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Friday, 28.11.2014, 04:53
The Government of Lithuania has approved the revised 2015 draft budget which still focuses on the social area, reports LETA/ELTA.
Keyword tags: Budget, Financial Services, Investments, Legislation, Lithuania
The Government of Lithuania has reviewed the 2015 budget of the State Social Insurance Fund (SoDra) in just one day after it was returned by the Seimas, reports LETA/ELTA.
Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma (Unity) believes that the EUR 300 billion investment program put forward by European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker is a valuable opportunity for Latvia, LETA was informed by Straujuma's spokeswoman Signe Znotina-Znota.
The Tallinn City Government sent to the City Council's proceedings the city's 2015 budget, which has a volume of 529 million euros, 5% more than in this year's budget, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Latvia has submitted its updated next year's budget plan to the European Commission and Eurogroup.
The Seimas has returned for the Government's reconsideration the draft Law on the Approval of 2015 Financial Indicators of the State Budget and Municipal Budgets, informs LETA/ELTA.
The state should increase funding for Riga municipal public transport company Rigas satiksme, or the price for tickets in Riga could be raised, Riga Vice-Mayor Andris Ameriks (Honor to Serve Riga) said in an interview with LTV channel this morning, cites LETA.