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Saturday, 20.12.2014, 21:23
Lithuania's parliament (Seimas) has adopted amendments to the Labour Code and its secondary legislation, thereby increasing the liability of employers and employees for illegal work and thus contributing to the reduction of the scope of unreported employment, the press service of the Seimas said in a press release, cites LETA/ELTA.
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New EU food labeling rules, adopted by the European Parliament and the Council in 2011 (Regulation No 1169/2011) and entering into force from 13 December 2014, will ensure that consumers receive clearer, more comprehensive and accurate information on food content, and help them make informed choices about what they eat.
The Corruption Prevention Bureau officers arrived at the Riga Regional Court today, and the office of Judge Iveta Berzina has been sealed, as the court's chairwoman Daiga Vilsone confirmed to LETA.
Since the 11th Saeima in Latvia came together for its first meeting on October 17, 2011, 129 new bills have been passed, and another 781 bills have been amended, LETA was informed by the Saeima's press service.
Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves signed a resolution, promulgating the Cohabitation Law that was approved of by the Riigikogu on Thursday, the president's office announced, cites LETA.
The Estonian Riigikogu approved on Thursday with 40 for votes the controversial cohabitation law, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
The European Commission (EC) released its report on the application of EU law outlining how member-states performed in 2013 as regards cases brought for violations of adopted norms, reports BC the Latvian Institute.