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Friday, 31.10.2014, 21:14
A petition has been initiated on the online petition platform Manabalss.lv in order to change the electoral system in Latvia, informs LETA.
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Lithuanian Ministry of Transport and Communications has Lithuania prepared the New Generation Access Network Plan for 2014-2020, which in terms of state intervention will provide the basic new generation broadband infrastructure in areas where no adequate broadband infrastructure was available before, the ministry said in a report, cites LETA/ELTA.
From the 1st of November 2014, former energy commissioner (G. Oettinger) becomes a new commissioner for European digital economy. The outgoing “digital commissioner” and Commission vice-president, Neelie Kroes explained the outcomes of her 5 years’ work as the first European “digital boss”.
After the direct debit option disappeared in Estonia on February 1, the majority of bank clients changed the direct debit for e-invoices, Eesti Pank announced.
Yesterday, the Estonian Parliament passed a bill that sets out the legal basis for the issuance of a digital identity to persons who are not Estonian citizens or residents of Estonia, reports LETA/Baltic Business News.
Already on the second day the online media site Meduza was launched in Latvia, the portal was blocked in Kazakhstan, according to a post in the project's "Twitter" profile, cites LETA.
On Tuesday, Estonian Riigikogu adopted the legislative amendment that provides regulations for issuing digital ID cards to e-residents, writes LETA/National Broadcasting.