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Wednesday, 29.01.2020, 05:25
It is impossible to contract coronavirus from parcels shipped from China because the virus is sensitive to external environment, Ilze Araja, a representative of the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (SPKC), told LETA.
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Last year 20,939 new passenger cars were registered in Latvia, up 8.6% from 2018, exceeding 20,000 cars for the first time since 2008, according to the information published by the Latvian Auto Association writes LETA.
Residents of Latvia consider the labor tax system complicated, as Evija Kropa from Swedbank Institute of Finances informed BC, referring to a survey carried out by the institute.
In the second half of last year, the volume of tax-free purchases in Latvia rose by 6.5% y-o-y, Vineta Kalmane, the head of Global Blue Latvija company, ensuring the service said LETA.
The Latvian state should probably invest in a port terminal to ensure the flow of cargo from Belarus, for instance, Transport Minister Talis Linkaits (New Conservative Party) said in an interview with Latvian Television on Monday, commenting on potential cooperation with Belarus in oil shipping, inormed LETA.
Valdis Trezins, the former president of of Latvijas Auto road carriers association, has passed away, according to obituaries published in the daily Diena and on social networks, cite LETA.
Latvia's Tele2 mobile operator has spent EUR 1 million connecting its 4G base stations to the optical network, thus boosting the 4G network's capacity roughly tenfold, the company's spokesman Oskars Firmanis informed LETA.