In the capital city of Hungary – Budapest, the annual 16+1 summit took place. Latvian Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis also participated in the event. During the summit 23 cooperation agreements were signed and among them was a Memorandum of Understanding on building a Latvia-Biolake-BGI Life Science and Technology Center.
A study recently published by Tech.eu on the state of the Baltic startup ecosystem outlines the major findings of the region.
Totally Slushing it. The Latvians gave it all they had, made a splash, and have laid the foundation for a serious, government-backed startup presence in Europe.