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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Tuesday, 27.01.2015, 05:21

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Estonian start-up TranferWise receives a major capital injection

Estonian start-up TranferWise receives a major capital injection

26.01.2015

US risk investor Andreessen Horowitz together with companions invested 58 million dollars in the Estonian start-up company TransferWise, which is so far the largest amount of money invested in a startup of Estonian origin, LETA/Äripäev.ee reports.

Keyword tags: Estonia, Financial Services, Good for Business, Investments, Technology



Hesburger plans to open up 20 new fast-food restaurants in Latvia in 7 years

Hesburger plans to open up 20 new fast-food restaurants in Latvia in 7 years

26.01.2015

Finnish burger chain Hesburger plans to open 20 new fast-food restaurants in Latvia in the next seven years, the director of the fast-food chain Kari Salmela told LETA.

Lithuanian PM has no doubts about heating sector reforms

Lithuanian PM has no doubts about heating sector reforms

23.01.2015

As Social Democrat MP Birute Vesaite voiced her doubts whether the Government is not investing too much in the heating sector reforms in Vilnius and Kaunas, Lithuanian Prime Minister is confident about the benefits of these projects and says that Lithuania follows the proven methods from Western Europe, reports LETA/ELTA.


Tallinna Vesi has the best investor relations in the Baltics

Tallinna Vesi has the best investor relations in the Baltics

23.01.2015

Nasdaq's Tallinn, Riga and Vilnius Stock Exchanges declared AS Tallinna Vesi as the company with the Best Investor Relations in the Baltic countries on Thursday, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

Eesti Pank can buy up to 3 bln euros worth of bonds

Eesti Pank can buy up to 3 bln euros worth of bonds

23.01.2015

The share of Estonia's central bank Eesti Pank in the European Central Bank (ECB) bond purchase program is about 0.27%, which means that the Estonian central bank can buy securities for up to 162 million euros per month or a total of up to three billion euros, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

23.01.2015

Latvia works with the Economic and Social Committee in bringing the EU closer to its citizens

Presenting Latvia’s priorities for its Presidency of the Council of the EU to the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC), the Latvian Foreign Ministry’s Parliamentary State Secretary for EU Affairs, Ms Zanda Kalniņa-Lukaševica, addressed questions of security and social dialogue as well as the European Citizens’ Initiative and the upcoming intensive work on the regulation of the European Fund for Strategic Investments, reports BC the Latvian MFA.

23.01.2015

Switzerland is interested in making further investments in Latvia

Within the framework of the World Economic Forum in Davos (Switzerland), Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma and Vice President of Switzerland Johann Schneider-Ammann discussed the expansion of future cooperation between the two countries, as well as economic growth in Europe, reports BC press secretary to the Prime Minister Aiva Rozenberga.

22.01.2015

New Philip Morris expansion in Klaipeda will increase production by 40%

Phillip Morris have announced plans to significantly expand their production facility in the Lithuanian port-city of Klaipeda. The expansion, which will be carried out this year, is part of a new EUR 40 million investment project by the international tobacco company, reports BC Invest Lithuania.

22.01.2015

Latvian PM in Davos: stable growth is Europe’s guardian angel

On Thursday, January 22, addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos during the panel discussion “Europe’s Twin Challenges: Growth and Stability”, Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma emphasized that Europe’s economic growth is a must for stability, reported BC press secretary to the Prime Minister Aiva Rozenberga.

22.01.2015

President discussed with influential business people investment opportunities in Lithuania

President Dalia Grybauskaite, attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, discussed investment opportunities in Lithuania with representatives of global companies and influential business people, reports BC presidential press service.

22.01.2015

Latvian FinMin: Juncker's investment plan must be set in motion before second half 2015

The Investment Plan for Europe – or European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's plan – must be set in motion before the second half of 2015, Finance Minister Janis Reirs (Unity) told members of the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) yesterday.

22.01.2015

Nasdaq creates new technology, business support competence centre in Vilnius

Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) announces that the world leading operator of exchanges and provider of capital markets technology, will create a new technology and business support competence center in Vilnius, reported BC Invest Lithuania.

21.01.2015

Nelja Energia invests EUR 115 mln in Lithuania's biggest wind farm

Partly Estonian investors-owned renewable energy producer Nelja Energia invests EUR 115 million in developing a 60 MW wind farm in Silute, Lithuania, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

21.01.2015

FinMin visits UK, discusses investment in Lithuania's energy projects

On Tuesday, 20 January, during his visit to the United Kingdom, Lithuanian Minister of Finance Rimantas Sadzius met with Suma Chakrabarti, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The meeting addressed the importance and benefit of Lithuania's accession to the euro area, as well as the progress and prospects of projects implemented by the EBRD in Lithuania, informs LETA/ELTA.

20.01.2015

Hesburger turnover in Baltic countries grew to EUR 48 mln in 2014

The Finnish-Baltic fast-food restaurant chain Hesburger posted EUR 48 million in sales in the Baltic countries last year, which is 7.4 percent more than in 2013, as Hesburger Development Director for the Baltic countries Ieva Salmela told LETA.

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