State Audit criticizes Healthcare Ministry for revealing facts from an audit report, as it is prohibited to publish information before reports come into force.
Youngsters tend to express interest in becoming fire fighters, said Chief of State Fire and Rescue Service Oskars Abolins told Rīta panorama, adding that this can be explained with increased wages.
Former officials of the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau believe the prosecutor’s office and KNAB had no reasons to end the so-called oligarchs case. Nevertheless, they are not surprised about this outcome.
In the Polish Armed Forces, around 90% of its highest servicemen have been substituted, as the country’s Defence Ministry performs was changes in the Polish army.
«In the first two months of 2017, we have received 59 insurance claims to cover losses caused low-quality road surface and more than EUR 20,000 has been reserved for compensations,» as reported by Balta insurance association.
On February 24, it is Estonia’s Independence Day, which commemorates the time in February 1918, when a short period of foreign power vacuum was used to declare the establishment of the Republic of Estonia.
Next week, Latvian State Revenue Service will begin accepting income declarations for 2016 for the repayment of PIT. The list of justifiable expenses has been expanded this year, allowing residents to recover part of the money paid for child interest clubs, SRS reports.
With the refugee centre in Rukla in central Lithuania full and tensions in the settlement simmering, the Lithuanian Government has come up with a plan to shut eventually down the centre, relocating its dwellers to Lithuanian municipalities.
Weather in Latvia will remain dictated by an active cyclone this week. Because of that, frequent bursts of precipitation are expected. Wind speed will be high and there is a risk of a blizzard, as reported by the State Environmental, Geology and Meteorology Centre.
«Insufficiently active management and unreasonable decisions made by the management of Riga Eastern Clinical University Hospital have significantly affected financial results of this healthcare institution,» believes Latvian Healthcare Ministry.
In January 2017, Estonia introduced a special start-up visa programme, to which 50 specialists have applied, mostly from Ukraine, Belarus, Russia and India.
Only approximately every third Latvian resident is certain that life insurance should be necessary for people with large debts. This means residents’ overall understanding of the concept of life insurance is low, as stated in the survey performed by ERGO, DNB Bank and SKDS, comparing results with average indexes in other European countries.
Teachers’ pay must not rely on how successfully the government and municipality handle school network’s reorganization, said the head of Free Trade Union Confederation of Latvia Egils Baldzens told Rīta panorama on Thursday, 23 February.
On Thursday, 23 February, Latvia’s parliament ratified the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement.
UN Secretary-General António Guterres has warned that to avert famine in several African nations and Yemen, the organisation would need 4.4 billion U.S. dollars.