Estonian Rail Passengers Feel The Squeeze

Estonian Rail Passengers Feel The Squeeze

Estonian railway company Elron have elected for their ticket sellers and drivers to decide when trains are full. In the aftermath of last weeks tragic accident at the Raasiku crossing on the Tallinn to Tartu passenger train much discussion is taking place in Estonia regarding her rail and travel systems. On 16th April, just...

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NATO Fills Lithuanian Skies

NATO Fills Lithuanian Skies

The skies over Lithuania have become very busy of late. One hundred US air force personnel, F-15 fighter jets and a NATO early warning radar plane plus JAS-39 Gripen...

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Latvian Student Research in Sustainable Spa Management

Latvian Student Research in Sustainable Spa Management

Latvian student, Ieva Cesnoka, has been making waves through her research at the University of Derby Buxton in International Spa Management. Ieva utilised her master’s degree in psychology gained...

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World NGO Day 2014

February 10, 2014
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World NGO Day 2014

World NGO Day 2014 Forum is due to be held at Scandic Marina Congress Centre in Helsinki, Finland on 27th -28th February. Among the speakers will be Ms Britt...

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Christophe Viatte Appointed as Chief Commercial Officer for airBaltic

February 5, 2014
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Press release, sourced by airBaltic Latvian airline airBaltic has appointed Christophe Viatte as Chief Commercial Officer. Mr Viatte will be responsible for leading airBaltic’s future commercial strategy. He will...

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Lithuania Highest Gas Prices In Europe

January 31, 2014
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Lithuania Highest Gas Prices In Europe

It was reported on Reuters that the Lithuanian government encouraged utility company Leituvos Dujos shareholders to seek arbitration against natural gas supplier Gazprom. Voting was held on Thursday to...

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Baltic Fashion & Textile Riga 2014

October 31, 2013
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Baltic Fashion & Textile Riga 2014

Sourced by BT 1 To promote the development of the Baltic textile industry and to expand it to the international markets, the International Exhibition Company BT 1, the organisers...

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Euros Hit The Latvian High Street

October 3, 2013
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Euros Hit The Latvian High Street

This week saw the start of Latvia’s dual pricing display. As of the 1st October all prices in shops in Latvia must be displayed in both euros and lats....

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Latvia Leading Electronic Communications

September 6, 2013
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Latvia Leading Electronic Communications

October of this year half of all households in Latvia will access one of the fastest Internet services in the world – fibre optic Internet connection bandwidth up to...

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Latvian entrepreneur bringing previously hidden fashion gems from the Baltic States to the UK.

Latvian entrepreneur bringing previously hidden fashion gems from the Baltic States to the UK.

A new on-line fashion store called Madame Kuku has been launched to showcase the best designers of chic modern clothing in the Baltic States. Latvian entrepreneur Baiba More is...

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Death in the Baltic Sea – The Sinking Of The Wilhelm Gusloff

Death in the Baltic Sea – The Sinking Of The Wilhelm Gusloff

A maritime tragedy whose story has been long buried has been recently brought to life by award winning writer Cathryn J. Prince. American author Prince’s new novel ‘Death in...

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Director of Fashion Department IED Moda Lab Roma Lara Aragno Gigli to speak at the conference “Fashion and Design: Trends and Perspectives” In Latvia

Director of Fashion Department IED Moda Lab Roma Lara Aragno Gigli to speak at the conference “Fashion and Design: Trends and Perspectives” In Latvia

On 19th April, Kipsala International Exhibition Centre, in Latvia’s beautiful city Riga, will hold the international conference “Fashion and Design: Trends and Perspectives”, with participation of Lara Aragno Gigli...

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Third Northern Future Forum Held in Latvia

Third Northern Future Forum Held in Latvia

The recent meeting of the Northern Future Forum was hosted by Latvia’s Prime Minster Valdis Dombrovskis in Riga. This years meeting was focussing on Green Technology and highlighting awareness...

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Baltic Farmers Fire Up The Baltic Way

January 31, 2013
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Baltic Farmers Fire Up The Baltic Way

In order to ensure fair and equal representation for the Baltic’s at the next upcoming European Council meeting at which will be decided the EU agricultural budget for 2014...

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Baltic States Lead The Way On Unemployment Reduction

December 7, 2012
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Baltic States Lead The Way On Unemployment Reduction

Recent data released by Eurostat demonstrates that the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania have recorded the greatest fall in unemployment rates of all the EU countries for...

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Estonian Air Cuts Back To Survive

November 21, 2012
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Estonian Air Cuts Back To Survive

Estonian Air is awaiting a governmental rescue package to halt the risk of ending up in administration. After a disastrous year of record losses which saw the removal of...

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