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  1. Germany sending infantrymen, military equipment to LatviaRead the original story

    Friday | Xinhuanet

    The German armed forces are sending an infantry unit along with armoured vehicles and other military equipment to Latvia this weekend, the Latvian Defence Ministry informed. The servicemen from the 37th Mechanized Infantry Brigade "Saxony" are scheduled to stay in Latvia until mid-November.


  2. Euromin Holdings purchases another 11,016 shares in Ventspils naftaRead the original story

    Friday | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Euromin Holdings , the majority shareholder in the Latvian joint-stock oil company Ventspils nafta, has purchased another 11,016 shares in the company, according to an announcement by the Nasdaq Riga Stock Exchange, writes LETA.... Read more...


  3. Artist Kidd to show art at Arcadia buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    An exhibition of art by Dace Lucia Kidd will be on view beginning Oct. 10 at 121 N. Spring Ave., the renovated Arcadia Theater building now housing the Martin Walker Law Firm, "I will be displaying over 20 pieces that have been recently created since I moved to America four years ago," said the Tyler-based artist. "The works will reflect my unique perspective as a fresh consumer of American pop culture and show my appreciation of its power and beauty," she said.


  4. what football hooligan twitter may tell us about Putin in SyriaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 1 | Blood & Treasure

    I've been following football hooligan twitter for a while now, mainly because of the way that the lads sometimes venture from their comfort zone of beer, fighting and casualwear into politics. It's not that much of a surprise, of course.


  5. Dundee United looking to pursue Inverness boss John Hughes in their hunt for a new managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 29 | The Daily Record

    AFTER a bold move to try and tempt former player and current Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill the Arabs attention has turned to Yogi. DUNDEE UNITED are interested in snatching John Hughes from Inverness - after an audacious attempt to lure Michael O'Neill proved to be a non-starter.


  6. Shareholder's notification on disposal of a material indirect shareholdingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 28 | GlobeNewswire

    Shares were directly disposed by JSC "Latvijas Naftas Tranzits", a subsidiary of JSC "Ventbunkers JSC "Ventspils nafta" is one of the largest groups of companies in Latvia and works in the petroleum product transport, transshipment, storage and shipping sector. JSC "Ventspils" nafta is the Group's parent company, which manages investments in subsidiary companies, by promoting the Group's joint values and growth in value of each individual company.


  7. A Cold WelcomeRead the original story

    Monday Sep 28 | Transitions Online

    As hundreds protest in Riga against Latvia's obligation to take in 776 migrants under the EU's quota scheme, the country and its Baltic neighbours' mixed attitudes toward resettling people from war-ravaged nations have led some western commentators to denounce their 'selfishness.' Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania are required to collectively accept around 2,000 refugees as the European Union struggles in the midst of the current crisis.


  8. Ministry: Chinese investors interested in airBalticRead the original story

    Monday Sep 28 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Chinese investors from Chengdu Municipality could launch direct flights between Riga and the said province in about one year, but further collaboration could evolve in the form of investments in the Latvian national airline airBaltic, Transport Ministry's State Secretary Kaspars Ozolins said in an interview with Latvian Radio this morning, cites LETA.... Read more...


  9. Regarding reorganization of ABLV Group's real estate companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | GlobeNewswire

    Riga, Latvia, 2015-09-28 07:56 CEST -- Structural reorganization of real estate companies under ABLV Group has successfully concluded. As a result, three groups of companies have been established.


  10. Dominic Lawson: Smartphones are the secret weapon fuelling the great migrant invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 27 | Daily Mail

    When my paternal great-grandfather left Latvia to seek his fortune in this country, at the end of the 19th century, there was an enormous downside to his choice. I don't mean physical risk, of the sort many of today's migrants into Europe have taken: the young Gustav Leibson simply bought a ticket for the steamer from Riga to London.


  11. Strength key when confronting Russia on territorial disputes, former Latvian leader saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 26 | The Japan Times

    Former Latvia President Vaira Vike-Freiberga, who gave up a slice of the Baltic republic's territory in a 2007 border dispute with Russia, emphasized the importance of national strength when negotiating with Moscow over disputed territories. Asked what Japan can do about its territorial dispute with Russia, the former leader drew on 17th century French fabulist Jean de La Fontaine.


  12. Portland Winterhawks fall 6-5 to Victoria Royals: 5 things to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 26 |

    Five things you need to know about the Portland Winterhawks' game Saturday against the Victoria Royals: 1: The Portland Winterhawks fell 6-5 to the Victoria Royals Saturday in the second game in as many nights between the two teams. The back-and-forth affair featured four ties and the two teams combining for six goals in the second period.


  13. WHL - SU.S. Division preview -- 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 25 | Brandon Sun

    Key losses: Nikita Scherbak, 20-year-old Russian RW led the Tips in points last year and is a Montreal Canadiens draftee who will play professionally this year a 19-year-old C Ivan Nikolishin was traded to Red Deer and C Kohl Bauml aged out of the Western Hockey League. The 20-year-olds: G Austin Lotz, C Remi Laurencelle, RW Carson Stadnyk, D Cole MacDonald.


  14. WHL Season Preview: Part IV - Central DivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The 50th anniversary season of the Western Hockey League opens Thursday night when the Moose Jaw Warriors host the Regina Pats. With the help of beat reporters from around the league, the Townsman takes a look in on what to expect from each team heading into the WHL's special campaign.


  15. Family stories and a search for our Baltic rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Jewish Chronicle

    For more than 20 years my husband and I have been interested in tracing our family stories. I have two surnames that I can confidently match to places; he can identify ancestors back to the 18th century.


  16. Video@ King's Lynn hosts gala film premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | Lynn News

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can The Corn Exchange may never have seen anything quite like it ... a gala premiere for a series of films on the theme of war, many made by Lynn children.


  17. Shareholder's notification on acquisition of a material indirect shareholdingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 24 | GlobeNewswire

    Shares were directly acquired by "Euromin Holdings Limited", a 100% subsidiary of " JSC "Ventspils nafta" is one of the largest groups of companies in Latvia and works in the petroleum product transport, transshipment, storage and shipping sector. JSC "Ventspils" nafta is the Group's parent company, which manages investments in subsidiary companies, by promoting the Group's joint values and growth in value of each individual company.


  18. Geographically challenged team wins Best Chili in Riga 2015Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 24 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    The Geographically Challenged Team, represented by Ieva and Steve Hertel made their Kabul Best Chili a winner at the 11th Annual Chili Cook-Off hosted by the American Chamber of Commerce in Latvia (AmCham) on September 22 at the restaurant Zoste.... Read more...


  19. Russian language, propaganda at center of Baltics war over airwavesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 23 | Washington Times

    As the U.S. military maintains a presence in the Baltic states and Poland, a propaganda war is raging in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to reach Russian minorities. more > RIGA , Latvia - The Baltic states and NATO are training troops, repositioning armor and bulking up other defenses to counter Moscow 's increasingly bellicose stance toward Russia 's neighbors.


  20. Kink BMX - A Sunday Afternoon in LatviaRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 23 | Transworld

    The Kink dudes recently spent some time out in Latvia and this edit is the result of some sunday chillers, that Darryl Tocco ended up editing into perfection. I've never been to Latvia, but I once met a drunken Latvian man in the streets of Long Beach, who appeared to be scheming to steal my camera bag.