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Thursday, 23.03.2017, 14:16
Latvia's ruling coalition approves of the legislative amendments concerning the enterprises important for national security, Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs ) told the LETA after the meeting of the ruling coalition parties on Monday.
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There is no point in being afraid of thunder – lightning is the real danger. Thunder just reflects with a lag the flashes of lightning by way of sound. An increase in consumer prices is a similar story: it is an objective reflection of previous developments on the global commodity markets.
With the European Commission's anti-trust probe into Gazprom's operations in Central and Eastern Europe nearing completion, the Russian gas giant has promised to remove barriers to the free flow of Russian gas in Lithuania and other countries in the region and to supply it at competitive prices, writes LETA/BNS.
Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in January 2017 Latvian foreign trade turnover amounted to EUR 1.8 bln, which was 16.1% higher than in January 2016 (at current prices), and the exports and imports values of goods were 13.3 % and 18.5% higher, respectively. In January, Latvia exported goods in the amount of EUR 808.7 mln, and imported goods in the amount of EUR 984.1 mln.
A concentrate of The Baltic Pavilion – a joint exhibition that represented Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition, la Biennale di Venezia 2016 – is now on display in Tallinn at the Design and Architecture Gallery.
Latvia’s Aeroc construction materials producer has been renamed to Bauroc, information from Firmas.lv writes LETA.
Latvian national airline airBaltic will launch flights from Riga to Liepaja on May 16, as the airline informed BC.