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Thursday, 23.10.2014, 18:46
In his meeting with Lithuanian economic diplomats and representatives of Enterprise Lithuania (Versli Lietiva), Lithuania's Minister of Economy Evaldas Gustas presented the challenges posed to Lithuania by the Russian embargo and urged them not to give in in their search for new export markets for Lithuania's produce, informs LETA/ELTA.
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The Ministry of Economy in Lithuania has summarized what tasks the country's institutions accomplished in September 2014 in an attempt to mitigate the impact of Russia's sanctions on businesses, informs LETA/ELTA.
Monetary policy instruments are no magic solution or a "silver bullet" in dealing with the economic problems in the euro area, and it is crucial to observe budget discipline and implement structural reforms – this is the message that ran like a red thread of today's conference titled "Have We Learnt Anything from the Crisis?" and held by Latvijas Banka in Riga with the participation of the Eurosystem policy makers, representatives of international and national institutions and top scholars, reports the bank.
Latvia wants to facilitate economic cooperation with New Zealand, Latvian Ambassador to New Zealand Andris Teikmanis said during a meeting with the representatives of the Foreign Affairs Ministry of New Zealand.
During his visit to Milan for European-Asian Summit (ASEM), Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius met with New Zealand's Special Envoy, James Bolger, to discuss bilateral co-operation, as well as Lithuania's candidacy for the OECD membership, reports LETA/ELTA, referring to the prime minister's press service.
SEB banka projects that Lithuania will have the fastest growth in the Baltics in 2015, informs LETA/Nozare.lv.
Parliament Speaker Loreta Grauziniene who is paying an official visit to South Korea has asked to support Lithuania's accession to the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), informs LETA/ELTA.