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Tuesday, 31.03.2015, 19:49
Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital concluded the year 2014 with an insignificant profit, while Riga East Clinical University Hospital suffered EUR 8.8 million losses, this according to the Health Ministry's spokeswoman Gundega Ozolina during today's meeting of Saeima's Social and Employment Matters Committee, cites LETA.
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The Estonian airline Estonian Air is accusing the Latvian national airline airBaltic of unfair competition, according to the Estonian daily Postimees, cites LETA.
The Railroad Law requires amendments in order to adopt the European Union's directives, which would facilitate non-discriminatory services in the industry, however, the most significant changes to the law do not have to be implemented now, Transport Minister Anrijs Matiss (Unity) said during today's meeting of the Latvian Transit Business Association, reports LETA.
International Airport Riga is planning on a 5% increase in passenger turnover this year, which would allow the airport to once again see passenger turnovers exceed five million, the airport's chairman Andris Liepins told LETA.
Total budget tax revenue in Latvia in January and February 2015 was EUR 1.1 billion, or 98.8% of the target, the Finance Ministry told LETA.
A section of the new wing at Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital in Riga will have to be taken down and redone, the Health Ministry's State Secretary Solvita Zvidrina said during an expert committee meeting today, cites LETA.
Ruling coalition parties in Latvia agreed yesterday that the work of a commission set up to study documents of the Latvian branch of the KGB (Soviet Union's Committee for State Security) would be supervised by the University of Latvia, reports LETA.