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Baltic startups to receive 700,000 euros from X5 Retail Group

Baltic startups to receive 700,000 euros from X5 Retail Group

23.07.2019.

X5 Retail Group, leading Russian food retailer (LSE and MOEX ticker: “FIVE”), has launched the review process of technological startups from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to implement their solutions at the corporation’s own retail chains. The best companies will be given access to the infrastructure resources and expertise of the country’s largest retailer as well as an opportunity to implement a pilot project with a budget of up to 700,000 euros.

Keyword tags: Baltic States – CIS, Good for Business, Innovations, Retail, Technology


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Modern city: sustainability vs. “mega-projects” in Latvian development

Modern city: sustainability vs. “mega-projects” in Latvian development

06.03.2017.

Managing urban areas has been always one of the most important development challenges for city planners. During last decades, cities have been developed in a strictly “human & sustainable” way: everything for city’s dwellers! However, nowadays it’s easy to evaluate the “optimal city” –its development has to be in line with the sustainability concept adopted by the UN and in effect from January 2016.

Keyword tags: EU – Baltic States, Investments, Latvia, Real Estate, Round Table


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Riga to host “Architecture of Migration” international conference

Riga to host “Architecture of Migration” international conference

17.07.2019.

In November 7-8, Riga, the largest capital in the Baltics, will host the international conference “Architecture of Migration”, focusing on migration and its different measures from the interest points of architecture, territorial planning, and infrastructure development. Today migration is defined as one of the key concerns among Europeans – in its multifaceted nature, it takes place on global, regional, and national level at the same time.

Keyword tags: Forum, Latvia


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