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Thursday, 23.03.2017, 14:14
Poland became Lithuania's first ally in its efforts to stop the construction of the Russian state corporation Rosatom's nuclear power plant in Belarus when it announced its intentions not to purchase electricity from the facility under construction in Astravyets, just 50 kilometers from Vilnius, Lithuanian politicians and experts said on Monday LETA/BNS.
Keyword tags: Belarus, Energy, Energy Market, EU – Baltic States, Lithuania, Nuclear power plant
AS Eesti Gaas sold 57.7 mln cubic meters of natural gas in February, 1.3 million cubic meters more than in February 2016, reports LETA/BNS.
Police General Guntars Markitans, head of the State Police's Riga Region Police Department, has decided to retire effective March 23, reportsl LETA.
SEB Lizings leasing company finances 72,000 purchases worth EUR 2 bln during its 20 years in business20.03.2017
Since its foundation in 1997, SEB Lizings, a Latvian leasing company of the SEB Group, has issued about EUR 2 bln in financing to its customers for buying 72,000 items.
RB Rail AS Announces the Rail Baltica Project's Major Event of This Year – the Rail Baltica Global Forum 201720.03.2017
RB Rail AS, a three Baltic State joint venture, with the support of the project’s national implementing bodies – Rail Baltic Estonia, Eiropas Dzelzceļa līnijas and Rail Baltica statyba - announces the milestone international two-day event of the Rail Baltica project – the Rail Baltica Global Forum 2017 “Building a New Economic Corridor” on April 24 - 25, Riga, Latvia, the RB Rail representative told BC.
Elisa has entered into an agreement with Santa Monica Networks (SMN) Group, a company specializing in secure IT networks and data center solutions, to acquire SMN's companies in Finland and Estonia, writes LETA/BNS.
Ministry of Transport of Latvian Republic approved Lice in chairperson’s position as of March 20th, 2017. Lice believes that future of Riga International Airport lies in long-haul flights, BC learned in Riga International Airport.