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Thursday, 20.06.2013, 04:44
According to the data of Lithuania's Ministry of Finance, in January-May 2013 the national budget collected a total of LTL 8.3 billion (EUR 2.4 billion) of revenues, which was by LTL 77,4 million (EUR 22.4 million) or by 0,9% less than projected, writes LETA/ELTA.
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According to the Ministry of Finance, the Estonian state budget collected revenue of 3.08 billion euros in the first five months of the year, writes Äripäev.ee/LETA. This is 41.1% of the total amount planned in the 2012 budget.
PM's priorities for 2014 budget in Latvia – reducing poverty and improving demography, healthcare and infrastructure18.06.2013
When drafting the 2014 national budget, Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis' (Unity) priorities will be reducing poverty and inequality, improving demography, health care and infrastructure in Latvia, informs LETA.
On the occasion of the soon beginning Lithuania's Presidency of the EU Council, Lithuania's President Dalia Grybauskaite gave an interview to euronews.com on Monday, cites LETA/ELTA.
According to the preliminary data, income of the State Social Insurance Fund Board (SoDra) in May 2013 reached the highest level since 2009, writes LETA/ELTA.
The newspaper ''Diena'' reports today that ministries and their subordinate institutions have requested an additional LVL 492.5 million from the 2014 budget, which is 8.7% of the 2013 national budget, informs LETA.
On 11 June, in Berlin, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius met with the German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, stressed the importance of Germany’s support of Lithuania, as this country is about to take over the Presidency of the EU Council, and called for push in the next six months to achieve important goals which were set for the EU as a whole, informed BC Lithuania’s MFA.