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News Latvia » Tourism: Nights spent by guests at Latvia's hotels rose by 12.1% in January-November

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/good_for_business/?doc=136813
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

The number of nights spent by guests at Latvia’s hotels and other tourist facilities in the first 11 months of 2017 grew by 12.1% against the same period last year to 4.624 million, writes LETA, according to the data released by the Central Statistics ...

News Latvia » Tourism: Latvia: Changsha mayor forges closer ties

News channel or source: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1085737.shtml
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

The deputy party chief and mayor of the city of Changsha in Hunan Province, Chen Wenhao, met with Yin Xiaoxiao, the chief representative of the Latvian Tourism and Investment Committee of the Latvian Embassy in Beijing in Changsha on January 16.

News Latvia » Tourism: The best destinations to visit in 2018 as voted by tourists worldwide

News channel or source: http://www.mirror.co.uk/travel/asia-middle-east/best-destinations-visit-2018-voted-11827280
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The winning destinations are chosen based on holidaymakers' reviews across accommodation, restaurants and attractions, with TripAdvisor experts ... destinations also made the list including Riga in Latvia, Gdansk in Poland and Nerja in Spain.

News Latvia » Tourism: Latvia’s ambassador confirms existence of blacklists for Russian journalists

News channel or source: http://tass.com/world/985561
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

while his wife was engaged in professional activities when having a tourist visa," Riekstins said in an interview with TASS news agency. The Russian journalists were on holiday in Latvia, but "were simultaneously engaged in professional activities," he said.

News Latvia » Tourism: Behind the scenes of Shah Rukh Khan's latest Dubai Tourism campaign

News channel or source: https://www.thenational.ae/lifestyle/travel/behind-the-scenes-of-shah-rukh-khan-s-latest-dubai-tourism-campaign-1.694508
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

The first #BeMyGuest video, which was released in December 2016, won the GrandPrix prize at the International Tourism Film Festival in Latvia.

News Latvia » Tourism: Shah Rukh Khan returns as Dubai hero

News channel or source: http://gulfnews.com/life-style/celebrity/desi-news/bollywood/shah-rukh-khan-returns-as-dubai-hero-1.2156066
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

It also won the Grand Prix, as well as first prize in the Tourism Destination category at the International Tourism Film Festival held in Riga, Latvia.

News Latvia » Tourism: WTA signs lucrative 10-year deal to move finals to China

News channel or source: http://www.nydailynews.com/newswires/sports/wta-signs-lucrative-10-year-deal-move-finals-china-article-1.3763134
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Russia's Maria Sharapova waves after defeating Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova in their second round ... (AP Photo/Vincent Thian) Jean Ng, sports director for the Singapore Tourism Board, said in an email to The Associated Press that the STB and the national ...

News Latvia » Tourism: Sergei Eisenstein: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

News channel or source: https://heavy.com/entertainment/2018/01/sergei-eisenstein-montage-google-doodle/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

Russian Archives describes this technique as “a new editing form, the ‘montage of attractions’ — in which arbitrarily ... Eisenstein was Jewish in heritage and born in Latvia. Born in “Riga, Latvia, Sergei Mikhaylovich Eisenstein was to become ...

News Latvia » Tourism: Over 800 foreign visitors to Belarus' MTZ in 2017

News channel or source: http://eng.belta.by/society/view/over-800-foreign-visitors-to-belarus-mtz-in-2017-108409-2018/
Publication date: uesday 16 January 2018

MTZ representatives noted at an event to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the company's factory tourism program on 16 January, BelTA informes. The five countries that sent the most tourists to MTZ in 2017 were Estonia, Latvia, Russia, Germany ...