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Section: The Baltic Course (Latvia)

      Latvian and Italian presidents discussed question of Ukraine and developments in Eastern Partnership countries
      Apr02

      Latvian and Italian presidents discussed question of Ukraine and developments in Eastern Partnership countries

      The question of Ukraine and developments in Eastern Partnership countries will always be important to Latvia, as President Andris Berzins said during a meeting with Italian President Sergio Mattarella in Rome yesterday, reports LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Gradual economic recovery continues in Central Europe and Baltic countries in 2015
      Apr01

      Gradual economic recovery continues in Central Europe and Baltic countries in 2015

      Gradual economic recovery continues in Central European and Baltic countries despite the Russia-Ukraine conflict in 2015, Russia’s food embargo, and the economic downturn in Russia, according to “Eastern European Outlook” published by SEB banka, informs LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Havas Europe in Riga adds SAS and Ukraine International Airlines to its service network
      Mar30

      Havas Europe in Riga adds SAS and Ukraine International Airlines to its service network

      Ground handling service company Havas Europe added Scandinavian Airlines (SAS) and Ukraine International Airlines to its service network. Flight crews of SAS and Ukraine Airlines and their passengers were welcomed with flowers and treats as part of their first operations at Riga Airport, reports BC Linda Anaite. …read more Source: The...

      Lithuania’s State Security Department announces annual threat assessment 2014
      Mar30

      Lithuania’s State Security Department announces annual threat assessment 2014

      In its annual threat assessment for the year 2014, Lithuania’s State Security Department (VSD) stresses that the country’s security environment was most of all influenced by increasingly aggressive activities of Russian and Belarusian intelligence agencies, which were mainly triggered by Vilnius’ principled stance in respect of...

      3 new airlines come to Riga Airport in the summer season
      Mar27

      3 new airlines come to Riga Airport in the summer season

      With the summer flight schedule setting in at Riga International Airport (from 29 March, 2015), the airline SAS will return to the airport and Ukraine International Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines will start operations. The national carrier airBaltic will open several new destinations, reports BC airport’s press service....

      EP approves EUR 1.8 bln EU loan to Ukraine
      Mar26

      EP approves EUR 1.8 bln EU loan to Ukraine

      The European Union (EU) plans to lend Ukraine EUR 1.8 billion to help plug its short-term balance of payments gap were approved by MEPs on Wednesday, reports LETA/ELTA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      EU Commissioner Dombrovskis satisfied with Ukrainian government’s achievements in economic reforms
      Mar25

      EU Commissioner Dombrovskis satisfied with Ukrainian government’s achievements in economic reforms

      Regardless of the extremely complicated situation in Ukraine, European Commissioner for Social Dialogue Valdis Dombrovskis (Unity) is satisfied with the Ukrainian government’s progress with economic reforms, reports LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      President Ilves: Europe must have a Plan B
      Mar24

      President Ilves: Europe must have a Plan B

      “The crisis in Ukraine is not about a single country; it is about the security of all of Europe. Therefore, Europe must adopt a clear position and demonstrate its decisiveness, determination and strength. Under the current conditions, military support for Ukraine or imposing more severe sanctions on Russia should be discussed. If we decide...

      Lithuanian tourism companies looking for partners in Ukraine
      Mar23

      Lithuanian tourism companies looking for partners in Ukraine

      Lithuanian State Department of Tourism (VTD) and the Lithuanian Embassy in Ukraine are organizing a special presentation of Lithuania’s tourism sector to Ukrainian travel operators, agencies and media representatives, reports LETA/ELTA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Grybauskaite discussed with Ukrainian leaders the economic situation and progress in reforms
      Mar23

      Grybauskaite discussed with Ukrainian leaders the economic situation and progress in reforms

      During bilateral meetings with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, President Dalia Grybauskaite discussed the security situation in eastern Ukraine, the country’s economic situation and progress in implementing major reforms, reports BC Lithuanian president’s press service. …read more...