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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Thursday, 04.06.2020, 08:59

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The tourism recovery campaign "Riga is Not Riga Without You" to be launched soon

The tourism recovery campaign "Riga is Not Riga Without You" to be launched soon

03.06.2020

he Riga Tourism Development Bureau (RTAB) has developed a tourism recover plan with the aim of assisting the city's tourism industry after the Covid-19 pandemic, the head of the RTAB Anna Blaua said on Wednesday, cites LETA.

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Estonian government eases restrictions related to COVID-19

Estonian government eases restrictions related to COVID-19

28.05.2020

The Estonian government on Thursday decided to ease restrictions related to COVID-19 in the field of travel, public events, the organization of sporting events, and education, reports LETA/BNS.

Deadline of the call for entries to White Square advertising festival is getting close

Deadline of the call for entries to White Square advertising festival is getting close

21.05.2020

The deadline of the call for entries to one of the largest creative awards shows in Europe – International advertising festival White Square – comes on May 31. Supporting communications industry, the festival is meant to help the agencies that, despite difficult conditions of the new reality, strive to demonstrate internationally their brightest works, worthy of festival awards and capable of giving inspiration to the industry.


Latitude59 tech conference to take place as hybrid event in Tallinn

Latitude59 tech conference to take place as hybrid event in Tallinn

21.05.2020

Estonia's flagship startup and tech gathering Latitude59 in 2020 will be taking place both at the Tallinn Creative Hub (Kultuurikatel) as well as online, informs LETA/BNS.

Accelerator for Blue Growth is looking for blue startups

Accelerator for Blue Growth is looking for blue startups

19.05.2020

Awareness is rising that the quality of life and the future of societies are inseparable from the sustainable use of marine and coastal resources. Today's challenges also open up great opportunities for Blue Growth startups, active in different sectors such as aquaculture, blue biotechnology or related topics.


15.05.2020

White Square Advertising Festival: creativity has no quarantine!

Today, a lot of activities are forced to be suspended due to pandemic. Advertisers are cutting advertising budgets, agencies are choosing to skip the festival season. Such wait-and-see position shifts focuses from creativity towards more standard ideas for solving everyday problems.

13.05.2020

Tallinn makes finals of European Green Capital 2022

Tallinn, which has been vying for the title of European Green Capital for several years, has advanced to the finals, or the top 4, of the competition for 2022, informs LETA/BNS.

13.05.2020

Limit of major summer event in Estonia is 1,000 participants

Estonian Minister of Culture Tonis Lukas said that the government has now established that major events may be organized in July and August 2020 with a maximum of 1,000 participants.

07.05.2020

E-exhibition on Red Army terror unveiled in Estonia

An e-exhibition titled "The Liberator Arrived," detailing the developments of the first years after Estonia had been recaptured by the Red Army in World War II, has been made available at the address http://communistcrimes.org/et/saabus-vabastaja.

05.05.2020

“Thank You Latvia!” Baltic RE Group starts a donation program to support battle against Covid19.

On 24 of April 2020 AS Baltic RE Group and its stockholders started ”Thank You Latvia!”, a program to support the battle against Covid19 epidemic, donating 40,000 Eur which will be divided between “Covid19 Aid Fund” and HospissLV, to support enormous sacrifices of doctors and medical staff. The program is obviously open for participation and Baltic RE Group will be thankful to every foreign investor who will decide to add whatever donation, as a goodwill sign to thank and help a country which welcomed entrepreneurs and confidently allowed to join a smart and efficient environment and to build up successful projects. We hope this will be just a first step, and that the program will grow.

02.05.2020

2021 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship scheduled in Minsk and Riga

Following the cancellation of the 2020 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Zurich and Lausanne, the Swiss Ice Hockey Federation has decided not to apply to the International Ice Hockey Federation to move the event to 2021, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) has announced, cites LETA. The 2021 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship is scheduled for next year in Minsk (Belarus) and Riga (Latvia).

29.04.2020

Big Auction of Works of Art at Rietumu

In late May, a big spring auction, conducted by the Auction House Artembassy in cooperation with Rietumu Bank, will be held in the premises of the bank.

24.04.2020

Skeleton Technologies joins EUR 7 mln European project to harvest energy

. The coronavirus outbreak is not affecting innovation at Skeleton Technologies. The company is now part of a newly launched pan-European initiative called InComEss, which aims to implement innovative material systems for energy harvesting and electrical energy storage. The purpose is to ensure a sustainable and efficient use of resources in line with the circular economy perspective, the Skeleton Technologies representative informed BC.

22.04.2020

Learning by good examples

While Latvian authorities are trying to find to mitigate post-virus’ consequences, Turiba University arranged an online conference on perspective Latvian growth patterns. Taking Singapore as an example (widely known as “the Asian’s tiger”, which during about 50 years turned from a “third country” to a leading global economy), the participants wondered what can be done to emulate a positive path to progress.

21.04.2020

Creativity as the engine of economy in crisis times

Recently, Cannes Lions, Clio and D&AD announced their 2020 festival editions cancellation due to the current unstable situation on market caused by COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, the organizers of one of the largest creative festivals in Eastern Europe – International Advertising Festival White Square – intend to hold the festival this year but change the dates from traditional April to June 24-26. We talked about the situation on creative communications market and the reasons behind the festival movement in 2020 with Alena Ustinovich, Chairman of Board of Association of Communications and Marketing Agencies of Belarus.

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