Date: 01.09.2017.

International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Thursday, 23.11.2017, 03:47

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In Q1, rise registered in both freight and passenger traffic in Latvia

In Q1, rise registered in both freight and passenger traffic in Latvia

01.09.2017

Data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to the 1st half of 2016, in the 1st half of 2017 the volume of freights carried by land and pipelines increased by three million tonnes or 5.5%.

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GDP in Lithuania grew by 0.6% in Q2

GDP in Lithuania grew by 0.6% in Q2

01.09.2017

Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on more comprehensive business, tax and price statistics, in II quarter 2017, country’s gross domestic product (GDP) at current prices amounted to EUR 10.3 billion. Compared to I quarter 2017, the real GDP change, seasonally and calendar adjusted, stood at 0.6% (unadjusted – at 7.7%).

In July, the volume of industrial production in Estonia rose by 5%

In July, the volume of industrial production in Estonia rose by 5%

01.09.2017

According to Statistics Estonia, in July 2017, the production of industrial enterprises increased 5% compared to July 2016. Production increased in mining and quarrying and in manufacturing but decreased in the energy sector.


Lithuania becomes increasingly attractive for workers from Ukraine

Lithuania becomes increasingly attractive for workers from Ukraine

01.09.2017

Yuri Kurchenko, a truck driver from Ukraine, has worked in different countries, from Germany to Ireland, but he has now chosen Lithuania, even if he is paid slightly less than he would be in Western Europe, informs LETA/BNS.

In August, the economic sentiment indicator increased by 1 pp in Lithuania

In August, the economic sentiment indicator increased by 1 pp in Lithuania

01.09.2017

Statistics Lithuania informs that in August 2017, the economic sentiment indicator stood at 4 and, against July, increased by 1 percentage point. The consumer confidence indicator increased by 3 percentage points, industrial and service sector confidence indicators – by 1 percentage point each. The construction confidence indicator decreased by 5 percentage points, the trade confidence indicator – by 1 percentage point.


01.09.2017

Estonia, Hyperloop One sign letter of intent

Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas and executives of Hyperloop One signed a letter of intent in Los Angeles on September 1st aimed at working together as part of the Tallinn-Helsinki tunnel project, informs LETA/BNS.

01.09.2017

Eesti Meedia to buy City24 property classifieds portal

AS Eesti Meedia is about to acquire the businesses of the City24 real estate classifieds portal in Estonia and Latvia in a transaction that will not bring with it a consolidation with the Kv.ee real estate portal already belonging to Eesti Meedia, informs LETA/BNS.

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