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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Tuesday, 22.10.2019, 12:44

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airBaltic carrier reports 22.3% rise in passenger numbers for nine months

airBaltic carrier reports 22.3% rise in passenger numbers for nine months

22.10.2019

Latvia's airBaltic national carrier flew 3.875 million passengers in the first nine months of 2019, which is an increase of 22.3% against the same period last year, the company informed LETA.

Keyword tags: Airport, Good for Business, Latvia, Tourism, Transport



Riga Airport's infrastructure developing a bit slower than carriers operating at the airport - board member

Riga Airport's infrastructure developing a bit slower than carriers operating at the airport - board member

22.10.2019

The infrastructure of Riga International Airport has been developing at a slightly slower pace than the carriers operating at the airport, Arturs Saveljevs, a member of the airport's management board, said in an interview to Latvian Radio on Tuesday, reported LETA/BNS.

Estonia: Public transport cards to become usable both in Tallinn, Helsinki in 2021

Estonia: Public transport cards to become usable both in Tallinn, Helsinki in 2021

16.10.2019

Mayor of Tallinn Mihhail Kolvart and Deputy mayor of Helsinki Anni Sinnemaki concluded at a meeting held in Helsinki on Tuesday that the capital cities of Estonia and Finland should coordinate their efforts and develop a shared public transport ticketing system, according to the Postimees information reports LETA/BNS.


Moscow launches hotline for tourists

Moscow launches hotline for tourists

16.10.2019

The Moscow Tourist Information Support Centre has launched a new hotline for tourists in Moscow. Visitors to the Russian capital can now get 24/7 help via a short number - 122, as well as a ten-digit landline number - +7 (495) 122-01-11, the Moscow Tourist Information Support Center representatives informed BC.

Lux Express expands to Belarus

Lux Express expands to Belarus

15.10.2019

– Estonian intercity bus operator Lux Express has opened a branch in the Belarus capital Minsk where it is running charter operations for the time being due to the country's legislation, while hoping to open a regular Minsk-St. Petersburg service in one year's time, informed LETA/BNS.


10.10.2019

airBaltic planning to establish a base in Estonia

The Latvian national air carrier airBaltic is planning to establish a base in Estonia in the future, after which flights departing from Tallinn would be serviced by Estonian teams, writes LETA/BNS.

09.10.2019

airBaltic Announces New Flights to Manchester, Yerevan and Two Norwegian Cities

Latvian airline airBaltic announces that as of summer season 2020 it will launch new flights from Riga to Manchester (United Kingdom), Yerevan (Armenia) as well as Bergen and Trondheim (both Norway), informed airBaltic.

08.10.2019

Estonia: In August, 488,000 tourists stayed in accommodation establishments

According to Statistics Estonia, in August, 9% more tourists stayed in accommodation establishments than in August 2018. The number of nights spent by tourists increased by 7%. 286,000 of the visitors of accommodation establishments were foreign tourists and 202,000 were domestic tourists.

08.10.2019

Updated portion of Tallinna Sadam's D terminal to be opened Tuesday

The listed Estonian port company Tallinna Sadam opened the updated portion of its D terminal to passengers on Tuesday, the first to be allowed to explore the new terminal were passengers heading to the 7:30 a.m. departure of the Megastar ferry of the listed Estonian shipper Tallink, reported LETA/BNS.

03.10.2019

Transavia to launch flights from Riga to Paris

Low-cost airline Transavia belonging to the Air France-KLM group will start its service from Riga Airport the next summer season, offering two weekly flights between Riga and Paris (Orly Airport), BC learned from the airport's spokeswoman Laura Karnite.

01.10.2019

CityBee to launch car-sharing services in Latvia

CityBee ride-sharing company starting from October 1 will expand its operations in Latvia and start car-sharing services in Riga, the company representatives informed.

30.09.2019

Passenger turnover at Riga Airport up 10.6% in eight months

In the first eight months of 2019, Riga International Airport received 5.225 mln passengers, which is an increase of 10.6% against the respective period a year ago, according to information released by the airport.

26.09.2019

Austrian low-cost carrier Lauda to launch Tallinn-Vienna service in April

The Austrian low-cost airline Lauda will start operating direct flights between Tallinn and Vienna in April 2020, informed Tallinn Airport representatives.

26.09.2019

Bolt starts accepting Apple Pay as method of payment

Beginning this week, the transport platform Bolt accepts Apple Pay as a method of payment.

25.09.2019

Estonia's Parnu to launch marketing campaign in Riga

The Parnu city government, Enterprise Estonia and eight spas and hotels in Parnu are to launch a marketing campaign in Riga entitled "Parnu is Just Around the Corner", the aim of which is to promote the southwestern resort city among Latvians as an attractive nearby holiday destination offering a number of good quality leisure facilities, iniformed LETA/BNS.

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