Latviski English По-русски
Wednesday 23.08.2017 | Name days: Valgudis, Ralfs, Vitālijs

Weekly horoscope (21.04 – 27.04): think of yourself

(No Ratings Yet)

Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUBNN presents a weekly horoscope for April 21st – 27th.

Aries – do try to provide more attention and care for those around you (people close to you). You are the one they’d rather depend on! Your words and actions will carry great power this week. Use this week to benefit yourself and your relatives and friends. Do not try to act against your enemies…

Taurus – there is a possibility that you may hurt the feelings of a close person this week. Be patient and sympathetic. The week is bound to be full of thoughts and emotions.

Gemini – in order for others to take your intentions seriously, you should go from words to actions. Start doing something you’ve been planning for a long time. This will make others keep quiet. You have a lot to do. Do try to complete all tasks one at a time. You don’t have a whole lot of time for everything…Deadlines are looming!

Cancer – you will have a lot of responsibilities this week. You should start with setting up priorities. Otherwise you will likely fail to do anything! Don’t try to solve problems of others – you have enough to do as it is! In any case, you have too kind of a heart…

Leo – you will likely feel the need to cry about a lot of things this week. Don’t worry – changes will come soon! This means internal changes – you feel them already, don’t you? This is not just because of spring. This is something bigger! Thoughts and ideas keep blooming in your head! Do not ignore them. Use them. Maybe one of them will help you change your plans and yourself!

Virgo – you’d love to sleep some more in the morning, right? This week is made up of commotion and running around, isn’t it? Step up, and you will manage to do everything! There is something about Virgo: no matter the complexity of the situation, they always pull through. Do try to use this exceptional trait this week.

Libra – this week will be ideal for evaluating your achievements. Thoughts and analysis – this will be your slogan for the week! You are already deep in thought, but this week will help you find your way…

Scorpio –an extreme emotional carousel for you: it will be hard for you to concentrate and finish your tasks. But this period will end soon. You only need to endure emotional pressure this week. You will then become twice as strong and will be able to overcome even more serious difficulties! Hint: sometimes it is better to simply take a deep breath.

Sagittarius – you should keep your heart open and prove to everyone your exceptional skill at finding compromise. Also, have you noticed that you have spring on the mind lately? You can’t seem to decide what you want, right? Look no further – this week is here to help you find exactly what you want.

Capricorn – the alignment of the stars will help you handle the emotional chaos that has been tormenting you lately. You will sort out all emotional baggage and handle the business side of things this week! You just need to overcome laziness. Then you will be able to move forward! You should keep in mind that problems will not solve themselves.

Aquarius – before sorting out the contents of your head and your emotions, you should sort out things at home. This will be the first step towards the right direction. Understanding will come on its own later on! It is hard to put you off balance, but you have been out of the loop lately. This is because of your emotions…Nothing will change this week in this regard.

Pisces – if you let go of the wheel even more, you may find unexpected changes happening. Try it! You will likely feel emotional freedom as a result. This will allow you to open new doors for new opportunities in life. You should not focus solely on spiritual values. Your responsibilities will remind you of their presence from time to time.

Leave a reply

SRS: violations uncovered at restaurants mostly associated with illegal employment

Most of the violations uncovered by Latvian State Revenue Service during inspections at restaurants in Riga and Jurmala are associated with illegal employment and non-declaration of revenue, said SRS Director Ilze Cirule in an interview to Rīta Panorāma this morning 23 August.

Europe commemorates victims of Nazism and Stalinism

Nine years ago, MEP Inese Vaidere and four of her foreign colleagues accomplished that the European Parliament officially approved and issued a written declaration on declaring 23 August the Day of Remembrance of the Victims of European Stalinism and Nazism.

FCMC allows Latvian Central Depository to function as service provider

Finance and Capital Market Commission has decided to allow Latvian Central Depository to start providing services as a central securities depository starting from 18 September.

Without cheap labour, Liepaja prison construction may take a while

Because projects submitted by different construction companies for Liepaja prison exceed the funding that is available for the project, it is planned to cease the procurement. A new one will be announced soon, said Justice Ministry’s state secretary Raivis Kronbergs after a government meeting on Tuesday, 22 August.

Sudraba claims KNAB investigated oligarch case to the maximum extent

Investigators of the so-called oligarch case, which continue working at the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau, performed their work responsibly. Information leak during the investigation, on the other hand, had impacted the investigation considerably, said head of the parliamentary investigation committee Inguna Sudraba as a visit to KNAB.

Survey: 43% of internet store users purchase something once a month

Overall, Latvian consumers are satisfied with the purchases they made on internet stores. 65.3% of respondents believe internet stores are safe and reliable. 44.7% of respondents say they have never had any problems when shopping on the internet, according to results of a survey performed by

Government establishes prohibition to wear face-concealing clothes in public

On Tuesday, 22 August, Latvian government supported Justice Ministry’s proposed legislative draft on restrictions for face-concealing clothes, which prohibits residents from wearing such clothes in public places.

Experts explain why a teenager’s «I don’t know» is so dangerous

Most often we say things like «I don’t know» because we are afraid of making choices. Reaching their teens, youngsters become more independent, and the inability to make responsible decisions and say «no» can have serious consequences, says psychologist Sabine Vilcina and youth motivation programme «MOT. Izvēlies drosmi!» manager Ilze Paidere-Stake.

Traders: following VAT decline, prices of goods will decline as well

Latvian Association of Food Traders supports Agriculture Ministry’s proposal to reduce VAT rate for food and separate food product groups. Traders confirm that this step will also reduce food product prices in stores.

The most major risks and solutions for real estate purchase and rent with option to buy

To acquire housing in one’s property, often residents use rent with an option to buy. Sworn attorney Zanda Zaluma of Eversheds Sutherland Bitāns shares advice resident should keep in mind when signing real estate contracts.

Finance Minister: businessmen will be forced to pay larger wages

The current market situation shows that Latvia should speed up its education reform and think about attracting additional human resources from other countries, said Latvian Finance Minister Dana Reizniece-Ozola in an interview to Latvijas Radio.

Latvia to procure Stinger anti-air missile launchers

A mutual contract has been signed between Latvian Defence Ministry and Danish Defence Ministry for the procurement of anti-air missile launchers used by the Danish armed forces, as confirmed by Latvian Defence Ministry.

Oil prices and stock exchange indexes decline in Europe

On Monday, 21 August, oil prices declined. Exchange indexes in USA increased slightly, whereas exchange indexes in Europe declined because of concerns over the policy implemented by the administration of US President Donald Trump.

Terrorists in Barcelona were planning three explosions

Terrorists, who performed two attacks in Catalonia last week, were initially planning to blow up three shuttle buses in crowded areas in Barcelona, as reported by El Espano.

Lawyer: Maxima wants to earn by reducing compensations for the tragedy

Maxima Latvija and Zolitude 21.11 have reached an agreement on payment of EUR 900,000 to support victims of Zolitude tragedy – EUR 5,000 to EUR 75,000 to each person, as reported by Maxima Latvija.

Producer prices in industry in Latvia grew 0.4% in July

Compared to June, the level of producer prices in Latvian industry rose by 0.4 % in July 2017. The prices of products sold on the domestic market increased by 0.5 %, whereas the prices of exported products grew by 0.3 %.

Enefit: Latvia reduces electricity price difference with neighbouring countries

In recent years, Latvia has managed to reduce the electricity price difference with other Baltic neighbouring countries, as reported by Enefit Chairman Janis Bethers.

Farmers Saeima: butter price will not remain high for long

The high price on butter in Latvia will not remain so high for long, said Farmers Saeima Vice-Chairperson Maira Dzelzkaleja-Burmistre in an interview to 900 seconds programme of LNT.

Aseradens elected as chairman of Unity; Krisjanis Karins to lead party’s city council faction

Unity elected Economy Minister Arvils Aseradens as the new chairman of the party. MEP Krisjanis Karins has been elected as the party’s leader in Riga City Council with Santa Zarane as his deputy.

LPS manager: forming the budget, it is important for municipal funding to stay the same

In the formation process of the next year’s state budget, it is necessary to guarantee finances do not reduce for municipalities, said the chairman of Latvian Association of Local and Regional Governments Gints Kaminskis in an interview to Latvijas Radio.

Police to organize inspections in stores; parents asked to watch their children as well

For the new school year, Riga Municipal Police will be performing regular inspections at stores, bars and cafes from 21 August to 31 August, as well as the first days of September, to make sure minors are not sold alcohol and tobacco products, BNN was told by police.

Colder masses of air to enter Latvia this week; more rain expected

This week’s weather in Latvia will be dictated by a cyclone hovering above Northern Europe. Colder masses of air will flow into the country. A lot of rain is expected in Latvia this week, as reported by State Environment, Geology and Meteorology Centre.

Kirsis asks police to assess possible forging of votes at Riga City Council

Riga City Council’s Unity faction chairman Vilnis Kirsis has asked State Police to check if the city council’s electronic voting system was used without another deputy’s knowledge or consent, said the politician.

Expert: attack in Spain shows how terrorists switched to more easily reachable targets

Terrorist attacks that transpired in Spain this week shows how terrorists have switched to more easily reachable targets, where security requirements are not as strict, says Latvian National Defence Academy’s Security and Strategic Research Centre researcher Martins Hirss.

New mandatory tests in schools to be introduced four years from now

In four years’ time – 2021/2022 school year – it is planned to introduce completely new mandatory tests in schools, as reported by State Education Content Centre Director Guntars Catlaks.