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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Thursday, 24.08.2017, 00:22

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Estonian MFA: Egypt EU's key partner in solving multiple crises

Estonian MFA: Egypt EU's key partner in solving multiple crises

23.08.2017

Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sven Mikser on August 22nd at a meeting with his Egyptian colleague Sameh Hassan Shoukry in Tallinn said that Egypt is one of the key partners of the European Union in solving the problems of the EU's southern neighborhood, reports LETA/BNS.

Keyword tags: Estonia, EU – Baltic States, Legislation, Society, Tourism



Latvian government supports bill restricting face-covering

Latvian government supports bill restricting face-covering

22.08.2017

The government in Latvia on August 22nd endorsed draft legislation that would ban wearing face-covering clothes or accessories in public places, reports LETA.

Ethnic Estonians favor election blocks, Russian-speakers Center in local elections

Ethnic Estonians favor election blocks, Russian-speakers Center in local elections

22.08.2017

Ethnic Estonians would predominantly favor election blocks and independent candidates, while non-ethnic Estonians would vote for the Center Party in local elections, figures from a survey commissioned by BNS and Postimees and carried out by pollster Kantar Emor show, cites LETA/BNS.


Over 70% Lithuanian households own PCs, have Internet access

Over 70% Lithuanian households own PCs, have Internet access

21.08.2017

73% Lithuanian households owned a personal computer and 75% had Internet access at home in the first quarter of this year, up by 1 and 2 percentage points year-on-year, respectively, a survey by Statistics Lithuania showed on August 18th, cites LETA/BNS.

Border guards uncover illegal channel for Tajiks into Lithuania

Border guards uncover illegal channel for Tajiks into Lithuania

21.08.2017

Lithuanian border guards have uncovered an illegal channel for Tajik nationals into Lithuania and have found that the alleged organizers and perpetrators of the trafficking of migrants also forged documents for arriving foreigners, the State Border Guard Service informed LETA.


18.08.2017

Latvians' overall mood has become more upbeat

The overall mood of Latvia’s residents has become more upbeat lately, Teika Lapsa, a spokeswoman for Baltic International Bank, told LETA citing the bank’s latest Latvian Barometer survey.

17.08.2017

Only Estonia saw households' expenses rise in Baltics in July

The dynamics of average monthly household expenses was different in the three Baltic countries in July 2017, with downward movements compared with the preceding month registered in Latvia and Lithuania and a minor increase in Estonia, it appears froma survey by Baltic Market Insights (Baltmi), cites LETA/BNS.

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