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Wednesday, 29.03.2017, 12:07
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.
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Russian Sberbank to sell its Ukrainian subsidiary to consortium of investors that includes Latvia’s Norvik Banka29.03.2017
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.
Connected Baltics OÜ the exclusive Sigfox operator of the world’s leading provider of connectivity for the Internet of Things (IoT), and Telia Estonia Ltd the market leader telecom operator in Estonia, announced today that they have entered the partnership to integrate Sigfox’s low-powered connectivity into the operator’s managed IoT solutions to complement Telia’s offering, Connected Baltic OU representative informed BC.
Nokia malware report reveals new all-time high in mobile device infections and major IoT device security vulnerabilities
Nokia today issued its latest Threat Intelligence Report, revealing a new all-time high in mobile device malware infections, a sharp increase in compromised smartphones and major IoT device security vulnerabilities.
European Social Fund, ESF has been an important driver of job creation, promoting better education, more modern public administrations and social inclusion, and therefore plying a key tool in the EU “social cohesion”. During 2014-2020 millions of people will benefit from ESF thanks to fund’s investments of €86.4 bln. These days the ESF turns 60!
The European Court of Justice has dismissed the action Estonia filed in the spring of 2015 to get back from the European Union the 34.3 mln euros that Estonia paid as penalty for excessive stocks of sugar, reports LETA/BNS,