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Saturday, 28.02.2015, 21:18
Estonian media company AS Ekspress Grupp announced that the year 2014 was a successful year for it: in year-on-year comparison, the consolidated EBITDA of the group increased by 22% to almost EUR 9 million and consolidated net profit was 30% higher and amounted to EUR 4.6 million, informs LETA.
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For the 6th year in a row, Lithuania retained its leading position in Europe in terms of the fibre-optic (FTTH) Internet network penetration in 2014. According to the global ranking, Lithuania comes in the 8th place, the annual report of the FTTH Council Europe shows, cites LETA/ELTA.
A record number of Estonians have voted electronically at the Riigikogu elections already as the 150,000 people limit was for the first time in the e-voting history exceeded on Wednesday, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
News portal delfi.lv has registered a significant number of visits in January, ahead of the previous long-time leader inbox.lv, according to data provided by the Internet research company Gemius, cites LETA.
AS Sertifitseerimiskeskus confirmed that the cyber attacks against the world's largest SIM card manufacturer Gemalto do not endanger Estonian mobile-ID security; e-voting commission confirmed that e-voting, connected to using mobile-ID, is also still secure, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
The Education and Science Ministry has decided to halt the maintenance of the "skolas.lv" school portal, which means that the EUR 3.5 million invested in the development and maintenance of the portal so far have been lost, furthermore, these funds will not be covered by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), according to the ministry's reply to MP Regina Locmele-Lunova (Harmony).
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