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International passenger carrier FlixBus to launch operations in Baltics

Thursday, July 2, 2020

FlixBus, an international passenger carrier registered in Germany, will start operating in Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia, the company’s representatives informed LETA. Representatives of FlixBus will give a press conference on July 8 to inform the public about the company’s plans in the Baltic countries. FlixBus Managing Director in Poland, Baltics and Ukraine, Michal Leman will also participate in the press conference. He will announce the first routes that will connect…

Latvia puts in €250mn of equity to save flag carrier airBaltic

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

The Latvian government has invested €250mn equity in airBaltic, the flag carrier in which Riga holds a majority stake, to help it overcome the crisis caused by nose-diving passenger numbers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown, airBaltic said on May 7. Following the investment, the Latvian state now has a 91% stake in the airline, an increase from the 80.95% it had held prior to the investment. airBaltic has suffered from…

Small-scale carrier delivers LNG to Klaipeda terminal for 1st time

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

The arrival of the Coral Anthelia in Klaipeda on Sunday evening marked the first time that a small-scale LNG carrier has delivered gas to the FSRU Independence, informed LETA/BNS. Small-scale LNG handling operations in Klaipeda have until now been export-oriented, with bunker vessels take LNG from the Lithuanian port to terminals in Sweden, Finland and Norway. Klaipedos Nafta, the LNG terminal’s operator, told  the unloading of the Coral Anthelia was planned to be…