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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Monday, 27.04.2015, 18:32

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Business aviation traffic in Latvia increasing in February-March

Business aviation traffic in Latvia increasing in February-March

27.04.2015

FBO RIGA, a certified ground handling agent in Riga International Airport, records business aviation traffic growth, including state aviation flights, in Riga International Airport (RIX) in February-March 2015. Among the factors, stimulating business aviation traffic in the country is Latvian presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) that started January 1, 2015.

Keyword tags: Airport, EU – Baltic States, Good for Business, Latvia, Transport



Latvian writers Abele and Berzins win top Literature Awards 2015

Latvian writers Abele and Berzins win top Literature Awards 2015

27.04.2015

The Annual Latvian Literature Awards were announced on April 24th, and for the Best Prose Work the jury singled out Inga Abele's novel "Klugu muks" (The Wicker Monk, published by "Dienas Gramata"). Its protagonist is the first Latvian clergyman in Latgale, Catholic priest, theology professor, statesman and community activist Francis Trasuns. However, this book is much more than a mere biography, informs LETA.

Latvijas balzams marks its 115th birthday with a new logo

Latvijas balzams marks its 115th birthday with a new logo

27.04.2015

The largest producer of alcoholic beverages in the Baltic, JSC Latvijas balzams (LB), marks its 115th birthday in April 2015 by renewing its visual identity and logo. Today, the new logo, with a brighter and more contemporary appearance, was mounted on the production building in Riga, at 160 A. Čaka Street, reaffirm-ing the old truth that what changes is also lasting, reports BC head of communica-tions at Amber Beverage Group and JSC Latvijas balzams Dana Hasana.


New profit and turnover records for Valmiera Glass group in Q1

New profit and turnover records for Valmiera Glass group in Q1

27.04.2015

Latvian Fiberglass producer Valmiera Glass (Valmiera stikla skiedr) achieved a 14% increase in net turnover in the first quarter of 2015, according to Valmiera Glass group's consolidated non-audited financial results for the first quarter, reports LETA.

Lithuanian cheese Dziugas to reach Brazilians

Lithuanian cheese Dziugas to reach Brazilians

27.04.2015

Lithuania's State Food and Veterinary Service (VMVT) has received a confirmation from Brazil's Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply regarding a permit to export Lithuanian cheese Dziugas to Brazil, reports LETA/ELTA.

27.04.2015

Klaipedos Smelte becomes Lithuania's Investor of the Year 2014

Lithuania's stevedoring company Klaipedos Smelte has been awarded as the Investor of the Year 2014. The award was presented to the company during a traditional award ceremony held by the association Investors' Forum, informs LETA/ELTA.

24.04.2015

Narvesen Baltija turnover, profit increases in 2014

Convenience store chain Narvesen Baltija posted EUR 64.05 million in turnover last year, reports LETA, according to Firmas.lv.

24.04.2015

Wizz Air opens flights from Riga to Lübeck

Wizz Air, the largest budget airline in Central and Eastern Europe, from 24 April 2015 opens flights from Riga International Airport to Lübeck (Germany), reports BC airport’s press service.

24.04.2015

Costa Pacifica opens the cruise season in Tallinn

On May 4, 2015, the moorage of the Costa Pacifica cruise ship in the Old City Harbour will officially open the summer cruise season in Tallinn. The season will last until October 17, 2015, reports BC port’s press service.

24.04.2015

Lithuanian Vilniaus Baldai posts profit of EUR 800,000 in Q1

In the first quarter of 2015, furniture manufacturer AB Vilniaus Baldai posted revenue of EUR 16.5 million, while net profit amounted to EUR 818,000, informs LETA/ELTA.

24.04.2015

UPM expands Estonian Otepää plywood mill

Finnish forest industry company UPM announced that it strengthens its position as the leading plywood manufacturer in Europe and expands the Otepää plywood mill in Estonia, reports LETA.

23.04.2015

Finnish investors are planning to buy thousands of apartments in Tallinn

Finnish investors-owned Asuntosalkku Eesti OY plans to buy thousands of rental apartments in Tallinn; it has already acquired the first 50 apartments in the Old Town neighbourhood, Postimees Online cites the Finnish Kauppalehti.

23.04.2015

NIB to provide long-term loan to Lithuania for renovation of buildings

On Thursday, 23 April 2015, the Board of Directors of the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) confirmed that the bank will issue a loan of EUR 100 million to Lithuania to finance its Public Sector Energy Efficiency and Housing Renovation programmes. According to the Ministry of Finance, the deal will be inked in the nearest future, reports LETA/ELTA.

23.04.2015

Latvian scientist Kalvins nominated for European Inventor Award

Ivars Kalvins, Director of the Latvian Institute of Organic Synthesis, has been nominated for the European Inventor Award in the lifetime achievement category, informs LETA.

22.04.2015

Japanese Culture Ministry allots EUR 200,000 funding for Martinsons' new film "Magic Kimono"

Latvian director Maris Martinsons' new feature film "Magic Kimono" has received the Japanese Culture Ministry's financial support in the amount of over EUR 200,000, as Edgars Gertners from the film's creative team informed LETA.

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