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Sunday, 26.03.2017, 21:44
Just 34% of Latvia’s small and medium-size businesses (SME) are using CRM software tools to organize their work, a survey by Miitech has found writes LETA.
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Truly innovative design concepts pushing utilization of high-strength steels to the limits characterize this year’s four finalists for the Swedish Steel Prize. The winner will be announced at a ceremony in Stockholm on May 11, reports Industrial News Service.
UK-based innovation foundation Nesta has launched its “Open Up Challenge” as it looks for services, apps and tools for SMEs. The competition is now open for entries, BC learned from the Nesta`s site.
Elisa has entered into an agreement with Santa Monica Networks (SMN) Group, a company specializing in secure IT networks and data center solutions, to acquire SMN's companies in Finland and Estonia, writes LETA/BNS.
The most used portable Internet devices in Latvia are products made by Samsung and Apple, according to a study by Gemius reports LETA.
The state owned Estonian energy group Eesti Energia is about to invest 52.5 mln euros in Attarat Power Company (APCO), a company set up to carry out a large scale, oil shale based power generating project in Jordan, reports LETA/BNS.
Attarat Power Company (APCO) has announced that it has reached financial close for the 2.1-billion-U.S.-dollar project to build the first oil shale fired power station and open cast mine in Jordan, reports Eesti Energi.
Latvia’s 3D display manufacturer LightSpace Technologies has opened its 3D image display technology demonstration office in Silicon Valley, San Jose, US, the company’s representatives reported.
Commercial Bank of Africa announced today the launch of a new digital banking solution based on a mobile app named Loop, making it the first of its kind in Kenya and in the region. Tieto Katvia has developed and delivered the digital and mobile payment solution that allows easy card issuance for MasterCard. With this initiative Commercial Bank of Africa aims to serve 1 million currently unbanked Kenyans, BC learned in Tieto Latvia.
On March 9, Tallinn hosted a large-scale conference dedicated to blockchain technologies and cryptocurrency development – Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn.
The bus operator Nettbuss owned by Norwegian state railway company NSB is buying a 15 percent stake in the Estonian software company T solutions; the companies will also conclude an extensive agreement on the use of T solutions software on Nettbuss' express routes in Norway and Sweden, writes LETA/BNS.
Estonia is holding the rotating chairmanship of the European Interparliamentary Space Conference (EISC) this year, and as part of the chairmanship two international events will be held in Estonia, MP Liisa Oviir, chairwoman of the EISC during the Estonian chairmanship, said LETA/BNS.
Chrome was the most popular Internet browser in Latvia in February, according to a survey by Gemius company writes LETA.
Locatory.com, an aircraft parts marketplace, offers public catalog feature that assist in expanding reachability of potential aircraft part buyers online. It was introduced as an alternative sales and marketing channel enabling to reach external, non-Locatory.com marketplace members.