Posts tagged as available

State-paid COVID-19 tests available until end of summer

Friday, June 26, 2020

Everyone in Latvia will be able to receive a state-paid Covid-19 test until the end of summer. It is mandatory to previously sign up for the test by calling 8303, informed the Ministry of Health on June 26. State-paid testing was previously set to the end of June. It has now been decided to extend it to the end of summer. Such a decision has been taken because people are more…

Estonian e-services available for Latvian eID holders

Monday, May 25, 2020

Latvian residents, including entrepreneurs, will be able to use eID cards for Estonian e-services, said Gatis Ozols, Public services director of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development (VARAM) to Latvian Radio on May 24. For example, e-services of the Estonian Customs Administration and income and goods declarations, receiving a report on tax payments, registering one’s company as a taxpayer, using the services og the Estonian Ministry of Economy…

Latvia: Most state-paid health services available

Thursday, May 21, 2020

As of Wednesday, May 20, nearly all state-paid outpatient health services are available, reported the National Health Service (NHS) on their website on May 20. For the time being, restrictions are maintained in scheduled hospital services, and scheduled operations performed under full anesthesia (endotracheal anasthesia or laryngeal mask) are not available, the NHS informed. NHS said that strict epidemiological safety requirements are maintained in medical establishments. Citizens must contact and agree upon…

Research Paper on ‘Information Sharing Framework for Penetration Testing’ available now

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

In the contemporary interpretation of deterrence theory, maintaining high-level resilience against cyber attacks is one of two pillars of cyber deterrence posture. Penetration testing activities constitute the technical foundation of improving overall cyber resilience posture, apart from known vulnerabilities and threats. In practice, it is tremendously difficult to cover penetration testing requirements of the whole spectrum of many military systems. A new research paper on ‘Information Sharing Platform for Penetration Testing’ by…

New Covid-19 contact app will be available in May

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Developers of the free mobile application being designed to help fight transmission of the Covid-19 novel coronavirus hope that in the beginning it will be used by around 400,000 people on a voluntary basis when it will become available for free on iOS and Android systems in the middle of May, according to a Latvian Radio broadcast on April 28. Several ICT and science sector representatives have teamed up to…

Dentists in Latvia may be offered compensation for work in country’s regions

Thursday, July 18, 2019

To improve accessibility of healthcare services outside of Riga, it is planned to expand the range of medical specialists who are eligible for financial support when choosing to work in regions, as reported by Healthcare Ministry. During a meeting of state secretaries on Thursday, 18 July, amendments were announced to relevant Cabinet of Ministers requirements. If they decide to work outside Riga, medical specialist can become eligible for financial support.…

Citybee to make 100 more electric scooters available

Saturday, July 6, 2019

One of two companies to recently roll out electric scooter rentals in Tallinn is to boost their numbers by another hundred, citing high demand. Citybee, which introduced the service in June, saying that all its currently available scooters get used on a daily basis, with many of them running out of charge before the end of the day, ERR’s online news in Estonian reports. Renting a scooter requires downloading the…