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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Thursday, 17.04.2014, 12:45

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Kalamaja district in Tallinn becomes one among 20 most hipster neighborhoods in the world

Kalamaja district in Tallinn becomes one among 20 most hipster neighborhoods in the world

15.04.2014

One of the leading global travel search sites Skyscanner listed 20 most hipster neighbourhoods in the world. Among others, Kalamaja, one of the fastest developing neighbourhoods in Tallinn was also selected as one of the best choices, Tallinn Tourism board said in a statement, ciets LETA.

Keyword tags: Estonia, EU – Baltic States, Good for Business, Real Estate, Tourism



Sillamäe port wants more ship connections

Sillamäe port wants more ship connections

14.04.2014

The heads of the North Estonian Sillamäe Port hope that the tense relations between the European Union and Russia won't curb the development of the port since the port would gladly service a passenger shipping line between Estonia, Finland and Russia, reports LETA, referring to the local Põhjarannik newspaper.

In 2013, Latvia was visited by 4.5% more foreign travelers

In 2013, Latvia was visited by 4.5% more foreign travelers

11.04.2014

In 2013 as compared to 2012 the number of foreign travellers and their expenditure has increased, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSB). In 2013 foreign travellers crossed the border of Latvia 5.8 mln times, which is more by 4.5% than in 2012.


Ports consider ship connection between North East Estonia and South East Finland

Ports consider ship connection between North East Estonia and South East Finland

11.04.2014

The North East Estonian Sillamäe and Kunda ports are interested in restoring the ship connection with South East Finnish town Kotka, hoping that it would have a positive effect on the development of both regions, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.

Port of Tallinn serviced 4.1% passengers more in March

Port of Tallinn serviced 4.1% passengers more in March

11.04.2014

The number of passengers who used the ports managed by the state-owned Tallinna Sadam (Port of Tallinn) grew by 4.1% in March 2014 to 673,792, which is a record for the month of March, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

10.04.2014

In February, 11% more tourists stayed in Estonian hotels

According to Statistics Estonia, 178,000 tourists used the services of accommodation establishments in February 2014, which was 11% more than in February of the previous year.

10.04.2014

European conference tourism organisers view Estonia

31 conference organisers from 13 European states visit Estonia at the invitation of Enterprise Estonia and non-profit organisation Estonian Conference Bureau this week, Äripäev.ee/LETA reports.

08.04.2014

The Guardian reviews best hotels in Riga and Baltics

British newspaper The Guardian has printed several articles praising the most stylish hotels in Riga, the European Capital of Culture in 2014, and other Baltic cities, reports LETA.

08.04.2014

Riga is home to the most hipster neighbourhood in the world

The global travel search site Skyscanner conducted a search for the world's 20 most hipster neighbourhoods around the world. Their conclusions? The energetic and vibrant Miera iela in Rīga is the most hip of them all!

08.04.2014

92% Ryanair flights were on-time in March

Ryanair, Europe’s favourite low fares airline, today Ryanair, Europe’s favourite low fares airline, on April 7th released its March 2014 customer service statistics which confirm that Ryanair remains Europe’s No 1 customer service airline with:

04.04.2014

Air Lituanica to launch flights to two Swedish cities in summer

The connections between Lithuania and Sweden will be especially convenient this summer: the airline Air Lituanica will offer seasonal flights to two Swedish cities – Gothenburg and Malmö. Flights will be operated from the middle of June until the end of August twice a week on both routes at evening time, informed BC communications manager at Air Lituanica Sandra Meskauskaite.

04.04.2014

Tallinn Airport passenger number grew by 3.3% in March

148,745 thousand passengers were serviced by the Tallinn Airport in March 2014, a growth of 3.3% compared to March last year, LETA/Õhtuleht online reports.

04.04.2014

Port of Tallinn posts passenger record in Q1

In the first quarter of the year 2014, the Estonian state-owned port management company AS Tallinna Sadam (Port of Tallinn) handled 8.3 million tonnes of cargo, which is 7.5% more than at the same time last year while passenger number reached a record 1.8 million people, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

03.04.2014

Tallink's passenger number increases by 1% in March y-o-y

Estonia’s largest passenger shipping company AS Tallink Grupp told NASDAQ OMX Tallinn that in March 2014, it transported 701,180 passengers, which is nearly a 1% decrease compared to March 2013, informs LETA.

02.04.2014

Profit of airBaltic in 2013 – 1 mln euros

Latvian airline, airBaltic, has achieved a net profit of EUR +1 million for the full year of 2013. airBaltic has surpassed by far its original plans and has turned around the FY2012 loss of EUR -27 million, converting it into a net profit of EUR +1 million for 2013. airBaltic has achieved profitability one year ahead of the initial schedule, reports BC vice president of corporate communications at airBaltic Janis Vanags.

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