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Sunday, 26.02.2017, 07:26
Finland's Finnair, Latvia's Air Baltic, Russia's Aeroflot and Germany's Lufthansa were the top users of Lithuanian airspace in 2016, according to figures from Oro Navigacija (Air Navigation), writes LETA/BNS.
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The Latvian airline airBaltic in cooperation with Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), will launch a direct service between Riga and Abu Dhabi on October 29, 2017, airBaltic representative informed BC.
Global aviation training provider, BAA Training, has recently expanded its list of aviation approvals by receiving a certificate from the Civil Aviation Authority of Israel (CAAI). According to the document, BAA Training complies with Israel Aviation Authority’s regulations and is empowered to operate as an Approved Training organization providing an Embraer 190 type rating course for Israeli pilots.
The Lithuanian central bank does not plan to require that banks offer a basket of basic payment services at a regulated fee to their business customers, the daily Lietuvos Zinios reported on Friday.
Manchester Mercantile court rules in favour of Baltic International Bank to pay him almost half a million pounds from the Oyston family23.02.2017
At the court hearing today in Manchester judgment was given in favor of Valeri Belokon in his dispute against Oyston family. The court action was raised by Baltic International Bank, BIB representative told BC.
The new leadership of the state-run Lietuvos Gelezinkeliai (Lithuanian Railways, or LG) is set to shortly revise the pricing applied to the Klaipeda port handling companies and unify the tariffs, reports LETA/BNS.
Prices of standard-design apartments in Riga rose by 7.6% last year to EUR 706 per square meter on average, said Arco Real Estate board member Maris Laukalejs in a press conference on Thursday writes LETA/BNS.
Offshore pipelay capacities secured for both line.Further important milestone for the Nord Stream 2 project. Dynamically-positioned vessels will operate without anchors for environmental protection in the Baltic Sea.
oday the European Commission launched the 2017 edition of the European Enterprise Promotion Awards, a competition to reward the most imaginative and successful initiatives from public bodies and public-private partnerships that support entrepreneurship and small and medium-sized enterprises in Europe, EC announced.
The listed Finnish meat group HKScan is to increase exports from its Rakvere meatpacking factory in northern Estonia to New Zealand to 100 tons a month.
Stova, a Lithuanian company that provides car parking services under the UniPark brand, has purchased Citypark Eesti, the owner of around 6,500 parking spaces in Tallinn, reports LETA/BNS.
The municipal water supplier Vilniaus Vandenys (Vilnius Water) sold its headquarters in Vilnius' Old Town to the Danish-owned property developer Asgaard Property for 3.9 mln euros in an auction on Tuesday.
Latvian banks' profitability figure is higher than in the European Union on average, Peteris Putnins, chairman of the Financial and Capital Market Commission (FCMC), said at a news conference today citing LETA.
The Estonian software company Helmes has won a framework tender for information systems development of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, reports LETA/BNS.
According to data of the Estonian Renewable Energy Association, new renewable electricity capacity added last year totaled 42.19 megawatts or approximately as much as in three preceding years combined, and investments in renewable energy amounted to 70 mln euros.