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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Wednesday, 18.07.2018, 00:16

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Novaturas turnover up 43%

Novaturas turnover up 43%

16.07.2018

Novaturas, one of the largest tour operators in Lithuania, posted 80.2 mln euros in revenue in the first half of this year, up 43% from the same period last year, informs LETA/BLNS.

Keyword tags: Lithuania, Tourism



Aeroflot adds 3rd departure on Tallinn-Moscow route

Aeroflot adds 3rd departure on Tallinn-Moscow route

13.07.2018

Due to increased demand, the Russian air carrier Aeroflot has added a third daily departure on its Tallinn-Moscow route, reports LETA/BNS.

Riga port sees number of ship passengers grow 8.6% in January-June

Riga port sees number of ship passengers grow 8.6% in January-June

10.07.2018

The port of Riga received 395,492 ship passengers during the first six months of 2018, which was an 8.6% increase against the same period in 2017, according to information available on the port's official website.


In May, 2% more tourists stayed in Estonian hotels

In May, 2% more tourists stayed in Estonian hotels

06.07.2018

According to Statistics Estonia, in May 2018, domestic and foreign tourists staying in accommodation establishments numbered 304,000, which is 2% more than in May 2017. The number of both domestic and foreign tourists increased.

EP approves new registration system for non-EU citizens who do not need visa to enter EU

EP approves new registration system for non-EU citizens who do not need visa to enter EU

06.07.2018

On July 5th, the European Parliament has given its final agreement to establish the European Travel Information and Authorisation System (ETIAS) and to strengthen the mandate of eu-LISA, the EU Agency for the operational management of large scale IT systems in the area of freedom, security and justice, the European Commission informsLETA.


05.07.2018

Trade union sets maximum taxi fare for ride from Riga Airport to city center at EUR 25

The Latvian trade union of taxi drivers decided at an extraordinary meeting today to set the maximum taxi fare for a ride from Riga International Airport to the city center at EUR 25 and the maximum fare for a ride from the airport to other districts of Riga at EUR 30, the union’s leader Genadijs Aksjonovs told LETA.

05.07.2018

Tallinn Airport serves 300,000 passengers in June

In May 2018, 300,000 passengers passed through Tallinn Airport, 15 percent more than in the same month the year before, which is the largest ever monthly number of passengers serviced, reports LETA/BNS.

03.07.2018

Changes in additional travelling programs for credit cards by Rietumu Bank

Rietumu Bank would like to inform that starting 31 August Collinson Group Company terminates the Priority Traveller program for credit cardholders.

02.07.2018

Nordica ends year with profit for 1st time

The Estonian state-owned airline Nordic Aviation Group (NAG) operating under the Nordica trademark in 2017 made a profit of 900,000 euros and the number of the company's passengers grew 68% on year, reports LETA/BNS.

02.07.2018

Vilnius starts collecting tourist fee

Vilnius has started collecting a tourist fee of 1 euro per spent night as of Jul 1, 2018, with exemptions for minors and disabled people, informs LETA/BNS.

28.06.2018

Enterprise Estonia to focus on export, foreign investments, tourism

Enterprise Estonia (EAS) in the next five years will focus on three main directions -- export, foreign investments coming to Estonia and increasing tourism income, Minister of Entrepreneurship and Information Technology Urve Palo said at the government's press conference on June 28th, cites LETA/BNS.

28.06.2018

TransMin drafting amendments to address problems with taxi services at Riga Airport

The Latvian Transport Ministry is in the process of drafting regulatory amendments intended to address persisting problems with taxicab services at Riga International Airport, the ministry’s representative Ilze Greizkalna told LETA.

25.06.2018

In 2017, the number of overnight trips of foreigners in Lithuania increased by 9.9%

Statistics Lithuania informs that in 2017, against 2016, the number of overnight trips of foreigners increased by 9.9%, and the number of same-day trips increased by 1.4%.

22.06.2018

Number of visitors stayed at Latvian hotels rose by 12.1% in 4 months

The number of nights spent by guests at Latvia’s hotels and other tourist facilities in the first four months of this year grew by 12.1% against the same period last year to 1.268 million, writes LETA, according to the data released by the Central Statistics Bureau (CSB).

21.06.2018

Klaipeda port's cargo traffic grew by 5.8% in January-May

The Lithuanian seaport of Klaipeda handled 18.223 million tons of cargo during the first five months of 2018, up 5.8% from 17.232 million tons a year ago, the port's authority told BNS/LETA.

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