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  1. News
    07 July 2011

    Comprehensive upgrades in public transport in Riga (Latvia)

    602 reads Based on a long-term development programme of the City of Riga (accepted in 2002), the local public transport service is being upgraded through a systematic replacement of rolling stock and the...

  2. News
    06 September 2012

    Exploring Riga by bike becomes more popular among tourists (Latvia)

    868 reads In 2011 the number of cyclists on the streets of Riga at least tripled compared with the previous year. Most trips are recreational, but there is a growing trend of bike commuting too. In Latvia,...

  3. News
    28 February 2013

    Riga introduces free public transport to selected user groups (Latvia)

    1414 reads Due to start in March 2013, Riga City Council's Traffic and Transport Committee have approved free public transportation for vocational school students and other people with limited mobility...

  4. News
    16 June 2014

    85 per cent of Latvians ride bicycles daily, new data reveals

    1263 reads A new survey shows that over eight in ten people in Latvia use a bike to get to work or school. But many respondents also indicated a number of areas that needed attention to improve cycling in...

  5. News
    06 October 2014

    Latvian city offers free public transport to pensioners

    3529 reads The Latvian city of Daugavpils has introduced free public transport for residents over the age of 70, the municipality announced on its website last month. The service can be accessed with a...

  6. News
    10 October 2014

    Route planning app released in Latvia

    1721 reads A new application allowing users to plan journeys across multiple modes of transport in the Latvian cities of Riga, Liepāja and Jelgava has been released. The TRAFI app allows users to enter...

  7. News
    15 June 2015

    Riga bus drivers trained to help travellers with mobility problems (Latvia)

    1476 reads Drivers and other staff of Riga's minibus service have been trained to offer assistance to passengers with disabilities or with reduced mobility. During the training, staff were made aware...

  8. News
    29 June 2015

    New safety regulations for pedestrians and cyclists in Latvia

    1534 reads The Latvian Ministry of Transport is introducing new traffic regulations to protect vulnerable road users such as cyclists and pedestrians. The new measures, which include the construction of...

  9. News
    24 March 2016

    Riga concludes electric bus testing (Latvia)

    2808 reads The Latvian city of Riga has just completed the trials of an electric bus on three of its routes. The bus, made by Polish company Solaris, went into operation on 12 to 23 March 2016. Public...

  10. News
    07 June 2016

    First 100% electric air-supported ferry launched (Latvia)

    1983 reads An EU project has designed a ferry that runs entirely on battery power, which it claims is the world’s fastest air-supported vessel. The BB Green, which holds up to 70 passengers plus bikes, was...