The Baltics Today

Low levels of investment activity mean that companies are borrowing less than before

Corporate debt liabilities shrank in the third quarter of 2016 despite the rapid growth in bank loans. Growth in household loans accelerated, but remained slower than growth in incomes and savings. As before, more financial assets were invested abroad or returned there than were taken in from abroad

In 2015 Latvian household disposable income rose by 7.6%

Results of the survey conducted by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) in 2016 show that,compared to 2014, in 2015 household disposable income1 increased by 7.6 %, reaching 417 euros per household member monthly. Compared to the increase recorded in previous years – 9.3% in 2014 and 10.7% in 201...

Police chief: Migrant crisis that hit Europe didn’t affect Estonia - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - The migrant crisis that hit Europe has not had a significant effect on Estonia, director general of the Police and Border Guard Board ......

Lithuanian and Polish foreign ministers to mull bilateral issues and strategic projects in Warsaw - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS – Lithuania's Foreign Minister Linas Linkevicius is leaving for Warsaw on Friday to discuss bilateral issues along with strate......

RAM Funds Have Completed 2016 with Stable Growth

All Rietumu Asset Management (RAM) investment funds have shown positive dynamics over the past year. The highest growth has been demonstrated by the High Yield (+ 15.58%) and Global Equity (+ 15.12%) funds. These are the results published in the December review of the RAM investment funds.

Anti-corruption service on blockchain. E-Auction 3.0 developer will attend Tallinn

On March 9, 2017, one will present the electronic auction service – e-Auction 3.0 – at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference in Tallinn. This project has been developed by Ukrainian IT specialists. Its concept is to replace officials for transparent blockchain. It shows conditions, process and results ...