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19.03.2015 -LETA "Taboo" from "The Black Eyed Peas" to perform at "Coyote Fly"

"Taboo", founding member of the American pop, hip hop, and alternative rap band "The Black Eyed Peas", will perform at Riga's nightclub "Coyote Fly" on April 18. "Taboo" is recognized not only as the band's...

12.03.2015 -LETA Besides Robert Plant, "Placebo" and "Kasabian" also set to perform at "Positivus" festival

Besides Robert Plant, the celebrated British bands "Placebo" and "Kasabian" have also confirmed their participation in the "Positivus" festival this summer, as the organizers of the festival told LETA....

12.03.2015 -LETA ''Ryanair'' planning on unveiling new Riga-Berlin route in October

Irish low-fare airline ''Ryanair'' is planning on unveiling a new route between Riga and Berlin, the airline informed LETA. The new Riga-Berlin route will commence on October 27 and will operate once a day...

12.03.2015 -LETA Airport Riga now capable of ensuring flights during foggy weather conditions

From the fifth of March, the newly constructed lighting system CAT II has been officially put into operation at Riga International Airport. The airport informed LETA that it will contribute to flight safety...

12.03.2015 -LETA "Ryanair" осенью откроет новый маршрут из Риги в Берлин

Авиакомпания-дискаунтер "Ryanair" осенью планирует открыть новый маршрут из Риги в Берлин, сообщили агентству ЛЕТА в авиакомпании. Ежедневные полеты планируется начать 27 октября. Продажа билетов на рейсы...

03.03.2015 -LETA Substantial increase in visits to Latvian museums last year

The number of visits to Latvian museums increased by 268,000 last year, reaching a total of 2.921 million visits, LETA was informed by the Ministry of Culture. The ministry's Museum Department points out...

27.02.2015 -LETA Its official - New Wave will not be held in Jurmala this summer

The organizers of the annual New Wave pop-music contest/festival have not reserved the dates for the festival in Jurmala this year, thus these dates have been reserved for other events and New Wave will not be...

27.02.2015 -LETA 2 million tourists visited Riga in 2014

A total of 1,122,926 visitors stayed at hotels and other accommodations in Riga in 2014, which represents a 15.6 percent increase on 2013. The total number of tourists visiting the city reached 2 million last...

27.02.2015 -LETA Former "Swans" member Jarboe and Alexander Hacke of "Einstuerzende Neubauten" to perform in Riga

The American songwriter and artist Jarboe, the longtime bass player of the German industrial band "Einstuerzende Neubauten", Alexander Hacke, the American multi-artist Danielle de Picciotto, and cellist Helen...

23.02.2015 -LETA Number of visitors at Latvian tourist accommodation establishments up 14.1%

The number of visitors at tourist accommodation establishments in Latvia in 2014 reached 2.1 million, with the total number of overnight stays at 4.2 million, according to data provided by the Central...

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