Date: 12.03.2018.

International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Tuesday, 18.09.2018, 22:57

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European Semester in 2018: facing modern challenges

European Semester in 2018: facing modern challenges

12.03.2018

Since the start of the European Semester in 2011, the EU member states have made progress in financial services, in fiscal policy and governance. The Semester has been enriched in 2018 by requirements of the European Pillar of Social Rights. Besides, the states are having good guidance in getting support for progressive structural reforms.

Keyword tags: Analytics, EU – Baltic States, Legislation, Modern EU



In January, foreign trade turnover in Latvia was 12.4% larger y-o-y

In January, foreign trade turnover in Latvia was 12.4% larger y-o-y

12.03.2018

Provisional data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in January 2018 the foreign trade turnover of Latvia amounted to EUR 2.05 bln, which at current prices was 12.4% more than in January 2017, of which the exports value of goods was 18.1% and imports value of goods was 7.9% higher. In January, Latvia exported goods in the amount of EUR 959.0 mill. but imported – in the amount of EUR 1.09 bln.

In January, the exports increased by 9% and imports decreased by 8% in Estonia

In January, the exports increased by 9% and imports decreased by 8% in Estonia

12.03.2018

According to Statistics Estonia, in January, compared to January 2017, the exports of goods increased by 9% and imports decreased by 8%. The growth in exports was broad based, increase occurred in most commodity sections.


Calsberg Baltic: tendencies remain unfortunate for Lithuanian breweries

Calsberg Baltic: tendencies remain unfortunate for Lithuanian breweries

12.03.2018

After decline of the Lithuanian beer market by nearly 10% last year, tendencies for breweries remain unfortunate, with the market expected to narrow by further 7% in 2018, says Svyturys-Utenos Alus, the leader of the Lithuanian beer market operated by Carlsberg production group, informs LETA/BNS.

Estonian speaker promises to join statement against Nord Stream 2

Estonian speaker promises to join statement against Nord Stream 2

12.03.2018

Speaker of the Estonian parliament Eiki Nestor will join a statement against Russia's Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, which was signed by the parliamentary speakers of Lithuania, Latvia and Poland in Vilnius on Sunday, reports LETA/BNS.


12.03.2018

US company to provide retailers with Estonia's Cleveron's parcel robots

U.S. company Bell & Howell is to start providing U.S. retailers with smart locker technology Cleverflex, produced by Estonian delivery solutions company Cleveron, informs LETA/BNS.

12.03.2018

Baltic parliament speakers in Vilnius see Nord Stream 2 as Russia's political instrument

The Nord Stream gas pipeline projected on the bottom of the Baltic Sea is an instrument of Russia's state policies, which will make Europe more dependent on Russia, say parliamentary speakers of Lithuania, Latvia and Poland, reports LETA/BNS.

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