The Baltics Today

Wizz Air opens flights from Riga to Lübeck

Wizz Air, the largest budget airline in Central and Eastern Europe, from 24 April 2015 opens flights from Riga International Airport to Lübeck (Germany), reports BC airport’s press service.

Eesti Pank: volume of housing loans continues to grow steadily in Q1

The total volume of loans and leases to Estonian companies and households was 3% larger in March 2015 than a year earlier; the loan and lease portfolio increased by 43 million euros during the month to 15.3 billion euros, Estonia's central bank Eesti Pank said in its fresh financial sector statis...

Costa Pacifica opens the cruise season in Tallinn

On May 4, 2015, the moorage of the Costa Pacifica cruise ship in the Old City Harbour will officially open the summer cruise season in Tallinn. The season will last until October 17, 2015, reports BC port’s press service.

Chancellor of Lithuanian government meets with head of OECD

Chancellor of the Lithuanian Government Alminas Maciulis met in France with Angel Gurria, Secretary General of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). The meeting addressed the OECD Council's invitation to Lithuania to begin OECD accession process, reports LETA/ELTA.

Latvian FinMin: EU working so that Greece stays in the eurozone

In an interview to Latvian Radio, Finance Minister Janis Reirs (Unity) said that none of the EU's economic or finance ministers are thinking about the worst-case scenario in regard to the Greek financial problem, and are working so that Greece remains in the Eurozone, reports LETA.

Latvian Brivais vilnis halts production for summer

The Latvian fish processing company Brivais vilnis plans to temporary halt its production in order to carry out maintenance works at the factory, according to the company's announcement submitted to the "Nasdaq" Riga Stock Exchange, reports LETA.