Compared to August, the level of producer prices in Latvian industry increased by 0.3% in September 2016.
On Friday, 21 October, director of Latvian State Revenue Service’s Tax Debt Enforcement Office Kaspars Cerneckis submitted his resignation.
On Thursday, 20 October, Saeima’s Budget and Finance Committee supported the state budget project for 2017, the medium-term budget contents for 2017, 2018 and 2019 and 57 legal drafts associated with the project.
In 2015, the general government budget deficit amounted to EUR 309.0 million or 1.3% of the gross domestic product, whereas the general government consolidated gross debt amounted to EUR 8 846.3 million or 36.3% of the GDP.
Every third euro coin with Milda’s image has found its way to Europe. The proportion of those coins in Latvia is 71% of all euro coins in circulation, according to monitoring data compiled by Citadele Bank’s CBL Cash Logistics service.
At the meeting of state secretaries on 20 October, a proposal was presented from the transport ministry to begin registration of mobile pre-paid card users.
Kristaps Klauss, executive directors of Latvian Forest Industry Federation, has decided to withdraw from State Revenue Service’s personnel selection process.
On Wednesday, 19 October, rumours began surfacing on Ukrainian and Russian websites that Donetsk pro-Moscow militant commander Arseny Pavlov, aka Motorola, was possibly killed by Latvian mercenary named Marks Ozolins.
With many retailers in Estonia struggling to find workers for modestly-paid jobs, Lithuanian retail giant Maxima is attracting Estonians for afar and even Latvians to fill the vacant places.
Legal protection process is a voluntary choice of the debtor if they experience financial difficulties but wish to continue economic activities. Two consecutive crises of 2008 and 2014 caused a sharp decline in the market and resulted in a deficit of turnover funds, notes Dzintars cosmetics manufacturer board member Dagnija Maike.
The European Commission urges Latvia to comply with environmental protection acts and take into account the report of its environmental institutions on how it is unacceptable to allow Rail Baltica’s Salacrgiva section to go through Vitrupe Valley.
Four candidates make it to the third stage of the personnel selection process to find a new manager for the State Revenue Service.