The Baltics Today

Kaliningrad city requests Soviet Green Bridge statues from Vilnius - The Baltic Times

The administration of Sovetsk, a city in the Russian region of Kaliningrad, has officially made a request to Vilnius Municipality to adopt the S......

Latvian Security Police identify terrorist sympathisers - The Baltic Times

On July 28, 2015, the Latvian Security Police confirmed it has identified over two people people who have voiced support to, and joined terroris......

Narva Alexander’s Cathedral now exempt from auction - The Baltic Times

The cathedral and other properties belonging to the the bankrupt Alexander Congragation in Narva, have been temporarily saved from auction. ......

Profit of Latvian monetary financial institutions – EUR 220.6 mln in H1

In the first half of the year 2015, profit of monetary financial institutions in Latvia was EUR 220.6 million, reports LETA, according to the Bank of Latvia.

Government expenditures in the EU: hiding national priorities

Main present “measurement key” in the national economy is GDP, i.e. size of gross domestic product. However, generally the states’ progress are measured by the governments’ expenditures, which among EU-28 states are about half of the GDP. Recent Eurostat’s account proves that. In order to get a c...

Baltic farmers cannot agree on amount of aid for dairy industry from Brussels

Baltic farmers' organizations have prepared a joint letter to the European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Phil Hogan, requesting financial support for the dairy industry and cooperation.