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Wednesday, 18.01.2017, 16:06
Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser said on Tuesday he doesn't support the idea to ease the sanctions imposed on Russia as a result of its actions in Ukraine as a reward for Moscow cooperating in some other area, reports LETA/BNS.
For a number of years, the EU and Russia had assumed the existence of a strategic partnership, based on the con vergence of values, economic integration and increasingly open markets and a modernisation agenda for society. Our agenda was positive and ambitious.
Various current and former European leaders and politicians have sent U.S. president elect Donald Trump a letter, warning about the true intention of Russian President Vladimir Putin and the consequences of lifting sanction, the Washington Post writes citing LETA/BNS.
The company with the largest share capital registered in the Latvian Enterprise Register last week was Stern Holding with a share capital of EUR 40 mln, writes LETA.
Lithuanian businessman Kestutis Juscius has confirmed to BNS that his Baltic Champs Group had secured a loan from the Austrian branch of the Russian state bank Sberbank for payment for the shares of one of the country's largest agricultural investment companies Auga Group, reports LETA/BNS.