Posts tagged as Young people

Latvia: Young people quickly lose desire for city center living

Monday, November 16, 2020

Latvians aged 20 to 30 would most like to live in a private house in Pieriga (the commuting area around Rīga city), according to a survey conducted by Luminor bank. If there was an opportunity to do so, then 40% of young people would choose such a home, according to the results of the survey of 400 young adults carried out by SKDS for Luminor. Only 23% of young people would like to live…

Finance portal: Estonia weighing tax cut for young people, parents of young children

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Estonia is weighing a possible change in taxation seeking to support the labor market participation of parents of young children and that of young people aged 18 to 24, according to the finance portal raha.geenius.ee information reports LETA/BNS. A survey commissioned by the Ministry of Social Affairs and the Ministry of Finance into the possible effects of such cuts will be completed in the fall. Based on the results thereof,…

Free travel passes to enable young people to discover Europe

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Young people can again register for free rail tickets from 2 May until 16 May, thanks to the Discover EU initiative, supported by the European Parliament. Thanks to backing by MEPs, 30,000 18-year-olds enjoyed the chance to travel in the EU for free in 2018. An additional 20,000 will now also be able to benefit from the Discover EU initiative, which was first proposed during Parliament’s European Youth Event (EYE)…

Younger people have more positive view on Latvia

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Younger people have a more positive view on Latvia and its achievements, according to the latest Baltic International Bank Latvia Barometer survey. Baltic International Bank said that residents in the survey were asked to assess the past ten years and make their forecasts for the upcoming ten years. Among the most joyful events of the past year people named achievements in sports, including Kristaps Porzingis getting into the NBA League…