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Friday, 07.03.2014, 17:17
According to Statistics Estonia, the change of the consumer price index in February 2014 was 0.1% compared to January 2014 and 0.6% compared to February of the previous year.
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More than 113 thousand passengers were served at the Tallinn Airport in February this year, which is 3.9% more than in February last year and the first time in 15 months that the number of passengers grew year-on-year, Äripäev.ee/LETA reports.
The discussion of the common Baltic railway project Rail Baltica is reaching a dead end since the Lithuanian delegation lacks a mandate to discuss proposals for joining Vilnius with the speed railway, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
The cargo volume transported by the Estonian state-owned railway cargo transport company EVR Cargo reached 1.42 mln tonnes in February 2014, which is by 5.4% less than at the same time last year, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
The foreign ministers of the Nordic, Baltic and Visegrad countries began a two-day meeting in Narva, North East Estonia on Thursday, foreign ministry press department reports LETA.
Several years of close cooperation between the scientists of the University of Tartu and a development partner in France have resulted in the creation of a dietary supplement Reg'Activ Cholesterol in capsules, which contain lactic acid bacteria ME-3 widely known as "the Hellus bacteria", vitamins and other active ingredients. Natural main ingredients will help to correct the cholesterol levels, keep a normal level of homocysteine and protect cells against excessive oxidative stress, reported BC the Tartu University.
On March 6th, EstLink 2, the high voltage direct current interconnection between Estonia and Finland, was officially inaugurated in a simultaneous ceremony in both Estonia in Püssi and Finland in Haikko, Porvoo, reports LETA, referring to Estonian main grid company Elering.