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Thursday, 08.12.2016, 11:45
Yesterday, at the SPEAR’S Russia Wealth Management awards ceremony, the prize for the nomination of ‘Best Private Bank in the CIS and Baltic States’ was awarded to Rietumu Bank. Within the competition’s framework, its authoritative and professional jury selected the best representatives from private banking industry, wealth management, and related industries.
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Nord Stream 2 fails to adapt to the existing geopolitical situation. The revision of existing course is essential to implement the project,BEA representative informs BC.
Russia’s bid to increase gas flows to Germany via OPAL and Nord Stream 2 has provoked anxiety across much of Eastern Europe, but for the Czech Republic the developments could represent a significant commercial opportunity, if handled delicately.
Trip for Lithuanians to Russia by car has become considerably longer – they can no longer take the shortest route via Belarus but first drive to Latvia and then enter Russia, Lietuvos Zinios daily said on Friday.
After a five-year probe into the operations of the Russian gas giant Gazprom, the European Commission is close to a settlement with Gazprom which eastern European and Baltic countries probably will not like, according to the Financial Times reports writes LETA.
I International Fruit and Vegetable Fair will be held at JSC "Uzexpocentre" from 8 to 10 November 2016 in Tashkent. The fair is organized by the HC Uzbekozikovkatholding, HC Uzvinosanoat-Holding, the Association "Uzbekozikovkatzahira", JSC Uzagroeksport and LLC "Directorate of International fruit and vegetable fair." , Press Service of Holding Company Uzbekozikovkatholding said BC.
Replication of the Crimean scenario in the Baltic states is not possible, furthermore, separatist sentiment is completely absent in the region, Russian Ambassador to Estonia Alexander Petrov cites LETA/BNS.