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Thursday, 12.12.2019, 14:24
Data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, compared to July 2018, in July 2019 industrial production output decreased by 1.3% (according to calendar adjusted data at constant prices). Output decline was recorded in electricity and gas supply (of 6.2%) as well as mining and quarrying (14.9%), while output increase was registered in manufacturing (1.3%).
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In an interview on Riga TV24 today, Latvian Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins said that changes to the tax system should not be reviewed or made at the moment, wirites LETA.
The first independent ATM network, Medus, has been launched in Lithuania, its operator Worldline Lietuva announced on Tuesday, with Siauliu Bankas and Citadele having already joined it, informed LETA/BNS.
The Internal Security Bureau has detained former State Border Guard Chief Normunds Garbars, sources told LETA.
Lithuania's power transmission company Litgrid is starting territorial planning work after the country's government endorsed in August the development plans for four projects important for the Baltic countries' power grid synchronization with that of Western Europe, reported LETA/BNS.
The Latvian Corruption Prevention Bureau (KNAB) on Tuesday started raiding offices of over 10 construction companies suspected of an illegal cartel agreement over the period 2015-2018, listed Estonian builder Merko said LETA/BNS that the searches also concern the company's Latvian subsidiary.
Corruption Prevention Bureau raids offices of construction companies, state officials in suspicion of cartel agreement, bribery
The Latvian Corruption Prevention Bureau (KNAB) currently is raiding offices of several construction companies and state officials, according to the information at the disposal of LETA.