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Thursday, 17.04.2014, 09:53
Lithuanian Government will continue to carry out responsible fiscal policy. On Wednesday the Cabinet of Ministers has approved convergence programme for 2014 by which Lithuania commits to maintain sustainable compliance with the Maastricht criteria in 2014-2017, and to be prepared for the euro adoption in early 2015, informs LETA/ELTA.
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At the Boao Forum for Asia-2014 (BFA) one of the most promising projects of Kazakhstan – info-communicative platform G-Global and the Astana Economic Forum – was presented to the world public. BFA, the main task of which is to promote economic cooperation in the Asian region, has become an excellent platform for the presentation of Kazakhstan's initiatives.
Heads of state are not panicking because of sanctions imposed by Russia against Lithuania's businesses. According to President Dalia Grybauskaite and Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius, Russia itself will feel the negative effect of such step, informs LETA/ELTA.
The presentation of the Astana Economic Forum was held in the historical center of the Financial District of New York – Wall Street. A unique Kazakhstani project was presented to the heads of international financial and investment companies, as well as experts of world stock exchanges.
Estonian economy and communications minister Urve Palo said when answering inquiries of MPs in the Riigikogu that she doesn’t consider it reasonable to implement a roads tax in Estonia, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
In an interview to the Spanish newspaper ''El Mundo'', Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Reform Party) said that there will be no winner in the Ukraine crisis, and that only European Union and NATO membership is able to offer member states necessary stability, cites LETA.
The ideas that can give significant impulse for development of Latvia and the entire our region have sounded in World Trend Forum, so considers the forum president Eriks Igaunis (Ēriks Igaunis). The main cognition from the discussions that were conducted during the first day of forum – nowadays different changes in the world happens very rapidly and therefore every country and also Latvia van get great achievements, if it comprehends the tendencies of ongoing very well, informs BC public relation consultant of World Trends Forum Jana Krallisa.