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Saturday, 25.10.2014, 00:17
The city of Tallinn's water utility AS Tallinna Vesi informed the Tallinn Stock Exchange that its 2014 nine months net sales have increased while operating profit remains stable, reports LETA.
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Minister of Economy Evaldas Gustas attended the opening ceremony of the US health care company Intermedix service centre in Kaunas, informs LETA/ELTA. Priomi Minister Algirdas Butkevicius was also present.
Revenues of the mobile operator Tele2 Lithuania went up by 5% year-on-year to SEK 231 million (EUR 25 million) in the third quarter of the year 2014, reports LETA/ELTA.
The Lithuania-Belarus economic forum will be held in Mogilev on November 4-5, the Belarusian news agency BelTA reports, cites LETA/ELTA.
A new logistics centre, Amber Logistics, part of the international spirits company Amber Beverage Group, was opened in Stopiņi county, near the capital city Riga. Amber Logistics centre will specialise in storage of alcoholic beverages and provision of transportation services in the Baltic Region, reported BC communicationsm manager of Amber Beverage Group Dana Hasana.
During a meeting with Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs (Greens/Farmers) yesterday, Turkish Agriculture Minister Mehmet Mehdi Eker said that Turkey could import more Latvian-made food products most affected by the Russian food embargo, informs LETA/Nozare.lv.
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.
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.
In his address at the opening of the Latvia-Turkey business forum in Riga today, recently-elected Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that it can be observed that U.S. and European media, as well as credit-rating agencies, are expressing unfounded criticism about the Turkish economy, reports LETA.
Telecommunications company Tele2 improved its EBITDA by 9.2% in the third quarter, reaching almost EUR 9 million, the company's spokeswoman Irena Zeiza informed the business portal Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
Turnover of the furniture manufacturer Vilniaus baldai AB during period 2014 July – September amounted to LTL 57.26 million (EUR 16.584 million), during the same period year 2013 it was LTL 53.375 million (EUR 15.458 million), informs LETA/ELTA.
The story of the very first batch of Daumantu mayonnaise made in a bucket has become a legend. This was how three residents of Kedainiai town started their condiment business more than two decades ago, informs LETA/ELTA, referring to Lietuvos rytas.
Yesterday, the Estonian Parliament passed a bill that sets out the legal basis for the issuance of a digital identity to persons who are not Estonian citizens or residents of Estonia, reports LETA/Baltic Business News.
The European Parliament on Wednesday voted in favor of Jean-Claude Juncker's new European Commission, allowing it to start its new five-year term on November 1, 2014 as planned, informs AFP/LETA.
On 21 October, the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers approved a proposal made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on contributing 40,000 euros for the efforts to contain the latest Ebola outbreak, informed BC Latvian MFA.