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International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Saturday, 26.07.2014, 18:11

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"Pasazieru vilciens" yet to decide whether to buy or lease new trains

"Pasazieru vilciens" yet to decide whether to buy or lease new trains

25.07.2014

The new board of "Pasazieru vilciens" will soon decide whether to buy new trains or lease them, informs NOZARE.LV/LETA reffering to CEO of "Pasazieru vilciens" Andris Lubans.

Keyword tags: Latvia, Markets and Companies, Railways, Transport



Prime Minister of Latvia Laimdota Straujuma approves of halt to "Pasazieru vilciens" train procurement deal

Prime Minister of Latvia Laimdota Straujuma approves of halt to "Pasazieru vilciens" train procurement deal

24.07.2014

Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma (Unity) approves of the decision by the new board of the joint-stock company "Pasazieru vilciens" (Passenger Train) to halt the new train procurement deal, informs LETA reffering premier's press secretary Dzeina Tamulevica.

New "Pasazieru vilciens" board halts train procurement process

New "Pasazieru vilciens" board halts train procurement process

23.07.2014

The new board at the joint-stock company "Pasazieru vilciens" (Passenger Train) decided today to halt the procurement of new trains for the company, saying that going on with the procurement deal would be damaging to the company's interests and financial situation, informs LETA.


European and state support brought Estonian company Elron giant profit

European and state support brought Estonian company Elron giant profit

23.07.2014

The 75.4 million euro funding by the European Commission and the Estonian government for buying new trains brought Estonian state-owned passenger train company Elron last year 68.6 million euros of profit, informs LETA reffering to Postimees.

"AirBaltic" cancels flight to Tel Aviv today due to security reasons

"AirBaltic" cancels flight to Tel Aviv today due to security reasons

23.07.2014

Due to security reasons, airBaltic has cancelled the Riga-Tel Aviv flight today, according to a post on airBaltic official Twitter account, informs LETA.

23.07.2014

All three Lithuanian deputy transport mins returned to their offices

Saulius Girdauskas, Vladislovas Kondratovicius and Arijandas Sliupas - all the three Deputy Ministers of Transport and Communications - have been reappointed to their offices, informs LETA.

22.07.2014

Russian naval ship observed near Latvian territorial waters on Tuesday july 22nd

Today, near the coastal city of Liepaja, a Russian naval ship was observed near Latvian territorial waters, the National Armed Forces informed LETA, informs LETA.

22.07.2014

airBaltic has become world’s first Aarline to accept Bitcoin

Latvian airline airBaltic has become the world’s first airline to accept Bitcoin as payment for its tickets to 60 destinations in Europe, Middle East, Russia and the CIS, reperted BC Janis Vanags, Vice President Corporate Communications.

21.07.2014

Gytis Gumuliauskas appointed the new head of Air Lituanica

A new chief executive officer is now in charge of the airline Air Lituanica. Gytis Gumuliauskas replaces Erikas Zubrus in this position, reports BC Sandra Meškauskaitė, communication manager of Air Lituanica.

21.07.2014

Japan Business Federation visits the Freeport of Riga

On July 14, 2014, after the meeting with the senior officials of Latvia Mr. Masayuki Oku, vice president of Keidanren (Japan Business Federation) and Head of the Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group and his accompanying delegation of eight members paid visit to the Freeport of Riga Authority, informs BC Press and Information Division jf port. The delegation was also accompanied by the Japanese Ambassador to Latvia Mr.Toshiyuki Taga.

21.07.2014

Two Russian jets detected at Latvian border past weekend

NATO patrol jets detected two Russian fighter jets "Su-24" near the territorial waters of Latvia in the Baltic Sea last weekend, informs LETA reffering to the National Armed Forces.

21.07.2014

"AirDog" raises USD 1 million; will be provided with new feature

World's first auto-follow action sports drone "AirDog" has raised USD 1,044,260 (EUR 772,096) on the crowd-funding platform "Kickstarter" with about 1,070 backers, informs LETA reffering to the business portal "Nozare.lv".

21.07.2014

Half Lithuanian drivers use non-hands-free telephones while driving - survey

Every second driver disregards the ban to use a non-hands-free telephone while driving, a survey carried out by Lithuanian non-life insurance company Lietuvos Draudimas has revealed, informs LETA/ELTA.

21.07.2014

Tallink sends Silja Europa to Australia

Estonian passenger shipping company AS Tallink Grupp and Bridgemans Services Ltd. have entered into a charter agreement to charter the cruise ferry Silja Europa to Australia from August 2014 as an accommodation vessel, Tallink informed the Tallinn stock exchange, informs LETA.

18.07.2014

Ryanair carries 15 mln passengers on Baltic flights

The low-cost airline Ryanair carried its 15-millionth passenger on flights to/from the Baltic States today, the airline informed Nozare.lv, cites LETA.

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