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Danske Bank expects Latvian GDP to grow 3.9% in 2017

Danske Bank expects Latvia's gross domestic product (GDP) to grow 3.9% this year, the bank said in its latest Monthly Macro Update, reports LETA.

Latvia has invested EUR 3.2 mln in space exploration projects

Latvia has so far supported 27 space exploration projects as a result of three tenders, investing more than EUR 3.2 million in total in these projects, Finance Minister Dana Reizniece-Ozola (Greens/Farmers) said at the European Planetary Science Congress yesterday, cites LETA.

Environmental activists take legal action against EUR 1 bln pulp mill plan in Estonia

The civic environmental organization Eesti Metsa Abiks (For the Estonian Forest) on Monday filed a letter rogatory and notice of appeal to the Tallinn administrative court, in which the environmental activists call for the annulment of the administrative acts and state's special plan concerning t...

Administrator of Latvijas Krajbanka recovers EUR 2.141 mln in August

KPMG Baltics, the administrator of the to-be-liquidated Latvijas Krajbanka, recovered EUR 2.141 million in August 2017, which is 4.1 times more than a month before, informs LETA, according to a report published in the official gazette Latvijas Vestnesis.

Citadele: manufacturing industry shows most optimistic business sentiment in Latvia

Manufacturing shows the highest optimism compared to other business sectors in Latvia, according to the latest Citadele Index, cites LETA.

Nortal to develop system for work licensing, permits in Oman

The Estonian information technology company Nortal has signed a 8.2 million euro contract with Oman to develop a new system for work licensing and permits for the country, the Times of Oman news portal reports, cites LETA/BNS.