German Deutsche Bank, which secures US dollar transactions for multiple Latvian banks, has decided to cease relations with banks in Latvia.
U.S. army has for the first time during the Syrian Civil War attacked Syrian government forces, insisting it is a response to a suspected chemical weapons attack on an town controlled by Syrian rebels, where dozens of civilians have been killed.
Average hourly labour cost in Latvia was EUR 7.5 last year, which is the fourth lowest index in the European Union, according to data from Eurostat.
There is a 65% probability that Latvian performers will enter Eurovision finals on Saturday, 13 May. Estonia’s chances of entering the finals are given 75% probability, Triobet bookmakers predict.
The general mood in industry remains optimistic on the local and export markets, which leads us to believe that February’s slowdown will not have a lasting effect, Swedbank economist Linda Vildava comments data on February’s industrial output.
Latvia’s unemployment level was 9.3% in February, which is the sixth highest level among European Union member states for which data is available, as reported by Eurostat.
Latvia’s representatives have turned Russia’s attention towards the need to restore the dialogue on cross-border frequency coordination matters and organize a meeting of representatives of important institutions as soon as possible, BNN was informed by Foreign Affairs Ministry.