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Thursday, 23.10.2014, 10:55
Five-year Latvian T-Bonds with the total nominal value of EUR 4 million were sold in a non-competitive fixed rate auction today, according to information provided by "NASDAQ OMX Riga", cites LETA.
Keyword tags: Financial Services, Investments, Latvia
Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma's (Unity) political goal, as the head of the new government, will be to increase the welfare of Latvian families.
There is no point in waiting for a better price for Citadele bank, Finance Minister Andris Vilks (Unity) said in an interview with LTV television this morning, reports LETA.
President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite met with the heads of 18 major Norwegian businesses and investment funds to discuss the investment climate and business opportunities in the country, reports BC presidential press service.
Saeima committee conceptually approves proposal to suspend issuing of temporary residence permits to Russians22.10.2014
Saeima's Defense, Internal Affairs and Corruption Prevention Committee in Latvia decided today to approve in principle before the first reading All for Latvia!-For Fatherland and Freedom/LNNK's (VL-TB/LNNK) proposal to suspend issuing of temporary residence permits to Russian citizens for the purchase of real estate in Latvia, informs LETA.
East Capital Baltic Property Fund II (“the Fund”), managed by East Capital, has yesterday acquired the Metro Plaza office building in Tallinn, Estonia.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang's just-concluded visit to Germany, Russia and Italy proves to be a successful tour injecting vigor and vitality into the development of China-Europe relations.
On Tuesday, Estonian Riigikogu adopted the legislative amendment that provides regulations for issuing digital ID cards to e-residents, writes LETA/National Broadcasting.
Chief executives of Kuwei’ts eight largest travel agencies will visit Estonia in the final week of October on the invitation of travel agency Wris, writes Eesti Päevaleht, cites LETA/Baltic Business News.
A newly built high voltage power line between Klaipeda and Telsiai has been put into operation. It is the first 330 kV overhead power line built after the restoration of Lithuania's independence. The power line will transmit electricity from Northern Europe to Lithuania when the NordBalt power link begins to operate, energy company Litgrid announced in a statement, cites LETA/ELTA.
A fish farming and processing company worth LTL 90 million (EUR 26 million) will soon be built near Kupiskis, a town in north-eastern Lithuania, just 4 kilometres from the town centre, reports LETA/ELTA, referring to Lietuvos zinios.
Nordecon AS and OÜ Kawe Invest, subsidiary of AS Kawe, signed a contract for the construction of an office building on the registered immovable at Veerenni 24. The cost of construction works at the building located in the Baltika quarter at the edge of the City of Tallinn is approximately EUR 9 million without VAT, informed BC Nordecon’s press service.
The Nasdaq OMX Tallinn Stock Exchange fell on Thursday, October 16th 2014, in the midst of the global selling spree back to the year 2012, Äripäev.ee/LETA reports.
The attempts to set up a testing laboratory for Rail Skyway Systems Ltd. "string transport" near Zokniai military airfield in Siauliai city are probably not the only case of suspicious investments, informs LETA/ELTA.
The U.S. chemicals company Cabot Corporation (Cabot) made the decision to open its regional business center in Riga taking into consideration the availability of qualified personnel with good command of foreign languages, and the well-developed IT sector in Latvia, as Cabot President and CEO Patrick Prevost said during the center's opening ceremony on Tuesday, cites LETA/Nozare.lv.