Posts tagged as attract

Lithuania thinks pink to attract tourists

Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Lithuania is seeking to lure tourists with its iconic cold beetroot soup, šaltibarščiai. In a new campaign, the country’s tourism promotion agency aims to make ‘cold pink’ the colour of this summer, according to a press release. Travelers landing at Vilnius Airport, for example, will find themselves following a trail of pink-coloured spots on the floor, culminating with an instagrammable 3-metre replica of the dish. “This year, we’re taking our…

Latvian State Police request criminal prosecution of fake news portal owner

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

July 2019 marked the end of State Police investigation of a criminal process launched last year in relation to distribution of fake news. One Niks Endziņš was arrested as a result of the criminal process in 2018. The investigation revealed that the crime in question was committed by a group of three to obtain monetary benefits. Police have successfully put an end to committed illegalities and have acquired sufficient evidence…

ZGI-4 venture capital fund attracted the currently largest private investment in Latvia amounted 10 mln euros

Saturday, August 25, 2018

One of the most experienced venture capital fund managers in the Baltic States, ZGI Capital, has attracted private investments of 10 mln euros to the newly founded capital growth fund ZGI-4. At present, it is the largest private investment raising in Latvia for a state co-financed capital growth fund. The largest amount, or 7.5 mln euros, was invested in the ZGI-4 fund by Swedbank Ieguldījumu Pārvaldes Sabiedrība AS, which will…