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Thursday, 23.10.2014, 15:24
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.
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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.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevicius met with the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and the Foreign Minister Elmar Mamedjarov in Baku on 21 October, and discussed ways to further strengthen bilateral relations and development of the EU Eastern Partnership, reports BC, referring to Lithuania's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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.
The government today tasked the Interior Ministry to prepare a humanitarian aid shipment to Ukraine made up of nine generators, which will be transported to the country by the State Fire and Rescue Service, reports LETA.
Compared to August, level of producer prices in Latvian industry in September 2014 rose by 0.1%, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia. In September 2014 compared to September of the previous year, the overall level of producer prices in the Latvian industry increased by 0.3%.
Statistics Lithuania informs that in September 2014, industrial production totalled LTL 5.8 billion (EUR 1.7 billion) at current prices and, compared to August, grew by 6.9% at constant prices, seasonally adjusted – by 1.7%.
East Capital Baltic Property Fund II (“the Fund”), managed by East Capital, has yesterday acquired the Metro Plaza office building in Tallinn, Estonia.
Lingerie manufacturer in Latvia and the other Baltic States, the public limited company New Rosme (along with partners) at the beginning of this month opened its first store in Iraq, the spokesperson for the company, Sigita Graudusa, told Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
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.
Fisheries and environmental experts and authorities from the Baltic region start today a 2-day meeting with key focus on a mature draft for a new HELCOM Recommendation on aquaculture which, once adopted, will help cultivate fish in a more balanced and environmentally sustainable way, informs professional secretary at HELCOM Dmitry Frank-Kamenetsky.