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Thursday, 30.03.2017, 09:38
Saeima passed amendments to the National Security Law in the final reading today to ensure government control over the sale of enterprises essential for Latvia's national security, reports LETA/BNS.
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Only persons with knowledge of Latvian language will be permitted to purchase agricultural land in Latvia23.03.2017
Saeima today supported amendments to the Law on Land Privatization in Rural Area, which foresees that agricultural land can only be purchased by persons with the knowledge of the Latvian language, writes LETA/BNS,
The Estonian parliament on Tuesday adopted a law of amendments to the Packaging Act which will restrict the use of plastic bags in Estonia, reports LETA/BNS.
The Iraqis who in December 2015 became the first refugee family relocated to Lithuania under the EU's resettlement program have lost their residence permit as they failed to return to the country from Sweden within six months, informed LETA/BNS.
A bill of legislative amendments has exited the Ministry of Finance that would require all businesses to inform the commercial register about their ultimate beneficiaries and authorize supervisory institutions to get more information about the owners of bank and payment accounts, writes LETA/BNS.
Today, Lithuania launches a Startup Visa program that will make it easier for innovative entrepreneurs from outside the EU to set up operations in Lithuania. The program will enable non-EU startup founders and their families to fast-track their temporary residence permits, Startup Lithuania`s representative informed BC.
The Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Latvia Hanan Khalfan Obaid Ali Al Madhani was departing from the Riga airport when she was subjected to the security check, not arriving as previously reported by the press, Riga International Airport said LETA.