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Wednesday, 01.03.2017, 19:46
Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to October, in November 2016 Latvian foreign trade turnover at current prices decreased by 0.6%, as the exports value of goods fell by 0.1 % and the imports value of goods dropped by 1.1 %. In November, Latvia exported goods in the amount of EUR 970.3 mln and imported goods in the amount of EUR 1.1 bln. The foreign trade balance improved slightly, as the exports in the total foreign trade value increased up to 47.0% (46.8% in October).
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Lithuania's authorities have taken steps to block plans for building the country's largest privately-owned data center close to Vilnius following an intelligence warning that it may be hooked up to a Russian spying center, reports LETA/BNS.
The Estonian Maritime Administration has decided to put an icebreaker in operation in the Bay of Parnu as of Tuesday, reports LETA.
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has signed a decree scrapping visa requirements for the citizens of 80 countries, including 39 countries of Europe and of the United States.
The position of Estonia in the classification of countries of the United Nations has not changed and hence no changes have taken place related to the Estonian candidacy for a non-permanent seat of the UN Security Council, spokespeople for the Estonian Foreign Ministry said.
The Latvian National Defense Academy today launched an international course for middle-rank command and staff navy officers, the Latvian Defense Ministry said LETA.
The company with the largest share capital registered in the Latvian Enterprise Register last week was Stern Holding with a share capital of EUR 40 mln, writes LETA.