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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Monday, 16.07.2018, 11:31

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EU Parliament votes against starting negotiations on EU copyright directive

EU Parliament votes against starting negotiations on EU copyright directive

06.07.2018

The European Parliament today rejected the proposal to start negotiations with member states on the European Union’s (EU) highly controversial copyright law, reports LETA/AFP.

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Elena Lukyanova: language amendments in the law violate the rights of Latvian higher institution owners

Elena Lukyanova: language amendments in the law violate the rights of Latvian higher institution owners

04.07.2018

Dr. Elena Lukyanova (Law), Director of Institute of Law Enforcement Effectiveness Monitoring, Professor of the Justice Department, NRU, a well-known international expert in the protection of rights and freedoms, who specialises in the Latvian situation, has sent a letter concerning language amendments to the Law on Higher Education Institutions to Mr. Raimonds Vējonis), President of the Latvian Republic. The renowned expert in the field of justice points out the consequences of these amendments that cause damage to property, contrary to the international documents. BK publishes the uncensored text of the address below.

Latvian president promulgates bill banning teaching in Russian at private universities

Latvian president promulgates bill banning teaching in Russian at private universities

04.07.2018

Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis has promulgated the bill that would ban use of Russian as the language of instruction also at private universities in Latvia, writes LETA, according to the announcement published in the official newspaper Latvijas Vestnesis.


Lithuanian president signs laws on tax overhaul

Lithuanian president signs laws on tax overhaul

03.07.2018

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite has signed the laws overhauling the country's tax system on July 2nd, adopted by the Seimas of Lithuania last Thursday, reports LETA/BNS.

Lithuanian Seimas lowers threshold for dual citizenship referendum

Lithuanian Seimas lowers threshold for dual citizenship referendum

02.07.2018

The Seimas of Lithuania has lowered the threshold for the adoption of constitutional amendments on a dual citizenship referendum, reports LETA/BNS.


07.06.2018

Estonian judicial system among most efficient in EU

According to the results of a fresh study comparing different European judicial systems, the Estonian judicial system is still one of the most efficient ones in the European Union, reports LETA/BNS.

25.05.2018

Baltic States agree to revise consular cooperation agreement between countries

Representatives of the consular departments of the foreign ministries of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania on May 24th in Riga agreed on the revision of the 1999 agreement between the governments of the Baltic states on consular cooperation and assistance, informs LETA/BNS.

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