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The more you eat the more you help

Aug 15

SOS Children's Villages and famous Latvian chefs invite you to the restaurants on September 2nd in order to support the fifth charity campaign in a row "Take your beloved ones to a restaurant and help others to get to the school". Many restaurants will donate 10 percent of their turnover generated on the day of the campaign to help the children get prepared for the new school year.

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Latvia – a study and career destination

Aug 14

AmCham Latvia in cooperation with members Spire Baltic and ERDA brought together representatives from academia, business, state and municipal agencies to raise topical issues of Latvia’s labor market. It was outlined that in order to increase the number of foreign students in Latvian universities, it is necessary not only to eliminate bureaucratic obstacles for students and professors, but also to ensure higher quality study and living conditions. The aim is to provide conditions that will help to retain students as qualified specialists in the Latvian labor market even after their studies.

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airBaltic successfully places a 200 mln EUR bond issue

Aug 14

airBaltic successfully placed a 200 million euro issue 6.75 percent 5-year bonds becoming the largest corporate bond issue originating from Latvia at the end of July. The transaction was well received by the international and local investor community resulting in a final allocation to more than 100 investors from 25 countries and the demand for the securities exceeded supply.

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AmCham and PwC share the same values and targets to achieve socially.

Zlata Elksnina-Zascirinska, Country Managing Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers