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  • "Laima" to start making "ethnic" Latvian ice cream in August
    30.06.2011 | 
    Joint-stock confectionery "Laima" in August will launch production of "ethnic Latvian ice cream" based on recipes received from all over Latvia, as the "Nozare.lv" business portal learned from the company.
  • Riga "Dinamo" wants to build its new sports complex near Riga Airport
    30.06.2011 | 
    Latvian ice hockey club Riga "Dinamo" wishes to build its new sports complex near Riga International Airport, "Nozare.lv" was informed by municipal construction company "Rigas pilsetbuvnieks" spokesperson Ivo Kirsblats.
  • TNT Magazine proposes visiting Riga for cultural values
    The TNT Magazine recommends visiting Latvia and its capital Riga to view the country’s beauty, cuisine which is worth to taste and savour, and get acquainted with its spectacular arts scene. “Creative quarters have burst on to the scene since a tough economy made cheaper rental space available to artists and musicians,” as the TNT writes.
  • "airBaltic" congratulates its 1,000,000th passenger
    28.06.2011 | 
    RIGA, June 20 (LETA) - Today, the Latvian national airline "airBaltic" congratulated its customer Zane Jaunbelzeja, who purchased the 1,000,000th flight ticket this year on the airline's homepage.
  • Nearly one-third of Latvian Janis' are shareholders or board members of companies
    28.06.2011 | 
    RIGA, June 20 (NOZARE.LV) - 57,681 persons in Latvia are named Janis, and 20,962 of them are shareholders or board members in various companies, according to the Registry of Enterprises "Lursoft" and the Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs.
  • International Airport "Riga" reaches new passenger record
    28.06.2011 | 
    RIGA, June 21 (NOZARE.LV) - The state-owned International Airport "Riga" serviced 20,250 passengers on June 17, which was a new record of passengers serviced per day, "Nozare.lv" was informed by the airport's spokeswoman Sarmite Bunka-Brilijonka.
  • World's longest "shashlik" grilled in Latvia
    28.06.2011 | 
    RIGA, June 21 (LETA) - During a Midsummer holiday preview event at the fashion and entertainment center "Riga Plaza" on weekend, the world's longest "shashlik" was cooked, LETA was informed by "Riga Plaza" Manager Iveta Priedite.
  • A night in a former Latvian prison – one of the 10 craziest moments of a CNNGo TV travel show host
    Julia Dimon, a longtime travel writer and co-host of “World Travels”, a 40-episode TV series currently airing on National Geographic Adventure and Travel Channel, has traveled to more than 80 countries, across all seven continents, she has hiked with mountain gorillas in Uganda, bungee jumped in China, camped among lions in the Serengeti and eaten goat brain in Morocco. Flea-ridden hostels, strange parasites, radioactive wastelands, scorpions and the occasional bout of malaria are just some the occupational hazards.
  • Water temperature in Gulf of Riga reaches 21 degrees Celsius
    This morning, the water temperature in the Gulf of Riga at Salacgriva increased to 21 degrees Celsius, according to the Latvian Environment, Geology and Meteorology Center.
  • Latvia Searching for the Legendary Fern Blossom
    16.06.2011 | 
    If you ever needed a reason to visit Latvia, it doesn’t get more authentic than this: every Summer Solstice, Latvia is searching for the legendary fern blossom (Papardes zieds), in a pagan festival known locally by many names: Līgo!, Jāņi Day, Grass Day, and Grass Evening. Call it what you may, Latvians consider this the most authentic and the most Latvian of their holidays.