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12 hrs ago | Homer Tribune

Learning to think inside the box

Photo provided Brianna Allen working at Two Sisters Bakery. Allen will show her first exhibit of landscape paintings in September at Bunnell Street Art Center, with an opening reception on Sept.

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Related Topix: Painting, Arts, World News, University of Southern Maine, Homer, AK

14 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Listing procedure initiated for "Rietumu Asset Management Cash Reserve Fund" sub-funds

NASDAQ OMX Riga Management board's resolution on listing will be made public immediately after it has been made.

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18 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Listing procedure initiated for "Citadele Eastern European...

'Citadele Asset management' requesting the investment fund units of open-ended 'Citadele Eastern European Small and Mid Cap Fund' to be listed on the list.

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Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

On the decision of the Court

Riga City Northern District Court announced the decision of the insolvency case of JSC "Rigas kugu buvetava" on the 26th of August, 2014 and dismissed the action of the creditors as unfounded.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Gaston Gazette

Local Guardsmen honored in parade in Latvia

OGRE, Latvia -- Staff Sgt. Mike Kelso of Gastonia, N.C., marches with fellow airmen from the 145th Civil Engineering Squadron, North Carolina Air National Guard based in Charlotte, N.C., in the annual town festival parade here Aug. 23, 2014.

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The Baltic Times

Latvian residents donate goods and aid to war torn eastern Ukraine - The Baltic Times

The aid will be rendered using the International Red Cross services. The money will be allotted from the Riga City Council's reserve funds.

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City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

EfTEN buys Nordic Technology Park in Riga for EUR 20 mln

Estonian real estate fund EfTEN Capital has increased its Latvian real estate portfolio by acquiring Nordic Technology Park in Sampeteris - a complex of office and industrial buildings of 45,000 square meters in area, and a production facility at 15/25 Jurkalnes Street in Riga for a total of EUR 20 million, EfTEN Capital spokeswoman Renata Kaupasa ... (more)

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

PR-inside.com

Grindeks (GRD1R) - Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Study Released

Its products are indicated for the treatment in therapeutic areas such as, cardiovascular, central nervous system, cancer, gastrointestinal and antimicrobial.

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Related Topix: Cancer, Medicine, Health, World News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Real Clear Politics

Merkel Takes Charge of Pacifying Ukraine

As keeps happening, German Chancellor Angela Merkel finds herself in a leading role on the global stage -- this time in resolving the Ukraine crisis.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Ukraine, Angela Merkel, Germany, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

AlertNet

Baltics and Poland need more military infrastructure - Latvia

The Baltic states and Poland must invest in military infrastructure so they can host troops from other NATO nations for training or in case of crisis, Latvia's defence minister said on Friday.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

Latvian parliamentary elections in the shadow of Ukraine

Latvia's 12th Saeima elections this October 4 will take place in the shadow of continuing conflict in Ukraine and an atmosphere of great uncertainty.

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City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

Riga Shipyard shareholders Melniks and Remars-Riga fined EUR 14,200 each

The Financial and Capital Market Commission has completed a probe into suspected harmonization of actions taken by the joint-stock company Rigas kugu buvetava shareholders, and ordered the company's shareholders - Vasilijs Melniks and joint-stock company Remars-Riga - to pay the maximum applicable fine of EUR 14,200 each for making no mandatory ... (more)

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Paducah Sun Online Edition

Paducah native leads military forces in Republic of Latvia

ADAZI, Latvia - Paducah native Capt. Mark Wurth returned to the U.S. recently from the Republic of Latvia after commanding his Shadow Unmanned Aerial Vehicle unit where U.S. and Latvian military forces worked closely together to improve military readiness.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Paducah, KY, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

PR-inside.com

URALCHEM has become a controlling shareholder of the Ventamonjaks terminal

The terminal has an annual capacity of 1 million tonnes and is located in the ice-free port of Ventspils.

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The Baltic Times

Historic freedom anniversary to be celebrated in Latvia - The Baltic Times

This Saturday, Aug. 23, marks the 25th anniversary of the renowned human chain after one million freedom-yearning people in the three Baltic States joined hands in solidarity, more commonly known as the Baltic Way, reports LETA.

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Related Topix: World News, Pop/Rock, Monument, Carl Orff, Classical, Fine!

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Stars and Stripes

NATO to shun substantial eastern footprint in nod to Russia

NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, British Prime Minister David Cameron and Gen.

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City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

Uralkhim subsidiary acquires Ventamonjaks

The Ventspils company Ventamonjaks has been acquired by Despina Capital, a company where 55% of shares belong to the Cyprus-registered Uralchem Freight, a subsidiary of the Uralkhim company, and 45% to the Latvia-registered joint-stock company Halcyon Capital, informs LETA/Nozare.lv.... Read more...

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Iol.co.za

Volvo adds glitzy details to woo China's rich

Volvo cars are displayed in a showroom in Riga, Latvia. The Swedish car maker will unveil its new SUV next week.

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Reuters

Merkel pledges NATO will defend Baltic member states

The Baltic states have asked for an increased NATO presence to reinforce Article 5 of the alliance's constitution, which states that an attack on one of its members is an act of aggression against all, obliging them to react.

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Related Topix: NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), World News,

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Telegram

Kellie Walsh answers 20 Questions

And this summer, while at the helm of two of St. John's' most distinguished choirs - Lady Cove Women's Choir and Shallaway, Newfoundland and Labrador Youth in Chorus - she's been busier than ever, criss-crossing the map to guest conduct, tour and compete.

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