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Estonia’s forest increment is stable

stonia boasted a stable forest increment in 2016, which didn't differ much from 2015, the outcome of a statistical forest inventory survey published by the Estonian Environmental Agency indicates writing LETA/BNS.

Latvian budget accumulated surplus of 0.01% of GDP in 2016

2016, the general government budget surplus accounted for EUR 3.4 mln or 0.01% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), whereas the general government consolidated gross debt amounted to EUR 10 038.3 mln or 40.1 % of the GDP, according to the results of the April 2017 Notification on General Governme...

Hyperloop could be built next to Rail Baltica line

The line of the Hyperloop ultra-speed train concept developed by the US startup Hyperloop One could be built next to the European-gauge railway Rail Baltica, Lithuania's Transport and Communications Minister Rokas Masiulis said LETA/BNS.

Concession-type PPP contract signed for parking project in Vilnius

On the 20th of April the Ministry of Health of The Republic of Lithuania signed a 25 year PPP concession contract to design, build and manage the parking infrastructure at Santariskes medical campus in Vilnius. Latuna, a subsidiary of the Lithuanian parking services and management company Unipark...

Lithuanian airports post 16.4 pct growth in Q1 passenger traffic

A total of 1.064 mln passengers went through Lithuania's airports in the first quarter if this year, a rise of 16.4% on the same time last year, Statistics Lithuania said.

Natgas sales by Eesti Gaas drop 14.8%

The gas seller Eesti Gaas sold 176.5 mln cubic meters of gas in the first quarter of 2017, 14.8% less than during the same period a year ago, reports LETA/BNS.