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Wednesday, 27.09.2023, 00:03
With the coronavirus on the rise once more during the final quarter of the year, the number of online shoppers has notably increased in nearly all product groups, it appears from the latest study of trends in online commerce conducted by pollster Kantar Emor, writes LETA/BNS.
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Several shopping malls have extended their opening hours on Friday, LETA learned after talking to Riga shopping centers.
Tighter lockdown restrictions come into force in Lithuania on Wednesday as the majority of stores, hairdressers close and movement of people is restricted, writes LETA/BNS.
The Health Ministry will propose to the government tighter restrictions on retail, as well as a ban on indoor events, Minister of Heath Ilze Vinkele (For Development) said after a Crisis Management Council meeting, writes LETA.
Debenhams stores in Latvia and Estonia will remain open despite the announced liquidation of UK clothing retailer Debenhams, Ilona Skuja, a representative of DBH Ltd Baltics, which operates the stores in Latvia and Estonia, told LETA.
The Finnish retailer Stockmann is to sell its department store properties in Tallinn, Riga and Helsinki, but will continue operating on the premises as a tenant, according to Finnish public broadcaster Yle reports writes LETA/BNS.
According to Statistics Estonia, the consumer price index increased by 0.1% in November compared to October. Compared to November of the previous year, the index decreased by 1.1%, goods were 1.2% and services 0.9% cheaper.