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Sunday, 19.01.2020, 16:45
On 17 April 2019 Nord Stream 2 filed an appeal against the 26 March decision of the Danish Energy Agency (DEA) related to the North-western permit application requesting the company to investigate and submit an environmental impact assessment (EIA), accompanied by a permit application, for a route south-east of Bornholm (the “Decision”) to the Danish Energy Board of Appeal.
Keyword tags: Construction, Energy, EU – CIS, Gas, Russia
AS Liviko’s legendary liqueur Vana Tallinn has been voted the best alcoholic drink in the Estonian Food Awards 2019 for its fiery new incarnation Vana Tallinn Wild Spices.
Jekabpils vice mayor Aivars Kraps (Honor to Serve Our Latvia, GKML) was today elected the eastern Latvian city’s new mayor, prompting a resignation of former mayor Raivis Ragainis’ (Green Party of Latvia) deputy Liga Klavina (Green Party of Latvia), the local authority informed LETA.
According to Statistics Estonia, in March 2019, the production of industrial enterprises increased by 2% compared to March 2018. Production increased in manufacturing, but decreased in energy and mining.
Today pipelay vessel Solitaire started laying the first line of the Nord Stream 2 twin gas pipeline in Russian waters. Solitaire will spend about a month constructing one of the two approximately 100-kilometres-long sections in the Russian territorial sea.
Flash estimate of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) shows that, in the 1st quarter of 2019, compared to the 1st quarter of 2018, gross domestic product (GDP) value increased by 2.8 % (according to seasonally and calendar non-adjusted data).
Calendar adjusted data (at constant prices) compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that in March 2019, compared to March 2018, the total retail trade turnover rose by 4.3 %. Turnover of retail trade in food products grew by 0.3%, in non-food products (except for retail sale of automotive fuel) by 8.3%, and turnover of retail sale of automotive fuel by 2.8%.