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Tuesday, 24.01.2017, 03:07
The merger between Rigas Piensaimnieks and its owner, Food Union Baltics, that began last year has now been completed, according to Firmas.lv business information website writes LETA.
Keyword tags: Financial Services, Foodstuff, Latvia, Markets and Companies
Lithuania's Vytautas Magnus University (VDU) and the Lithuanian University of Education Sciences (LEU) expect to merge by the end of 2017, representatives of both universities said LETA/BNS after meeting with Parliamentary Speaker Viktoras Pranckietis on Thursday.
Lithuanian businessman Kestutis Juscius has confirmed to BNS that his Baltic Champs Group had secured a loan from the Austrian branch of the Russian state bank Sberbank for payment for the shares of one of the country's largest agricultural investment companies Auga Group, reports LETA/BNS.
Chairman of the Estonian parliament's Legal Affairs Committe Jaanus Karilaid finds that the present composition of the Riigikogu will not adopt the implementing provisions of the gender neutral Registered Partnerchip Act and dealing with the subject now would only result in new confrontations, informs LETA/BNS.
Macro Riga has reduced its stake in Latvian high technology company HansaMatrix, according to a statement submitted to the Nasdaq Riga stock exchange.
Hungarian low-fare airline Wizz Air transported a total of 476,200 passengers to and from Riga International Airport last year, which was 0.7% more when compared to 2015, the airline informed BC.
The woman found dead in an apartment in Dobele with her husband earlier this week was pregnant, State Police Dobele Precinct Chief Aigars Bite told LETA.