Wed, 26 Mar 2008: Lithuania finally acts on new pipeline project…

The decision comes after months of foot-dragging on the issue, which forced Mazeikiu Nafta's owner, Poland's PKN Orlen, to search for alternative routes for the pipeline, including to either of ...

Wed, 5 Mar 2008: Mazeikiu mulls three pipeline routes…

The first option would be to the Butinge oil terminal, which it owns, and would require building an offshore buoy for loading oil products onto tankers. The second option, to Klaipeda, would be m...

Wed, 15 Aug 2007: For Cilija, the sky’s the limit …

Riga alone has 12 Cili pizza parlors, and five franchises have already been set up outside the capital 's two in Liepaja, two in Jelgava and one in Valmiera. In Lithuania, the sales of the chain,...

Wed, 12 Jul 2006: Baltic Kristina may weigh anchor forever…

The situation has come so far that the vessel is impossible to sell at whatever price," said Loginovs. He added that the ship would need 1 million euros in repairs and upkeep, and no investor wa...

Wed, 12 Jul 2006: A Tallinn-Riga rail connection at last?…

A fast train might be put on the new route, since the distance from Riga to Valga was quite long, he said. Passenger Train would not give any specific time when the Riga-Valga train could start ...

Wed, 8 Mar 2006: Latvia cuts sugar production by 8.6 percent…

Muceniece said if the mills transferred the sugar to next year, it would deplete working capital since the mills can't sell the sugar, only store it at their own expense. If the mills opted for ad...

Wed, 15 Feb 2006: Compilation of cultural and business projects…

The memorandum will be extended as part of the foundation for an Interreg-Project, in which the Austrian party will act as consultants. Vilnis Vitkovskis, head of the development department, and G...

Thu, 20 Mar 2003: As Ventspils sags, other ports soar…

"Liepaja's port shows the fastest growth in the Baltics in terms of turnover. We take advantage of the fact that it remains ice-free and is the closest to Western European markets." "Mostly, we ar...

Thu, 13 Mar 2003: New results, strategic moves of Baltic retailers…

The company has announced it will invest 20 million lats (32.2 million euros) in expanding its supermarket network in Liepaja and Ventspils.Liga Busa, marketing coordinator for Kesko Latvia, said ...

Thu, 19 Nov 1998: Liepaja has a new Riga address…

during the First Republic from 1922-1934 and is the only outlying city to have authorized representation in Riga. . ...

Thu, 17 Sep 1998: Balancing EU hopes, state interests…

But the EU says this is considered an export subsidy, which is prohibited by EU laws.The Finance Ministry proposed to scrap the 80 percent provision in order to meet EU standards, but on Sept. 7, ...

Thu, 23 Jul 1998: Report reveals a healthy economy…

The state debt per GDP decreased to 12.2 percent. Beginning in 1996, growth is noticeable in almost all sectors of the economy. The GDP increased by 6.5 percent in 1997. Foreign investors see Latv...
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