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Saturday, 01.11.2014, 05:49
Natural gas transmission system operator AB Amber Grid nine-month revenues totalled LTL 126.9 million (EUR 36.7 million). Pre-tax profit and net profit totalled LTL 12.9 million (EUR 3.7 million) and LTL 14.6 million (EUR 4.2 million), respectively, the company said in a statement, cites LETA/ELTA.
After the first load of liquefied natural gas (LNG) was pumped into the LNG storage vessel Independence, the specialists stated that its systems operate flawlessly, reports LETA/ELTA.
Statistics Lithuania informs that in III quarter 2014, country's gross domestic product (GDP), estimated based on available statistical data and econometric models, amounted to LTL 33777 million (EUR 9782.5 million) at current prices. Compared to the same period of 2013, the real GDP change, seasonally and working day adjusted, stood at 2.6%, compared to II quarter 2014, increased by 0.4%.
The unaudited consolidated profit before income tax of Apranga Group amounted to LTL 33.7 million (EUR 9.8 million) during the nine months of 2014, while Apranga Group has made the profit of LTL 33.1 million (EUR 9.6 million) in the same period of 2013 (an increase of 2.0 percent), the company announced LETA/ELTA.
The Seimas Committee on Foreign Affairs has considered the 2015 draft budget and found that it is necessary to enhance the security of Lithuanian diplomatic representations, taking into account the geopolitical situation, informs LETA/ELTA.
The largest Lithuanian capital bank – Siauliu Bankas – is expanding its activities in leasing area and strengthening its steps in a life insurance market, reports LETA/ELTA.
Baltic States' largest grain producer Malsena buys Balti Veski, an Estonian company that produces cereal and other grain products using the Veski-Mati brand, LETA/Äripäev.ee reports.