Posts tagged as limit

Top speed limit drops from 100 km/h to 90 km/h in Latvia

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

As of October 13, the maximum permitted speed on the entire national road network in Latvia is 90 kilometers per hour. During the summer, when driving conditions are generally better, the maximum speed on some parts of the country’s major roads is temporarily increased to 100 km/h. However, the arrival of autumnal conditions sees even those sections revert to the 90 km/h limit for the autumn and winter seasons. State roads agency…

Supermarkets in Lithuania ordered to limit shopper flows

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Supermarkets and pharmacies in Lithuania will have to limit flows of shoppers and take measures to ensure in-store safety for their staff and customers, according to the government’s latest instructions. However, the document that was signed on Monday by Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga, who heads the State Emergency Operations Centre, does not specify how it is to be done. The minister had earlier issued non-binding recommendations for shops to regulate…

Lithuania moves to limit publicity of defence documents

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

The Lithuanian  Defence   Ministry proposed introducing “official use” label for sensitive information in the national  defence   system, saying this would make it easier to share information with NATO and EU partners. According to the ministry, the new label would help manage information that is not classified but whose public disclosure could pose risks. It would be the national equivalent to the NATO UNCLASSIFIED or EU LIMITE markings. In…

Iran enriching uranium to 4.5%, breaking deal limit

Monday, July 8, 2019

Iran began enriching uranium Monday to 4.5%, breaking the limit set by its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, semi-official news agencies in the country reported. The acknowledgement by the spokesman of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran comes a day after Iran pledged to break the deal’s limit of 3.67%. The decision to ramp up uranium enrichment came less than a week after Iran acknowledged breaking the 300-kilogram (661-pound)…

Iran says it has broken stockpile limit set by nuclear deal

Monday, July 1, 2019

Iran acknowledged Monday it had broken the limit set on its stockpile of low-enriched uranium by the 2015 nuclear deal, marking its first major departure from the unraveling agreement a year after the U.S. unilaterally withdrew from the accord. Iran had been expected for days to acknowledge it broke the limit after earlier warning it would do so. It held off on publicly making an announcement as European leaders met…

Ten parties, 18 independents registered for 2019 general election

Friday, January 18, 2019

Thursday evening 18.00 EST was the deadline for Estonia’s parties and Riigikogu hopefuls to submit their nominations for the 2019 general election on 3 March. Eight parties handed in full lists, including all those currently in the Riigikogu. Parties The Reform Party, Centre Party, Social Democratic Party (SDE), the Conservative People’s Party of Estonia (EKRE), Pro Patria, the Estonian Greens, Estonia 200 and the Free Party each submitted a full…