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Monday, 27.02.2017, 06:56
Estonia has decided to participate in Finland's procurement of self-propelled howitzers and buy at least 12 South Korean K9 Thunder howitzers which will enter the equipment of the defense forces by 2021, informs LETA/BNS.
Keyword tags: Estonia, EU – Baltic States, Security
Lietuvos Energija (Lithuanian Energy, LE), the state-owned energy holding company, expects the country's government to shortly make a positive decision on the Kaunas cogeneration power plant estimated at a preliminary 147 mln euros to end discussions on the need to build it, writes LETA/BNS.
The manufacturer of graphene-based ultracapacitors Skeleton Technologies is about to borrow money from the European Investment Bank, with the loan agreement to be signed next week, reports LETA/BNS.
Russia's Alfa-Bank is seeking to recover 14.431 million euros from Vidmantas Kucinskas, one of Lithuania's richest business people and the owner of the fertilizer, fodder, sugar and turkey meat group Arvi, reports LETA/BNS.
Russia’s Ambassador-designate to Latvia, Yevgeny Lukyanov, who earlier today met with Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Unity), aims to improve bilateral relations, informs LETA/BNS.
A personal exhibition of Latvian artist Tatyana Palchuk "Hymn to Creativity" opened in the art gallery of Rietumu Bank. The exhibition presents a series of works created in the last three years - they will be publicly displayed for the first time.
Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways, or LG), the state-run railway company, posted 1.8 mln euros in preliminary net loss in 2016 after netting a profit of 2.776 mln euros in the year before, reports LETA/BNS.