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Wednesday, 19.02.2020, 01:36
Nord Stream 2 AG today received the permit for the construction and operation of the pipeline system in the German EEZ. The BSH issued the permit for this approximately 30-kilometres-long route section in accordance with the Federal Mining Act (BBergG), informed BC Nord Stream’s press service.
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Data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to January, in February 2018 level of construction costs in Latvia grew by 0.3%. Labour remuneration of workers (1) rose by 0.9%, while prices of building materials as well as maintenance and operational costs of machinery and equipment by 0.1%.
In January-February 2018, Riga International Airport served 848,000 passengers, which is a growth by 18.8% compared to the same period in 2017, the airport said, cites LETA.
Seven Latvian companies have been nominated for the European Business Awards final that will be held in Warsaw this May, writes LETA, according to the information published on the event’s internet website.
Lithuanian banks and foreign bank branches in 2017 posted 239.669 million euros in combined net profits, down 4.6% from 251.236 million euros in 2016, the central Bank of Lithuania said on Tuesday, cites LETA/BNS.
Swedbank has lowered its forecast of average annual inflation in Latvia in 2018 from 3.7% to 3.3%, writes LETA, according to the latest Swedbank Economic Outlook.
Magnetic MRO, a full-service aircraft maintenance company headquartered in Tallinn, is to start offering maintenance of wide-body aircraft in three airports, informs LETA/BNS.