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Saturday, 07.12.2013, 21:09
On Friday, Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius buried a capsule marking the beginning of construction of the new summer concert complex in resort town Palanga, informs LETA/ELTA.
Keyword tags: Construction, Culture, Good for Business, Lithuania, Real Estate
Binders was the largest road and bridge construction company in Latvia last year with a turnover of LVL 55.28 million, according to the Latvian Business Report 2013 collated by Firmas.lv and Nozare.lv, informs LETA.
The Tallinn city government approved on Wednesday a detailed development plan that gives owners of the Tallink shipping company a green light to build Estonia's largest shopping and entertainment centre in the Lasnamäe city district of the capital city Tallinn, LETA/Eesti Päevaleht writes.
In what could be described as extreme caution since the November 21 supermarket tragedy [under investigation] in Riga, many entities are checking, double checking, and in many cases, questioning the quality of building construction, and all required paperwork thereof. A case in point surfaced today as the Plavniekkalna Primary School was ordered closed by the Keklava Region Council after it found out that the building had not been through final inspection following renovation, informs LETA.
Latvian Saeima approved in principle amendments to the Construction Law today, which propose to establish a new institution – State Construction Supervision Bureau, informs LETA.
Estonia-based construction company Nordecon will support Tartu's SC Duo volleyball club with a total of 45,000 euros over the next three years in order to expand sports activities in the university town and promote volleyball both as a form of recreational and competitive sport, reported LETA Nordecon.
With a turnover of LVL 67.15 million, construction company Skonto buve was the leader in Latvia's construction industry in 2012, according to the Latvian Business Report 2013 collated by Firmas.lv and Nozare.lv, informs LETA.