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Cruise Baltic becomes the first paper-free cruise network

Thursday, February 20, 2020

Cruise Baltic is the first cruise network to become completely paperless. The initiative is in line with the ambition for the Baltic Sea to be the most sustainable cruise destination in the world. Printed material is history at Cruise Baltic. The action to become paper-free is in line with the cruise network’s ambition for the Baltic Sea to become the most sustainable cruise destination in the world. The paperless initiative…

Gambling ad warnings to become mandatory in Lithuania

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

The inclusion of warnings on gambling ads will become mandatory in Lithuania from July, following the introduction of new legislation. This law was passed by the Vilnius Seimas (Parliament). The country’s gambling authority will decide what must be included in displayed warnings. Support for the law The new legislation received high levels of support upon its first reading. Within Lithuania, the hope is that player safety can be improved – as has happened…

Estonia to become presiding country of Baltic Assembly

Thursday, November 28, 2019

The Estonian delegation to the Baltic Assembly (BA) is going to the 38th session of the assembly in Riga on Thursday, where Estonia will become the BA presidency country for the next year. The Baltic Assembly presidency is held on the principle of rotation. President of the Riigikogu Henn Polluaas said that the three Baltic states were more interconnected globally than ever before. “Our contribution to the national, regional and…

It is normal for coalition parties to fight for their interests, but it is important for these efforts not to become destructive

Thursday, July 25, 2019

It is normal for coalition parties to fight for their interests, but it is important for these efforts not to become destructive, the deputy head of the National Alliance’s group at Saeima Janis Dombrava told LETA, commenting the recent disagreements within the coalition. The politician said that political organizations usually try to draw attention to themselves, but that he hopes that the productive work of the coalition will continue. He…

Col Rauno Sirk to become new commander of Estonian Air Force

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Estonian Minister of Defense Juri Luik has signed directives whereby Col. Rauno Sirk is appointed commander of the Estonian Air Force and Lt. Col. Margus Kuul commander of the Special Operations Force. Sirk has for the past three years been director of the Center for Defense Investment (ECDI). He has also previously served as chief of the Amari air base, chief of staff of the Air Force and as deputy…

Green energy becomes more and more attractive for Latvian residents

Thursday, May 24, 2018

As technologies continue developing, the use of green energy gradually becomes more and more attractive to Latvian residents. The majority of respondents note that they may start using biomass (23%), solar batteries (22%) and even wind turbines (13%) in the next ten years, according to results of Baltic International Bank’s latest Latvian Barometer. When asked which form of renewable energy seems the most perspective for Latvia’s national economy, 18% mentioned…