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Monday 16.07.2018 | Name days: Hermīne, Estere

Bite Latvia wants Amigo commercials assessment

Mobile operator Bite Latvija has asked the Consumer Rights Protection Centre (CRPC) to assess Zetcom's pre-paid card Amigo commercials in radio, video and the Internet.

Riga streets repair work granted 253 000 lats

Riga Municipality has directed 253 000 lats (VAT excluded) in 2011 budget for Riga streets and bridges «holes» repair work.

CCCA/LAA suggests applying duties to mobile phones and computers

From each imported CD, DVD, audio recorder, video recorder, TV set with a recording function a data carrier duty is charged as compensation to the authors whose work can be copied with these devices.

Gailis: failed bureaucratic apparatus «tentacles amputation»

The economic crisis was a wonderful time for the unnecessary bureaucratic apparatus «tentacles amputation», but Latvia did not take this chance, believes the ex-prime minister and a businessman Māris Gailis.

Utility debts might boost banks losses

Tax amendments if favour of building managers might boost banks loosing millions of lats.

Latvia’s stock exchange index – the fourth fastest growing in EU and tenth in the world

Last year, NASDAQ OMX Baltics stock market index was one of the fastest rising indexes in the world, compared to the leading European and global stock market characterizing indices.

Workspace size to depend on state official’s post

The government’s Committee has approved the Finance Ministry’s prepared proposal draft for uniform amount and quality requirements for the state institutions’ office premises. Its construction projects would also foresee workspace size depending on the official’s post

Inflation surges 2.5% in 2010

Consumer prices grew 2.5% in 2010, including for goods - 4.3%, however, they dropped 2.1% for services. To compare, consumer prices fell 1.2% in 2009.

Rezekne Municipality: energy shortage still evolves around 2 500 households

Although the situation in Rezekne region has stabilised, and currently 87 transformer points are without electricity, which comprises 1 500 households, still data evolve around the mysterious number «2 500», as in some households electricity disappears and appears from time to time.

External trade turnover increases 0.6%

In November 2010, the total external trade turnover at current prices was 992.6 million lats – by 0.6% or 5.8 million lats more than a month before and by 34.2% or 253.1 million lats more than in November 2009, indicate the Central Statistical Bureau operational data.

Online shopping becomes more expensive

This year, with changes in the regulations regarding online shopping outside the European Union territory, purchasing goods on the Internet is not as cheap as before.