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Friday, 30.09.2016, 16:29
The industrial confidence indicator in Estonia was 6 points in September, which marks a decline of 2 point from August and an improvement of 11 points compared with September 2015, the Estonian Institute of Economic Research said, writes LETA/ BNS.
Modern Italian artist, Daniele Donde (Dondé), famous around the world for his new approach in “glamorous art” has been in Riga (17-25 September) showing his pictures in a couple of city’s galleries. Visiting his exhibition in the Pullman Hotel, BC’s editor shares with readers fascination from the maestro’s invention, the so-called Glam Art.
According to a fresh study carried out by the consultation company Fontes, the wage gap between women and men has increased this year by 1 ppt compared with 2015, informs LETA/BNS.
According to an analysis of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the biggest problems regarding education in Estonia are teachers, the demographic structure, a big number of people who fail to graduate university and education costs focusing on real estate.
Latvian residents would like their monthly income to be at least EUR 1,216, according to a survey conducted by SKDS pollster writes LETA.
The frequency of ordering products and services online in Estonia is increasing among users of e-commerce
According to Statistics Estonia, in the 1st quarter of 2016, 86% of households in Estonia had Internet access at home. There has been an increase in the share of people having used e-commerce services more than five times in the last three months.
The Spanish Foreign Ministry has declared Latvia's Honorary Consul in Barcelona Xavier Vinyals "not acceptable for the performance of consular functions" and withdrawn his "exequatur" or authorization after the unofficial Catalan flag was exhibited on the facade of the consulate on September 11, the National Day of Catalonia, as Spain's ABC newspaper reported on Saturday, writes LETA.