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Industrial production in Latvia declines by 1.4% in August

Latest data compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau show that, compared to July industrial production volume in Latvia in August 2015 (according to seasonally adjusted data at constant prices) decreased by 1.4%.

Over 100,000 members in Lithuanian political parties

By 1 October 2015, Lithuanian political parties had 118,813 members in total, according to data provided by 24 political parties to the Lithuanian Ministry of Justice, informs LETA/ELTA.

New car sales fell by 2% in September in Estonia

The Estonian Car Sales and Servicing Companies Union AMTEL data indicates that 1,817 new cars were sold in Estonia in September 2015, which is by around 2% less than at the same time last year, LETA/Delfi Ärileht reports.

Criminal prosecution ordered in Krajbanka case in Latvia

A specialized prosecutor's office for organized crime has decided to pursue criminal prosecution regarding possible misappropriation of assets in the so-called Latvijas Krajbanka (Krajbanka) case.

Latvia shares its experience on the role of the media in the integration

Between 21st September and 2nd October 2015, Warsaw, Poland, hosted the Human Dimension Implementation Meeting (HDIM) of OSCE participating States. Bahtijors Hasans, the Ambassador of Latvia to the UN, OSCE and other international organisations, and Ambassador Aiga Liepiņa, the Director of the In...

Enormous raw milk containers installed at Pienas LT dairy plant

Enormous raw milk containers have reached agricultural cooperative Pienas LT. Specialists from the German company Pentair Sudmo have started to install them on October 1st. A total of four huge such containers will be installed, informs LETA/ELTA.