Transport

International Internet Magazine. Baltic States news & analytics Friday, 29.05.2015, 07:09

1 ..2 ..3 ..4 ..5 ..6 ..7 ..8 ..9 ..10 ..11 [>][>>>]
Air Lituanica initiates bankruptcy procedure

Air Lituanica initiates bankruptcy procedure

28.05.2015

Air Lituanica Director Nerijus Jukna has reviewed the company's activities and decided to propose to Air Lituanica board of directors to initiate bankruptcy proceedings. Bankruptcy proceedings should be initiated as soon as possible, reports LETA/ELTA.

Keyword tags: Airport, Legislation, Lithuania, Transport



Latvia open to Chinese investments in transportation sector

Latvia open to Chinese investments in transportation sector

28.05.2015

Transport Minister Anrijs Matiss (Unity) has confirmed that Latvia is open to Chinese investments in the Latvian transportation sector, especially in rail and port infrastructure, as well as in aviation, LETA was informed by the Transport Ministry.

Future vision: Estonia's Eastern border to be guarded only by drones

Future vision: Estonia's Eastern border to be guarded only by drones

28.05.2015

Estonia's modern Eastern border will be completed as a gift for Estonian Republic's 100th anniversary and according to Interior Minister Hanno Pevkur, a part of the Eastern border could be constantly guarded by drones, LETA/Eesti Päevaleht writes.


Ferry route Klaipeda-Karlshamn opened in Central Klaipeda Terminal

Ferry route Klaipeda-Karlshamn opened in Central Klaipeda Terminal

27.05.2015

Ro-Pax ferry route connecting the ports of Klaipeda and Karlshamn (Sweden) has been opened at Central Klaipeda Terminal of the Klaipeda Seaport, informs LETA/ELTA.

Large-scale modernization of Latvia Shipping Company’s tankers to be carried out

Large-scale modernization of Latvia Shipping Company’s tankers to be carried out

27.05.2015

To modernize the fleet of JSC Latvijas kugnieciba (LK), eight tankers will be dry docked in the Riga dockyard during the period of May to July 2015, performing technical repairs, paintwork and installing new satellite equipment. Over three point six million USD will be invested into the repair works of ships, on average from 450 to 500 thousand USD per ship, reports BC communications consultant at JSC Latvijas kugnieciba Elina Dobulane.

27.05.2015

Tallinna Sadam will operate island ferries itself from 2016

Estonian state-owned port operator Tallinna Sadam (Port of Tallinn) council decided on Tuesday that the operator of the new ferryboats that are being built to operate the connection between the mainland and Estonia's big islands will be its subsidiary TS Laevad OÜ; the council also gave instructions to the board of Tallinna Sadam to start preparatory work for compiling the crews, LETA/Public Broadcasting reports.

27.05.2015

airBaltic launches direct flights between Riga and Dubrovnik

The Latvian national airline airBaltic on May 26, 2015, launched a new route between Riga and Dubrovnik, Croatia, reported BC Janis Vanags.

27.05.2015

Intermodal terminals opened in Vilnius and Kaunas

On Tuesday, 26 May 2015, intermodal terminals were opened in Vilnius and in Kaunas. The intermodal terminals will allow to service large flows of container cargoes swiftly, effectively and inexpensively, reports LETA/ELTA.

26.05.2015

Net profit of Ryanair grew by 66% in 2014

Ryanair, Europe’s No.1 low fares airline today (May 26) announced a full year 2014 net profit of €867 mln, ahead of previous guidance.

26.05.2015

Grybauskaite: Lithuania was late to set up national airline

President Dalia Grybauskaite says that Lithuania was late to win a place on the international airline market, therefore, another attempt to create a national airline would not be rational, informs LETA/ELTA.

26.05.2015

Saare Golf in cooperation with Estonian Air to bring golf tourists from Scandinavia to Saaremaa

In autumn 2015, Saare Golf will bring golf tourists from Scandinavia to Estonia’s largest island Saaremaa with Estonian Air convenient direct flights, Estonian Air announced LETA.

26.05.2015

Reform of the Travel Package Directive endorsed between the Latvian presidency and EU Parliament

On 22 May 2015, the Committee of Permanent Representatives of the Council (Coreper) endorsed the terms of an agreement between the Latvian presidency and European Parliament representatives on the reform of the Travel Package Directive, reports eu2015.lv.

26.05.2015

airBaltic to launch direct service from Riga to Polish Radom

The Latvian airline airBaltic will launch a new route between Riga and Radom, Poland, on 1 September 2015. The new route of airBaltic will offer convenient travel between the two airports, and beyond to destinations in the Baltics, Scandinavia, Russia, and the CIS, reports BC airline’s press service.

26.05.2015

Helsinki politicians want to add momentum to Tallinn tunnel plan

Helsinki city council's political leaders want to add momentum to the plan of building a tunnel connecting Estonian and Finnish capitals, in order to avoid Finland becoming an economic periphery, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

26.05.2015

PM: new air carrier could enter Lithuanian market

Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevicius has stated that airline Air Lituanica could have been supported only if it had shown some positive prospects. Air Lituanica terminated its activities on Friday, 22 May. The prime minister has mentioned that a new air carrier could be attracted to Lithuania, reports LETA/ELTA.

1 ..2 ..3 ..4 ..5 ..6 ..7 ..8 ..9 ..10 ..11 [>][>>>]

Search site