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Thursday, 12.12.2019, 11:43
The charity exhibition United Buddy Bears, organized by the German embassy in Riga, has raised over 9.800 euros for the Children's Hospital Fund, informs LETA referring to the representatives of the German embassy.
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Latvian Development Financial Institution Altum (Altum) has started offering small loans in rural territories in cooperation with the Agricultural Ministry, informs LETA.
Latvian-owned Lithuanian bank Citadele posted a net profit of 1.6 mln euros for the first half of 2018, up 63.3% from 980,000 euros in the same period last year, informs LETA/BNS.
Poland plans to boost railway shipments from Orlen's crude refinery in Mazeikiai, in northwestern Lithuania, to Poland, informs LETA/BNS referring to the Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis.
The listed Estonian shipper Tallink Grupp last week signed a franchise contract with Bestseller Finland OY with which the company acquired the franchise rights for fashion brands Jack & Jones and Vero Moda in Estonia, informs LETA/BNS.
Vygaudas Usackas, a Lithuanian diplomat and former foreign minister, announced on Wednesday his decision to stand in next May's presidential election, informs LETA/BNS.
Combating money laundering in the euro area requires a common European framework and a single European institution to supervise the process, Daniele Nouy, Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board of the European Central Bank, said in an interview with LETA while commenting the recent money laundering scandals involving ABLV Bank in Latvia and a Danske Bank branch in Estonia.