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Sunday, 11.12.2016, 11:59
Heating tariffs in Riga will slightly grow in December compared to November – to EUR 42.54 per MWh (VAT excluded), Linda Rence, a representatives of Rigas Siltums municipal heating company said LETA.
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At the annual Export and Innovation Award Ceremony, organized by the Economics Ministry and Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA), this year's Leading Exporter award was presented to the joint-stock flour producer Dobeles Dzirnavnieks, as the LIAA informed LETA.
The total cost of the various events marking the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Latvia in 2017-2021 may amount to EUR 59,075,947, according to the Culture Ministry's report on the 100th anniversary celebrations plan for 2017-2021 that the government will review next week, writes LETA.
The number of passengers served at the Riga port reached 530,745 in January-November this year, growing 8% compared to the 11-month period last year, the port said LETA.
We, the Prime Ministers of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania, meeting in Riga on 9 December 2016 on the occasion of a Baltic Council of Ministers hereby adopt the following Declaration
In November an unusually big amount of electricity flowed from Latvia to Estonia and from Estonia to Finland, compared with the usual trend of flowing from the Nordic countries to the Baltic countries, the Estonian transmission system operator Elering reports LETA.
The latest data of the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that during the year* (in November 2016, compared to November 2015) the average level of consumer prices increased by 1.3%. Prices of goods grew by 0.6% and prices of services by 2.9%.
Leiger, the first of the brand new ferries delivered to the ferry operating arm of the Estonian state-owned company Port of Tallinn, is expected to reach Estonia this weekend, writes LETA.
Latvia continues to lag behind the Baltic Sea region’s average level as its standing in the Baltic Sea Index has decreased by 6.8 points, according to Swedbank’s latest Baltic Sea Report.
As of this week, Hansabuss, one of the largest bus transportation companies in the Baltics, is headed by Henri Kaasik-Aaslav as CEO, representative Hansabuss informed BC.
Additional revenues from the raised microenterprise tax rate next year would be paid into the social budget, Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis (Greens/Farmers) told the press today.
The average share of smokers of cigarettes in Lithuania is higher than that in the rest of the European Union, Eurostat said on Wednesday.
Balta non-life insurer has paid a EUR 4.85 mln indemnity to Latvijas Finieris wood processing company for the damage brought by a fire that destroyed the company's Lignum plant in 2014, reports LETA.
The Estonian transmission system operator Elering has announced a public procurement to find the designer and constructor of the Estonian section of the third Estonian-Latvian power connection, the total cost of which will be 172 mln euros, reports LETA/BNS.
Estonia's Minister of Rural Affairs Martin Repinski handed his letter of resignation to Prime Minister Juri Ratas on Tuesday, less than two weeks after the new government was sworn in on Nov. 23, reports LETA/BNS,