The Baltics Today

Lithuanian TransMin: Baltic countries look for best way to award Rail Baltica contracts

The three Baltic countries are looking for the best solution in their talks on the European-gauge railway Rail Baltica tender procedures and there is "nothing wrong" if some stronger statements are made, Lithuanian Transport Minister Rimantas Sinkevicius said on May 5th, cites LETA/BNS.

Estonian PM: no cover-up in Harku case

There has been no-cover up by the authorities when it comes to the solving of a situation at the Harku detention center for illegal migrants in Estonia in November 2015, Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas said at the government press conference on May 5th, cites LETA/BNS.

Saeima supports the proposal to leave cadastral value of properties unchanged in Latvia

Saeima in Latvia on May 5th backed in the first reading the Justice Ministry's proposal not to change properties' cadastral value in 2016, informs LETA.

Security – a strategic interest of Lithuania and Jordan

President Dalia Grybauskaite met on May 4th with King Abdullah II of Jordan to discuss global security issues facing the European Union and the Middle East region, the situation in Syria, measures to tackle the massive migration crisis, as well as bilateral relations between Lithuania and Jordan,...

Sales of Arco Vara grew by 15% in Q1

Sales of the Estonian listed construction group Arco Vara AS increased by 15% on year to 5.1 million euros in the first quarter of the year 2016 and growth mainly came from the development division, informs LETA/BNS.

Valmiermuizas Alus brewery increased turnover by 13% in 2015, but profit fell

The joint-stock Valmiermuizas Alus brewery achieved EUR 3.84 million in turnover in 2015, which was 13% more than the previous year, when the company achieved EUR 3.39 million in turnover, the company's co-owner Aigars Rungis informed LETA.