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Friday, 13.12.2019, 16:34
Lithuania's financially-troubled chartered airline Small Planet Airlines has not provided evidence that an undisclosed investor is ready to invest into the company, the head of the Civil Aviation Administration said LETA/BNS.
Karlis Sadurskis (Unity) will resign as Latvian education and science minister to become a member of the European Parliament,
Estonian ship builder Baltic Workboats has won a tender for supplying the Kiel Canal with ferries for 21 mln euros, according to local media reports LETA/BNS.
The Ukrainian state-owned railway company Ukrzaliznytsia (Ukrainian Railways) considers the launch of the Kiev-Riga route successful and will begin talks in December with Estonia's national rail company Estonian Railways (Eesti Raudtee) to extend the route to Tallinn, reported LETA/BNS.
The number of jobs created in Latvia thanks to export growth has grown by 138% since 2000, which is the seventh steepest rise in the European Union (EU), according to two new reports released by the European Commission on Tuesday.
Lithuania's Prosecutor General's Office is carrying out an investigation into alleged unlawful surveillance of the Ministry of Justice's auditors, Elena Martinoniene, spokeswoman for the prosecution service, told LETA/BNS.
The Latvian government on Tuesday approved a new standard of basic education, developed by the Education and Science Ministry and intended to teach children competencies essential for life in the 21st century, informed LETA.