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Thursday, 27.11.2014, 17:53
Lithuanian state-owned Lietuvos energija and EPSO-G will most likely not bid for the Germany-registered E.ON Ruhrgas International's stake in Latvijas Gaze gas supply company, reports LETA/ELTA, referring to Verslo zinios.
Keyword tags: Energy, EU – Baltic States, Gas, Latvia, Legislation, Lithuania
Klaipedos Nafta, the developer and operator of the Lithuanian liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal, on 27 November received a Natural Gas Regasification License from the National Commission for Energy Control and Prices, cites LETA/ELTA.
Julius Misiunas, deputy president of the Lithuanian National Road Carriers' Association Linava, says that Russia is applying stricter inspection rules to Lithuanian trucks at the border because Russia had refused to participate in the TIR system activities and so no longer has means to ensure transparent transportation of goods into the country, informs LETA/ELTA.
If Russia completely closed all roads for goods and logistics from Lithuania, it would cost up to 4% of GDP to our economy, said Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius, adding that he does not believe in this worst-case scenario, writes LETA/ELTA.
In its official website, the daily UK broadsheet Telegraph has recommended the Christmas market in Vilnius for holiday makers and Christmas enthusiasts, reports LETA/ELTA.
The Government of Lithuania has approved the revised 2015 draft budget which still focuses on the social area, reports LETA/ELTA.
Consolidated operating profit of Utenos Trikotazas group for the 9 months of 2014 was LTL 4.2 million (EUR 1.2 million), while in the same period in 2013 the Group earned LTL 1.1 million (EUR 0.3 million) operating profit, informs LETA/ELTA.