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Saturday, 25.02.2017, 13:31
On Saturday, the Third International Conference dedicated to the world trade in grains will start in Dubai. Rietumu Bank representatives will participate in panel discussions. Within the framework of the conference, the largest exhibition of food industry of the Persian Gulf will be held - Gulfood 2017
Keyword tags: Banks, Financial Services, Foodstuff, Forum, Latvia, Markets and Companies
On Friday, the Russian national award for achievements in business aviation – the Wings of Business – will be held in Moscow for the first time. Rietumu Bank is the general sponsor of this event.
As part of a global series of conferences and competitions with the goal of bridging startup ecosystems worldwide, the Startup World Cup event encourages the most talented entrepreneurs to battle for the prestige of winning the Startup World Cup.
“Blockchain can radically transform exchange sector”, believes Kaidi Ruusalepp, CEO at Funderbeam (exchange for startups) and former CEO at the Estonian Nasdaq subdivision. On March 9, she will speak at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn.
Wide blockchain application is leading to establishing new business models that will be used not only by corporations but also by small market players. Karolina Marzantowicz, a leading engineer of Polish IBM office, is convinced of this fact. On March 9, 2017, she will present company’s opinion regarding the future of blockchain technologies at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Tallinn.
A personal exhibition of Latvian artist Tatyana Palchuk "Hymn to Creativity" opened in the art gallery of Rietumu Bank. The exhibition presents a series of works created in the last three years - they will be publicly displayed for the first time.
A special conference is organised to debate the role of strategic thinking and possible problem solving in state and business affairs
The international conference “Strategic thinking. Creative. State and business” will take place on the 3rd of March, 2017 in Academic Centre of Natural Science of the University of Latvia and host entrepreneurs, opinion leaders of national institutions and communication experts.
Rietumu Banka, one of the largest banks in the Baltics States, specialized in corporate banking and affluent individuals, announced its sponsorship of the ‘Wings of Business’ Awards, Russia’s national award in the field of business aviation.
The 24th International Travel Trade Fair “Balttour 2017”, the largest and most important travel market in the Baltic States annually marking the start of the new tourist season will be held at Kipsala International Exhibition Centre in Riga from 3–5 February.
European Heritage Congress, the biggest annual event of cultural heritage, is arranged in Turku in Finland on May 11-15, 2017. The highlight of the congress is the European Heritage Award Ceremony in St Michaels Church in Turku, where prizes are presented by Plácido Domingo, the president of Europa Nostra together with EU Commissioner Tibor Navracsics.
On March 9, 2017, one will present the electronic auction service – e-Auction 3.0 – at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference in Tallinn. This project has been developed by Ukrainian IT specialists. Its concept is to replace officials for transparent blockchain. It shows conditions, process and results of public property lease and sale auctions.
Legal nationality beyond national boundaries and the role of blockchain. Estonian project case study
Estonia, well-known by its electronic legal nationality project, is light years away from other countries in digitalization and business convenience area. Well, e-Residency project allows everyone anywhere on the planet to register a company, pay taxes and conduct document management in Estonia.
Over EUR 1 Million have been donated to the ABLV Charitable Foundation’s 10th Anniversary Charitable Campaign
A record sum of EUR 1,046,173 has been donated to the ABLV Charitable Foundation’s 10th anniversary charitable campaign, which will make it possible - at least to the same extent as last year - to help hundreds of children, and to facilitate civic improvements in Central Riga, as well as the establishment of the Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art.
With the support of the Rietumu Charity Fund, 450 pupils from schools of music from all round Latvia will have an opportunity to see the opera “Maria Stuarda” (Mary Stuart) by Gaetano Donizetti. More than 400 children have already attended dress rehearsals of the concert in the Large Guild. Special guests for the rehearsal were the President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis and his spouse Iveta Vejone.