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Tuesday, 04.08.2015, 12:42
993,000 residents of Latvia aged 15 to 74 shop online, which constitutes 76% of all Internet users in Latvia, reports LETA, according to a study by the business consulting company Gemius.
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Estonian publishing and media concern AS Ekspress Grupp informed the Tallinn Stock Exchange that it founded a new subsidiary OÜ Zave Media to develop the online discount portal Zave starting from 27 July 2015, reports LETA.
Recent “Panorama” summer edition (nr.53), a publication of the Commissioner and DG for Regional Policy is devoted to two main issues: celebrating 25 years of the Interreg program with an overview of 20 of its most successful projects, and the Cohesion Policy efforts to assist the implementation of the Digital Single Market, one of the Commission’s main priorities.
Statistics Lithuania has carried out a survey on the use of information and communications technology (ICT) in Lithuanian companies. It has shown that all production and services companies with 10 and more employees were using computers and broadband internet, writes LETA/ELTA.
The oldest Tele2 mobile Internet user is 99 years old, but the average age of a mobile Internet user is 37, refuting the popular belief that mobile Internet is used only by young people in Latvia, reports LETA, according to the telecommunications operator Tele2.
Baltic e-commerce group Pigu reached turnover of EUR 50 million in 2014, with an increase of 31% compared to 2013, when the turnover was EUR 38,2 million, Roberts Ziminskis, representative of Pigu, told LETA.
72% Latvia's residents use e-services, of which 60% use e-services offered by public institutions, according to a survey carried out by the Environmental Protection and Regional Development Ministry and "Aptauju centrs" research center, cites LETA.