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Transport in Riga

Yesterday 17:05The Baltic States commence cooperation on the “Amber Train” route    ( The Baltic Course )
The intermodal “Amber Train” freight train, carrying cargos on route Ĺ eĹĄtokai-Riga-Tallinn, is set to connect the three Baltic States and create new ... of the first train on the “Amber Train” route is an excellent example of effective collaboration between the national railways of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia, ...
Yesterday 14:05Drunk plane passenger groped woman's breasts and pinched Ryanair flight attendant's bottom ...    ( Mirror.co.uk )
A drunk builder groped a woman's breasts, pinched a flight attendant's bottom and threatened another member of the crew during a rum-fuelled rampage on a flight to Britain. Robertas Bajalis, 30, also pulled off a steward's clip-on tie after he tried to confiscate his alcohol - which led him to become ...
Yesterday 05:05'Daughter of the Cold War' on George Kennan, Russia and Remarkable Life    ( Chicago Tonight | WTTW )
My father's career in the Foreign Service molded my early life. I was born in Riga, Latvia, and journeyed with him and my mother to Moscow, Prague, Berlin, Vienna, and Lisbon. When his posts were deemed unsuitable for children, I was deposited with various relatives and in boarding school. It was my ...
Yesterday 00:05Drunk passenger grabbed woman's breast and pinched bum during mid-air flight rampage    ( Daily Star )
Roberts Bajalis, 30, grabbed a fellow traveller's breast and pinched the attendant's bottom during the journey from Latvia to Manchester. He also ... The Latvian, a construction worker, downed half a bottle of vodka and four pints of cider before the plane headed off Riga to the north west. He was so drunk ...
04/19/2018 15:05Riga Terminals Invest in Cargo Handling Tech    ( Port Technology International )
... used for the transportation, placement and loading of a container”. The company has chosen to avoid sourcing the new technology from overseas companies, purchasing all upgrades from Latvian-based technology suppliers. The port of Riga is the largest port in Latvia, processing 33.7 TEUs in 2017.
04/19/2018 00:05Merkel says German government must help in Opel dispute    ( Reuters UK )
FILE PHOTO: Opel sign is displayed on the car during the motor show in Riga, Latvia April 6, 2018. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins/File Photo. PSA Group said in February 2017, before buying the European arm of General Motors (GM.N), that it would uphold job guarantees at Opel and Britain's Vauxhall, offering ...
04/17/2018 18:05Holocaust survivor tells Alma College crowd, 'Hate hurts, love heals'    ( The Morning Sun )
He was transferred from Kassel, Germany to Riga, Latvia by boxcar. The car was so full that he had to stand for four days straight. After arriving, he had to walk five more miles to the nearest camp. “When we arrived, 3,000 Latvian Jews were executed,” he said. “Our camp leaders said 'We had to make ...
04/15/2018 23:053 Extreme European Adventures    ( Forbes )
You start your journey in Helsinki and then cross the Baltic Sea by ferry, heading south by bike through Tallinn, Estonia, and Riga, Latvia to Vilnius, Lithuania, with its UNESCO-listed old town. Then carry on to Warsaw, Poland, and through Slovakia, until reaching Budapest, Hungary. The itinerary carries ...
04/13/2018 04:05Latvia to permit registration of right-hand drive autos    ( Xinhua )
RIGA, April 12 (Xinhua) -- Although road traffic in Latvia drives on the right side, Latvian lawmakers decided on Thursday to permit registration of right-hand automobiles as of Nov. 1, 2018. Under the amendments to the Road Traffic Law, which Latvian parliament passed in the final reading on Thursday, ...
04/12/2018 22:05Opel's new boss to seek concessions from unions in pay talks    ( Reuters UK )
Opel sign is displayed on the car during the motor show in Riga, Latvia April 6, 2018. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins. “After making losses for almost 20 years in a row, the status quo is clearly no longer an option,” CEO Michael Lohscheller told staff magazine Opel Post in an interview on Thursday. “To improve ...
04/06/2018 20:05Latvian trade body urges entrepreneurs to launch exports to China    ( Xinhua )
RIGA, April 6 (Xinhua) -- The Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has issued an appeal to Latvian entrepreneurs urging them to use China's new Belt and Road initiative to launch exports to China. Representatives of the entrepreneurs' organization informed that convenient pathways ...
04/06/2018 17:05WATCH Parents in Riga Protest Against Transfer of Schools to Latvian Language    ( Sputnik International )
About a thousand Russian-speaking Latvian residents attended the "March of angry parents" in the center of Riga after President Raimonds ... "We carry a "black mark" to the president, because he swore to be president of the whole people of Latvia, and now made his decision against some of this ...
04/06/2018 16:05Russia tests 'alarming' missiles in Baltic Sea as UK warned Skripal poisoning case 'will not end well'    ( Mirror.co.uk )
The missile tests are being carried out in Latvia's exclusive economic zone, officials said, an area of the sea just beyond Latvia's territorial waters where the country has special economic rights, as well as further west in the Baltic Sea. Riga has closed some of its airspace for the three days of tests, and ...
04/05/2018 15:05Latvia shouldn't open labor market carelessly, says PM    ( Eng.Lsm.lv )
In February Latvia approved a list of 237 professions where there is a shortage of labor force in Latvia and for which highly-skilled specialists from abroad could be attracted. Arnis Sauka, a professor at the Riga Stockholm School of Economics, earlier argued that opening up Latvia's labor market is all ...
04/05/2018 11:05airBaltic top easter destinations feature Madrid, Malaga and Athens    ( Travel Daily News International )
Riga - The most popular summer seasonal destinations of Latvian airline airBaltic during the Easter holidays this year were Madrid, Malaga and Athens. However, over the Easter holidays the largest number of passengers travelled from Riga to Moscow, Tallinn and London. Eva Plakane, SVP Revenue ...
04/04/2018 19:05Russian Rocket Tests Force Partial Closing of Baltic Sea and Airspace    ( Haaretz )
The tests are being carried out in Latvia's exclusive economic zone, officials said, an area of the sea just beyond Latvia's territorial waters where Latvia has special economic rights, as well as further west in the Baltic Sea. Riga has closed some of its airspace for the three days of tests, and Sweden also ...
04/04/2018 17:05Kazakhstan, Latvia to strengthen transport cooperation    ( AKIpress (press release) )
AKIPRESS.COM - The first session of the Kazakh-Latvian working group took place in Riga. The sides discussed the current bilateral cooperation and its prospects in air service, railway container transportation, transport logistics. Latvia said it sees Kazakhstan as a strategic partner in freight ...
04/04/2018 12:05Norvik bank announces big loss for 2017    ( Eng.Lsm.lv )
"On 12 December 2017, the Bank and its controlling shareholders filed an arbitration claim against the Republic of Latvia to the International Centre for ... attracting new accounts, it is also trumpeting new features for its "premium category cardholders" giving them fast track passage through Riga airport.
04/03/2018 19:05The 2nd Live Gaming Summit to Explore Online and Land-Based Casinos Collaboration    ( Online Casino Reports (press release) )
At this moment, a majority of live dealer studios are situated in Riga, Latvia, where big gaming companies have large studios equipped with tables, roulette wheels, cards, and, of course, trained dealers. These studios offer their services to online casinos, allowing for a smooth integration into existing ...
04/01/2018 14:05Exercises show we are capable of quickly and safely hosting NATO naval ships in times of crisis ...    ( Baltic Times )
RIGA - The Joint Fortress exercises currently being conducted by the NATO forces deployed to Latvia clearly show that by working together with highly motivated and trained partners, we are capable of quickly and safely hosting NATO naval ships in times of possible crisis, Latvian Colonel Janis Gailis ...

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