The small nation is a whiz at flushing billions of dollars through its banking system.
The three Baltic states are moving forward with a plan to leave the Soviet-era energy grid.
“Cheka bags” could prove to be a bag of worms in the former Soviet republic.
Temperatures in the sea are rising at three times the average rate for the world’s oceans.
Some people find it easy to forget just how destructive the financial crisis of 2008-9 was, but not the Latvians.
Farmers around the Baltic Sea affected by dry, hot conditions, with small harvests also predicted in Central Europe.
Although their names were not mentioned, public TV identified one of them as Bank of Latvia Governor Ilmars Rimsevics.
Time is running out to ease fears of our international partners, prime minister warns.
Riga makes Latvian the only language of instruction in high schools, triggering accusations of violating minority rights from the Russian parliament.
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The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.
This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes.
It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.