On Wednesday Toyota Motor announced its plans to sell 5 million hybrid cars by the end of the first decade.
The Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis believes that property insurance should be taken into consideration, creating such insurance mechanism which would encourage people to use it.
In 14 minutes time all the tickets for the game between Continental Hockey League (CHL) club Riga Dinamo and Phoenix’s Coyotes, the National Hockey League (NHL) team, available at ticketing service Biļešu serviss were sold out in advance booking.
The head of social relations of Dienas Mediji, Anna Muhka, affirmed that Ilmars Znotins (Ilmārs Znotiņš) has been appointed as the new editor-in-chief of newspaper Diena.
The Chairman and Chief executive officer of airBaltic, Bertolt Flick, after receiving criticism on the fact that the national airline airBaltic is looking for flight attendants in Estonia, replied that the reason why airBaltic searches for employees in Estonia and Lithuania is because it aims to become the top airline in all the Baltic states.
In the meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus, Sergej Martinov, the President of Latvia Valdis Zatlers discussed the possibilities to further the economic relations and cooperation between the two countries.
Compared with the corresponding period in 2009, the amount of premiums written by Latvian insurance companies in the first seven months of 2010 has reduced by 21% or 35.1 million lats, reports LETA
The chairman of Free Trade Union Confederation of Latvia (LBAS) Peteris Krigers (Pēteris Krīgers) considers that 300 to 400 million lats have to be saved and cut so that, as a result, neither people, nor specific sectors would have to suffer.
R2-D2 is the most suitable «man» for her because it has in-built GPS, it knows certain dance moves, and is more charismatic than James Bond.
According to the operational information collected by Employment State Agency of Latvia (ESA), currently the rate of unemployment in Latvia is 15%, which means that 170 668 people have registered the status of not having an official work.
Telecommunications company Lattelecom has approached the Competition Council (CC), in order no to allow Baltkom and IZZI merger, reported the newspaper Dienas Bizness.