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Tuesday 20.11.2018 | Name days: Anda, Andīna

Expert: solution for pension problem – social budget revenue rise

In the long-term, the only way out from the vicious circle of pension problems is boosting the social budget revenue, which can be achieved by business development and legal remuneration promotion. In a situation with low income of the people, the social budget spending cuts alone will not solve the problem.

TeliaSonera repeatedly expresses wish to acquire state shares in LMT and Lattelecom

After the Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis’ new government approval in late 2010, the Nordic telecommunications giant TeliaSonera repeatedly sent letters to the Prime Minister, expressing readiness to resume negotiations on the privatization of the state-owned SIA Latvijas Mobilais telefons and SIA Lattelecom’s public shares.

US interested in investing in Latvian energy and IT sector

The potential in attracting investments from the United States lies in the energy and information technologies, where soon new cooperation projects are possible, indicates Lorraine Hariton, the US State Department’s Special Representative for Commercial and Business Affairs.

Usakovs appoints indebted businessman City Development Department head

Riga Mayor Nils Ušakovs has appointed businessman Uldis Jansons Riga City Development Department head. Jansons liabilities exceed 230 thousand euro.

Expert: not all institutions take into account Personal Data Protection Law

The current situation shows not all institutions consider Personal Data Protection Law, neither do they see how it applies to certain IT projects, according to data protection expert Māris Ruķers.

Latio: rising foreigners interest about real estate in Riga

Compared to January, in February 2011, the average price of Riga serial apartments, has remained flat, besides local population activity in Riga housing market has remained at the past month level.

Census has already counted 200 000 persons

On Friday at 12.59:14 pm 200 000 persons have «counted themselves» in Census 2011 electronically. Riga residents spend about 19 minutes and 50 seconds on filling in the census questionnaire. Most often online questionnaires are filled in for four household members - two adults and two children.

SRS Electronic Declaration System under temporary ban

The State Revenue Service’s Electronic Declaration System users who have obtained other person’s identification number can use it to find out this person’s name, surname, declared address and other data.

New airlines to join airport Riga this year

This year, the Scandinavian airline Skyways will launch flights to Riga, operating ten flights per week from Gothenburg. Also, the Israeli national airline's El Al charter company Sundor will fly once a week from Tel Aviv. Overall, 19 airlines will operate at the airport Riga this summer.

Save Latvia raises money for sovereign debt repayment

«Your donation will help to achieve a heroic deed. Become a hero!» This is a slogan of a law student Matīss Bārtulis site Save Latvia, developed to raise donations in order to help Latvia repay its sovereign debt to the International Monetary Fund.

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