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A young fashion designer from Latvia Alise Aleksandra is proud to present the new collection inspired by the architecture and nature. The designer is planning to base the label both in Latvia and London, UK, reports Alise Aleksandra Pavara.
Keyword tags: Baltic Export, EU – Baltic States, Good for Business, Latvia, Markets and Companies
02.09.2014.Mobile passport workstation from Latvia successfully operated in Australia and New Zealand
Baltic States: News & Analytics
Analytics, EU – Baltic States, Baltic States – CIS, Legislation, Business in Europe
The second China-Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) Local Leaders' Meeting concluded here on Friday, with a Chinese delegation headed by Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli having had comprehensive exchanges with leaders and delegates from the 16 countries in the region, reports BC Chinese Embassy in Riga.
Keyword tags: China, EU – Baltic States, Forum, Investments, Legislation, Markets and Companies, Transport
01.09.2014.Ukrainian Embassy in Lithuania publishes facts proving deep Russia's involvement in eastern Ukraine
Baltic States: Economy
Transport, Markets and Companies, Energy, Real Estate, Technology, Tourism, LIVE RĪGA, Baltic export
In order to increase the efficiency of its production process, Finnish bakery Fazer plans to invest EUR 5 million into its subsidiary in Latvia by establishing a new plant in Ogre. At the same time, the Group plans to implement various changes in its production process in the entire Baltic region by moving its production facilities from Tallinn to Latvia and Lithuania, Managing Director at Fazer Bakery Baltic Petri Kujala informed the business portal Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
Keyword tags: Baltic, Foodstuff, Investments, Latvia, Markets and Companies
Baltic States: Finances & Investments
Financial Services, Investments, Buy / Sell Business
Bigbank’s loans portfolio grew by 0.6% in the second quarter of 2014, by 1.8 million euros, writes Äripäev.ee/LETA.
Keyword tags: Banks, Estonia, Financial Services, Loan
Education and Science
Education and Science, Economic History, Book review
The controversial proposal to introduce mandatory exam in physics and chemistry for high school students, will be implemented in two years, Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma (Unity) said, cites LETA/Nozare.lv.
Keyword tags: Education and Science, Latvia, Legislation
18.08.2014.Union leader: Latvian parties running in election "have heard the grievances from educators"
Baltic States: Opinion
Ukraine will never reconcile with the loss of Crimea. Valery Zhovtenko, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to Lithuania, said in the exclusive interview to ELTA news agency that only negotiation measures will be used to solve the issue of Crimea, cites LETA.
Keyword tags: Baltic States – CIS, Direct Speech, Energy, EU – Baltic States, Legislation, Lithuania, Ukraine
06.08.2014.Edgars Rinkevics:Including Donetsk and Luhansk ''republics'' on terrorist list would be a very strong signal
The article underlines the Commission efforts towards media sector plays a key economic, social and cultural role in the EU. Generally, Europe has a strong media industry, which creates growth and jobs and presents European life, history, culture and values around the world. The media landscape is following a transformation, characterized by a steady increase of convergence of media services, with a visible move towards intertwining traditional broadcast and internet. The EU institutions cannot do much about regulating the media sector in the member states as these “regulations”, according to the Lisbon Treaty, are of supplementing and coordinating character.
Keyword tags: Education and Science, EU – Baltic States, Latvia, Legislation, Markets and Companies, Round Table, Technology
To honour the outstanding Swedish diplomat Dag Hammarskjöld and to highlight his humanitarian achievement and his fate, on September 18th the Swedish embassy in Riga, Publishing house Zvaigzne ABC and Stockholm School of Economics in Riga are hosting an international conference “Roadmarks. The longest journey is the journey inwards”, (SSE Riga, Soros Auditorium), reports Zvaigzne ABC.
Keyword tags: Education and Science, EU – Baltic States, Forum, Latvia
- 01.09.2014In Q2, GDP in Lithuania grew by 3.1%
- 01.09.2014FinMin downgraded Estonia’s economic growth outlook for 2014-2015
- 01.09.2014Lithuanian president met with Ukrainian leader
- 01.09.2014Utenos Trikotazas earned EUR 0.4 mln in profit in H1
- 01.09.2014Vilkyskiu Pienine sales revenue amounted to EUR 56 mln in H1
- 01.09.2014Half-year net profit of Ventspils nafta – EUR 4.35 mln
- 01.09.2014EU gives Russia new sanctions ultimatum
- 01.09.2014Latvia has one of the cheapest train tickets in the world
- 01.09.201420.6% Lithuanians were living below at-risk-of-poverty threshold in 2013
- 01.09.2014Lithuanian PM visits apparel, textiles enterprises in Kaunas
- 01.09.2014Only one agricultural enterprise has requested direct State aid in Estonia
- 01.09.2014Pieno Zvaigzdes sales grew by 17% in H1
- 01.09.2014Poland's Tusk, Italy's Mogherini get EU top jobs
- 31.08.2014Latvenergo posts EUR 42.3 mln in profit in H1
- 30.08.2014Lithuanian president reinstates prosecutor general
- 29.08.2014Average monthly net wages and salaries in Latvia grew to 557 euros in Q2