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Monday, 24.04.2017, 10:15
The Estonian state-owned energy company Eesti Energia is planning to take over 5% of the Polish energy market, CEO Hando Sutter told journalists on Monday, according to the ISBnews reports writes LETA/BNS.
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Latvian payment services provider Transact Pro has launched its first project in Lithuania, issuing gift cards for Kaunas-based Mega, reports LETA
Unemployment rate in Latvia reduced 0.1 percentage points (ppt) to 8.3% in March, according to the State Employment Agency's data reports LETA.
The coalition today agreed to form a workgroup tasked with finding a solution to the excessively high sums many households are required to pay in property tax, reports LETA.
The Interior Ministry’s state secretary Ilze Petersone-Godmane is currently not authorized to access objects that are classified as state secrets, the Constitution Protection Bureau's spokeswoman Iveta Maura told LETA.
In line with forecasts, the fastest leap of consumer prices is behind us. In March, consumer prices increased by 3.4% year-on-year – the annual inflation hardly changed compared to February (when this indicator was at 3.3%). In the coming months, the year-on-year inflation will hover around the 3% mark. The most important risk facing the inflation forecast currently is the future dynamics of oil prices.
Latvia wants to expand exports of Latvian goods to Belarus therefore it calls on Belarus to resolve the issues which impede mutual trade, the State Secretary of the Latvian Foreign Ministry, Andrejs Pildegovics, said during the regular political consultations between the foreign ministries of both countries today in Riga, writes LETA.