Transport
Face masks now required on all public transport
October 7 sees the introduction of compulsory face coverings during journeys on all forms of public transport in Latvia including buses, trams, trains, trolleybuses and inter-city coaches.
Delivery service DPD Latvia goes greener
The shipping company DPD Latvija plans to gradually replace existing delivery vehicles with more environmentally friendly cars, according to the company release October 6.
Road Safety week ends in tragic accidents
European Road Police Network “ROADPOL Safety Days” have ended tragically in Latvia, as people have been injured and killed, said Juris Jančevskis, State Police representative, on Latvian Television September 23. 
Another Rīga street starts munching motors
We have reported extensively in the past about the propensity of Ģertrūdes iela (Gertrude Street) in central Rīga to gobble up the occasional motor car, but in a new development that is likely to be of great concern to all residents of the Latvian capital, another street appears to want its portion, too.
Norwegian airline opens office in Rīga
The airline Norwegian has decided to centralize its activities and set up an international service center in Rīga,  Latvian Investment and Development Agency (LIAA) said September 17
Drivers beware: police is watching from up above
The police have started to use a drone for road traffic control, and it has already identified a couple of aggressive drivers, said Normunds Krapsis, chief of the State Police, to Latvian Television September 16.