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The fair “School 2015” opened in Riga

Do you want to become an engineer, an architect, a journalist, a doctor, a beauty specialist or pursue a different career, but you still haven’t decided where to study? Then you really need to come to the fair “Skola 2015” (“School 2015”), which will take place from 27 February to 1 March at the ...

Substantial reduction in cargo turnover not expected in Latvia in 2015

After meetings with the Russian side regarding mutual cooperation in the transportation sector, it can be concluded that a substantial reduction in cargo turnover is not expected this year, Transport Minister Anrijs Matiss (Unity) told LETA.

Grigiskes Group increases profit by 72.8% in 2014

During the twelve months of 2014, the Group consisting of Grigiskes AB, Baltwood UAB, Klaipedos kartonas AB, Mena Pak PAT, and Klaipeda Recycling UAB achieved the consolidate sales turnover of LTL 343.7 million (EUR 99.5 million). It is LTL 14.9 million (EUR 4.3 million) or 4.5% more than during ...

In January, 10 member states had minimum wages below EUR 500

Latvia has the sixth lowest minimum wage among the 22 European Union (EU) member states that have national minimum wages, according to data published by Eurostat, cites LETA.

LITGAS establishes ties with US Delfin LNG

Natural gas supply and trading company LITGAS has established ties with the United States companies. In Houston LITGAS signed a memorandum of understanding with Delfin LNG LLC, which will implement the first offshore floating liquefaction project in the US, informs LETA/ELTA.

In January, construction input prices in Lithuania decreased by 0.7%

Statistics Lithuania informs that in January 2015, compared to December 2014, construction input prices decreased by 0.7%. The change was mainly influenced by a 2.3 decrease in wages and salaries, conditioned, in turn, by smaller lump sums, bonuses and premiums.