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Wednesday, 19.02.2020, 01:33
Food quality has become issues of great concern in the member states. Responding to consumers’ demands, the European Commission started to assess problematic issues. The EU has started with administrative measures: it launched a “Centre for Food Fraud and Quality”, which will complement the EU Food Fraud Network by providing an interface between science and policy-making.
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Real estate developer Vastint Lithuania, which is operated by Inter Ikea of the Netherlands, plans to build a 100-million-euro business park next to the exhibition and congress center Litexpo in Vilnius, reports LETA/BNS.
Achemos Grupe, one of the biggest concerns in Lithuania, has purchased two wind farms in the Czech Republic and Croatia. This is the concern's first acquisition abroad, reports LETA/BNS.
The housing affordability index in Riga was the highest one among all three Baltic capitals in 2017, according to the latest Swedbank Housing Affordability Index (HAI), informs LETA.
Hella, German manufacturer of lighting technology and electronics products for the automotive industry, will start supplying the first production from the factory under construction in the Kaunas free economic zone (FEZ) in August 2018, Verslo Zinios business daily said, cites LETA/BNS.
A total of EUR 77.627 million were paid into Latvia’s private pension funds in 2017, which was an 8.1% increase against 2016, writes LETA, according to the data of the Financial and Capital Market Commission (FCMC).
Tallinn has ranked seventh among medium-sized European cities in the business friendliness category of the "European Cities and Regions of the Future 2018/19" rankings of the fDi Magazine published by the Financial Times, cites LETA/BNS.