Date: 19.03.2018.

International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Wednesday, 19.12.2018, 05:58

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In 2017, number of job vacancies rose by 2.6 thousand in Latvia

In 2017, number of job vacancies rose by 2.6 thousand in Latvia

19.03.2018

Data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in 2017 there were 17.0 thou. job vacancies in Latvia, which is 2.6 thou. vacancies or 17.9% more than in 2016. In public sector there were 6.1 thou. job vacancies van in private sector 10.9 thou. vacancies. Over the year, the number of job vacancies in private sector grew by 2.0 thou. or 21.8% and in public sector by 0.6 thou. or 11.6%.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Employment, Good for Business, Labour-market, Latvia, Markets and Companies



Estonian Fitek buys 50% of Serbian e-invoicing firm

Estonian Fitek buys 50% of Serbian e-invoicing firm

19.03.2018

The Estonian financial service automator and fintech company Fitek Group has acquired 50% of the Serbian business New Image, provider of e-invoicing and digital printing solutions in Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina, reports LETA/BNS.

Nordic states lead in the Global “happiness index”

Nordic states lead in the Global “happiness index”

19.03.2018

World Happiness Report-2018 has shown that among ten “happiest countries” in the world there are five Scandinavian states: Finland, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Sweden. The Report acknowledges a clear advantage of a Nordic model’s development for other European states to emulate.


IMF recommends Estonian government to defer some expenditures

IMF recommends Estonian government to defer some expenditures

19.03.2018

A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) that visited Estonia for Article IV consultations said that it considers Estonia's economic performance to have been strong, supported by robust institutions and determined market-oriented reforms, whereas its recommendation for the country is to put off some of the expenditures planned for the coming years and give preference to investments boosting productivity, informs LETA/BNS.

Civinity housing management group acquires Vestabalt Serviss in Riga

Civinity housing management group acquires Vestabalt Serviss in Riga

19.03.2018

International housing management group Civinity has acquired Vestabalt Serviss company that has been restructured, and in the merger process has changed its name to VBS Serviss, informs LETA.


19.03.2018

Lithuania inviting world manufacturers of self-driving vehicles

After preparing a legal base and a rather advanced infrastructure, Lithuania is inviting world manufacturers of self-driving vehicles to try the new-generation cars in the country. Although there has been no interest so far, Lithuania is keeping up hope of seeing driverless vehicles on the country's roads in the coming year, informs BNS/LETA.

19.03.2018

Number of visitors stayed at Latvian hotels grew by 10.8% in January

The number of nights spent by guests at Latvia’s hotels and other tourist facilities in the first month of 2018 grew by 10.8% against the same period last year to 294,900, writes LETA, according to the data released by the Central Statistics Bureau (CSB).

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