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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Wednesday, 01.04.2015, 19:32

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Gradual economic recovery continues in Central Europe and Baltic countries in 2015

Gradual economic recovery continues in Central Europe and Baltic countries in 2015

01.04.2015

Gradual economic recovery continues in Central European and Baltic countries despite the Russia-Ukraine conflict in 2015, Russia's food embargo, and the economic downturn in Russia, according to "Eastern European Outlook" published by SEB banka, informs LETA.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Baltic States – CIS, Economics, EU – Baltic States, GDP



Largest taxpayer in Latvia in 2014 – Statoil

Largest taxpayer in Latvia in 2014 – Statoil

01.04.2015

Fuel traders Statoil Fuel&Retail Latvia, Orlen Latvija Ltd. and Neste Latvija were the largest taxpayers in Latvia in 2014, as the State Revenue Service's Communication Department informed LETA.

IMF: Lithuania should liberalise labour relations

IMF: Lithuania should liberalise labour relations

01.04.2015

Upon completion of its two-week mission in Lithuania, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said that it supports the Government's intentions to liberalise the Labour Code, reports LETA/ELTA.


Lithuania's central government debt decreased by EUR 23 mln in February

Lithuania's central government debt decreased by EUR 23 mln in February

01.04.2015

According to the Ministry of Finance, central government debt at the end of February 2015 stood at EUR 13.658 billion and accounted for 36.5% of the projected 2015 GDP (EUR 37.374 billion), writes LETA/ELTA.

Pensions in Estonia increase by 6.3%

Pensions in Estonia increase by 6.3%

01.04.2015

Old-age pensions will increase by 6.3% in Estonia starting April 1, 2015 due to the new pension index; the average monthly pension will be 375 euros, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.

01.04.2015

In June 2013, there were 171.8 thousand farms producing agricultural products in Lithuania

Statistics Lithuania informs that an annual publication Results of the Farm Structure Survey 2013 in Lithuania has been released.

01.04.2015

Eurobarometer: 49% respondents say gender inequality is widespread in Lithuania

The latest Eurobarometer survey on gender equality has revealed that 49% of the polled Lithuanians claim that gender inequality is widespread in Lithuania (54% among female respondents). Lithuanians believe that the social areas were gender stereotypes are mostly widespread are at work (37%), in the media (28%) and in politics (24%), informs LETA/ELTA.

31.03.2015

Industrial production in Estonia grew by 5% in February y-o-y

According to Statistics Estonia, in February 2015, the production of industrial enterprises increased by 5% compared to February of the previous year. Production increased in manufacturing and energy production, but decreased in mining.

31.03.2015

In February, the growth in retail sales in Estonia made 8%

According to Statistics Estonia, in February 2015 compared to February of the previous year, the retail sales of goods of retail trade enterprises increased 8% at constant prices. In January the retail sales increased 5% compared to the same month of the previous year, while in February the growth in retail sales accelerated.

31.03.2015

Commissioner Dombrovskis in Riga: reforms are impossible without involvement of social partners

Reforms are impossible without the involvement of social partners, European Commissioner for Social Dialogue Valdis Dombrovskis (Unity) said during the forum of social partners "Role of social dialogue in ensuring the economic growth and qualitative work place" in Riga today, reports LETA.

31.03.2015

Fitch gives Lithuania A-, outlook stable

Fitch Ratings has affirmed Lithuania's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at 'A-'. The outlooks are stable. The issue ratings on Lithuania's senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds have also been affirmed at 'A-', writes LETA/ELTA.

31.03.2015

Swedbank Lithuania: household consumption is becoming increasing factor of economic growth

With declining export and weakening economic growth, household consumption is becoming an ever increasing factor of economic growth. Having reached its peak ever since late 2007, consumer confidence provides hope that the negative influence of declining export to the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) may be at least partially counterbalanced by growing consumption. On the other hand, it seams that Lithuanians will tend to save more this year, says Chief Economist of Swedbank, Vaiva Seckute, cites LETA/ELTA.

31.03.2015

Address by Laimdota Straujuma at the Social Partners’ Forum

Address by Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma at the Social Partners’ Forum "The Role of Social Dialogue in Ensuring Economic Growth and High Quality Jobs”.

31.03.2015

Euro area economic confidence in March reaches highest level since July 2011

The Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) in the euro area increased from 102.3 points in February to 103.9 points in March 2015, the European Commission announced on Monday, cites LETA.

31.03.2015

Reform, SDP and IRL reach a coalition agreement in Estonia

The Estonian Reform Party, the Social Democratic Party (SDP) and Pro Patria and Res Publica Union (IRL) have reached an agreement at the government coalition talks on core issues and o distribution of ministerial portfolios, as well as on the fact that Riigikogu speaker's position will go to SDP and first deputy speaker's post to IRL, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.

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