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Riga Airport to offer 89 flight destinations in the summer season

The summer flight season will start on Sunday, 26 March, and this year 89 destinations will be available to passengers travelling from Riga International Airport, the airport`s representative informed BC.

Riga International Coach Terminal sees number of passengers drop 7.6%

During the first two months of this year Riga International Coach Terminal saw the number of passengers drop 7.6% from the same period a year ago to 232,421 people, LETA was told at the terminal.

European court dismisses Estonian sugar penalty action

The European Court of Justice has dismissed the action Estonia filed in the spring of 2015 to get back from the European Union the 34.3 mln euros that Estonia paid as penalty for excessive stocks of sugar, reports LETA/BNS,

Amber Beverage Group acquires Interbaltija AG alcohol distributor

Amber Beverage Group alcohol wholesaler has acquired the joint-stock company Interbaltija AG, Dana Hasana, a spokeswoman for Amber Beverage Group, told BC.

Latvia exports and imports less than Lithuania and Estonia in January

The amounts of Latvia's exports and imports were both smaller than those of Lithuania and Estonia in January 2017, while Estonia reported the widest trade gap among the Baltic states, according to the Central Statistical Bureau's data.

Nuta wants to build used oils recycling facility in western Lithuania

Another attempt to use EU funds to build an automotive oil recycling facility is being planned in Lithuania after the first such enterprise, which obtained 2.3 mln euros in investments back in 2009, has not yet launched operations, LETA/BNS writes according to the business daily Verslo Zinios.