16 Jul 2024 News

How I raised: behind the scenes of inGain’s €650,000 seed round

In our new article series – “How I raised” – Labs of Latvia talks with startups that have successfully closed a funding round to share their experience, as well as gather insights for other founders aiming to do the same.  In April 2024, Latvian fintech inGain raised a €650,000 seed round from venture capital funds …


17 Jul 2024

Latvia lays out reasons for Belarus car ban

Amid criticism from Belarusian opposition figures about a new ban on Belarus-registered cars entering Latvia, the Latvian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has laid out the reasoning for the decision in a release July 16.

16 Jul 2024

MEP Zīle re-elected Vice-President of European Parliament

Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) elect its leadership at the first plenary session of the new parliamentary term in Strasbourg on Tuesday. The current Vice-President, Latvian Roberts Zīle (National Alliance), was re-elected as one of the Vice-Presidents in the second round of elections. 490 MEPs voted in his favour.