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Monday, 26.09.2016, 04:56
Novira Capital has renovated a 8,000-square-meter commercial property in Central Tallinn that will serve as home to offices and a four-star hotel operated by Unique Hotels, writes LETA/BNS.
Keyword tags: Construction, Estonia, Investments, Real Estate, Tourism
The authorities of Ukraine will do everything to protect the investments of Estonian businessman Marcel Vichmann in Zatoka village of the Odessa region, where local criminals have been hindering investment, Ukrainian Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman and Odessa regional governor Mihkeil Saakashvili said, reports LETA/BNS.
The number of guests served in Latvian hotels in the first eight months of this year has remained at the same level as in the respective period last, year, said Santa Graikste, the executive director of the Association of Hotels and Restaurants of Latvia (LVRA) to the LETA.
Kidy Tour, tour operator of the Lithuanian-owned aviation group Avia Solutions Group (ASG), has purchased the Estonian travel organizer GoAdvernture, writes LETA/BNS.
UAB Merko bustas, a company of the listed Estonian construction group AS Merko Ehitus, has entered into a preliminary sales and purchase agreement with UAB Hekon, subsidiary of Orbis S.A., to sell upon completion the Ibis hotel building and parking premises to be built on the land plot owned by UAB Merko bustas in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius, writes LETA/BNS.
The executive committee of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) decided on Thursday that the 2018 UEFA Super Cup final is to take place in Tallinn, writes LETA/BNS.
Three tourists from Lithuania incurred injuries when a bus capsized en route to an airport in Barcelona, Spain, in early hours of Wednesday, reports LETA/BNS.
According to Statistics Estonia, in the tourism high season in July, domestic and foreign tourists having stayed in Estonian accommodation establishments numbered 488,000, which was 6% more than in July 2015.
Next week in Liepaja, on the second-floor of the Blue Shock Race go-cart hall, the Dragonfli drone-arena will be unveiled, where anyone will be able to fly their drones, the director of the go-cart hall Dzintars Hmielevskis informed LETA.
In the first six months of 2016, Estonia was visited by 60,610 Latvian tourists, 16% more than in the same period last year, Enterprise Estonia representative told BC.
During the first half of 2016 leisure carrier Small Planet Airlines grew its revenues by 9,9% to 72,3 million EUR when compared to the same period in 2015. The main reasons behind revenue growth was increased activity in Lithuania, Poland, and the United Kingdom, launch of flights under the German AOC, and return to the French market. Over the period of six months Small Planet Airlines added six new aircraft and carried 660 thousand passengers: 26% more than during the same period last year, Small Planet Airlines representative told BC.
Ukrainian border guards have turned back at a checkpoint a family of four from Estonia who had arrived in Crimea from Russia and wanted to move on to Ukraine, the sobytiya.info news portal cites LETA/BNS.
Online travel agency Kiwi.com have produced a ranking detailing countries of the world which offer the most, and least, affordable flights, Kiwi.com representative informs BC.