UBC ONSAN sailing under the flag of the Netherlands.
Today, Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis (Unity) met with German Ambassador to Latvia Andrea Wiktorin, receiving conformation that Berlin will support Latvia's goals of joining the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the eurozone.
The consolidated pre-audited results of AB Lietuvos Dujos for the 1st half of 2012 prepared according to the International Financial Reporting Standards, NasdaqOMX Baltic reports.
Meelis Kitsing, the head of the economic analysis division of the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications, stated that Russia’s accession to WTO will have a great impact, but it will be reflected in the long-term perspective rather than immediately, writes LETA/National Broadcasting.
In 2012, the instances of illegal labour increased three times compared with the same period last year.
The Tallinn City Government approved on Wednesday of the draft regulation that would make it possible for city residents to use public transport in the city free of charge from the year 2013, writes LETA/National Broadcasting.