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Wednesday, 22.09.2021, 03:00
The Union of Greens and Farmers will continue cooperation with the regional party For Latvia and Ventspils whose leader is Ventspils mayor Aivars Lembergs, informed LETA/BNS.
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Port of Tallinn has signed an agreement with YIT Eesti AS for the construction of new cruise terminal in Tallinn Old City Harbour. The value of the contract is EUR 13.7 mln. New cruise terminal will be completed in July 2021, informed Port of Tallinn.
Data from Statistics Estonia show that consumer prices in Estonia were 0.3% lower in December than in November. The biggest changes came from the cut in the water tariff in Tallinn, falling prices for electricity and communications services, and the after-effects of the cut in alcohol excise. In yearly terms inflation in Estonia was 1.8% in December.
During the meeting on Wednesday, Latvian Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins (New Unity) and Bank of Latvia president Martins Kazaks pointed at the necessity to activate lending and promote investments, writes LETA.
As of today, banks no longer serve three organizations associated with Ventspils Mayor Aivars Lembergs (For Latvia and Ventspils) that have been hit by U.S. sanctions - Ventspils Development Agency, Business Development Association and Latvian Transit Business Association, informed LETA.
Specialists from Lithuania's Environmental Protection Department plan to carry out an unplanned inspection of Grigeo Klaipeda, a Klaipeda-based cardboard producer, amid an ongoing investigation by the country's law enforcement into alleged pollution of the Curonian Lagoon, informed LETA/BNS.
A bill submitted by Minister of Public Administration Jaak Aab seeking to amend the Public Procurement Act and eliminate all minor procurements from the public procurement register would render the lion's share of tenders completely non-transparent, Estonian IT entrepreneurs said, according to Postimees information writes LETA/BNS.