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Sunday, 01.03.2015, 14:31
78 strikes were organised in Lithuania in November and December 2014. 45 of them were warning strikes. Based on the data of Statistics Lithuania, strikes were staged by pre-school, primary, secondary, sports, recreational and cultural education establishments, informs LETA/ELTA.
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Aleksandra Caka Street is doomed to degradation, Riga Mayor Nils Usakovs (Harmony) said in an interview with the daily "Neatkariga Rita Avize", cites LETA.
The European Commission (EC) has presented analyses of economic challenges to individual member-states. Specific recommendations to individual countries to be issued in May 2015 and will be based on these reports, informs LETA/ELTA.
Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia (CSB) has published grid maps which depict share of resident population of Latvia with higher education, as well as education index, according to the data of Population Census 2011.
Latvian residents believe that aging, inequality, and lack of labor force are the main challenges Latvia will face in the coming years, informs LETA, according to "DNB Latvia Barometer".
Straujuma: Europe is affected by a number of aspects, ranging from local political pressures to changes in macroeconomic environment
Today, in Brussels, Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma, in addressing the Centre for European Policy Studies at the conference "More or Less Europe”, highlighted the key aspects driving current economic, security and geopolitical challenges, reports BC press secretary to the Prime Minister Aiva Rozenberga.
Prime Minister of Lithuania Algirdas Butkevicius does not support the idea to conscript women for military service. However, he says that women are always welcome in the armed service as volunteers, informs LETA/ELTA.