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News Latvia: Utenos Trikotažas AB sold its subsidiary in Latvia

Published on: Thursday 09 July 2020
Utenos Trikotažas AB sold its subsidiary in Latvia
News source: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/utenos-trikota-ab-sold-subsidiary-120000930.html

Utenos Trikotažas, part of the SBA Group, sold its Latvian subsidiary SIA Utenas Trikotāža. A private individual who has acquired the company plans to open the first specialized Utenos Trikotažas ...

News Latvia: Canada asks British military for help flying troops to and from Latvia

Published on: Thursday 09 July 2020
Canada asks British military for help flying troops to and from Latvia
News source: https://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/canada-asks-british-military-for-help-flying-troops-to-and-from-latvia-1.5018614?cache=yes%3FclipId%3D89750%3FclipId%3D104059%3FclipId%3D89531

Canadian troops have been forced to hitch a ride with the British military to get to and from Latvia due to a shortage of working planes.

News Latvia: Lithuania bans Russian television channel TV, follows Latvia

Published on: Wednesday 08 July 2020
Lithuania bans Russian television channel TV, follows Latvia
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/lithuania-bans-russian-television-channel-tv-follows-latvia/2020/07/08/04a0ec86-c12b-11ea-8908-68a2b9eae9e0_story.html

Lithuania’s media watchdog says it has banned the broadcasts of the state-controlled Russian television channel RT in Lithuania, effective Thursday, following a similar decision made in Baltic neighbor Latvia last week

News Latvia: 9 Most Important Sectors for Investment in Latvia – 2020 Guide

Published on: Monday 22 June 2020
9 Most Important Sectors for Investment in Latvia – 2020 Guide
News source: https://www.chartattack.com/sectors-for-investment-in-latvia/

If you are thinking about investing in Latvia, you are probably wondering – what are the most important sectors that I can choose to invest in? Well, the article below can provide you with the answer you need. Let’s take a closer look at what industries you can choose to invest in Latvia.

News Latvia: How Latvia Has Become a Beacon of Economic Freedom in Northern Europe

Published on: Monday 06 July 2020
How Latvia Has Become a Beacon of Economic Freedom in Northern Europe
News source: https://www.heritage.org/international-economies/commentary/how-latvia-has-become-beacon-economic-freedom-northern-europe

Latvia is well-positioned to be just such a partner. The small Baltic country has successfully flattened the COVID-19 curve, with the number of deaths caused by the virus there one of the lowest in ...

News Latvia: Belarus, Latvia discuss international cooperation in tackling consequences of pandemic

Published on: Friday 26 June 2020
Belarus, Latvia discuss international cooperation in tackling consequences of pandemic
News source: https://eng.belta.by/politics/view/belarus-latvia-discuss-international-cooperation-in-tackling-consequences-of-pandemic-131312-2020/

MINSK, 26 June (BelTA) – The foreign ministers of Belarus and Latvia discussed international cooperation in dealing with the the consequences of the pandemic, BelTA learned from the press ...

News Latvia: Latvian president wants ferry route between Latvia and Saaremaa

Published on: Friday 26 June 2020
Latvian president wants ferry route between Latvia and Saaremaa
News source: https://news.err.ee/1106486/latvian-president-wants-ferry-route-between-latvia-and-saaremaa

Latvian President Egils Levits, who met with his Estonian counterpart Kersti Kaljulaid in Kuressaare, capital of Saaremaa island, on Thursday, said that the reopening of a boat service between Latvia and Saaremaa would be absolutely great, regional newspaper Saarte Häal reported.

News Latvia: Latvia, Azerbaijan have good potential in field of green technologies: envoy

Published on: Tuesday 23 June 2020
Latvia, Azerbaijan have good potential in field of green technologies: envoy
News source: https://menafn.com/1100377071/Latvia-Azerbaijan-have-good-potential-in-field-of-green-technologies-envoy

BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 24 By Leman Zeynalova – Trend: Latvia and Azerbaijan have good potential in field of green technologies, Dainis Garančs, Ambassador of Latvia to Azerbaijan told Trend . Latvia ...

News Latvia: Latvia unveils statue for health workers

Published on: Wednesday 24 June 2020
Latvia unveils statue for health workers
News source: https://www.reuters.com/video/watch/idOVCJQJZON

World Latvia unveils statue for health workers. Posted . The Latvian capital Riga unveiled a 19-foot tall statue of a female doctor as a gesture of thanks to the country's medical ...

News Latvia: Latvia in talks to make late addition to WRC calendar

Published on: Monday 15 June 2020
Latvia in talks to make late addition to WRC calendar
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/latvia-talks-addition-wrc-calendar-081500192.html

The organiser of Latvia’s World Rallycross Championship round, RA Events, are in talks with the World Rally Championship Promoter about hosting a round of the WRC this year.

News Latvia: Latvia unveils large statue honouring Covid-19 healthcare workers around world

Published on: Thursday 18 June 2020
Latvia unveils large statue honouring Covid-19 healthcare workers around world
News source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/coronavirus-latvia-statue-healthcare-workers-honour-a9574836.html

A large statue has been unveiled in Latvia‘s capital to honour healthcare workers battling the coronavirus pandemic on the front lines.  The 20-ft monument of a person wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) and a stethoscope around their neck was revealed in Riga earlier this week.  The statue looks up towards the sky with outstretched arms.

News Latvia: Facing Pandemic, Latvia Follows the Lead of Its Experts

Published on: Wednesday 13 May 2020
Facing Pandemic, Latvia Follows the Lead of Its Experts
News source: https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/05/13/coronavirus-pandemic-latvia-follows-lead-medical-experts-science/

The country has taken a unified, middle-of-the-road approach to the coronavirus, rooted in respect for science. It’s working.

News Latvia: REFILE-Athletics-Latvia's former Olympic javelin champion Lusis dies aged 80

Published on: Wednesday 29 April 2020
REFILE-Athletics-Latvia's former Olympic javelin champion Lusis dies aged 80
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/athletics-latvias-former-olympic-javelin-062812915.html

Latvia's former Olympic javelin champion Janis Lusis has died of cancer at the age of 80, the global governing body of athletics said in a statement https://www.worldathletics.org/news/iaaf-news/janis-lusis-obituary. Lusis, who competed in four Olympic Games between 1964 and 1976 representing the

News Latvia: Coronavirus rules challenge Holocaust memorial tradition, but it survives

Published on: Saturday 18 April 2020
Coronavirus rules challenge Holocaust memorial tradition, but it survives
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/coronavirus-rules-challenge-holocaust-memorial-130047012.html

Edith and her older sister Eva would survive the brutality of Nazi concentration camps, including time in Auschwitz and a labor camp in occupied Latvia. She would never see her parents or younger ...

News Latvia: Storm select guard Kitija Laksa from Latvia with 11th pick in WNBA draft

Published on: Friday 17 April 2020
Storm select guard Kitija Laksa from Latvia with 11th pick in WNBA draft
News source: https://www.kiro7.com/news/local/storm-select-guard-kitija-laksa-latvia-with-11th-pick-wnba-draft/GE3Y5DYKCFHFFDAEN6ZKB2KLNY/

The Seattle Storm had the 11th overall pick in the WNBA draft Friday night and selected Kitija Laksa from Latvia as their first-round choice. Laksa played at the University of South Florida for three ...

News Latvia: India's Fed Cup playoff against Latvia postponed

Published on: Thursday 12 March 2020
India's Fed Cup playoff against Latvia postponed
News source: https://www.mid-day.com/articles/indias-fed-cup-playoff-against-latvia-postponed/22669214

The ITF is working closely with the IOC to address any impact this may have on athlete eligibility for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games The ITF has announced the postponement of both the Fed Cup by BNP ...

News Latvia: Lithuania and Latvia close schools, ban large public gatherings over coronavirus

Published on: Thursday 12 March 2020
Lithuania and Latvia close schools, ban large public gatherings over coronavirus
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/lithuania-closes-schools-bans-large-135224920.html

VILNIUS/RIGA (Reuters) - Lithuania and Latvia on Thursday temporarily closed schools and kindergartens and banned large public gatherings in the Baltic countries to try to stop the spread of the ...

News Latvia: After Doncic scores 27 points against Latvia – while

Published on: Wednesday 11 March 2020
After Doncic scores 27 points against Latvia – while
News source: https://hoopshype.com/rumor/1326561/

After Doncic scores 27 points against Latvia – while facing, ironically, his future teammate Kristaps Porzingis – Carmenati texts his own teammates, Alvydas Pazdrazdis, the Mavericks’ director of ...