The VL-TB/LNNK national unity has expressed the readiness to agree with their political opponents Harmony Centre on the bare minimum, namely, if both political forces wish to live in a «secure, foreseeable and democratic» society, one of the political force leaders, Raivis Dzintars, admits.
People of China celebrated the coming of the year of the Dragon on the night before the 23rd of January by the Eastern calendar. The holiday was also celebrated in both Koreas, Thailand, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines and all countries were ethnic Chinese people live. The year of the Black Water Dragon will continue up to the 10th of February 2013, which will go under the Snake symbol.
Unofficial leader of the Saeima independent deputies' group Klavs Olsteins is to become parliamentary secretary of the Ministry of Transport, as provided by the agreement concluded during the government formation process, confirmed Aivis Ronis, Minister for Transport.
American aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln proceeded to the Persian Gulf through the Hormuz on Sunday the 22nd of January.
More than one third of residents living in big cities of Lithuania as principal aim of foreign policy have mentioned improvement of relationship with Russia.
Prime-minister of Russia Vladimir Putin decided to introduce criminal responsibility for the violation of rules of migration for Russian citizens who are relocating to other regions. He wrote about this in his second pre-election article, devoted to the national issue.
A new scandal has arisen in the background of United States' president pre-election campaign – the current state leader Barack Obama was summoned to court because of a claim which cast doubts on his birthplace.
The Competition Council invites residents and companies which, upon purchasing or renting a real estate, were requested by JSC Latvijas Gāze to pay debts for natural gas due to previous owner or tenant.
Within closest two weeks the Japanese company Mitsubishi is to announce which of two Baltic ports has been chosen as a strategic partner for freight supply to its factory in Kaluga.
Research in Motion, producer of BlackBerry smart phones, has changed its management, as former directors Jim Balsillie and Mike Lazaridis resigned.
As BNN reported, a Latvijas Naftas Tranzits and Ventbunkers shareholder meeting took place on the 19th of January. According to information from Ventbunkers/LNT Media Service the Registry of enterprises of Latvia has made changes to their according databases.
The continuation of the debt crisis, the increase in recession and the instability of the banking system will lead towards the «Eurogeddon», Australian specialist group of the Deloitte-Access Economics believe, specializing in economic consulting (the company also consults the government of Australia).
In terms of economic indicators, we can talk about «two-speed» economics. Labour market will reflect this tendency in 2012. In the future, gap between two groups of employees in the labour market will keep growing. Part of employees will advance increasingly quickly, and part will stay where they are, or, what is worse – fall behind.
From now on FCMC will inspect corresponding bank account more carefully and responsibly, because as Latvijas Krajbanka’s collapse has shown those accounts can be used for different illegal schemes, new head of FCMC Kristaps Zakulis reveales.
In the first part of the publications dedicated to the new situation in the most printed newspaper in Latvia Latvijas avize http://bnn-news.com/latvijas-avize-newspaper-orchestrated-aivars-lembergs-part-47308 journalists asked the question of just who are these people – Olaf Berkis, Dzintars Kass and Gatis Klimass – who have appointed themselves as members of the newspaper’s Council? And what could result from this spontaneous act? The characteristic for the first two individuals was given. Now it is time for the third one and the conclusions about all this.