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Thursday, 12.12.2019, 14:26
Henrik Hololei, director-general for mobility and transport at the European Commission, has expressed skepticism as regards the Tallinn-Helsinki tunnel project led by Finnish businessman Peter Vesterbacka, while also pointing out that the Chinese investors ready to finance Vesterbacka's plan must act in accordance with European Union (EU) rules, writes LETA/BNS.
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According to data published by the Central Statistical Bureau, the average gross wage for full-time job grew by 8.4%, reaching 1004 euro in Latvia in 2018, and is close to the forecasts of the Macroeconomic Developments Report of December.
The Board of the Bank of Lithuania has issued a payment institution licence to Earthport Payment Services, UAB, informed Bank of Lithuania.
Latvian airline airBaltic in February 2019 has transported 245 349 passengers or 14% more than last year to its network spanning Europe, Scandinavia, Russia, CIS and the Middle East.
Estonian transmission system operator (TSO) Elering paid out altogether 8.9 million euros in renewable energy support and high-efficiency cogeneration support in February, almost half of which went to Eesti Energia group subsidiaries Enefit Green and Nelja Energia, informed LETA/BNS.
Kesko Senukai Latvia has invested about EUR 1.5 million in renovation of its store on Maskavas Street, and will soon open a new concept specialized construction materials store for professionals, called Procenter, the company’s marketing head Aida Smits reported.
Data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in 2018 there were 22.7 thousand job vacancies in Latvia, which is 5.7 thousand vacancies or 33.4 % more than in 2017.