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Monday, 06.07.2015, 03:57
As of July 2nd 2015, the Latvia State Radio and Television Center stops broadcasting OTV television channel of Ogres televizija Ltd., the Center's representatives informed LETA.
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Lattelecom invested EUR 104 mln in its fiber-optic and copper cable Internet network the past 10 years02.07.2015
During the past 10 years, Latvian telecommunications company Lattelecom has invested EUR 104 million in constructing/setting-up its fiber-optic and copper cable Internet network in Latvia, the company's chairman Juris Gulbis informed LETA.
Eesti Telekom's Director of Communications Kaja Sepp said that the abolition of roaming charges in the European Union could lead to price increases in Estonia, LETA/Estonian Public Broadcasting (ERR) reports.
Estonia's biggest mobile phone operator EMT lost 436 phone numbers in May in Estonia to phone number portability, Public Broadcasting reports, writes LETA.
Based on preliminary data of Lithuania's Communications Regulatory Authority (RRT), in the 1st quarter of 2015 compared with the 4th quarter of 2014, investment in electronic communications network infrastructure was by 44% greater and totalled EUR 38.7 million. Meanwhile, the 1st quarter of 2015 compared with the 1st quarter of 2014, investment increased by a staggering 139.1%, informs LETA/ELTA.
Latvian IT company Tele2 Shared Service Center earned EUR 497,178 last year, which is 25% more than in 2013, when the company earned EUR 399,086, reports LETA, according to Firmas.lv information.
A Latvian Television (LTV) channel in the Russian language is illogical, as it will immediately be labeled a propaganda vehicle, where "Latvians will be trying to convince Russians of something," this according to LNT television channel co-owner and general director, Andrejs Ekis, who commented in an interview with the newspaper Neatkariga, reports LETA.