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21.06.2021 - Food processing

Beef cattle farming develops in Latvia
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21.06.2021 - Startups, Companies

Fixtender – the first Latvian startup at the prestigious Alchemist accelerator
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21.06.2021 - Economy, Startups

Nordigen launches programme for European startups
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21.06.2021 - Transport and logistics

Rail Baltica hopes to revamp regional transport infrastructure
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21.06.2021 - Startups

PomaBrush brings high tech to a daily ritual
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14.06.2021 - Transport and logistics

Port entrepreneurs have invested 36.3 million euros in development
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14.06.2021 - Startups

Startup accelerator Startup Wise Guys expands to Africa
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11.06.2021 - Economy

LIAA contributes to the “EY Attractiveness Survey Europe”
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09.06.2021 - Innovation, ICT

Latvia creates a significant ICT innovation
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07.06.2021 - Startups

Latvian startup CopyMonkey.ai won €10k prize in Emerge challenge 2021
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02.06.2021 - Biomedicine

Malaria treatment on its way with the help of Latvian scientists
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02.06.2021 - Food processing

LLU explores innovative uses for sauerkraut juice
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02.06.2021 - Technology, Life science

RTU scientists study recycling of eggshells into biomaterials for bone regeneration
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31.05.2021 - Photonics and Smart materials

Light Guide Optics International plans to develop infrastructure
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27.05.2021 - Photonics and Smart materials

HansaMatrix turnover reaches 5.83 million euros in the 1st quarter
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26.05.2021 - ICT

Latvia develops fintech policies to support the startup ecosystem
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24.05.2021 - Companies

Printful becomes Latvia's first unicorn
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20.05.2021 - Cinematography

Interest in Latvia as film shooting location grows
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20.05.2021 - Food processing

Major fish processing plant to be built in Liepāja
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18.05.2021 - Transport and logistics, Smart city

First electric passenger minibuses manufactured in Latvia
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16.05.2021 - Technology, Green technology

LMT participates in establishing Future mobility consortium in Latvia
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13.05.2021 - Companies, Green technology

SIA ''Kohsel Latvia'' in Liepaja builds its own factory
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13.05.2021 - Innovation, Technology, Smart city

Latvian Post to install smart mailboxes
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12.05.2021 - Startups

Riga City Council to co-finance activities of start-ups
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12.05.2021 - Economy

EC forecasts Latvia's economy growth at 3.5%
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10.05.2021 - Woodworking

Graanul Invest plans to establish a new wood pellet plant in Broceni
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10.05.2021 - Innovation, Technology, Startups

Tutum offers a digital contactless menu
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10.05.2021 - Innovation, Technology, Smart city

LGS and LMT to develop solutions for drone traffic
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10.05.2021 - ICT

Accenture will train 300 people in the summer
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07.05.2021 - Companies

March saw the highest number of new companies registered since 2018
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05.05.2021 - Innovation, Technology

Wooden electric car made in Liepāja, Latvia
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04.05.2021 - Metalworking

The Turkish investor intends to invest 200 million euros in the territory of 'Liepājas metalurgs'
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01.05.2021 - Transport and logistics

The small vessel service segment has also been successfully developed in the Port of Riga
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01.05.2021 - Transport and logistics

The largest agricultural company in the Baltics partners in a dry bulk cargo terminal
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01.05.2021 - Food processing

‘Balticovo’ starts producing egg white ice cream
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28.04.2021 - Transport and logistics

Ryanair plans to invest 200 million dollars in a base in Riga
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27.04.2021 - Technology, Life science, Photonics and Smart materials

RTU and Cēsis collaborate to create a space education centre
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27.04.2021 - Innovation, Startups

Latvia will take part in Entrepreneurship World Cup for the first time
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23.04.2021 - Transport and logistics

"Rail Baltica" will create thousands of jobs
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23.04.2021 - Diaspora

The Investment and Development Agency of Latvia launches “Relocation Guide to Latvia”
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22.04.2021 - Green technology

Two Latvian universities ranked 201-300 in the world in sustainability
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20.04.2021 - Startups, Food processing

EIT Food and PeakBridge launched FoodSparks - a new agrifood-tech seed fund
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19.04.2021 - GBS

Riga has gained recognition as the most dynamic city for the GBS industry
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19.04.2021 - Life science

SCIENCE UL FPMO Laser Centre has become a partner of CERN antihydrogen experiment
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16.04.2021 - Real estate

The Origo One business centre gains Latvia’s highest-rated BREEAM certificate
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14.04.2021 - Economy, ICT

Support available to small and medium-sized enterprises for application of new products and technologies
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14.04.2021 - Economy

Sorainen is offering EUR 100,000 worth free legal and tax advice for innovative projects
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13.04.2021 - Economy

Strong growth for Latvian foreign trade in February
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10.04.2021 - GBS

Webhelp is expanding its operations to 200 employees in Daugavpils
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08.04.2021 - Technology, Startups

RTU and "Sakret" establish the first 3D concrete printing laboratory in the Baltics
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07.04.2021 - Real estate, Transport and logistics

"Hampton by Hilton" hotel will be built next to Riga International Airport
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06.04.2021 - Startups, Healthcare

A milestone in medical education: Exonicus digital trauma simulator
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01.04.2021 - Technology

Latvian office for Innovation and Technology in Brussels is open
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31.03.2021 - Technology, Transport and logistics, Green technology

InPass is developing a monitoring system for marine emissions
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31.03.2021 - Economy

Bank of Latvia becomes more upbeat on growth
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31.03.2021 - Green technology

Wind park near Ventspils to start construction in April
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31.03.2021 - Food processing

Mergers among the millers as Latvian company buys Lithuanian group
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30.03.2021 - Technology, Companies, ICT

University of Latvia will collaborate with Accenture in quantum science; initial investment - 100 thousand euros
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29.03.2021 - Real estate

"Novira Plaza" business centre to be constructed in the city centre of Riga
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26.03.2021 - Biomedicine, Technology, Healthcare

Latvia-based biotech company MGI safeguards the World Figure Skating Championships
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26.03.2021 - Technology, Startups

ChemCode creates chemical fingerprints for products
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25.03.2021 - Companies

Hi-tech wheelmaker relocating production from Russia to Latvia
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25.03.2021 - Biomedicine, Life science, Healthcare

Latvia develops biomaterials for renewing soft tissue
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23.03.2021 - Food processing

"Latvijas maiznieks" has invested 13 million euros to reduce food waste
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23.03.2021 - Innovation, Technology

World's first mobile scent recording device created by Latvian scientists
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22.03.2021 - Food processing

"Orkla Latvija" invests 76 000 euros in developing "Spilva" manufacturing plant
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22.03.2021 - Real estate, Economy

Large investments predicted in office buildings despite remote work
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19.03.2021 - Real estate

“Origo” new building wins 1st place in the “Latvian Construction Prize of the Year 2020” contest
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19.03.2021 - Real estate

How Press House Quarter will improve the Knowledge Mile in Pardaugava
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18.03.2021 - Companies

Forbes ranked Printful among the best employers in the United States
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17.03.2021 - Technology, Smart city

First mobility incubator in Latvia launched with an open call to hackathon
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16.03.2021 - Transport and logistics

airBaltic receives ch-aviation Europe's Youngest Aircraft Fleet Award 2021
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16.03.2021 - Technology, Startups

Fintech Snapio develops an alternative shopping tool
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12.03.2021 - Transport and logistics

EC approves state aid for Riga Airport of nearly EUR 40 million
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11.03.2021 - Life science, Healthcare

Latvian pharmaceutical companies want to build a vaccine factory
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10.03.2021

Webinar: Expanding your business to the New Nordics – Emerging opportunities in Engineering
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10.03.2021 - Healthcare

UPOlife becomes a member of HealthTech Nordic Community
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10.03.2021 - Economy

“Green Channel” shortens the number of administrative procedures by half
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09.03.2021 - Life science

Latvia opens a new lab for infectious virus research
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08.03.2021 - Food processing

Dairy industry in Latvia: fewer farms, larger volumes
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05.03.2021 - Innovation, Technology, Transport and logistics

Unique and innovative technologies created in Latvia enhance the competitiveness of the Port of Riga
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05.03.2021 - Technology, Transport and logistics, Photonics and Smart materials

Nanocoatings for the new generation of aviation engine parts developed by RTU
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04.03.2021 - Startups, Green technology

Greentech startups from over 40 countries seek collaboration with Latvian market-leading companies
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03.03.2021 - Economy, Transport and logistics

Rail Baltica airport station construction to begin in May
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02.03.2021 - Economy

Average salary before tax in 2020 was EUR 1,143 in Latvia
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25.02.2021 - Photonics and Smart materials

Yukon Advanced Optics Worldwide opens a subsidiary in Daugavpils
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24.02.2021 - Innovation, Startups

Latvian startup Atom collaborates with Estonian unicorn Veriff to fight ID verification problems
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24.02.2021 - Companies, Metalworking

LSEZ SIA Jensen Metal starts construction of yet another new factory in the Karosta Industrial Park in Liepaja
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23.02.2021 - Woodworking, Transport and logistics

New opportunities for Latvian timber exports to the USA
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22.02.2021 - ICT

Expansion to Riga: Prime Force Group sets a new standard for design and nearshore
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19.02.2021 - Startups, Photonics and Smart materials

High hopes for European Space Agency business incubation center in Latvia
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19.02.2021 - GBS

‘Circle K’ business centre in Riga has started to operate in the US and Canada
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19.02.2021 - Economy

Latvia racked up record exports in 2020
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17.02.2021 - Innovation

Latvian scientists work on new biofuel synthesis
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16.02.2021 - Companies

Printful to open new facility in the US
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15.02.2021 - Innovation, Life science

Latvian scientists develop new method of chemical synthesis
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15.02.2021 - Companies, Food processing

Food Union has completed an investment project of 14.6 million euro
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12.02.2021 - Product design, Companies, Transport and logistics

Ultralight aircraft "Tarragon" is being built in the territory of the port of Riga
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10.02.2021 - Innovation

Our scientists among the world’s top 2% within their subfield discipline
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07.02.2021 - Real estate, Companies

Urban Inventors has entered the Latvian market with ambitious plans
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05.02.2021 - Economy, Companies, ICT, GBS, Smart city, Photonics and Smart materials

Minister of Economics of Latvia: the new fast-track “Green Channel” will significantly contribute to Latvia’s economic breakthrough
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03.02.2021 - Companies, ICT, GBS

Global digital service company “Webhelp” opens office in Daugavpils
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01.02.2021 - Technology, Companies, ICT

Unmanned piloting systems for scanning swamps and searching for lost aircraft
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29.01.2021 - ICT, Life science, Healthcare

Searching for personalized approaches to treating children with cancer
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25.01.2021 - Innovation, Companies, ICT

150 million words translated: the German EU Council Presidency Translator sets new records
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18.01.2021 - Economy

With 51 investment projects, LIAA attracts 252.5 million euros in 2020
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13.01.2021 - Technology, Startups

Latvia ranked as the most startup-friendly country in Europe
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08.01.2021 - Technology, ICT

Latvia ranks third in Europe on mobile data consumption
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08.01.2021

airBaltic wins high Covid-19 safety rating
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28.12.2020 - Companies

TheSoul Publishing will open a digital content studio in Riga
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28.12.2020 - Companies

“Madara Cosmetics” received World Intellectual Property Organization Trophy
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23.12.2020 - Real estate

A new production building is being built in Liepaja
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16.12.2020 - Innovation, ICT, Transport and logistics

Underwater drones manufactured in the Port of Riga successfully compete in the world markets
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09.12.2020 - Innovation, Technology, Healthcare

First-ever contact-free COVID testing station set up in Latvia
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04.12.2020 - Real estate

One of the largest business centers in Riga is being built in Skanste
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01.12.2020 - Companies, ICT

Swisscom opens DevOps Center in Latvia
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20.11.2020 - Startups, Companies

Printful ranked 254th fastest-growing company in North America
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19.11.2020 - Innovation, Real estate, Technology

Giraffe360 raises a $4.5M funding round
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19.11.2020 - Startups, Companies

Mintos starts crowdfunding with record-breaking EUR 5.3M on first day
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19.11.2020 - Technology, ICT

Latvia launches the first 5G military test site in Europe
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13.11.2020 - Technology, Startups, ICT

Xheero becomes official partner of technology giant Alibaba Cloud
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09.11.2020 - Companies

Launching Decathlon brand in Latvia sends a positive message about our market’s potential
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28.10.2020 - Companies, Transport and logistics

New “Stena Line” ferries on the route Nynäshamn-Ventspils
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26.10.2020 - Real estate, Economy, Companies

FDI Intelligence includes the Freeport of Ventspils in the top ten most promising free economic zones in the world
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23.10.2020 - Companies, Metalworking

Global state-of-the-art logistics plant opens in Liepaja
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23.10.2020 - Startups, ICT

Riga-based translation startup Lokalise raises €5 million to hire top talent, and goes fully remote
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21.10.2020 - Economy

Latvia ranks 2nd in International Tax Competitiveness Index
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20.10.2020 - Economy, ICT

Latvia ranks 4th in the eGovernment Benchmark 2020
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16.10.2020 - Innovation, Food processing

Latvian scientists obtaining cabbage powder through new technology
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16.10.2020 - Technology, ICT, Smart city

LMT and MikroTik establish the first 5G laboratory in Latvia
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08.10.2020 - Transport and logistics

Port of Riga could start servicing capesize vessels next year
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17.09.2020 - Economy, Companies, GBS

Norwegian establishes support office company in Latvia – several new jobs offered in Riga
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16.09.2020 - Startups, ICT

We invite You to participate in online event Spotlight: Belarus Tech
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07.09.2020 - Economy, Companies, ICT

Already 10 Belarusian companies have expressed a wish to relocate their operations to Latvia
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03.09.2020 - Technology, ICT

Digital Innovation Park founded in Liepaja
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31.08.2020

Visit Latvian National Booth at CIFIT 2020
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28.08.2020

LIAA offers Belarus entrepreneurs to relocate their business to Latvia
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11.08.2020 - Technology, Transport and logistics, Smart city

Driverless shuttle-bus ready to take you for a spin in Jelgava
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29.07.2020 - Companies, ICT

LMT provides a high-capacity data network for scientists to help battle cancer and combat the COVID-19 crisis
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29.07.2020 - Technology, Companies, ICT, Smart city

LMT becomes the first in the Baltics to implement an LTE-M network for the next generation of IoT
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27.07.2020 - Companies, ICT

Latvia develops first chess-learning platform in the world
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20.07.2020 - Companies

The Lidl logistics center building in Dreiliņi is put into operation
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16.07.2020 - Technology, ICT, Green technology

More than €14 million will be available for business and innovation development
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14.07.2020 - Product design, Companies, ICT

Latvian designer wins NASA acclaim
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06.07.2020 - Transport and logistics

A new ferry line Baltic Link has been launched at the Port of Riga
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18.06.2020 - Technology, Transport and logistics

The Freeport of Riga is introducing digital technologies to speed-up cargo flow handling
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01.06.2020 - Transport and logistics

Riga International Airport 5th best in the Eastern Europe
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29.05.2020 - Technology, ICT

Latvia launches the first publicly available contact tracing app using Apple and Google API
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22.05.2020 - Companies, Metalworking

Caljan is building a new factory in the former Liepājas Metalurgs territory
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20.05.2020 - Real estate, ICT

Latvian e-commerce business development center will be created
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07.05.2020 - Companies, Healthcare

iCotton will invest 6.58 mln in company`s development
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16.04.2020 - Companies, Food processing

Laima's new plant in Ādaži has been put into operation
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10.04.2020 - Technology, Companies, Healthcare

Aranet Releases A Large-Scale Wireless Body Temperature Monitoring Solution for Hospitals Battling COVID-19
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03.04.2020 - Real estate, Transport and logistics

The NHC will build a logistics park worth 18.3 million
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05.02.2020 - GBS

Latvia takes part at the International Business Services Center Award
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