Date: 21.11.2019.

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Latvia: The manufacturing sector is facing a period of challenges

Latvia: The manufacturing sector is facing a period of challenges

21.11.2019

The weakening external demand continues to weigh on the performance of manufacturing, with the fight for export markets becoming increasingly fiercer and the rise in domestic demand also slowing down.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Banks, Financial Services, Industry, Latvia



Estonia: Average gross hourly earnings continue to increase

Estonia: Average gross hourly earnings continue to increase

21.11.2019

According to preliminary data of Statistics Estonia, in 2018, managers had the highest gross hourly earnings, while elementary occupations workers had the lowest.

Freight handling by Estonian ports down 4.9% on year in October

Freight handling by Estonian ports down 4.9% on year in October

21.11.2019

Estonian ports handled some 3.2 mln tons of cargoes in October, 4.9 % less than in the same month last year, data available from Statistics Estonia show.


France's Idex may invest up to EUR 200 mln in Lithuania

France's Idex may invest up to EUR 200 mln in Lithuania

21.11.2019

France's renewable energy group Idex, which is part of Antin, one of Europe's largest investment companies, may invest up to 200 mln euros in Lithuania, according the business daily Verslo Zinios information reported LETA/BNS.

Estonian businessman Urmas Soorumaa to buy Tallinn's Patarei complex

Estonian businessman Urmas Soorumaa to buy Tallinn's Patarei complex

21.11.2019

A company of Estonian businessman Urmas Soorumaa was the only one to file a bid in the auction of the complex of the Patarei sea fortress in Tallinn, accroding to the daily Postimees information reported on Wednesday.


21.11.2019

Novaturas' main shareholder to sell a stake in Lithuanian tour operator

Novaturas' largest shareholder, Central European Tour Operator, has decided to sell a part of its shareholding in Lithuania's biggest tour operator, reported LETA/BNS.

21.11.2019

Lithuanian, Polish educmins agree to step up cooperation on textbook production

The Lithuanian and Polish education ministers met in Warsaw on Wednesday and signed a declaration on ethnic minority education in the two countries and committed to step up cooperation in preparation and adaptation of textbooks and raising teachers' qualifications, informed LETA/BNS.


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