Latvia is the seventh best country in the world for driving a car, according to results of Waze’s Driver Satisfaction Index.
This year’s Eurovision pop song competition is facing a significant obstacle after 21 leading employee of this year’s organising committee in Ukraine refused to continue preparations.
In the Global Economic Freedom rating, Latvia has climbed from 36th and 20th place this year. Nevertheless, the country remains behind Estonia and Lithuania. The study shows that Latvia has experienced a decline in indexes for state expenditures, according to results of a study performed by Heritage Foundation and Wall Street Journal.
The spokesman for the Russian President Vladimir Putin has rejected accusations from the campaign camp of French presidential hopeful Emmanuel Macron that Russia was linked to media and internet attacks Macron.
In 2016, 2.3 million visitors were hosted at Latvian tourist accommodation establishments, which was 7.7 % more than the year before. The respective indicator has increased by 75 % from the 1.3 million hosted in 2010.
The interest of users watching videos has to a large extent increased Facebook’s recent growth and the U.S. firm has notified its investors that it plans to generate income from this trend.
Last year’s tendency shows that many Latvian travellers have found new destinations to their liking. This especially applies to Asian countries. This is related to the general improvement of the economic situation, notes Latvia Tours corporate solutions specialist Janis Kolomenskis.