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On 31 January, President of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs will meet with Mrs Olena Zelenska, the first lady of Ukraine, at the Riga Castle. The meeting will focus on supporting Ukraine and its people, the human rights situation in Ukraine, as well as the return of Ukrainian children illegally deported by ...

Preliminary data shows that in 2023, the Latvian national airline airBaltic carried approximately 4.5 million passengers, which is a 36% increase compared to 2022. In the last 12 months, the airline performed over 44 thousand flights – 18% more than the year before, the airline said in a press relea...

Justina Vaišvilaitė-Braziulienė

A train left Vilnius for Riga early Wednesday – the first in nearly twenty years – amid efforts to restore rail links among the Baltic States. The prime minister, transport minister and several MPs joined the train’s inaugural journey along with a number of rail passengers.

The Latvian national airline airBaltic has announced that its top destinations from Riga in July were London, Nice and Zurich. These destinations are popular among both leisure and business travellers due to the airline’s focus on providing passengers a wide variety of travel options and flexible ti...