Date: 12.10.2017.

International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Monday, 23.10.2017, 22:05

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EchoStar 105/ SES-11 successfully launched  on SpaceX’s Falcon 9

EchoStar 105/ SES-11 successfully launched on SpaceX’s Falcon 9

12.10.2017

SES announced today that the EchoStar 105/ SES-11 satellite was successfully launched into space on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida at 00:53 CEST. This is the second time SES has launched on a flight-proven Falcon 9 rocket, and the fourth launch with SpaceX. SES was the first commercial customer to launch on a Falcon 9 in 2013, informed BC Markus Payer from SES’ Corporate Communications & PR.

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Kelprojektas responsible for land takeover for Rail Baltica in Lithuania

Kelprojektas responsible for land takeover for Rail Baltica in Lithuania

12.10.2017

Kelprojektas, Lithuania's transport infrastructure engineering company, has won a contract of nearly 900,000 euros for Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways, LG) for expropriation of land in the public interest, i.e., the Rail Baltica railway, informs LETA/BNS.

Cargo turnover of Latvian ports increased by.9% in January-September

Cargo turnover of Latvian ports increased by.9% in January-September

12.10.2017

In the nine eight months of 2017, Latvian ports reloaded 47.712 million tons of cargo, which was a 3.9% increase against the same period in 2016, writes LETA, according to information released by the Transport Ministry.


PM: Lithuania's inflation won't eat up revenue growth

PM: Lithuania's inflation won't eat up revenue growth

12.10.2017

Lithuania's Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis says that people are more sensitive about inflation than they should be, adding that the price hike would not be steep enough to outdo growing salaries, informs LETA/BNS.

Uralkali Trading named leader of manufacturing sector in Latvia

Uralkali Trading named leader of manufacturing sector in Latvia

12.10.2017

Uralkali Trading, a subsidiary of Russian mineral fertilizers producer Uralkalij, in 2016 was the leader of the manufacturing sector with EUR 1.795 billion in annual turnover, according to the Latvian Business Annual Report compiled by Firmas.lv and LETA.


12.10.2017

Rail freight in Latvia down 2.8% in 9 months

Freight transportation using the Latvian railway infrastructure amounted to 33.314 million tons in the first nine months of this year, down 2.8% from the same period in 2016, the data of the Transport Ministry shows, cites LETA.

12.10.2017

Rimi is leader of Latvia’s retail sector in 2016

Last year Rimi Latvia, running Supernetto and Rimi stores, was the leader in the retail sector with EUR 830.874 million in annual turnover, according to the Latvian Business Annual Report compiled by Firmas.lv and LETA.

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