Posts tagged as weekend

Lithuania records 885 new cases, 30 deaths over the weekend

Monday, February 15, 2021

According to LRT, Lithuania reported 510 new cases of Covid-19 on Saturday and 375 on Sunday. A total of 30 deaths were registered over the weekend – 17 on Saturday and 13 on Sunday. As of Sunday morning, a total of 3,070 people have died of Covid-19, and 5,938 deaths are considered to be related to the novel coronavirus. The country’s total number of infections has risen to 190,724. Some…

Latvia: It’s another curfew weekend

Saturday, February 6, 2021

Despite some tentative signs that the spread of Covid-19 may possibly have peaked in its latest wave of infection, there are still hundreds of new cases being registered each day. As a result the so-called “quiet period” in Latvia continues, including curfew conditions at weekends. That means that on Friday-Saturday nights and Saturday-Sunday nights people will have to stay at their place of residence during the night hours from Friday to Saturday and from Saturday…

Lithuania reports 1,774 new Covid-19 cases over the weekend

Monday, January 25, 2021

“Lithuania reported 773 new coronavirus cases on Sunday morning, in addition to 1,001 new infections reported on Saturday” – reported by LRT.LT Eighteen people were reported to have died from Covid-19 over the last 24 hours. Lithuania’s total coronavirus death toll currently stands at 2,649. Since the beginning of the pandemic, 176,624 cases of infection have been confirmed in the country. 119,085 people recovered. 52,892 people are considered active cases.…

Coronavirus: Lithuania’s weekend case count drops to 1,958

Monday, January 18, 2021

LRT.LT reports that Lithuania registered 1,122 new cases of Covid-19 on Saturday and 836 on Sunday. As reported in the article – “This marks the first time since early November that the weekend count of new cases has dropped below 2,000. However, the country’s death toll keeps mounting, as Lithuania recorded 28 coronavirus-related deaths on Saturday and 26 on Sunday, bringing the country’s total death toll to 2,445.” “The country’s…

Coronavirus: Lithuania’s weekend case count drops to 1,958

Sunday, January 17, 2021

According to LRT.LT: “Lithuania registered 1,122 new cases of Covid-19 on Saturday and 836 on Sunday.” “This marks the first time since early November that the weekend count of new cases has dropped below 2,000. However, the country’s death toll keeps mounting, as Lithuania recorded 28 coronavirus-related deaths on Saturday and 26 on Sunday, bringing the country’s total death toll to 2,445” – also reports LRT.LT LRT.LT

Three for the Weekend online: Choir, Loops, Sensations theater

Friday, December 11, 2020

Even though face-to-face events are banned and will likely be for some time, more and more entertainment opportunities are emerging online. Here are a few tips for a winter weekend. Latvian Radio choir and renowned conductor Mārtiņš Klišāns are offering a live concert from Sv. Jāņa church on Friday, December 11, at 21:00. The ‘Northern Lights’ program will include Latvian neo-romanticism composers Ēriks Eševalds and Jēkabs Jančevskis pieces, as well…

‘Hack for the future’ takes place this weekend

Friday, December 11, 2020

A sustainability hackathon dubbed ‘Hack for the Future’ takes place online from December 11 to 13 and will bring together technology enthusiasts and sustainability experts. The event will gather more than 200 participants from 25 countries who will develop 60 new ideas with sustainability potential. The three most successful projects will share the €7,000 prize fund. The hackathon aims to help participants develop ideas to provide businesses with convenient tools to…

Three for the Weekend online: Jazz, Poetry, Furniture

Friday, December 4, 2020

Come December, cultural venues have closed, fairs and markets have been canceled, temperatures are dropping lower. It is the perfect time to enjoy the broad array of online events in Latvia! Friday December 4, at 19:00, Latvian Radio bigband and vocalist Beāte Zviedre’s jazz concert will be streamed live from Spīķeri concert hall. The program will feature contemporary jazz artist pieces – Jievaras Jasinskis (Lithuania), Raul Sööt (Estonia) as well as…

What can and cannot be bought this weekend in Latvia

Friday, December 4, 2020

The Latvian government decided Tuesday that the range of products that can be purchased at weekends will be limited. The stated reason is “in order to reduce congestion in indoor and outdoor outlets” and thus reduce the spread of COVID-19. This has caused confusion and a number of misunderstandings in society, and indeed continues to do so. The Economics Ministry attempted to clarify the issue December 3 at a press conference. Here is a summary in an…

Some tips to enjoy the coming weekend in Latvia

Friday, November 6, 2020

This autumn has been extraordinarily warm and sunny – plenty to do and discover, even if there is no telling what will be allowed tomorrow. Despite the overall uncertainty, here are some tips to enjoy the coming weekend. Rīga Stradiņš University Student Union is organizing a friendly international seminar “Breaking Barriers” for Latvian and international students (in English). Seminar will be held on ZOOM. You can expect inspiring lectures and activities about…