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Monday, 28.07.2014, 21:27
According to the data presented by insurance companies, most Lithuanians work as salespersons, while air traffic controllers earn the highest salaries, reports LETA/ELTA.
Keyword tags: Analytics, Financial Services, Insurance, Lithuania, Markets and Companies, Wages
On 30 June 2014, PZU acquired all the requisite consents and approvals and closed the transaction to acquire the shares of AAS Balta, the Latvian insurance market leader, informed BC Agnieszka Zebrowska from corporate communication department of PZU Group.
During the first five months of 2014, Lithuanian non-life insurance company BTA generated almost LTL 76 million (EUR 22 million) of insurance premiums, while the volume of written gross premiums amounted to LTL 40 million (EUR 12 million), informs LETA/ELTA.
The State Social Insurance Fund Board in Lithuania (SoDra) began providing key statistical data in euros. During January-May 2014, SoDra's revenue totalled EUR 1.136 billion and its expenditure amounted to EUR 1.346 billion, reports LETA/ELTA.
Continuing development of the insurance sector contributed to the economic growth in the first quarter of the year 2014 – the amount of insurance companies' premiums, solvency and profitability all increased in the first quarter, the Financial and Capital Market Commission informed LETA.
Almost 200 million Europeans already have the European Health Insurance Card (EHIC), according to the EU data (2013). This represents more than half of the insured population in the EU. The number of EHIC holders is steadily increasing, with 8 million more citizens carrying it in 2013 compared to the previous year.
Based on the data of non-life insurance company BTA, July is the most dangerous month for Lithuania's motorcycle drivers. Statistics for the last three years show that the number of accidents caused by motorcycle drivers in July increases three times compared to other warm-season months, informs LETA/ELTA.