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Sunday, 04.12.2016, 03:55
The loss of the Estonian Health Insurance Fund in the first nine months of the year totaled 31.8 mln euros, while the budgeted loss for the period was 11 mln euros, reports LETA/BNS.
Keyword tags: Budget, Estonia, Financial Services, Health, Medicine
Ex-premier Einars Repse has become head of the Virotherapy Foundation, the organization's representatives informed LETA.
Lithuanian veterinary services have opened a thorough check of the production of Biovela Group, Lithuania's leading meat processing company, after discovery of E.coli bacteria discovered in the company's production for the Latvian market. Biovela's CEO Zilvinas Lenktaitis told LETA/BNS the company was recalling the bacteria-infected production from Latvian retail chains.
Overweight or obese adults make up 21.3 percent of Latvia's population, which is the second highest figure in the European Union (EU), according to the latest data from Eurostat.
The Riga Zemgale District Court has launched a legal protection proceeding for Latvia’s Dzintars cosmetics company, according to information published by the Insolvency Register, notes LETA.
The head of the Latvian Health and Social Care Workers' Trade Union (LVSADA) Valdis Keris does not exclude the possibility of more protests when the parliament reviews next year’s budget, reports LETA.