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A quick look at the paper industry in Latvia

A quick look at the paper industry in Latvia

The paper industry in Latvia has become one of the main sectors of the national economy in this country. It contributes to both internal and external economic processes, and the reason is that this industry occupies a role in the production of several types of items as well as in businesses related to imports and…

The Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)

The Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA)

Latvia is now in the spotlight of the European market. And it shouldn’t be less. They have several successful industries and a big amount of foreign investments in sectors such as woodworking, metalworking and mechanical engineering, transport and storage, Information technology (including global business services), green technology, health care, life sciences and food processing. Latvia…

Funding Latvia’s innovative future with one grant at the time

Funding Latvia’s innovative future with one grant at the time

When it comes to starting a new business, it is common to see how many countries offer generous grants, credits and incentives to entrepreneurs working in fields related to business innovation, such as digital economy, energy efficiency, environment, globalization, and sustainability, among others. Nowadays, in countries like Latvia, companies have an ideal opportunity to qualify…

Latvian companies know how to do amazing textile products

Latvian companies know how to do amazing textile products

The textile and clothing industry has always been one of the most important sectors in Latvian economy. One factor that contributes to its role in this economy is the cultural roots that it has always had. It relies mainly on natural materials, very high quality and innovative designs, without forgetting traditional values related to very…

Latvian stars in the world of design that will surprise you

Latvian stars in the world of design that will surprise you

Design is indeed one of the main industries in Latvian economy. It is no accident, for example, that the State Cultural Guidelines for 2014-2020 included it as one of the creative industries in the country, and it is not an accident either that the Design Council operates under the auspices of the Ministry of Economics.…

10 Reasons that will make you invest in Latvia

10 Reasons that will make you invest in Latvia

The Republic of Latvia is one of the European Union key players. After a severe economic crisis in the late 2000s, it has become a remarkable focus of world investments, and the number of investors and potential investors is increasing considerably because of the advantageous investment policy of this Baltic country. Latvia is experiencing an…

The wonderful business dance in Latvia, what to do in meetings.

The wonderful business dance in Latvia, what to do in meetings.

If you’re planning to do business in Latvia, it’s important as a foreigner to learn a little about the country and its customs, especially its customs and attitude towards business meetings and PR. When in the country you will see many ethnic groups such as Latvians (57.7%), Russians (29.6%), Belarusian (4.1%), Ukrainian (2.7%), Polish (2.5%),…

Canned goodies from Latvia are the best in the Baltics

Canned goodies from Latvia are the best in the Baltics

Brivais Vilnis is the biggest and most modern Joint stock Company for fish processing in Latvia. It operates in over 30 markets and is prepared with a fully equipped production line to manufacture and support just about any market. The Company was the first company in the Baltics to be awarded the certificate of compliance…