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Thursday, 29.02.2024, 04:09
Deceleration of external demand and domestic development has resulted in sluggish growth of gross domestic product (GDP): without much vigour, Latvia's economy still managed to keep the head above water in the last quarter of 2019.
Keyword tags: Banks, Economics, Financial Services, GDP, Latvia
Lithuania's consumer prices edged down by 0.1% in February from January, taking a downward turn for the first time since August 2019, Statistics Lithuania said on Monday.
The Estonian Tax and Customs Board had as of Monday refunded 109 mln euros in income tax paid in excess to 310,000 people, reported LETA/BNS.
Latvia's airBaltic national carrier has cancelled another 370 flights to various destinations, scheduled between March 29 and May 31, reducing the total number of seats by 7%, the company's representative Alise Briede informed LETA.
Lithuania's average wholesale electricity price dropped by 11% last week compared with a week earlier, Litgrid said on Monday.
Price of food-grade wheat in Latvia this past January was 3.7% lower than a year ago, in January 2019, but by 10.3% higher than the average price in Latvia in the past five years, according to the Agriculture Ministry's data.
Gargzdu Gelezinkelis (GG), Igor Udovickij's company that provides shunting services at the port of Klaipeda, has turned to the European Commission after being denied permits to carry freight across Lithuania for several years, informed LETA/BNS.