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Section: The Baltic Course (Latvia)

      Ukrainian state firm’s ex-chairman seeks political asylum in Lithuania – lawyer
      Nov12

      Ukrainian state firm’s ex-chairman seeks political asylum in Lithuania – lawyer

      Petro Vovchuk, a former chairman of the management board at Ukraine’s State Food and Grains Corporation wanted in his home country on corruption suspicions, has asked for political asylum in Lithuania, his lawyer said LETA/BNS. …read more Source:: The Baltic...

      WizzAir to launch flights from Vilnius to Ukraine’s Zaporozhye
      Oct22

      WizzAir to launch flights from Vilnius to Ukraine’s Zaporozhye

      Hungarian low-cost airline WizzAir will launch flights from Vilnius to Ukraine’s Zaporozhye from March, informed LETA/BNS. …read more Source:: The Baltic...

      Investors from Latvia, Ukraine, Czech Republic eyeing Olainfarm – chairman
      Oct21

      Investors from Latvia, Ukraine, Czech Republic eyeing Olainfarm – chairman

      Investors from Latvia, Ukraine and the Czech Republic have been eyeing Latvia’s Olainfarm pharmaceutical group, Gundars Berzins, chairman of the Olainfarm supervisory board, said on Latvian Radio on Monday, cited LETA. …read more Source:: The Baltic...

      Baltic MPs boycott Council of Europe’s celebrations in protest against Russia’s return
      Oct01

      Baltic MPs boycott Council of Europe’s celebrations in protest against Russia’s return

      Baltic, Ukrainian and Georgian MPs said on Tuesday they would not attend celebrations of the Council of Europe’s 70th anniversary in protest against Russia’s return to the organization’s Parliamentary Assembly (PACE), informed LETA/BNS. …read more Source:: The Baltic...

      Estonia to revoke long-term visa fee waiver for Ukrainian, Belarusian nationals
      Sep20

      Estonia to revoke long-term visa fee waiver for Ukrainian, Belarusian nationals

      The Estonian government is to revoke the long-term visa fee waiver for citizens of Ukraine and Belarus, accroding to the Postimees information reported LETA/BNS. …read more Source:: The Baltic...

      Latvian Agriculture Ministry urges European Commission to monitor Ukrainian egg producers more closely
      Aug12

      Latvian Agriculture Ministry urges European Commission to monitor Ukrainian egg producers more closely

      The Latvian Agriculture Ministry has called on the European Commission to monitor Ukrainian egg producers more closely in order to protect consumers in the European Union from salmonella infection, LETA was told at the ministry. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Estonia: The number of visitors from Finland was the lowest of recent years in the second quarter
      Aug09

      Estonia: The number of visitors from Finland was the lowest of recent years in the second quarter

      Tourists from Finland were one third of all visitors, but the number of them was down. Foreign tourists spent 420 mln euros in Estonia while Estonian residents spent 300 mln euros abroad. The number of visits by tourists from Estonia to Ukraine rose notably. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Construction on Kormotech pet food plant starting in Lithuania
      Jul29

      Construction on Kormotech pet food plant starting in Lithuania

      Kormotech, a leading Ukrainian pet food manufacturer, is launching the construction of a new production facility in the central Lithuanian town of Kedainiai, informed LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Lithuania’s Stevila sets up two companies in Kiev
      Jul24

      Lithuania’s Stevila sets up two companies in Kiev

      Lithuania’s metal processing company Stevila, based in the southern city of Marijampole, has established a part production company Irkatek and a sales company, named Alivets, in Kiev, according the Verslo Zinios business daily writes LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Lithuania mulls funding bachelor’s degrees for young people from Ukraine’s war zone
      Jul15

      Lithuania mulls funding bachelor’s degrees for young people from Ukraine’s war zone

      The Education, Science and Sport Ministry proposes to provide funds to help young people from Ukraine’s war-hit eastern regions of Luhansk and Donetsk to complete a bachelor’s degree in Lithuania, reported LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...