The Baltics Today

Moscow faces obstacles to closer involvement with Latvian Russians - The Baltic Times

An appeal to the Russian Duma by the leader of a non-citizens' NGO in Latvia is the tip of the iceberg of Moscow’s increasing involvem......

Latvian FM: in new geopolitical situation we appreciate NATO membership benefits - The Baltic Times

Tomorrow, 29th March, Latvia will commemorates the 11th anniversary of joining the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in 2004.&#......

Latvian Non-Citizens’ Congress asks for legal aid from Russian Duma - The Baltic Times

The leader of the Latvian Non-Citizens' Congress, Aleksandrs Gaponenko announced on Thursday that he has requested legal assistance from the......

Latvia is among the first countries to launch calculation of state accrued pension entitlements

On 26 March 2015, the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) hosts a visit by Jens Gruetz, expert of the Statistical Office of the European Union (hereinafter – Eurostat). During the visit, the CSB experts will report on the progress achieved in the calculation of a new indicator – state accrued-to-dat...

Passenger lists at Tallinn-St Petersburg railway line become finally digital

Software created by the Estonian Ministry of Internal Affairs Information Technology and Development Centre (SMIT) enables scanning documents of train passengers directly to a data information system starting March 2015 on the Tallinn-St Petersburg-Tallinn train route, which means that the handwr...

Latvian Television working on new channel in cooperation with Estonia

The Latvian State Television's (LTV) third channel in the Russian language will be created in cooperation with Estonia, and the cost of the project is similar to that of the Estonian channel. Work on the new channel's concept is continuing, and LTV will not comment on the cost of the project or t...