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Sunday, 20.04.2014, 06:12
Observing provisions of the Law on Electronic Communications, the Communications Regulatory Authority of the Republic of Lithuania (RRT) collected data of electronic communications operators on their activities of the 4th quarter of 2013. Compared to the 3rd quarter of 2013, investments into electronic communications infrastructure grew by 46.1% in the 4th quarter of 2013 and amounted to LTL 120.39 million (EUR 34.9 million). Compared to 2012, the investments increased by 16.1% in 2013, the Communications Regulatory Authority said in a statement.
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Telecommunications company Telia Latvija is experiencing serious technical problems today, LETA observed.
Notwithstanding a 17% fall in gross profit, mobile communications company Tele2 net profit increased 21% last year from 2012, reports LETA/Nozare.lv, referring to Firmas.lv data.
Advertising market experts forecasts growth in the budget of both total advertising market and separate media channels in Lithuania in 2014. The largest growth is foreseen for internet, outdoor and cinema advertising, informs LETA/ELTA.
TeliaSonera is delighted to prolong the support to SSE Riga by donating SEK 1,250,000 (approx EUR 135.000) to the school for the academic year 2014/2015, reports the company.
From today, cable-television provider Lattelecom will include Ukrainian news channel Espreso TV on its list of channels available to subscribers, the business information portal Nozare.lv was informed by company spokeswoman Liga Bite, cites LETA.
During a Saeima Human Rights and Public Affairs Committee meeting today, which was also attended by Latvian Television (LTV), Latvian Radio (LR), the National Electronic Mass Media Council as well as others, it was decided that a Latvian satellite channel will be established for Latvians living abroad, which would inform compatriots about events taking place in Latvia, as well as air cultural broadcasts, informs LETA/Nozare.lv.