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Saturday, 31.01.2015, 01:15
Nasdaq's Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius Stock Exchanges declared AS Tallinna Vesi as the company with the Best Investor Relations in the Baltic countries on Thursday, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
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The Finnish-Baltic fast-food restaurant chain Hesburger posted EUR 48 million in sales in the Baltic countries last year, which is 7.4 percent more than in 2013, as Hesburger Development Director for the Baltic countries Ieva Salmela told LETA.
On 1 January 2015, Lithuania took over the Presidency of the Baltic Assembly. This year, the Seimas plans to hold 14 international events, with the majority of them hosted by the Seimas in Vilnius and four of them held in Kaunas, Klaipeda, Palanga and Siauliai, reported BC the press service of the Lithuanian Parliament.
Estonian ice cream and frozen food products brand Premia's unaudited consolidated sales in the Baltic countries in 2014 amounted to 50.2 million euros, surpassing for the first time in the history of the company's 50 million euros limit, LETA/Delfi reports.
In 2015, Estonian and Lithuanian SMEs plan to increase their activities in innovations, indicates Baltic Business Outlook, a survey by SEBin Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. Largest growth in terms of innovation activities is observed among Lithuanian companies while SMEs in Latvia are the most passive innovators among three Baltic States.
AutoTyrimai, based on source data obtained from Regitra (Lithuania), CSDD (Latvia) and Maanteeamet (Estonia), shows that new light-vehicle (M1&N1) registrations in the Baltic States grew by 10.0% to 13’771 units in the IV quarter 2014, informs BC AutoTyrimai communication.
According to the latest data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB), compared to December 20131, the average consumer price level in December 2014 rose by 0.2%.