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Thursday, 23.03.2017, 14:16
Statistics Lithuania informs that in IV quarter 2016, against the same quarter of 2015, labour costs per hour worked in industrial, construction and service enterprises (including individual enterprises), calendar adjusted, increased by 10.7%, of which in business enterprises – 10.6%.
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The current account surplus for 2016 was the largest since independence was regained at 2.7% of GDP. Reinvested income is preferred to new money for use in investment. The net international investment position continued to improve.
Estonia is holding the rotating chairmanship of the European Interparliamentary Space Conference (EISC) this year, and as part of the chairmanship two international events will be held in Estonia, MP Liisa Oviir, chairwoman of the EISC during the Estonian chairmanship, said LETA/BNS.
An emergency has been declared in Vilnius after Legionella bacteria were found in the water systems of several apartment buildings in the Lithuanian capital, writes LETA/BNS.
Lithuania's KG Group, which is controlled by Tautvydas Barstys, is set to invest 10 million euros in its two companies in Belarus after securing a working capital loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), reports LETA/BNS.
The Economics Ministry and the Latvian Investment and Development Agency in collaboration with the Transport Ministry are working on a special offer targeting potential tourists from China, Transport Ministry State Secretary Kaspars Ozolins said during a meeting with Wang Zhiqing, Deputy Administrator of the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), on Thursday, March 9, reports LETA.
Chrome was the most popular Internet browser in Latvia in February, according to a survey by Gemius company writes LETA.