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Friday, 12.02.2016, 16:03
The government's funding for the various projects and events to be organized as part of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Estonia will amount to 24 million euros, it appears from the budget endorsed by the government committee in charge of the EV100 events on Thursday, reports LETA/BNS.
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On Valentine's Day, a kiss will be accepted as a legal tender in minibuses scuttling through the Latvian capital Riga, informs LETA.
Four new hotels, which may be operated by international chains Hilton, Marriott and Accor, are planned to be built in the territory of a future modern congress center in the heart of Vilnius, mayor of the Lithuanian capital Remigijos Simasius has said, cites LETA/BNS.
The annual Shadow Day events take place all over Latvia today, organized by Junior Achievement Latvia, cites LETA.
Lithuania’s shared services sector has once again been recognised as a regional leader, picking up five major awards at the Central and Eastern Europe Shared Services and Outsourcing Awards 2016 in Warsaw, reported BC Egidijus Jurgelionis,public relations manager at Invest Lithuania.
The Economy Ministry in Latvia has filed a EUR 632,013.04 counterclaim against the limited partnership Expo 2015, LETA learned from the ministry.
What is happening in Syria directly influences the security environment of Europe and Estonia, Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas said speaking at the Syrian donors' conference in London on February 4th, informs LETA/BNS.
A three-day international exhibition of knowledge, education and career planning, Studies 2016, is opening at the exhibition and congress center Litexpo in Vilnius on Thursday, reports LETA/BNS.
Estonian Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand on February 3rd welcomed cyber issues appearing in the new European Union Global Strategy for Foreign and Security Policy, informs LETA/BNS.
White Square International advertising festival – one of the major creative events in Eastern Europe – will be held in Minsk on April 14-16, 2016.
Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves urged the European Union and all its member states to contribute towards a digital future and expressed concern over the bloc's lagging behind in the digital economy, informs LETA/BNS.
Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves stressed while speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland that Ukraine needs long-term and united support as well as patience to encourage carrying out reforms in the country, informs LETA/BNS.
The fourth industrial revolution requires flexibility both from entrepreneurs as well as the state, Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves said when speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, informs LETA/BNS.
President Dalia Grybauskaite, currently attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, is taking part in a high-level discussion held by the Women in Parliaments Global Forum. This discussion focuses on the promotion of women’s participation and leadership in politics and social life via smart technologies and social networks, reported BC presidential press service.
The revenue and profit of Lithuania’s exhibition center Litexpo rose by 11% in 2015, the Verslo Zinios business daily reports on Wednesday citing the company’s CEO Mindaugas Rutkauskas, cites LETA/BNS.