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Tuesday, 11.03.2014, 09:12
Latvia must try to maintain its defense spending at least at the current level, believes Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma (Unity), informs LETA.
Keyword tags: Budget, Financial Services, GDP, Latvia, Legislation, Security
The year 2013, activities of the Klaipeda State Seaport brought 375 million litas to the state budget, reported LETA the Transport Ministry of Lithuania.
According to Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius, the Constitutional Court's decision on the free medicine made on Wednesday introduced the hybrid payment system for medical services, informs LETA/ELTA.
The Council of Ports, Transit and Logistics of Latvia today approved the procedure according to which the three major Latvian ports – Riga, Liepaja and Ventspils – have to make payments into the state budget for using strategic infrastructure regardless of several objections made regarding the time frames for the payments and the planned utilization of these funds, informs LETA/Nozare.lv.
According to the Ministry of Finance, the Estonian state budget collected revenue of 692 million euros in January, writes LETA/Postimees Online.
The winter 2014 European Economic Forecast published by the European Commission on Tuesday indicates that Lithuania should not encounter any obstacles in fulfilling Maastricht criteria necessary to adopt the euro in 2015, informs LETA/ELTA.
Latvenergo group net-profit reduced 6% in 2013 when compared with 2012 and reached EUR 42.3 million, according to the company's financial report submitted to the Riga stock exchange on February 21st, cites LETA/Nozare.lv.