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Thursday, 23.03.2017, 14:16
Macro Riga, the largest shareholder in Latvian hi-tech company HansaMatrix intends to reduce the amount outstanding on a shareholder loan by selling up to similar value of shares at an auction, HansaMatrix said in a statement submitted to the Nasdaq Riga stock exchange.
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According to a report published by the Organization for Cooperation and Development in Europe (OECD), Estonia must make additional efforts to reduce its dependence on oil shale and move toward a greener economy, reports LETA/BNS.
Latvian Transport Minister Uldis Augulis (Greens/Farmers) today met with the Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Latvia, Afzal Artikov, and they discussed the ongoing cooperation and opportunities for further cooperation opened up by Latvia's activities and the 16+1 cooperation format between Central and Eastern European countries and China, the Latvian Transport Ministry said.
Three consortia of companies have applied for construction and management concession of the nearly 90 mln euro National Stadium in Vilnius, with a decision on the fourth one yet to be made, Remigijus Simasius, mayor of the Lithuanian capital, told LETA/BNS.
Irish low-costs carrier Ryanair will launch flights from Riga International Airport to Malta from October 2017 when the airport’s winter flight schedule comes into effect, the company’s representatives told BC.
The year 2016 was spent in expectations of investment as well as against a background of weak external demand. As indicated by the economic growth data published by the Central Statistical Bureau, gross domestic product (GDP) at constant prices and by seasonally and working-day adjusted data, increased by only 1.3% in 2016, which represents the lowest rise in the last six years.
Case studies from e-Residency, LHV, and IBM. Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn program is already available
On March 9, Tallinn will host the first Estonian large-scale conference dedicated to blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference. It will bring together representatives of IBM, e-Residency, Bitcoin Foundation, Funderbeam, and other projects well-known in Estonia and abroad.