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Limerikā notiek diasporas skolotāju pieredzes apmaiņas diena un izglītības konference

Limerikā notiek diasporas skolotāju pieredzes apmaiņas diena un izglītības konference6. un 7. februārī, Limerikā notika Latviešu Biedrības Īrijā (LBĪ) rīkotā diasporas skolotāju pieredzes apmaiņas diena un izglītības konference, kuru atbalstīja Latviešu valodas aģentūra (LVA) un Eiropas Latviešu ...

Latvia Has a New Leader, as Fears of Russia and Migration Rise

The new prime minister is Maris Kucinskis, who must wrestle with an anti-immigrant sentiment and concern over Russian aggression.

In 2015, the unemployment rate in Lithuania stood at 9.1%

Statistics Lithuania informs that, according to the Labour Force Survey data, in 2015, the unemployment rate stood at 9.1%, which is by 1.6 percentage points less than in 2014. In 2015, the male unemployment rate stood at 10.1, the female one – at 8.2%. Over the year, the male unemployment rate d...

Latvian LGBT group outraged over kiss as bus fare Valentine’s Day initiative - The Baltic Times

Latvian LGBT rights group Mozaika has turned to Latvia's ombudsman over an initiative of the municipal public transport company's Rīgas ......

In Q4, construction in Latvia decreased by 6.2%

The latest data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia (CSB) show that in the 4th quarter 2015 as compared to the corresponding period of 2014 construction production volume according to calendar adjusted data at constant prices decreased by 6.2%. Construction production volume at c...

In 2015, employment rate was 65.2% in Estonia

According to Statistics Estonia, the unemployment rate was 6.2%, the employment rate was 65.2% and the labour force participation rate was 69.4% in 2015. The unemployment level was significantly lower and the employment rate and labour force participation rate higher than in 2014.