Media report that microblogging site Twitter is in talks to acquire Shots, a selfie app start-up supported by Canadian pop singer Justin Bieber.
«Georgia and Moldova are countries that have used opportunities provided by the EU Eastern Partnership initiative most successfully. They have definitely become leader states,» – said Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics during his meeting with Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Baruchashvili in Tbilisi.
In Strasbourg, France, the head of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, unveiled, on November 25, a long-expected investment plan, which is both estimated at 300 billion euros and comes with no new funding from the member states.
The general tax rate in Latvia continues to decline and is 35% at the moment, which is 11th lowest index in the European Union and European Free Trade Association and the lowest among Baltic States.
Shortly before world's oil exporters are expected to meet at a OPEC meeting, the Russian ruble has seen swift fluctuations.
Addressing the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France, on November 25, the Roman Catholic Pope Francis stressed that Europe is regarded as being «somewhat elderly and haggard».
Lithuania summons Russian ambassador for Lithuanan vehicles and goods being discriminated against on border
Lithuanian Foreign Ministry, on Monday, November 24, blamed Kremlin for blocking Lithuanian goods, cars and trucks on Russian border and issued official protest to the Russian ambassador.
The European Commission on Tuesday, November 25, could decide to allocate a part of EU budget to special financial growth funds aimed at stimulating private investment. The idea is part of a broader plan drawn up by the new European Commission to promote the bloc's economic growth.
In Ferguson, the U.S., shops and businesses were set ablaze by protesters angry over a grand jury decision not to allow a white policeman to be charged over the killing of an unarmed black teenager.
Romanian anti-corruption authority has arrested on corruption charges a prosecutor, who heads a government department investigating mafia, organized crime and terrorism.
The crisis in Ukraine is Russia’s previously planned hybrid war, in which armed clashes are accompanied by an intensive information campaign, as concluded in the report by NATO StratCom COE.
Kaliningrad canned fish producers may be forced to reduce sprat production volumes or even stop production altogether because of shortage of raw materials.
In a small county like Lithuania, the scope of entrepreneurialism varies tremendously from one region to another. The most people that do not fear business risks dwell in largest cities, but some of the otherwise agricultural and touristy regions in the hinterlands can also boast of a decent number of private business initiatives.
In the eight weeks that have passed since the truce agreed by Ukraine, Russia and separatists came into force, battles in Ukraine's east have claimed 957 lives.