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Saturday, 27.08.2016, 02:24
Cooperation with Latvia will continue, Tim Colley, Chargé d’Affaires a.i. of the British Embassy in Latvia, said during the working visit to the Liepaja port city in south-western Latvian, reports LETA.
Keyword tags: Business, Cooperation, EU – Baltic States, Latvia, Port
TS Laevad, the Port of Tallinn subsidiary that is to start operating ferries between mainland Estonia and large western islands as of October, is preparing for the possibility of the four new ferries arriving late and is therefore in talks with four companies to rent substitute vessels, informs LETA/BNS according to the news portal of the public broadcaster ERR reports.
Within the period of January – June of 2016 Klaipeda Seaport cargo handling turnover increased by 5,7 %. to 19,94 mln. tn, i.e. more by 1 081,0 thou. tn comparing with the corresponding period of 2015, informs BC Klaipeda Seaport`s Marketing Department specialist Mantas Stončius.
A lawmaker and an economist say that Lithuania does need the railway stretch to Renge in Latvia and the dismantled tracks are no more than a pretext that Poland and Latvia are using to put pressure on their neighbor, BNS/LETA informs according daily Lietuvos Zinios reported on Thursday.
Lindaliin, operator of fast boats between the capitals of Estonia and Finland, has canceled the departures of the fast boat Merilin on Thursday, reports LETA/BNS.
Sales revenue of the Finnish shipping group Viking Line in the first half of 2016 declined to 238 mln euros from 239 mln euros earned in the same period a year before.