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Fire on ferry with hundreds on board stranded in Baltic Sea

Published time: 2 Oct, 2018 12:38 Edited time: 2 Oct, 2018 12:49 More than 300 people are stranded in the Baltic Sea after an explosion caused a fire on a ferry off the coast the Russian city of Kaliningrad. Russian and Lithuanian rescuers have already been mobilized for the rescue operation. A Regina Seaways ferry […]


Poland plans to end dependence on Russian energy with own Baltic pipeline – report

In an attempt to cut its reliance on Russian natural gas, Poland has decided to build a pipeline through the Baltic Sea as an alternative to Nord Stream, reports German newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung. The project, called Baltic Pipe, was proposed by Polish right-wing populist party ‘Law and Justice,’ and will reportedly move the gas […]


Rising pay in Baltic States poses threat to region's competitive performance

Published time: 8 Dec, 2017 05:02 The northeast corner of the eurozone has fallen into a trap as increased wages in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have started outstripping efficiency gains in the region. Pay rises have reached their highest since the last boom-bust cycle a decade ago. According to recent European Commission data, within the […]

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