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Tuesday, 29.07.2014, 03:33
The Non-Banking Lenders Association is critical and disapproves of an advertising campaign by LatCredit, in which the company urges residents to borrow up to EUR 500 for festival visits, informs LETA.
Keyword tags: Advertising, Financial Services, Latvia, Legislation, Loan
President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite returned for further deliberations amendments to the Law on Public Procurement, informs LETA/ELTA.
Based on data provided by social and media research company TNS LT, in January-May 2014 compared with the same period in 2013, total advertising volume in Lithuania increased by 6.2%. This year outdoor, cinema, radio and television advertising increased the most, cites LETA/ELTA.
With a view to promoting the capital of Lithuania abroad, Vilnius City Municipality has designed a new Vilnius city brand, which was presented at the Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen in May for the first time, informs LETA.
Today, Latvian Saeima in the second reading supported the motion to raise the legal tobacco purchase age to 21 and also, a restriction on smoking in the presence of non-smokers without their approval, informs LETA.
The outcome of the European Parliament elections in Latvia and the fact that Iveta Grigule from the ticket of the Union of Greens and Farmers – a political union not represented in the EP so far, has been voted in, proves that simple and even primitive advertising is enough to serve a purpose, informs LETA.
Estonian economy and infrastructure minister Urve Palo sent a draft law to other institutions for a round of opinions, which would prohibit advertising credit services targeted at private individuals in radio, television and on the Internet, and severely restrict advertising content of all consumer loans, LETA/Postimees Online reports.