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Section: The Baltic Course (Latvia)

      Latvia’s PrivatBank works as usual – financial watchdog
      Dec19

      Latvia’s PrivatBank works as usual – financial watchdog

      Latvia’s PrivatBank is working as usual and there is no special customer activity observed after the Ukrainian government made an announcement on nationalization of Ukrainian’s PrivatBank, the Latvian Finance and Capital Markets Commission (FCMC) said LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Ukrainian government nationalizes PrivatBank
      Dec19

      Ukrainian government nationalizes PrivatBank

      The Ukrainian government took over control of Ukraine’s PrivatBank last Sunday after the Ukrainian central bank requested a temporary supervision of the bank to keep it from going bust because of bad debts. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Estonian tycoon Hillar Teder gives half of one company to another to cover debt
      Dec16

      Estonian tycoon Hillar Teder gives half of one company to another to cover debt

      stonian tycoon Hillar Teder, the founder and majority owner of the Ukrainian development company Arricano, transferred 49 percent of the shares in his company Filgate Credit Enterprises Ltd. to Arricano to settle a debt of 39.8 mln USD. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia
      Dec15

      EU leaders agree to extend sanctions on Russia

      EU leaders agreed Thursday to extend economic sanctions on Russia for six months until July 2017, EU diplomats said, reports LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Police in Ukraine arrest suspects who blackmailed Estonian businessman
      Dec12

      Police in Ukraine arrest suspects who blackmailed Estonian businessman

      Ukrainian law enforcement authorities conducted a series of arrests and searches to detain members of an organized criminal group in Zatoka, a Black Sea resort in southern Ukraine, who attempted to extort money from Estonian investor Marcel Vichmann, writes LETA/BNS accordind to the news portal Kyivpost said. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Baltic PMs call for continued sanctions against Russia
      Dec09

      Baltic PMs call for continued sanctions against Russia

      The European Union’s sanctions against Russia must remain in place until the Minsk agreements on Eastern Ukraine are implemented, the three Baltic prime ministers said on Riga on Friday. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      eGA to develop e-services for administrative service centres in Ukraine
      Dec06

      eGA to develop e-services for administrative service centres in Ukraine

      Over the next two years, the e-Governance Academy will assume a lead role in creating a data exchange and information system in Ukraine, enabling up to 600 local service centres in Ukraine to provide up-to-date public services to the people by exchanging information with national central registries, BC informs eGA representative. …read more...

      Latvia’s national carrier airBaltic to start flights to Odessa in Ukraine
      Nov01

      Latvia’s national carrier airBaltic to start flights to Odessa in Ukraine

      Latvia’s national carrier airBaltic will start flights to Odessa in Ukraine in the summer season, airBaltic representative informed BC. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Business environment in Ukraine still problematic but efforts being made to fix it
      Oct28

      Business environment in Ukraine still problematic but efforts being made to fix it

      Latvian entrepreneurs doing business in Ukraine still encounter many problems there, but efforts by Ukrainian authorities to improve the business environment are also evident, Latvian Ambassador to Ukraine Juris Poikans said on Latvian Television this morning, reports LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Estonian drone maker Threod Systems wins tenders in three countries
      Oct21

      Estonian drone maker Threod Systems wins tenders in three countries

      Estonian defense contractor Threod Systems has won internal security tenders in Greece, Cyprus and Kazakhstan, and plans to start offering its products in Ukraine and Indonesia in the future, according to Eesti Paevaleht reports writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...