Date: 07.09.2017.

International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Friday, 22.09.2017, 09:21

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European rapid alert system for food: increasing consumers’ protection

European rapid alert system for food: increasing consumers’ protection

07.09.2017

Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed (RASFF) established in 1979, enables all EU member states to take coordinated, coherent and simultaneous actions with the objective to ensure the highest possible level of consumer protection.

Keyword tags: EU – Baltic States, Foodstuff, Legislation, Markets and Companies, Modern EU



Changing and transforming mobility: driving in future Europe

Changing and transforming mobility: driving in future Europe

07.09.2017

The EU’s Connecting Europe Facility program, among other things, is aimed at creating synergies between new technologies in such fields as connectivity, cooperative systems, and automation. The idea is to extend the existing Cooperative Intelligent Transport Systems (C-ITS) and building a new one to connect and automate driving. But preparatory work in the Baltic States could be huge…

The future of rail transport and logistics discussed within the Futurism Conference 2017

The future of rail transport and logistics discussed within the Futurism Conference 2017

07.09.2017

Future mobility, technologies, customers' needs, sustainability, innovation and operational viability are the main topics discussed today by Baiba Rubesa, CEO and Chairperson of the Management Board of the joint venture RB RAIL AS, Mark Pettman, Innovation Manager of Virgin Trains East Coast and Dr. Alan James, VP Global Business Development of Hyperloop One within the panel discussion “Future on The Rails” during the transport and logistics event “Futurism Conference 2017” happening today in Tallinn, Estonia, informed BC Ilze Rassa, communications and government affairs manager in Latvia.


Annual inflation in Estonia made 3.9% in August

Annual inflation in Estonia made 3.9% in August

07.09.2017

According to Statistics Estonia, the change of the consumer price index in August 2017 was 0.4% compared to July 2017 and 3.9% compared to August of the previous year.

Sales of Madara Cosmetics grew by 37.9% in H1

Sales of Madara Cosmetics grew by 37.9% in H1

07.09.2017

Sales of Latvia’s Madara Cosmetics company in the first six months of 2017 rose by 37.9% to EUR 3.59 million, the company’s board member and co-owner Uldis Iltners said, cites LETA.


07.09.2017

Flood damage to public roads in eastern Latvia estimated at EUR 1 mln

The preliminary amount of damage to public roads in Latvia from floods caused by heavy rains in August has been estimated around EUR 1 million, said Anna Kononova, a spokeswoman from Latvijas Valsts Celi, the state-owned road maintenance company, informs LETA.

07.09.2017

Output of Enefit wind farms rose by 25% in 8 months

Four wind farms owned by Enefit Taastuvenergia, renewable energy production unit of the state-owned Eesti Energia, in eight months of this year produced 133 gigawatt-hours or 25% more electricity than in the same period last year, informs LETA/BNS.

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