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10,000 sign petition calling for reduced VAT on health food - The Baltic Times

RIGA - 10,000 people have signed a petition on the on the public petitions portal Manabalss.lv to demand a reduced value added tax on health foo......

Baltic countries agree on alcohol policy cooperation - The Baltic Times

TALLINN – Baltic health ministries at a meeting in Vilnius on Tuesday agreed on common plans for developing alcohol, tobacco and healthy e......

Estonia: Toom says will continue giving interviews to Russia’s Sputnik - The Baltic Times

TALLINN - Estonian MEP Yana Toom has declared that she will carry on giving interviews to the Russian propaganda channel Sputnik, but will avoid......

Latvian foreign minister urges Russia to investigate human rights violations in Chechnya - The Baltic Times

RIGA - The Russian authorities should urgently undertake a thorough investigation into the torture and persecution of individuals, especially ba......

Lithuania must reform education system to catch up with Western Europe - The Baltic Times

VILNIUS - Lithuania's near-term economic outlook is positive, but there are doubts if the country will manage to catch up with Western......

Discussion on reconnecting Russia and the West - The Baltic Times

On May 16, the Latvian Institute of International Affairs in cooperation with partners will hold a public expert discussion on the ways to recon......