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Saturday, 08.03.2014, 12:20
UPB Holding, one of the leading groups of industrial companies in Latvia, has registered a subsidiary in London, which is the group's eighth subsidiary abroad, the Dienas Bizness newspaper reports, writes LETA.
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Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius presented the objectives and priorities of the Government for 2014 in the Lithuania's Economic Conference held for the sixth time, informs LETA/ELTA.
Lithuania's Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius visited Klaipeda city where he was introduced with the construction processes of the liquid natural gas (LNG) terminal's gas pipeline and quay, informs LETA/ELTA.
In January 2014, compared to December of the previous year, level of construction costs in Latvia reduced by 0.2%. Compared to January of previous year, construction costs grew by 0.5%.
According to the preliminary data of Statistics Estonia, in 2013 the total production of Estonian construction enterprises in Estonia and in foreign countries amounted to 2.2 billion euros, which is 0.7% more than in 2012. If only the Estonian construction market is considered, the construction volumes grew 2%.
Statistics Lithuania informs that construction input prices in January 2014, against December 2013, decreased by 0.2%. The change was mainly influenced by a 0.3% decrease in prices for building materials and products. Over the year (January 2014, against January 2013), construction input prices increased by 3.5%.
In June 2012, Estonian construction company Nordecon began court proceedings in the arbitrary court of Estonian Chamber of Commerce and Industry against Estonian Maritime Museum regarding the claims and surcharges arising from construction contract (signed as the result of public tender) for the reconstruction works at Seaplane Harbor exhibition building in Tallinn, the court on February 26, 2014, decided to favor Nordecon, the company reported LETA.