Report from the Municipal Election Debate and Dinner

15 May 2013

On May 14th, members of 10 foreign chambers met with the mayoral candidates for Riga municipal election 2013 and their representatives to discuss issues important for the investors, entrepreneurs and the entire foreign business community in Riga. ... Read more


Open day at RBS for the Bachelor Program of BI Norwegian Business School

09 May 2013

Riga Business School invites you to attend our Open Day on June 28 to meet our faculty and to explore our Bachelor Program. The curriculum of the Bachelor of Business Administration (Management in International Business) is based on the BBA programme of one of the leading business school in Europe - BI Norwegian Business School.... Read more


KPMG Survey: Pulse of the Economy 2013

11 April 2013

KPMG has collected opinions from business leaders in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania on the state of their national economies and the outlook for their companies. Based on the feedback we charted the trends and developments in three countries that have showed significant economic recovery in recent years.... Read more


Narvesen makes record profits in 2012

09 April 2013

Latvian convenience store chain Narvesen Baltija, 100% owned by Norway's Reitan Servicehandel, made record profits of LVL 1.4m in 2012 on a LVL 45.3bn turnover. "They are doing very well in Latvia and we are able to make a record profit in the country despite the fact that we have still not managed to grow turnover beyond the record years in 2006-2007," says Rolf Erik Lie, chairman of the board of Reitan Servicehandel, to news2biz.... Read more


March activities update and new FICIL Board

08 April 2013

March was full of activity both internally and responding to requests of partners and other interested parties. Thanks to active discussions of work groups and responsiveness of our Members and the Board, FICIL was visible in the public and media space both in Latvia and internationally. We were likewise actively engaged in continuing the work in progress and preparing for the HC. ... Read more