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Friday, 06.03.2015, 00:30
Latgale could have a television channel in the Russian language, Latvian Transport Minister Anrijs Matiss (Unity) said in an interview with the LNT show "900 sekundes" this morning, cites LETA.
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The telecommunications company Bite reported revenue and other income of EUR 170 million for the year ended that on 31 December 2014, compared to EUR 176 million in 2013, reports LETA/ELTA.
In order to protect Latvia's information space, politicians are planning to create a Russian-language television channel for Latgale province, the Latvian Television show "De facto" reported on Sunday, cites LETA.
Estonian Economy and Infrastructure Minister Urve Palo signed on Friday an agreement between Estonia and Singapore, with the aim of cooperation in the information and communication technology (ICT) sphere, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
On 18 - 19 February 2015, in Riga representatives of eighteen EU member states prepared recommendations for data usage improvement and European citizens' initiative development at the conference and discussion "Open Europe: Open Data for Open Society."
AS Sertifitseerimiskeskus confirmed that the cyber attacks against the world's largest SIM card manufacturer Gemalto do not endanger Estonian mobile-ID security; e-voting commission confirmed that e-voting, connected to using mobile-ID, is also still secure, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.
A total of 97.1% of residents of Lithuania have at least one TV set at home, 32% have two TV sets, while more than every tenth household in the country has three or more TV sets. 96.8% said that they watch TV, informs LETA/ELTA.