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News Latvia: Bank of Latvia : Pan-European instant payments infrastructure launched

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/news/Bank-of-Latvia-Pan-European-instant-payments-infrastructure-launched--25546938/
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

With the instant payment system RT1 of EBA Clearing, a company established by European banks, going live today, 21 November 2017, the pan-European instant payments infrastructure is being launched. This pan-European solution is connected to the instant ...

News Latvia: Nordic Capital: Latvia occupies the 17th place in the country ranking of brain business jobs

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/analytics/?doc=135211
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

ECEPR just released the report "The Geography of Europe's Brain Business Jobs" by Dr. Nima Sanandaji and Prof. Stefan Fölster. The report is financed by the investment firm Nordic Capital. The results show that Northern Europe is taking the lead.

News Latvia: 1,000s join controversial torchlight march in Latvia to mark Independence Day (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

News channel or source: https://www.rt.com/news/410342-latvia-independence-torchlight-march/
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Thousands of people carrying torches gathered in the Latvian capital, Riga to celebrate Independence Day. Praised as a “beautiful” march by the organizers, anti-fascist activists claim the rally has clear signs of the torchlight processions of Nazi ...

News Latvia: Saaremaa exploring interest in ferry connection with Latvia

News channel or source: http://news.err.ee/643980/saaremaa-exploring-interest-in-ferry-connection-with-latvia
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Saaremaa Municipality is investigating the potential interest of five shipping companies in establishing a ferry connection between Saaremaa and Latvia, regional paper Saarte Hääl reported on Tuesday. The municipality filed a query with Lindaliin, TS ...

News Latvia: The winning designs for Latvia's Amber Road Trekking Cabins competition announced

News channel or source: http://bustler.net/news/6132/the-winning-designs-for-latvia-s-amber-road-trekking-cabins-competition-announced
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Bee Breeders' latest competition tasked architects with designing a series of unique trekking cabins for Latvia's Amber Road, which would allow long-distance hikers to traverse the country, reaching from the Latvia-Lithuania border to the Latvia-Estonia ...

News Latvia: Latvia: Competing acts selected for Supernova 2018… but they won’t be revealed until January

News channel or source: http://wiwibloggs.com/2017/11/10/latvia-competing-acts-selected-supernova-2018/200624/
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

Earlier in the week, 30 shortlisted acts performed their Supernova entries in the live judging round. And now the judges have made a decision. But we won’t find out who is heading to Latvia‘s national final until January. Sixty-three songs made it to ...

News Latvia: Latvia: Justs releases Are You There

News channel or source: http://esctoday.com/152648/latvia-justs-releases/
Publication date: Wednesday 15 November 2017

Written by the Latvian singer himself and produced alongside Makree, Are you there is Justs’ second single of the year and his first music video release of 2017. Check out Justs’ latest release below, filmed and produced by Ritvars Bluka and Dominiks ...

News Latvia: Latvia's Dukurs wins again in World Cup skeleton opener

News channel or source: http://www.indexjournal.com/sports/national/latvia-s-dukurs-wins-again-in-world-cup-skeleton-opener/article_2533ed67-521a-5cfb-8d66-5433272f2b18.html
Publication date: Friday 10 November 2017

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Martins Dukurs has won everything there is in men's skeleton, except an Olympic gold medal. And the Latvian has already established himself as the one to catch in that regard this season. He started the World Cup season Friday ...

News Latvia: Latvia always supported Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity: envoy

News channel or source: http://www.today.az/news/politics/166993.html
Publication date: onday 20 November 2017

Latvia has always supported Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity, Latvian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Juris Maklakovs said at an event dedicated to the 99th anniversary of Latvia’s independence held in the International Press Center in Baku. “53 out of ...

News Latvia: Latvia: Thousands hold Independence Day torch-lit procession through Riga

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/offbeat/latvia-thousands-hold-independence-day-torch-lit-procession-through-riga/vi-BBFbWmQ
Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

Thousands marched through Riga on Saturday as part of the annual torchlight procession to commemorate Latvian independence Day. Video ID: 20171118 059 Video on Demand: http://www.ruptly.tv Contact: cd@ruptly.tv Twitter: http://twitter.com/Ruptly Facebook ...