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Thursday, 12.12.2019, 14:22
Brexit, trade wars and subdued global economic growth are just a few of the international topics that have been hitting the headlines recently. Global developments, no doubt, play an important role also in Latvia's economic development; therefore, this article will look at the current situation in Latvia's trade partners and its implications for Latvia's exports.
Keyword tags: Analytics, Banks, Direct Speech, Export, Foreign trade , Latvia
The so-called "gig economy" is attracting an increasing number of people -- in Estonia 8% of people regularly work via online platforms, it appears from a survey conducted into platform work in 13 European countries, writes LETA/BNS.
Cargo volumes in the Lithuanian seaport of Klaipeda rose 6.4% to 23.6 mln tons in the first half of this year, from the same period las year, the port authority said LETA/BNS.
Apex Alliance Hotel Management plans to open the first Hilton hotel in Latvia at 25 Grecinieku Street in Riga this fall, the company’s representatives informed LETA.
According to the European Commission's latest economic growth projections released on Wednesday, Latvia's gross domestic product will increase 3% this year.
The Estonian Competition Authority finds that in auctioning 5G frequency permits, the government should not divide the spectrum into three or four segments but should put smaller blocks of the frequency band up for auction instead, reported LETA/BNS.
Tallinn Airport served an all-time record number of 317,530 passengers in June, 5.6% more that in the same month the year before, informed LETA/BNS.