Posts tagged as Daugava

Infamous derelict building finally under construction in Riga

Friday, July 17, 2020

The former Press House on the left bank of River Daugava is to be turned into a modern business center, Latvian Television said July 16. The Press House, built in 1978, was once the headquarters for different publishing houses, editorial offices of newspapers and magazines, as well as a printing house. Due to dwindling profitability, it was abandoned in 2009. The green light has been given to ambitious rebuilding jobs. Demolition work…