Maximus
Gene Zolotarev on how to destabilize the EU financial system. Andris Berzins
Vladimir Linderman aka Abel Edmunds Sprudzs Valdis Zatlers Aivars Lembergs Girts Valdis Kristovskis Maris Grinblats Guntars Krasts Alfreds Rubiks Sandra Kalniete Raivis Dzintars Algirdas Butkevicius Algirdas Paleckis Dalia Grybauskaite Kazimira Danute Prunskene Vytautas Landsbergis Rolandas Aksas Viktor Uspaskich Valdemar Tomasevski Leonidas Donskis Arturas Zuokas Edgar Savisaar Andrus Ansip
The current website developed by YWSolution Limited

Poverty numbers improve slightly

Dec 25, 2013
From wire reports, RIGA

There was a reduction in the number of needy residents this past November, according to Latvian Welfare Ministry data, reports LETA. 4.1 percent or 83,339 residents were below the poverty line in November, which is 2,305 persons less than in September.

In comparison, there were 108,661 low-income residents in January; 107,522 in February; 106,535 in March; 109,924 in April; 97,475 in May; 92,102 in June; 85,115 in July; 83,811 in August; 85,737 in September and 85,655 in October.

3.1 million lats was spent on municipal social aid benefits in November. 78,001 residents received municipal social aid benefits in November.

 MORE NEWS
  • NATO to step up security measu...
    The Estonian Defense Ministry says that neither NATO nor U.S. leadership have info...
  • Lithuanian heads observer miss...
    Vaidotas Verba, Ambassador-at-Large of the Lithuanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs,...
  • Public support required to re-...
    If Latvia and Estonia support the idea to build a nuclear power plant in Visaginas...
  • Slesers threatens ethnic unres...
    If during the next elections Harmony Center receives even more votes than it di...
  • Russia needs to keep its promi...
    Ambassador of Ukraine to Lithuania Valerii Zhovtenko last week issued a stateme...
  • Baltics continue discussions t...
    The Baltic States are in talks to set up their own Russian-language television ...
  • Riga Apartments for Rent

    Maximus
    © 2014 BALTIC NEWS LTD. All Rights Reserved.