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Wednesday, 27.07.2016, 04:49
Revenue of the listed Estonian gaming operator Olympic Entertainment Group (OEG) in the first six months of the year increased 14 % to 92.4 mln euros, while the company's net profit fell 17 % to 9.8 mln euros, writes LETA/BNS.
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Dairy farmers in Finland are worried about growing milk imports from the Baltic states, saying that political discussion has completely sidestepped the growth of milk production in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania as it focuses on large producer countries, the website of Finland's YLE public broadcaster reported,cites LETA.
The port of Klaipeda in Lithuania reported the highest cargo turnover among Baltic ports for the first half of 2016, having reloaded 19.9 mln tons of cargo, up 5.7% against the same period last year, the ports’ data shows, reports LETA.
The Canadian Embassy in Riga advises travelers who need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to obtain it at the Canadian government’s website and to avoid websites charging more than CAD 7 for processing the application, informs LETA.
Latvian food company Spilva which belongs to Norway’s Orkla doubled its exports to Ukraine in the first half of this year, exports to the United Kingdom increased 50% and exports to Ireland 17.3%, LETA was told at the company.
Consolidated revenue of the Sorainen AS legal services group increased 6 % year over year to 9.3 mln euros in 2015 and profit grew 13 % to 2.6 mln euros.writes LETA/BNS.
European Commission approves EUR 500 mln support for farmers, including EUR 31.2 mln for the Baltic countries
The European Commission on Monday approved a new support package worth EUR 500 mln for European farmers, particularly dairy farmers, to help them cope with ongoing market difficulties, writes LETA.