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  1. AirBaltic mulls more CSeries after first arrivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Air Transport World

    Latvian carrier airBaltic has celebrated the arrival of its first Bombardier CSeries 300 and could potentially use the smaller CS100 for its turboprop replacement . Bombardier handed over the first production CS300 to launch operator airBaltic in Montreal on Nov. 28. The aircraft arrived in Riga on Nov. 30 and was formally unveiled in front of 2,000 guests during a celebration on Dec. 1. "The aircraft flew from Montreal to Stockholm [purely to pace the timing of the arrival].

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  2. 'Russia isn't a threat': As Canada prepares to send troops to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Canada.com

    ... stalls next to piles of decommissioned machine parts and Soviet army fatigues. Canada will deploy 450 soldiers to Latvia early next year, a show of force that's part of a NATO effort to deter a repeat of Russia's 2014 invasion of Ukraine. Russian ...

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  3. EIB and European Commission present Cleaner Transport FacilityRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    ... and will support the purchase of new hydrogen fuel cell buses, trolley buses and associated infrastructure in Riga, Latvia. Further operations are under approval in Artois-Gohelle in France and in Las Palmas and Palma de Mallorca in Spain.

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  4. Gary McAllister presents trophy to Reds youngstersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Liverpool FC

    ... ambassador Gary McAllister after winning the recent tournament in Lithuania. The Reds drew 3-3 with Metta Riga from Latvia in the final before Isaac Mabaya scored the winning penalty to bring the trophy back to Anfield. The U13s and U14s also ...

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  5. Latvian president admits local complicity in Nazi atrocitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... elements also participated in the murders." Referring to the bloody events, Vejonis said that "The winter days in Latvia are short and it is incomprehensible how in just two days of cold, calculated murder, the same number of people as those living ...

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  6. Linx Strengthens East European PresenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ink World

    Linx Printing Technologies has appointed a new distributor for Lithuania and Latvia to meet growing demand for its equipment in the territories Kemek Engineering UAB is a specialist in industrial automation and one of the leading distributors of high quality industrial equipment in the Baltics with more than 25 years' experience. The company's range of complementary packing line equipment includes weighers, and vision, X-ray and labeling systems.

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  7. Optibrium And MolPort Collaborate To Improve Speed And Cost-Efficiency Of Drug DiscoveryRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | BioSpace

    Partnership combines MolPort's 6.3 Million HTS Compounds with StarDrop's data analysis and compound design capabilities CAMBRIDGE, UK and RIGA, LATVIA, 30 November, 2016 - Optibriuma , a developer of software for small molecule design and optimisation, today announced a collaboration with MolPort, the provider of a comprehensive chemicals database, marketplace and order fulfilment platform. The collaboration offers StarDropa users fully integrated access to MolPort's drug discovery database of 6.3 million commercially available screening compounds and chemical building blocks via its curated collection of catalogues from major chemical suppliers.

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  8. 'We are poorer for the things you are looking at in these pictures'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Washington Post

    ... plucked and set in place barely cover the entrance portal to an abandoned Soviet missile silo outside of Jelgava, Latvia. During its operation, the underground complex contained four intermediate-range nuclear missiles poised to launch against ...

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  9. Rubesa: next year's tasks of the Rail Baltic/Rail Baltica...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Rubesa: next year's tasks of the Rail Baltic/Rail Baltica project - to achieve project maturity and implement efficient use of resources On November 30, 2016 an international conference organized by the Ministry of Transport of Republic of Latvia named "Progress of project Rail Baltic/Rail Baltica 2016" was held in Riga, where the representatives of the ministries and implementing bodies informed about their achieved progress in each of the Baltic states.

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  10. Unaudited results of Latvenergo Group for the first nine months of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | GlobeNewswire

    ... major investment projects are continued: Kurzeme Ring , Daugava HPPs hydropower unit reconstruction and the Estonia-Latvia third power transmission network interconnection. Latvenergo Group external funding sources in the long run are purposefully ...

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  11. Ballard signs fuel cell supply agreement with Solaris; initial order...Read the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Green Car Congress

    ... low-floor trolley bus. Solaris has signed a contract with Rigas Satiksme, the transport operator in the city of Riga, Latvia for 10 of the Trollino trolley buses. The FCveloCity-HD includes separate air and coolant systems for simplified and ...

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  12. Bombardier Delivers First CS300 Aircraft To airBalticRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Aero-News Network

    Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced the delivery of the first CS300 aircraft to launch operator Air Baltic Corporation AS , the flag carrier of Latvia. The CS300 is the larger variant of Bombardier's all new C Series aircraft, which is designed to carry between 130 and 150 passengers.

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  13. Bombardier delivers its first CS300Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Bangkok Post

    Employees cheer with signs in front of the CS300 aircraft after Bombardier Inc announced the delivery of its first CS300 aircraft to AS Air Baltic Corp in Mirabel, Quebec on Monday.a < Montreal: Canadian manufacturer Bombardier Inc announced Monday the delivery of its first CS300, purchased by Latvian carrier airBaltic which plans to start flying the jetliner on December 14. Able to carry up to 160 passengers, the CS300 is the longest of Bombardier's CSeries jetliners, which were designed to compete with the workhorses of the aviation market, the Airbus A320 and Boeing 737. airBaltic said it planned to put the first 20 CS300 jetliners it has ordered into service flying between Riga and Amsterdam.

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  14. Ballard Power signs supply deal with Polish bus companyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of Solaris fuel cell buses in Europe. BLDP says the initial order for 10 fuel cell modules for trolley buses in Riga, Latvia, represents the first fuel cell-equipped trolley buses deployed anywhere in the world.

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  15. Bombardier delivers first CS300 jetlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Canadian manufacturer Bombardier announced on Monday the delivery of its first CS300, purchased by Latvian carrier Air Baltic which plans to start flying the jetliner on Dec 14. Able to carry up to 160 passengers, the CS300 is the longest of Bombardier's CSeries jetliners, which were designed to compete with the workhorses of the aviation market, the Airbus A320 and Boeing 737.

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  16. First CS300 deliveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Castanet.net

    The first CSeries CS300 was handed over to the Latvian carrier Monday at the aerospace manufacturer's plant at Mirabel airport north of Montreal. The US$85.7-million plane designed to carry between 130 and 150 passengers will make its maiden commercial flight Dec. 14 between Riga and Amsterdam.

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  17. Biolars removes chemicals from its property in Riga; claims the...Read the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    Biolars, a chemical company based in the central Latvian town of Olaine, on Monday finished removing chemicals that were discovered last ...... ... Read more...

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  18. TRADITION: About eight million Christmas trees are bought every year in this countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ... Romans used fir trees to decorate temples at the festival of Saturnalia. Two cities - Tallinn in Estonia and Riga in Latvia - claim to have had the first "Christmas trees". Tallinn's claim goes back to 1441 and Riga's to 1510. The trees were erected ...

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  19. Talks to continue with Latvian and Danish architects over reconstruction of Riga Central Rail StationRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    A jury for the international sketch design competition for construction of the Rail Baltica bridge and complex development of the central multi-modal public transport hub in Riga has awarded second place to two entries, as none of the sketch designs met all the criteria of the contracting party, the jury told LETA today.... Read more...

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  20. Park Inn by Radisson Residence Riga, Barona Opens in LatviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Hotel News Resource

    ... Inn by Radisson Residence in Riga. The residences will complement our portfolio of 5 hotels featuring 1,300 rooms in Latvia, making us the leading international hotel operator in the region," said Michel Stalport, Area Vice President of Eastern ...

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