Date: 27.06.2017.

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Latvia unaffected by latest European-wide ransomware attack for now

Latvia unaffected by latest European-wide ransomware attack for now

27.06.2017

For the time being there are no reports suggesting that Latvia, too, has been hit by the latest ransomware attack that it affecting computers across Europe, Svetlana Amberga, a representative of the Latvian Information Technology Security Incident Response Institution Cert.lv, told LETA.

Keyword tags: EU – Baltic States, EU – CIS, Internet, Latvia, Security, Technology



Watchdog disappointed with the state of Latvian banks' internal control systems

Watchdog disappointed with the state of Latvian banks' internal control systems

27.06.2017

The state of Latvian banks’ internal control systems has proved disappointing in previous years, Peteris Putnins, chairman of the Financial and Capital Market Commission (FCMC), told journalists today as he commented the fining of three Latvian banks for their involvement in circumventing sanctions against North Korea.

Month-on-month drop in Latvian foreign trade is likely short-lived

Month-on-month drop in Latvian foreign trade is likely short-lived

27.06.2017

The month-on-month drop in export and import observed in April, in all likelihood, will be short-lived and is not an indication of serious problems and changes in the growth trend in foreign trade.


French-owned Lithuanian heat supplier Litesko trebles FY net profit to EUR 5.7 mln

French-owned Lithuanian heat supplier Litesko trebles FY net profit to EUR 5.7 mln

27.06.2017

Litesko, a Lithuanian district heating supplier that is controlled by France's Veolia, last year posted a net profit of 5.74 mln euros, more than a three-fold increase from 1.697 mln euros in 2015, writes LETA.

First chanterelles of the season selling at EUR 8 a liter at Riga Central Market

First chanterelles of the season selling at EUR 8 a liter at Riga Central Market

27.06.2017

The first chanterelles of the season have arrived at the Riga Central Market, with a liter of the mushrooms selling at EUR 8, the market’s representative Ivars Jakovels told LETA.


27.06.2017

Homburg Zolitude-owned building at Maxima store collapse site sold at auction for EUR 3.9 million

A multi-floor building Homburg Zolitude developer used to own at the site of the deadly collapse of a Maxima supermarket in Riga’s Zolitude neighborhood has been sold at an auction for EUR 3.9 mln, according to information available at auctions website eizsoles.ta.gov.lv, reports LETA.

27.06.2017

Baltic food ordering platform Foodout poised to enter Ukraine

Baltic food ordering platform Foodout says that it has bought a stake in Ukraine's food ordering website Eda.ua and also plans to launch operations in Belarus, writes LETA/BNS.

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