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Thursday, 30.03.2017, 09:38
Ringier Axel Springer Media AG on Wednesday acquired 100 percent of the shares in CV Keskus OU, operator of the job classifieds sites cvkeskus.ee in Estonia, cvmarket.lv in Latvia and cvmarket.lt in Lithuania, reports LETA/BNS.
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Lithuania's second-biggest city of Kaunas was named the winner of the contest for the European Capital of Culture 2022 title during a ceremony at the Ministry of Culture on Wednesday.
Russian businessman Grigory Guselnikov said in the interview with Echo Moskvy radio station that after the acquisition of the Ukrainian subsidiary of Russia's Sberbank it will be renamed as Norvik Bank, according to UNN news portal writes LETA/BNS.
The Estonia-based developer of delivery robots Starship Technologies and the global pizza chain Domino's announced on Wednesday their partnership to begin delivering pizza in selected cities in Germany and the Netherlands this year, informed LETA/BNS.
With the new summer flight schedule, Scandinavian Air System (SAS) as of 26 March has launched flights to Copenhagen, the Capital of Denmark, BC was told at Riga Airport.
Russian Sberbank to sell its Ukrainian subsidiary to consortium of investors that includes Latvia’s Norvik Banka
Latvia’s Norvik Banka and its major shareholder Grigory Guselnikov on March 27 signed an agreement on joining a consortium of investors that will acquire Ukrainian Sberbank from its parent company, Russian Sberbank.
Riga Teacher Training and Educational Management Academy will cease to exist on October 1, 2017, the Cabinet of Ministers decided writes LETA.
Sales revenue of the power management and automated systems manufacturer ABB AS, Estonian unit of the international ABB group, increased 18 % last year to 183 mln euros, LETA/BNS informed.
The listed Estonian gaming operator Olympic Entertainment Group AS (OEG) has initiated proceedings to delist its shares from the main market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange, after the completion of which the stock will remain listed only on the Tallinn stock exchange.
Happiness is becoming an important factor in socio-economic development. Happiness is determined by several factors, such as income, employment, education, health and family life, etc. Recent World Happiness Report makes analysis of 155 countries by the happiness index. Happiness, as a new dimension in economic policies includes such determinants as caring, freedom, generosity, honesty, education, health, income and good governance.
More than 40 tenders are to be announced as part of the Rail Baltica European-gauge railroad project this year, LETA was told at the joint Baltic company RB Rail coordinating the Rail Baltica project.