In Latvia there are no problems in registering fake documents, especially when the most notorious and skillful forger of shareholder meetings - Martins Kveps - is involved, Rudolf Meroni, Chairman of AS Ventbunkers Supervisory Board, said in an interview to BNN.
The portal of the radio station Svoboda, whose headquarters are located in the Czech Republic, has published excerpts from its editor and radio personality Andrey Shariy's interview with Gregory Zubarev, the news agency BNN GmbH editorial council member and head of BNN Baltic version.
It is exactly the Latvian tax system that troubles investments attraction, thus also slowing down business development, Artis Davidnieks, representative of the Dutch investment company BGF.BV told the business news portal BNN. BGF.BV launched its activities in Latvia in August, 2011, with an aim to invest up to 50 million lats in prospective Latvian and Baltic businesses.
Despite costs of raw materials for ice cream production rose over 10% on average, while costs of energy needed for production grew 6 – 8%, the choice of not substituting the cream with cheaper vegetable fats has paid off, Normunds Labrencis, Director of Ingman Saldējums, recognized in an interview to the business news portal BNN.
Latvian food producers are actively seeking new export markets, as well as opportunities to boost their sales. While the state should work harder to ensure fair competition, Dana Erciņa, marketing director at SIA Spilva, told the business news portal BNN.
Despite having activated in the past nine months and showing certain signs of optimism, Latvian real estate market recovery still lingers behind the one in the rest of the Baltic states, Olga Kozina, Newsec Latvia managing director, told the business news portal BNN.