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Dynatech develops a world-class airline ticketing platform

Aug 23

DYNATECH has been the core center of competencies for DYNINNO Group’s ASAP Tickets and has supported it in IT and marketing for the last five years. Thanks to Dynatech the ASAP Tickets platform has been able to triple the number of its customers and has attracted 32,200,242 new platform users, as well as sold 1,128,301 tickets to numerous and popular destinations.

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EY makes a positive impact

Aug 20

EY has supported numerous projects during 2021 in three main areas: supporting the next generation workforce, working with impact entrepreneurs and accelerating environmental sustainability. EY worked together with foundations "Mārtiņa  Fonds" and "Vītolu Fonds", "Iespējamā misija", the Association Nāc līdzās! and our member SOS Children's Villages to make the world a better place.

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Latest updates of the Healthcare WG
Aug 19

On August 19, the healthcare work group members met for the first meeting after the summer break to discuss numerous topics: the biobank law, increasing public health funding, online meeting with the Minister of Health and healthcare Innovation Fund of the Recovery and Resilience Facility for Latvia. The work group also discussed latest developments of the five healthcare pilot projects of 2021.

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Swedbank releases handbook on sustainability

Aug 18

Swedbank together with experts in various fields has created a digital handbook for entrepreneurs “Step-by-step towards sustainability”, which helps to understand the concept of sustainable business and the various aspects of sustainability. It includes short and precise information that every entrepreneur needs to know about sustainability issues. 

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Luminor joins the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials

Aug 17

Luminor is the first financial institution in Baltics to join the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials and implement the PCAF greenhouse gas accounting standard for the bank's portfolio of loans and investments. Currently, more than 140 banks and investors have subscribed to the PCAF initiative to jointly develop the Global GHG Accounting and Reporting Standard for the Financial Industry to measure and disclose the greenhouse gas emissions of their loans and investments.

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airBaltic first to implement sustainable flight approaches

Aug 16

As of August 12th, airBaltic has become first to fly the new Required Navigation Performance with Authorization Required (RNP AR) high-precision flight approaches at Riga Airport with the company’s modern Airbus A220-300 aircraft fleet. These procedures enable more efficient arrival routes and contribute to saving fuel, further cutting CO2 and noise emissions.

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Helping children from foster families

Aug 16

The Latvian Foster Family Association, who takes regular care of more than 201 families raising 356 children in different regions of Latvia, is organizing a charity campaign "School children must go to school" to help first graders to prepare for their first school year. The Association is also looking for donations to organize a trip to a museum or facilitate an outdoor activity for foster families during this autumn.

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Saving peoples lives by donating blood

Aug 12

On August 11, Dynatech hosted a public Blood Donation Event with the help of the State Blood Donor Center at their office. Their employees with their guests and friends were welcome to join it. In total 38 employees together with guests donated their blood during the day. Since 2016, the team of Dynatech together with their friends have donated 51 liters of blood to those who need it most. 

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Promoting IT & STEM sector among schoolchildren

Aug 11

One of the IT Education Foundation’s founders Accenture Latvia together with RTU and MAK IT is continuously promoting the IT and STEM sector among schoolchildren. Start(IT) website is visited by 60,000 users each year and 100 of teachers have been trained over a number of years. Accenture has supported IT Education Foundation projects for many years by donating €677,000 so far.

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RMHC Latvija needs a chasing car

Aug 11

RMHC Latvija (Care Mobile) is looking for your support! The organization needs a chasing car for daily use to take doctors to children near their homes in Latvia's rural areas and to provide consultations in the Care Mobile. This year the Care Mobile has already made 65 visits and doctors have provided 2637 medical consultations to little patients in various parts of Latvia.

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