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News Latvia: Latvia: LTV confirms Supernova 2019 dates and hosts

News source: http://esctoday.com/170883/latvia-ltv-confirms-supernova-2019-dates-and-hosts/
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

The event’s results will be emerging by a mixed televoting and jury voting delibaration. Viewers at home may cast their votes via phone, text message (SMS), but also through the official ...

News Latvia: Latvia: Dates and Hosts confirmed for Supernova 2019, Semi-Final 1 on January 26

News source: https://wiwibloggs.com/2019/01/15/latvia-dates-and-hosts-confirmed-for-supernova-2019-semi-final-1-on-january-26/231298/
Publicated on: uesday 15 January 2019

It’s the national final that gave us “Love Injected” and the Riga Beaver. And now Latvian broadcaster LTV has confirmed the dates and hosts for Supernova 2019. Supernova returns to our screen on Janua...

News Latvia: Latvia gets its first World Cup luge victory

News source: https://www.foxsports.com/other/story/latvia-gets-its-first-world-cup-luge-victory-011319
Publicated on: Saturday 12 January 2019

SIGULDA, Latvia (AP) — Latvia won a World Cup luge gold medal for the first time Sunday, prevailing in the team relay. This was the 27th time that Latvia has hosted a World Cup racing weekend, spannin...

News Latvia: Bank of Latvia purchases securities worth EUR 7.423 bn under ECB's Public Sector Purchase Program

News source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/finances/?doc=146487
Publicated on: Sunday 13 January 2019

Under the European Central Bank's Public Sector Purchase Program (PSPP), the Bank of Latvia has purchased securities issued by the Latvian government and international organizations located in the eur...

News Latvia: Flu epidemic starts in Latvia

News source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/markets_and_companies/?doc=146500
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

he flu epidemics has been declared in Latvia starting from January 15, according the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (SPKC) information reported LETA. According to SPKC monitoring data, Latv...

News Latvia: Estonia, Latvia start exploring possibility of creating common packaging deposit system

News source: https://www.baltictimes.com/estonia__latvia_start_exploring_possibility_of_creating_common_packaging_deposit_system/
Publicated on: Friday 11 January 2019

TALLINN – Estonian and Latvian authorities have started investigating if and how the two countries could set up a common packaging deposit system. In October of last year, the Estonian-Latvian intergo...

News Latvia: Protest Action Against Social Inequality in Latvia Takes Place in Center of Riga

News source: https://sputniknews.com/europe/201901121071426889-protest-inequality-latvia/
Publicated on: Saturday 12 January 2019

RIGA (Sputnik) - Almost 200 people joined a protest against social disparities in Latvia, which took place in the center of the country's capital, a Sputnik correspondent reported Saturday. The event ...

News Latvia: Freight shipping by rail in Latvia up 12.5% in 2018

News source: https://www.baltictimes.com/freight_shipping_by_rail_in_latvia_up_12_5__in_2018/
Publicated on: Friday 11 January 2019

RIGA - Last year, freight shipping by rail in Latvia increased by 12.5 percent year-on-year to 49.26 million tons, according to the data released by the Transport Ministry. Transportation of internati...

News Latvia: Police seize cocaine worth more than $1 billion in Latvia

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/police-seize-cocaine-worth-more-than-1-billion-in-latvia/2019/01/14/1f2d8b08-1813-11e9-b8e6-567190c2fd08_story.html
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Authorities in Latvia have confiscated two tons of cocaine with a street value of a billion euros ($1.15 billion), the largest seizure ever in the Baltic country. Criminal Police ...

News Latvia: 48 Hours in Liepaja, Latvia’s ‘Windy City’

News source: https://budgettraveller.org/liepaja-city-guide/
Publicated on: Saturday 12 January 2019

‘We have 5 days in the year without wind. Today is one of them. This was the city where wind was born.’ The sun came out and the long towering pine trees were dead silent. The deep blue sea in the dis...

News Latvia: Latvia: Experts expect fruit and veg prices to increase by 20%

News source: https://www.freshplaza.com/article/9060639/latvia-experts-expect-fruit-and-veg-prices-to-increase-by-20/
Publicated on: Friday 11 January 2019

Latvia's fruit and vegetable industry experts expect an increase in the cost of fruits and vegetables. The reason for this is the spread of drought in Europe. Inguna Gulbe, director of the Center for ...

News Latvia: January 15 ️ the latest #Eurovision headlines from Latvia, Romania, Belgium and more…

News source: https://oikotimes.com/january-15-%e2%9e%a1%ef%b8%8f-the-latest-eurovision-headlines-from-latvia-romania-belgium-and-more/
Publicated on: onday 14 January 2019

Following the broadcast of the first round and the recording of the second Eurovizijos 2019 gala, Lithuanian broadcaster LRT announced this afternoon the entry of new candidates for the selection ...