Latvia Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Inside the Secret World of Russia's Cold War MapmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Wired

    ... the first time, last year. "Anywhere I go I just hoover up all the maps I can find." It was on a consulting trip to Latvia in the early 2000s that he stumbled on a trove of Soviet maps in a shop near the center of the capital city, Riga. Davies ...


  2. Welsh snooker star Mark Williams says he will 'wait and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | IcNetwork

    ... it for nine months so I had to have the operation. The 40-year-old added: "I was hoping to play in the Riga Open in Latvia in two weeks' time, but I tried to practise this week and it was very difficult, so I will wait and see. "I don't want to risk ...


  3. Free WI-FI now available on Riga's mini-busesRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

    From today, mobile phone operator Tele2 will provide free WI-FI internet for passengers riding Rigas mikroautobusu satiksme mini-buses, LETA was informed by the company's spokeswoman Alina Rence.... Read more...


  4. Riga: Latvian capital overlooked by U.S. travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | SFGate

    Patrons enjoy drinks and Latvian music at Folkklubs ala Pagrabs in the Old Town part of Riga. A Soviet-era building on Riga's Town Square now houses the Museum of the Occupation of Latvia, which chronicles the occupation by the U.S.S.R. and Nazi Germany.


  5. Rigas Farmaceitiska Fabrika AS (FRM1R) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 |

    ... and production, final dosage form development and manufacturing, and CTD development. RFF is headquartered in Riga, Latvia. Full Report Details at - .. This comprehensive SWOT profile ...


  6. Swedish Banks Strain to Cope With Negative Interest Rate EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    ... your colleagues, clients or customers visit A woman walks past a Swedbank branch in Riga, Latvia, in 2014. Despite reporting an increase in net interest income, the bank said this week that the negative interest rate ...


  7. Google +Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Linn's Stamp News

    Latvia issued its first semipostal stamps in 1920. The set of four shows Mercy assisting a wounded soldier.


  8. Riga to host Latvian round of World RX from 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 |

    The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy is delighted to announce that Riga, the capital city of Latvia, has been added to the World RX calendar from 2016 onwards. The announcement was made at a special press conference held in Riga today [Thursday 16 July] as it was revealed that the Bikernieki National Sports Base circuit is part of a new multi-year partnership with World RX.


  9. Primary placement auctions of Latvian Government debt securitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... after the competitive auction . Latvian Government debt securities auctions under The Treasury of the Republic of Latvia are organized by Nasdaq Riga. Settlement is provided by Latvian Central Depository. From 2005 by the end of 2014 the total ...


  10. How Latvia's shrinking population became a security threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    Demographers warn that on current trends, a population of two million could fall to 1.3 million by mid-century as more Latvians emigrate within Europe and fewer babies are born at home. A worker inspects tomatoes in the greenhouse of a waste management company in Riga, Latvia, June 30, 2015.


  11. Two Bulgarian Teams to Play in Second Qualifying Round of Europa LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Sofia News Agency

    ... the first qualifying round Litex concluded its participation in the tournament after drawing 2:2 with visitors from Latvia Jelgava. Oss scored the opening goal for the visitors in the 11th minute, but Litex managed to equalise and come in the lead ...


  12. 14:11 Well-known photographer from Uzbekistan gives master class in RigaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | AkiPress

    The well-known photographer from Uzbekistan, Anzor Bukharsky will give master classes in the capital of Latvia on July 10-11. During the work, such issues as, who is the main character in the frame, the space and the composition of photos, some of the legal and ethical aspects, the selection of the footage, the degree of processing and others will be performed.


  13. Mid-flight fights in the not-so-friendly skiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... to sleep on the tray table. Who could forget the time a drunk, semi-naked man on a flight from Riga, the capital of Latvia, to Dublin, Ireland, started punching walls? His problem was not so much with another passenger as with his surroundings, but ...


  14. Slack finishing ends Pat's hopes of Europa League progressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 |

    ... side went into the home leg of their battle with Skonto Riga knowing they needed to score, having lost 2-1 in Latvia a week earlier, and boss Buckley had preached patience to his players. But despite some impressive attacking play and some decent ...


  15. Latvian MXGP Next For Rockstar Energy SuzukiRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    Rockstar Energy Suzuki World MXGP's Kevin Strijbos will be aiming for his fourth successive podium result in the premier class of the FIM Motocross World Championship this weekend as the 2015 series heads to Kegums for the Grand Prix of Latvia. The Belgian will be the sole runner on the works RM-Z450 as Clement Desalle has still not recovered fully from the MCL damage in his left knee to be able to contest round 12 of 18. Desalle sought medical advice on the joint last week before the Grand Prix in Sweden and was counselled not to start riding.


  16. DMVA employee builds Michigan communication relationships in LatviaRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | State of Michigan

    Michigan Department of Military and Veterans Affairs employee, Angela Simpson, traveled to Latvia, June 6-20, 2015, with two members of the Michigan National Guard Press Camp Headquarters in support of Saber Strike 2015, a U.S. Army Europe-led cooperative training exercise that began in 2010. Saber Strike unites ally nations in the Baltic and beyond to increase interoperability between military forces.


  17. An assassin's tale, through the eyes of the family he started in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | The Times of Israel

    ... in sight. The film, which examines the motives of Trimbobler, a Russian-born Israeli who first met Amir in Riga, Latvia - where he spent some time after his army service as an emissary for his religious Zionist youth group - looks closely at her ...


  18. Tele2 Latvia boosts 4G coverage with 800MHz switch-onRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The telco notes that its 4G networks - using the 1800MHz and 2600MHz bands - were previously restricted to the capital Riga and the surrounding areas. According to TeleGeography's GlobalComms Database, in late 2013 Tele2 paid LVL1.056 million for 2A-10MHz blocks of 'digital dividend' 800MHz spectrum, which had been freed up by the nationwide transition from analogue to digital TV.


  19. About performance of companies of the JSC "Ventspils nafta" Group in the first half of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    ... Board of JSC "Ventspils nafta" Robert Kirkup. JSC Ventspils nafta is one of the largest groups of companies in Latvia and it operates in the petroleum product transport, transhipment, storage and shipping sector. JSC Ventspils nafta is Group's ...


  20. State Department's TechCamps Provide Strategic Digital Tools for Journalists, NGOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Switched

    I first visited the quaint Eastern European city of Riga, Latvia in the summer of 1989. Nestled between the Baltic Sea, Lithuania, Russia, Belarus and Estonia, Latvia represented the second stop in our People to People delegation of Kansas high school students touring the USSR.