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Sunday, 07.03.2021, 20:09
The Latvian government will invest 650,000 euros in the share capital of Eiropas Dzelzcela Linijas who will further then invest it is RB Rail, he Baltic countries' joint venture for implementation of the European standard gauge railroad Rail Baltica project, informs LETA.
Keyword tags: EU – Baltic States, Latvia, Railways, Transport
Lithuania's state-run railway company Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways) plans to transport cargo in the direction of Germany's port of Hamburg under a contract with the port and international logistics company Metrans operating 14 container terminals in Europe, informs LETA/BNS.
Priest Pavels Zeila, dean of the Rezekne-Aglona deanery of the Roman Catholic Church in Latvia, who has been released on 5,000 euros bail after being detained on suspicions of human trafficking, has vehemently denied his guilt in an interview with Delfi news portal, cities LETA.
Circle K Lietuva, operating one of the largest service stations network in Lithuania, has paid out 20 mln euros in dividends to its sole shareholder, Norway's Circle K, this year after earning 22.245 mln euros in the past financial year, informs LETA/BNS.
The Estonian Banking Association expects to advance cooperation among banks and to have a common network of automated teller machines (ATMs) established across Estonia and eventually across the Baltic countries, informs LETA/BNS.
The Estonian Banking Association wants the regulation of the advance income tax for banks to be changed in such way that 5 mln euros of the profit of small Estonian-equity small banks was exempted from the advance income tax obligation per year, informs LETA/BNS.
Danish-capital ferry company DFDS Seaways' ferry Regina Seaways has been moved to the Klaipeda-Karlshamn route following last week's incident in the Baltic Sea and is operating with one engine, informs LETA-BNS.