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Section: The Baltic Course (Latvia)

      Estonian businessman Tonis Palts wins legal dispute over land plot in Crimea
      Mar30

      Estonian businessman Tonis Palts wins legal dispute over land plot in Crimea

      Estonian businessman Tonis Palts, former mayor of Tallinn, is defending real estate he owns on the Black Sea shore in Crimea and recently defeated the Russian defense ministry in court, reported LETA/BNS according to Postimees information. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Ukraine’s Sberbank to be renamed Norvik Bank
      Mar29

      Ukraine’s Sberbank to be renamed Norvik Bank

      Russian businessman Grigory Guselnikov said in the interview with Echo Moskvy radio station that after the acquisition of the Ukrainian subsidiary of Russia’s Sberbank it will be renamed as Norvik Bank, according to UNN news portal writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Russian Sberbank to sell its Ukrainian subsidiary to consortium of investors that includes Latvia’s Norvik Banka
      Mar29

      Russian Sberbank to sell its Ukrainian subsidiary to consortium of investors that includes Latvia’s Norvik Banka

      Latvia’s Norvik Banka and its major shareholder Grigory Guselnikov on March 27 signed an agreement on joining a consortium of investors that will acquire Ukrainian Sberbank from its parent company, Russian Sberbank. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Lithuania to continue lower-level representation at Moscow security conference
      Mar20

      Lithuania to continue lower-level representation at Moscow security conference

      Lithuania intends to continue the practice started after the annexation of Crimea to send lower-level officials to the Moscow International Security Conference, writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Skano finalizes sale of Ukrainian retail subsidiary
      Mar17

      Skano finalizes sale of Ukrainian retail subsidiary

      The listed Estonian furniture and fiberboard maker Skano Group announced on Friday that it has finalized the sale of its Ukrainian retail subsidiary TOV Skano Ukraina to a company with Estonian capital operating in Ukraine, writes LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Ukrainian owner of LVV Liepajas Metalurgs takes dispute with Latvia to international arbitration institution
      Feb07

      Ukrainian owner of LVV Liepajas Metalurgs takes dispute with Latvia to international arbitration institution

      Yevgeny Kazmin, a co-owner of Ukraine’s KVV Group, which owns Latvia’s insolvent steel company KVV Liepajas Metalurgs, has filed a lawsuit against Latvia with the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), information on the center’s official website suggests LETA. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Anti-corruption service on blockchain. E-Auction 3.0 developer will attend Tallinn
      Jan20

      Anti-corruption service on blockchain. E-Auction 3.0 developer will attend Tallinn

      On March 9, 2017, one will present the electronic auction service – e-Auction 3.0 – at Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference in Tallinn. This project has been developed by Ukrainian IT specialists. Its concept is to replace officials for transparent blockchain. It shows conditions, process and results of public property lease and sale auctions....

      Russia sanctions shouldn’t be lifted as reward for cooperation elsewhere
      Jan17

      Russia sanctions shouldn’t be lifted as reward for cooperation elsewhere

      Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser said on Tuesday he doesn’t support the idea to ease the sanctions imposed on Russia as a result of its actions in Ukraine as a reward for Moscow cooperating in some other area, reports LETA/BNS. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Latvian expert put in charge of Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority
      Jan10

      Latvian expert put in charge of Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority

      A Latvian expert on port operations, Raivis Veckagans has been appointed as the acting head of the Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority, the Ukrainian Ministry of Infrastructure announced. …read more Source: The Baltic...

      Standing by Ukraine
      Dec20

      Standing by Ukraine

      It is now three years since hundreds of thousands of Ukrainians gathered on Independence Square in Kiev to demand a better future for their country. As they did so, they looked towards the European Union to support them on their path back to stable democracy and lasting prosperity. As President of the European Commission, I have made it one of my...