The summit reaffirms its commitment to strengthening Ukraine’s integration into the EU

At the 23rd EU-Ukraine Summit in Kiev, the EU and Ukraine reaffirmed their partnership and commitment to strengthening Ukraine’s political association and economic integration with the EU, LETA was informed by the European Commission (EC) Representation in Latvia. The EU summit was represented by EC President Urzula von der Leiena, European Council President Charles Michel […]

Industrial output in Latvia has increased by 7.7% in eight months

According to calendar-adjusted data, industrial output in Latvia has increased by 7.7% at constant prices in eight months of this year compared to the corresponding period of 2020, according to the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB). Of which, manufacturing grew by 8.7%, while mining and quarrying grew by 7.7% and electricity and gas supply by 2.7%. […]

In Latvian industry, prices are growing faster than production volumes

The period of good growth in Latvian industry continues this year, which is promoted by strong external demand, but the costs of raw materials, transport and other production are growing significantly faster than production volumes this year. According to the information published by the Central Statistical Bureau, in August of this year, compared to August […]

The multi-series film “Emilija. Queen of the Latvian Press” will be shown in cinemas

Already this week, on October 1, Latvian cinemas will receive the historical multi-series film “Emilija. Queen of the Latvian Press”, which tells the story of the interwar queen of the Latvian press, “Jaunjaun Ziņu” and “Atpūtas” Emīlija Benjamiņš, whose personality, wealth and tragic fate have become about the legend of Latvian history, informs the filmmakers. […]

Transport companies are looking for opportunities to transfer business to Latvia

Lithuanian road haulage companies are increasingly looking for opportunities to relocate their business not only to Poland, but also to Latvia, as the lack of drivers breaks down logistics chains and customers break contracts, the Lithuanian National Road Transport Association “Linava” has announced. As Zenons Buivīds, the general secretary of the association, told at a […]