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Ventbunkers allocates EUR 150,000 to Ventspils University College

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUOn Thursday, 19 May, the management board of Ventbunkers, one of the largest companies in Ventspils, decided to officially support Ventspils University College by allocating funding of EUR 150,000 to the education institution.

On 19 May, Ventspils University College received an official letter from Ventbunkers. In it, the company expresses its respect of the education institution’s contribution to education and research, which is demonstrated by not only the conclusions of experts of the Nordic Countries Council, but also by the highly qualified graduates who now work a Ventbunkers and contribute to the company’s development, as mentioned by Ventspils University College’s lecturer Gita Revalde.

In its letter, the company also emphasizes that it highly values the goal established by Ventspils University College’s lector to make it a technology and development-focused, competitive European-level university, because continued development is also one of Ventbunkers’ main objectives.

One of the main objectives of Ventspils University College’s strategy is to form cooperation with businessmen, especially in Ventspils, enhance the development of Ventspils, economic development and creation of new jobs. Cooperation with Ventspils and allocated funding is especially valuable in a time when Ventspils City Council has not defined conditions in accordance with which it will continue financing the education institution, as noted by the lecturer.

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