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News Latvia » Economy: Latvia Gives Up on Dream of East-West Banking Bridge

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-24/bank-scandals-dispel-latvia-s-belief-it-can-be-east-west-bridge
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Click here for more on Latvia’s banking woes For Latvia’s economy, the developments aren’t disastrous -- thanks to the emergence of new drivers. While exports of financial and rail-transport services fell to five-year and 10-year lows in 2017 ...

News Latvia » Economy: Nordea raises Estonia's 2018 economic growth forecast to 3.9 percent

News channel or source: https://news.err.ee/825590/nordea-raises-estonia-s-2018-economic-growth-forecast-to-3-9-percent
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Nordea raised its economic growth forecast for Estonia's 2018 GDP from its January estimate of 3.7 percent to 3.9 percent. The bank is expecting Latvia to see four percent economic growth this year, up 0.1 percent from its January estimate, while the bank ...

News Latvia » Economy: FinMin: Latvian manufacturing sector does not depend on EU funds

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/markets_and_companies/?doc=139531
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The growth is mostly determined by such factors as the overall economic situation in export markets and demand," said the expert. Ondza said that manufacturing sector is among most important sectors in Latvia's national economy that ensures 13 percent of ...

News Latvia » Economy: Russia plans to fire missiles in Latvia’s exclusive economic zone again

News channel or source: https://www.baltictimes.com/russia_plans_to_fire_missiles_in_latvia_s_exclusive_economic_zone_again/
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

RIGA – Russia again plans to perform missile tests over Latvia's exclusive economic zone in the Baltic Sea, said Latvian Defense Ministry spokesman, Kaspars Galkins. Russia has notified the Latvian Civil Aviation Agency that Russian Naval Force plans to ...

News Latvia » Economy: Banker Finds He Has ‘Even More Enemies Than I Thought’

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/23/world/europe/latvia-rimsevics-banking-bribery.html
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

Latvia — The governor of Latvia’s central bank, a pillar of Europe’s financial system for years and a zealous champion of austerity, has long been lambasted by his critics as a heartless enforcer of economic dogma. In a play that recently ended a ...

News Latvia » Economy: Bank Scandals Dispel Latvia's Belief It Can Be East-West Bridge

News channel or source: https://www.bloombergquint.com/politics/2018/04/24/bank-scandals-dispel-latvia-s-belief-it-can-be-east-west-bridge
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

For Latvia’s economy, the developments aren’t disastrous -- thanks to the emergence of new drivers. While exports of financial and rail-transport services fell to five-year and 10-year lows in 2017, IT services stepped in with record foreign sales and ...

News Latvia » Economy: Meeting with the Speaker of the parliament of Latvia

News channel or source: http://uza.uz/en/politics/meeting-with-the-speaker-of-the-parliament-of-latvia-17-04-2018
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Taking into account that Latvia is the second largest trading partner of Uzbekistan among the member states of the European Union, the need to promote new programs and projects within the framework of trade, economic and investment cooperation was ...

News Latvia » Economy: Russia planning more missile tests over Latvian economic zone in Baltic Sea

News channel or source: https://news.err.ee/749010/russia-planning-more-missile-tests-over-latvian-economic-zone-in-baltic-sea
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Russia is planning to perform further missile tests over Latvia's exclusive economic zone in the Baltic Sea next week, Latvian Defense Ministry spokesman Kaspars Galkins said on Friday. Russia has notified the Latvian Civil Aviation Agency that the Russian ...

News Latvia » Economy: Latvia Joins the Cash-Flow Tax Club

News channel or source: https://taxfoundation.org/latvia-cash-flow-tax/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

Due to these recent reforms, businesses in Latvia will be more inclined to use their profits to reinvest into their firms, leading to new capital formation and increased economic growth. In the United States, and many other industrialized countries ...

News Latvia » Economy: In 2017, general government budget deficit accounted for 0.5% GDP in Latvia

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/analytics/?doc=139472
Publication date: onday 23 April 2018

The results of the Notification are used for assessing how the EU Member States observe the compliance of the respective economic indicators with the criteria established by the Maastricht Treaty, that is, the ratio of the planned and actual general ...