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Friday, 13.12.2019, 16:35
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has accepted for hearing two applications filed by lawyers of Bank of Latvia Governor Ilmars Rimsevics, currently on trial for corruption, lawyer Saulvedis Varpins told LETA.
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According to the results of the CSB survey on use of information and communication technologies (ICT) in households, the share of households having access to the Internet at home is increasing each year – in 2019 it comprised 85.4 % of households1.
Estonia's privately-owned energy company Elenger has become the fifth customer of the Klaipeda liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, Klaipedos Nafta, the terminal's operator, said LETA/BNS.
European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) ultimate aim is to create a “global data structure”, which - as a result of standardization, data repositories and processing of relevant data -can be used by scientists and others for the benefit of national socio-economic development. In the Supplement, there is info on more than 20 EOSC projects covering ICT cooperation in various fields of scientific research.
A delegation of the International Monetary Fund, which is presently on a two-week visit to Estonia, has advised against making contributions to the second pillar pension fund voluntary, the position is also supported by the Bank of Estonia, writes LETA/BNS.
The first flight of the new thrice-weekly Tallinn-Munich service of Lufthansa to be operated by the German carrier on Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays departed Tallinn on Monday, informed LETA/BNS.
International bus company Lux Express in the first nine months of this year carried 162,500 passengers in Latvia or by 18% more than in the respective period last year, the company’s representatives reported LETA.