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LIAA has created a Covid-19 product platform
03/06/2020 Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) has created a Covid-19 product platform http://covid.exim.lv/, where Latvian-made products for limiting Covid-19 are listed. The platform...
Online catalogue "Best of Latvia" available in English
01/06/2020 To promote products made in Latvia the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) has issued an online catalogue containing wide range of local products. With a total of more than...
iNOVUSS 2020 has been cancelled
19/05/2020 The much awaited iNOVUSS 2020 has been cancelled. The organizers promise that the festival will return in 2021 with valuable discussions, workshops and stories to experience. “We...
Olga Barretu-Gonsālvisa: "What took a few weeks prior to the crisis, now needs to be done in three days"
Olga Barretu-Gonsālvisa who takes care of Latvian startup ecosystem and is in charge of Startup Support Division at the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) tells about the impact of...
Latvian success stories
Our scientists keep working and inventing – doing their best to help fight the pandemic, our companies are trying to keep their production outputs and some of them are even growing, they are...
LIAA: If we manage to get the virus under control faster than Western Europe, our exporters might have new opportunities
Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) is currently working together with exporting industry associations to identify the effects of crisis on Latvian businesses. As LIAA Director General...
Latvia takes part at the International Business Services Center Award
Global business service centers (GBS) sector has been recognized internationally being rewarded in CEE Shared Services & Outsourcing Summit & Awards event, held in Warsaw for the eighth...
LIAA Director General Kaspars Rožkalns: a new platform for ICT is required
In an interview to "Latvijas Bizness" the new LIAA Director General Kaspars Rožkalns has shared his plans for Agency’s future. Below are some of his thoughts. What role does the...
Latvia passes a new law that provides special support for startups
On November 23, the Latvian parliament passed a new start up law that creates a favorable tax regime for startups. The law foresees two tax plans: a special flat tax regime, currently 252 euros/month...
iCotton to build a new production facility
Italian-Russian joint venture in Latvia, iCotton plans to build a new 10,000 square meters production facility in Liepaja, according to the company’s CEO Sergey Binkovskis. The building the...
Latvian IT company’s program used to store data in the cloud
Latvian IT company Knowledgeprice.com has helped the British bank OakNorth to become one of the first banks in the UK to store its basic systems in the cloud. British financial supervisors and...