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Tourists and culture lovers particularly welcome at National Library of Latvia on Mondays

Tourists and culture lovers particularly welcome at National Library of Latvia on Mondays

06.07.2020

Every Monday from 10:00 to 15:00 starting 6 July, the National Library of Latvia (NLL) invites tourists and other interested parties to visit the ground floor of the Castle of Light. Visitors can tour a number of exhibitions, learn fun facts about the NLL and its history, take in the People’s Bookshelf and enjoy coffee or lunch at the Kliversala restaurant.

Keyword tags: Education and Science, Forum, Latvia, Tourism



The Latvian philanthropist presents two prestigious Medals to Mayors in USA and Taiwan

The Latvian philanthropist presents two prestigious Medals to Mayors in USA and Taiwan

05.07.2020

The Latvian-born British philanthropist Marcis Liors Skadmanis has presented the Honorary Medal 2020 of World NGO Day to Dean Trantalis, the Mayor of Fort Lauderdale in Florida, USA and Lu Shiow-Yen, Mayor of Taichung City in Taiwan.

An immersive exhibition by Saskia Boddeke and Peter Greenaway is opened in Vilnius

An immersive exhibition by Saskia Boddeke and Peter Greenaway is opened in Vilnius

01.07.2020

This summer MO Museum in Vilnius opens a new exhibition Why Is It Hard to Love?. It is curated by innovative Dutch multimedia artist and director Saskia Boddeke and one of the most original filmmakers of our times Peter Greenaway. The exhibition becomes a work of art itself as Boddeke and Greenaway present site-specific immersive installations in relation to the highlights of Lithuanian contemporary art from the MO Museum and other collections.


Bolt voted hottest unicorn at Europas Awards 2020

Bolt voted hottest unicorn at Europas Awards 2020

30.06.2020

Estonian transport platform Bolt was voted this year's hottest unicorn at The Europas Awards while Taaven Hinrikus, one of the founders of the Estonian fintech company Transferwise, won the Pathfounder of the Year Award 2020, informs LETA.

IIHF: Ice Hockey World Championships 2021 in Riga and Minsk will start two weeks later

IIHF: Ice Hockey World Championships 2021 in Riga and Minsk will start two weeks later

25.06.2020

he International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) officially announced today that next year's Ice Hockey World Championships in Riga and Minsk will start two week later than initially planned, informs LETA.


17.06.2020

Autosport Union, Rally Estonia trying to bring WRC stage to Estonia

The Estonian Autosport Union and Rally Estonia have announced in a joint statement that they are trying together to bring a World Rally Championship (WRC) stage to Estonia, informs LETA/BNS.

15.06.2020

Rietumu Bank’s Charity Fund Co-finances the Restoration of St James’s Cathedral in Riga Old Town

Rietumu Bank’s Charity Fund has allocated funds to complete the reconstruction of the tower and install the facade lighting of St James’s Cathedral in Riga Old Town.

10.06.2020

Lithuania further lifts limit on public gatherings

The Lithuanian government on June 10th further lifted the limit on public gatherings. The Cabinet allowed outdoor events with up to 700 attendees and indoor events with up to 150 from June 17, reports LETA/BNS.

09.06.2020

Up to 100 people allowed to gather at indoor events, up to 300 at outdoor events in Latvia

Until the end of June 2020, up to 100 people will be allowed to gather at indoor events and up to 300 at outdoor events in Latvia, according to the epidemiological safety regulations for curbing the spread of Covid-19, drafted by the Health Ministry.

08.06.2020

Sports events, adult education and children's camps to be allowed in Latvia

After the state of emergency related with Covid-19 pandemic ends in Latvia, sports events, adult education and children's camps will be allowed, observing certain safety rules, said Health Minister Ilze Vinkele (For Development) in an interview with the Latvian public radio today, cites LETA.

04.06.2020

Photo contest “Quarantine Dads” was announced by the Swedish Embassy in Latvia

The photo contest “Quarantine Dads” was announced by the Swedish Embassy in May 2020 and will be continuing until the end of summer. The aim of the contest is to collect stories of how fathers in Latvia experience the time of physical isolation together with their children.

03.06.2020

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

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.

28.05.2020

Estonian government eases restrictions related to COVID-19

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.

21.05.2020

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

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.

21.05.2020

Latitude59 tech conference to take place as hybrid event in Tallinn

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.

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