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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Saturday, 25.10.2014, 04:23

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Latvia and Lithuania register EU’s largest VAT collection deficits in 2012

Latvia and Lithuania register EU’s largest VAT collection deficits in 2012

24.10.2014

An estimated EUR 177 billion in value added tax (VAT) revenue was lost in the European Union due to non-compliance or non-collection in 2012, according to the latest VAT Gap study published by the European Commission. This equates to 16% of total expected VAT revenue of 26 member states, reports LETA.

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Latvian Welfare Minister points out to necessity to create as many new jobs as possible in EU

Latvian Welfare Minister points out to necessity to create as many new jobs as possible in EU

24.10.2014

Participating in a summit on growth and employment in Brussels today, Welfare Minister Uldis Augulis (Greens/Farmers) emphasized to the necessity to create as many new jobs as possible in Europe, as well as stimulate the EU's competitiveness, LETA was informed by the minister's advisor Liene Uzule.

Size of agricultural holdings keeps increasing in Latvia

Size of agricultural holdings keeps increasing in Latvia

23.10.2014

Provisional results of Farm Structure Survey 2013 show that the average size of agricultural holdings in 2013 was 37.8 ha, which is 9.6% more than in 2010, when this indicator was 34.5 ha.


Estonian euro satisfaction ratings highest in Europe

Estonian euro satisfaction ratings highest in Europe

23.10.2014

According to the Baltic Household Outlook, prepared by SEB and introduced to the public today, 80% of Estonians are satisfied with the adoption of the euro, and this year positivity even exceeds the EU average, writes LETA/Estonian Public Broadcasting.

Majority of next Saeima MPs in Latvia are between 41 and 60

Majority of next Saeima MPs in Latvia are between 41 and 60

23.10.2014

With 12th Saeima final and official results finally announced today, which, for example showed that 913,491 voters went to the polls, or 58.85 of the electorate, many other interesting facts can be found in the statistics, informs LETA.

23.10.2014

Central Election Commission confirms final election results in Latvia

The Central Election Commission in Latvia confirmed the final results of the 12th Saeima elections on October 22nd, informs LETA.

22.10.2014

Latvians want president to be elected by popular vote

78% of economically-active residents of Latvia, aged between 18 and 55, are in favor of a president elected by popular vote, according to a survey conducted by TNS and LNT television, reports LETA.

22.10.2014

Lithuania named Nr.3 destination in Lonely Planet's list of must-see countries

Lithuania was named number-three destination in Lonely Planet's list of best countries to visit in 2015.

22.10.2014

Straujuma's political goal is to increase welfare of Latvian families

Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma's (Unity) political goal, as the head of the new government, will be to increase the welfare of Latvian families.

22.10.2014

General government deficit in Lithuania stood at 2.6, debt – 39% of GDP in 2013

Statistics Lithuania has implemented the methodological requirements set in Regulation (EU) No 549/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 21 May 2013 on the European system of national and regional accounts in the European Union (ESA 2010) and carried out a revision of the time series of general government finance and national accounts aggregates. In 2013, according to the revised data, the general government deficit totalled LTL 3163.3 million (EUR 916.2 million), or 2.6% of GDP. Over the year, the general government deficit decreased by LTL 460.2 million (in 2012, this indicator stood at 3.2% of GDP).

22.10.2014

Latvia registers fifth best budget situation in EU in 2013

National budget deficit in Latvia in 2013 was at 0.9% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), which is the third lowest out of all the European Union (EU) countries, latest data provided by Eurostat shows, cites LETA.

21.10.2014

Level of producer prices in September rose by 0.1% in Latvia

Compared to August, level of producer prices in Latvian industry in September 2014 rose by 0.1%, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia. In September 2014 compared to September of the previous year, the overall level of producer prices in the Latvian industry increased by 0.3%.

21.10.2014

In September, industrial production in Lithuania increased by 6.9%

Statistics Lithuania informs that in September 2014, industrial production totalled LTL 5.8 billion (EUR 1.7 billion) at current prices and, compared to August, grew by 6.9% at constant prices, seasonally adjusted – by 1.7%.

21.10.2014

General government budget deficit in 2013 comprised 0.9% of GDP in Latvia

General government budget deficit at the end of 2013 comprised EUR 199.6 million or 0.9 % of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), and the general government consolidated gross debt comprised EUR 8875.9 million or 38.2 % of the GDP, according to the results of the October 2014 general government budget deficit and debt notification[1] compiled by Central Statistical Bureau (CSB), which has been made in line with the methodology of European System of Accounts (ESA 2010).

21.10.2014

Who are the winners of China's anti-corruption drive?

There is no doubt that corrupt "tigers and flies," cadres from the top to bottom ranks, are the losers in China's anti-corruption drive. But who are the winners?

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