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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Tuesday, 04.08.2015, 22:51

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Estonia's capital gains 2,000 residents in 7 months

Estonia's capital gains 2,000 residents in 7 months

04.08.2015

According to the data of the Estonian population register, as of 1 August 2015, 436,576 people lived in Estonia's capital Tallinn, an increase of 2,150 people since the start of the year, the city's press agency Raepress reports, cites LETA.

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Estonia's population expected to shrink below million

Estonia's population expected to shrink below million

04.08.2015

The latest UN population estimates and projections report stated that Europe's population is ageing and shrinking, and that trend applies to Estonia as well, writes LETA/National Broadcasting.

Latvian Border Guard detain 22 illegal immigrants and four smugglers

Latvian Border Guard detain 22 illegal immigrants and four smugglers

04.08.2015

The Border Guard detained 22 illegal immigrants and four human smugglers on August 1st 2015, LETA learned from the State Border Guard.


No orphanages in Vilnius by 2020

No orphanages in Vilnius by 2020

03.08.2015

During the next five years, until 2020, Vilnius will try to reduce the number of infants and children living in institutions; and only in the most desperate cases, if foster parents cannot be found, the children will be housed in an orphanage, Vilnius City Council reports BC.

Only five asylum seekers since 1998 have received Latvian citizenship

Only five asylum seekers since 1998 have received Latvian citizenship

03.08.2015

With the plight of refugees and their status in host countries a pertinent issue these days, the Citizenship and Migration Board has some interesting facts to report, foremost being that Latvian citizenship has been granted to only five asylum seekers since 1998, reports LETA.

03.08.2015

Almost a million Latvian residents shop online

993,000 residents of Latvia aged 15 to 74 shop online, which constitutes 76% of all Internet users in Latvia, reports LETA, according to a study by the business consulting company Gemius.

02.08.2015

Mayor: Rezekne cannot accept refugees

Rezekne Mayor Aleksandrs Bartasevics (Harmony Center) believes that the second largest city in Latgale Province will be unable to accommodate refugees, as Rezekne City Council informed LETA.

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