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Wednesday, 25.11.2015, 18:14
Lithuania’s Prime Minister, currently on a visit to China, urges to speed up the issue of authorization for the exports of Lithuanian dairy products. Moreover, Algirdas Butkevicius, who met with his Chinese counterpart Li Keqiang on Wednesday, also proposes to open talks on the exports of beef products, informs LETA/BNS.
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According to the Polish media site Onet, Polish shipbuilding company Remontowa Shipbuilding president Andrzej Wojtkiewicz and board member Jan Paszkowski transferred about 800,000 euros to the former management of the Estonian state-owned port company Port of Tallinn, while the total bribe was supposed to be 1.2 million euros, informs LETA/BNS.
The Estonian Prosecutor General's Office has filed suspicions against two managers of a Polish shipbuilding company as part of the corruption investigation relating to the state owned company Port of Tallinn, spokespeople for the chief prosecutor's office said on Tuesday, informs LETA.
Latvian, Ukrainian experts will work on defining cooperation directions between both countries in order to assist Ukraine in sooner implementation of forestry policy reforms, representatives of the Latvian Agricultural Ministry informed LETA.
Germany's Strabag Wasserbau (former Josef Mobius Bau) will not receive 511,500 euros in penalties from the Lithuanian seaport of Klaipeda over a quay construction contract, informs LETA/BNS.
Klaipeda posted a decline in container traffic for January through October 2015, but held onto its number-one position in the Baltic countries in terms of overall TEU handling volumes, the port's authority said on Monday, cites LETA/BNS.
Lietuvos Juru Laivininkyste (Lithuanian Shipping Company, or LJL), which is teetering on the brink of collapse, saw its net loss for the three quarters through September 2015 widen to 7.317 million euros, from 4.561 million euros in the same period last year, informs LETA/BNS.