Posts tagged as Solution

Lithuanian scientists offer cheaper and safer solutions for defence training

Monday, September 30, 2019

Group of researchers at Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania have designed a field training equipment for short-range air defence systems, which imitates the natural conditions of missile defence including detection, tracking and destruction of the target without actually using the real missile in the training. The solution provides the missing step in the training of air defence officers, who, after training with virtual air defence systems, are still not…

Still no clarity with MPC in Latvia; government wants «smarter solution»

Tuesday, September 24, 2019

It is still not clear how liquidation of the mandatory procurement component (MPC) could be carried out. This is why the government is in the process of searching for a «smarter solution», as Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš told journalists after a meeting of the Coalition Council on Monday, 23 September. Economy Minister Ralfs Nemiro admits the coalition has agreed to enhance control over MPC payment, because until now control has…

Problem of plastic waste in the Baltic on the rise

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Plastic waste is polluting the Baltic sea and is a problem there just as much as it is in the rest of the world, needing to be addressed by politicians and industry chiefs alike, according to speakers at the recent EU Baltic Sea strategy meeting in Tallinn. Speaking to ETV news show ‘Aktuaalne Kamera’, Harmen Spek, innovation manager at plastic pollution awareness body ‘Plastic Soup’, said that the problem of…

Merkel: No Solution to Syrian Conflict Without Russia, Turkey, Iran, Europe

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

The conflict in Syria has taken an enormous scale and cannot be settled without the participation of Russia, Turkey, Iran, Europe and other regional powers, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday. “The civil war in Syria and the fight against Islamic terrorism have escalated into a regional conflict of an enormous scale, which cannot be resolved without Russia, Turkey, Iran, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, and, I would say, Europe,” Merkel said…