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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Tuesday, 02.09.2014, 09:45

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In H1, volume of freights and number of passengers carried has increased in Latvia

In H1, volume of freights and number of passengers carried has increased in Latvia

01.09.2014

According to the information on freight transport compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau, in the first half of 2014 the total volume of freights carried in main transport sectors has grown by 2.7% as compared to the first half of 2013.

Keyword tags: Analytics, Cargo, Good for Business, Latvia, Railways, Transport



China's economy faces challenges despite steady performance

China's economy faces challenges despite steady performance

01.09.2014

China's economy is facing multiple domestic and international challenges despite its steady performance in the past seven months of 2014, said a senior economic official in Beijing on Wednesday.

In July, the growth in retail sales in Estonia accelerated even more

In July, the growth in retail sales in Estonia accelerated even more

01.09.2014

According to Statistics Estonia, in July 2014 compared to July of the previous year, the retail sales of goods of retail trade enterprises increased 10% at constant prices. Retail sales increased by 4% in May and 7% in June compared to the corresponding month of the previous year, whereas in July the retail sales growth accelerated even more.


In Q2, GDP in Lithuania grew by 3.1%

In Q2, GDP in Lithuania grew by 3.1%

01.09.2014

Statistics Lithuania informs that, based on more comprehensive business, tax and price statistics, in II quarter 2014, GDP at current prices amounted to LTL 31 315 million (EUR 9 069.5 million). Compared to the same period in 2013, real GDP growth, seasonally and working day adjusted, stood at 3.1%, compared to I quarter 2014 – 0.8% (compared to the same period in 2013, seasonally and working day unadjusted, GDP increased by 3.3%, compared to I quarter 2014, increased by 8.4%).

FinMin downgraded Estonia’s economic growth outlook for 2014-2015

FinMin downgraded Estonia’s economic growth outlook for 2014-2015

01.09.2014

Ministry of Finance compiled a new economic growth outlook for Estonia, according to which in 2014 the growth would reach 0.5% and in 2015 2.5%, writes LETA/Delfi.ee.

01.09.2014

Latvia has one of the cheapest train tickets in the world

According to a price index calculated by the portal Goeuro.com, Latvia has one of the cheapest train tickets in the world, cites LETA/Nozare.lv.

01.09.2014

20.6% Lithuanians were living below at-risk-of-poverty threshold in 2013

Statistics Lithuania informs that in 2013, according to the data of the Survey on Income and Living Conditions, the at-risk-of-poverty rate in Lithuania stood at 20.6%. Compared to 2012, it increased by 2 percentage points. In 2013, about 610 thousand persons in the country were living below the at-risk-of-poverty threshold, reports LETA/ELTA.

29.08.2014

Average monthly net wages and salaries in Latvia grew to 557 euros in Q2

Latest data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia show that, as compared to the corresponding periods of the previous year, average wages and salaries in the 2nd quarter of 2014 have risen slower than in the first quarter of this year.

29.08.2014

In July, retail trade experienced annual increase 3.9% in Latvia

Data of Central Statistical Bureau show that, compared to June, the total retail trade turnover in July 2014 rose by 2.2%, according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices. Both retail trade in food products and non-food products increased by 2.2%.

29.08.2014

In Q2, average monthly gross wages exceeded 1,000 euros in Estonia

According to Statistics Estonia, in the 2nd quarter of 2014, the average monthly gross wages and salaries were 1,023 euros and increased 4.8% compared to the 2nd quarter of the previous year.

29.08.2014

Construction volumes in Estonia decreased by 4% in Q2

According to Statistics Estonia, in the 2nd quarter of 2014 compared to the same quarter of the previous year, the total production of Estonian construction enterprises in Estonia and foreign countries decreased by 4%. The construction volumes have decreased for three quarters in a row.

28.08.2014

In Lithuania, construction input prices increased by 1.7% in July y-o-y

Statistics Lithuania informs that construction input prices in July 2014, against June, decreased by 0.9%. The change was mainly influenced by a 3.3% decrease in wages and salaries.

28.08.2014

46% residents ready to buy more of Latvia-made goods

Less than half, or 46% of economically active residents ages 18 to 55 say that they will be buying more Latvia-produced goods in wake of Russia's food embargo, according to a survey carried out by the TNS research company in collaboration with the LNT television, informs LETA/Nozare.lv.

28.08.2014

Construction costs in July reduced by 0.6% in Latvia

Compared to June, level of construction costs in Latvia in July 2014 decreased by 0.6%. Compared to July of the previous year, average level of construction costs reduced by 0.1%.

28.08.2014

Ministry projects Estonia’s economic growth to reach 2.5% in 2015

The still-to-be-published autumn economic outlook compiled by Estonian Ministry of Finance predicts that 2014 year’s economic growth will be 0.5% and next year 2.5%, writes LETA/National Broadcasting.

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