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Sunday, 30.04.2017, 04:30
The state-owned Estonian airline Nordica carried in cooperation with its strategic partner LOT Polish Airlines 41,200 passengers in March, 57% more than in the same month last year.
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The Latvian airline airBaltic has been notified by the Danish investor Lars Thuesen that formalities have been completed to acquire 20% stake in Latvian national airline airBaltic that was held by German investor Ralf-Dieter Montag-Girmes, the airBaltic representatives informed BC.
The price of electricity in Nord Pool's Lithuanian bidding area averaged 31.3 euros per megawatt-hour in March, almost unchanged from a year ago and down by 14% from a month ago, Litgrid said on Friday.
Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on non-final data obtained from customs declarations, Intrastat reporting and VAT returns data, exports of goods in February 2017 amounted to 2 bln, imports – EUR 2.2 bln. Exports of goods of Lithuanian origin amounted to EUR 1.2 bln. The foreign trade deficit of Lithuania amounted to EUR 250.2 mln.
The state owned stevedore B.L.B.Baltijas Terminals plans to renovate oil product reloading and storage terminal, said Riga Freeport Administration’s representative Vita Gerharde.
With Latvia's natural gas market opened for competition and a discount obtained by Lithuania from Russia's gas giant Gazprom set to expire, liquefied natural gas' share of the Baltic gas market is likely to grow and consumption of gas supplied by pipeline is likely to decline, an Eesti Energia official said LETA/BNS on Friday.
Higher education fair Study in Lithuania is held in Kiev on Friday, providing an opportunity to present 16 Lithuanian higher education institutions, writes LETA/BNS.