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Thursday, 23.10.2014, 00:40
The Lithuanian airline Air Lituanica expands its business in Belarus with agency Ticketing Airport Services Belarus becoming the official commercial representative of the company. The agency will be responsible for the distribution of Air Lituanica flight tickets on the Belarusian market and represent the company in terms of marketing and the market of tourism, the airline said in a statement, cites LETA/ELTA.
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Lithuania was named number-three destination in Lonely Planet's list of best countries to visit in 2015.
President of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite met with the heads of 18 major Norwegian businesses and investment funds to discuss the investment climate and business opportunities in the country, reports BC presidential press service.
Statistics Lithuania informs that in September 2014, industrial production totalled LTL 5.8 billion (EUR 1.7 billion) at current prices and, compared to August, grew by 6.9% at constant prices, seasonally adjusted – by 1.7%.
According to a survey carried out by the Association of Real Estate Companies (AREC), enterprises in the sector are planning for an increase in sales and in staff during the next six months in 2014 and 2015, writes Äripäev.ee/LETA.
Lingerie manufacturer in Latvia and the other Baltic States, the public limited company New Rosme (along with partners) at the beginning of this month opened its first store in Iraq, the spokesperson for the company, Sigita Graudusa, told Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
Former chief editor of the Russian news site Lenta.ru, Galina Timchenko, officially launched her project Meduza on October 20th. The project is registered in Latvia to avoid Russia's censorship, informs LETA, referring to DOZHD/FORBES.
The Lithuanian start-ups have come to London to participate at the prestigious TechCrunch Disrupt Conference, reports LETA/ELTA.
Managing Director of OÜ Krimelte Alar Salum said that their enterprise is aspiring to expand the geographic scope of its exports, and is targeting large Asian countries as potential new markets, writes Äripäev.ee/LETA.
Cargo turnover at the Baltic countries' ports increased by 1.1% in the first nine months of 2014, amounting to 106.78 million tons, as compared to the respective period of 2013, according to information provided by portal "RZD Partner", cites LETA/Nozare.lv.
AB Kauno Grudai instant noodles City Taste won an innovative product award at SIAL 2014 international food industry and beverages exhibition in Paris, informs LETA/ELTA.
Chief executives of Kuwei’ts eight largest travel agencies will visit Estonia in the final week of October on the invitation of travel agency Wris, writes Eesti Päevaleht, cites LETA/Baltic Business News.
Joint stock company LNK Industries has concluded a contract with limited liability company D.N.H. on a new hotel in Riga – "Hilton Garden Inn Riga Valdemara"; the construction job is set to get under way, Inga Domka, the Marketing and Public Relations Manager of LNK Group informed Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
Latvijas Mobilais Telefons (LMT) turnover reached EUR 123 million in the first three quarters of this year; the company's EBITDA reached EUR 38 million, LMT spokeswoman Elina Lidere informed the business portal Nozare.lv, cites LETA.
Lattelecom Group's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization (EBITDA) have reached EUR 54.7 million in the first nine months of 2014; the Group's turnover reached EUR 141 million, Lattelecom spokeswoman Liga Bite informed the business portal Nozare.lv, cites LETA.