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Tuesday, 26.05.2015, 08:37
From 1 October 2015, amendments to the Law on Provision of Information to the Public will enter into force. Lithuanian MPs adjusted the law taking into account changes of security situation, reports LETA/ELTA.
Keyword tags: Legislation, Lithuania, Markets and Companies, Telecomunications
Mobile communications operator Bite Latvija increased its EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization) by 14% to EUR 3 million in the first quarter of the year 2015, the company's representatives informed LETA.
Riga Regional Court today convicted advertising expert Jurgis Liepnieks and businessman Andrejs Ekis in the so-called digital television affair, and ordered the two pay large fines, reports LETA.
Mobile communications operator Latvijas Mobilais telefons (LMT) closed 2014 with EUR 144 million in turnover – 10% decrease on 2013 when the company turned over EUR 161 million, reports LETA, according to Firmas.lv data.
The pilot programme of the controversial transport system Uber was launched on Friday in Estonia; Estonia is the first in the Baltic countries, where the program started operating, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
The state sold Citadele as planned, and the same should be done with the state's stake in Lattelecom and Latvijas Mobilais Telefons (LMT); this according to former Lattelecom CEO Nils Melngailis, who was instrumental in breaking up Parex banka, cites LETA.
Implementing Europe's digital single market will probably increase mobile communication prices in Latvia, the leading Latvian mobile communications operators told LETA.