RIETUMU BANKA MAY OPEN BRANCH IN ARMENIA
According to a decree signed by chairman of the Central Bank of Armenia (CBA) Arthur Javadyan, a representation of Rietumu Banka joint-stock company was registered in the republic.
Rietumu Banka - JSC Rietumu Banka (Rietumu, Rietumu Bank) is a Latvian commercial bank that was established in 1992. It is one of the largest private banks in the Baltic States, specializing in corporate banking and affluent individuals. It is headquartered in Riga.
The Bank is well represented in the global market, providing a full range of financial services to customers all over Europe, the Baltic States, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, and other regions. Apart from traditional banking services, such as crediting, financing trade operations, deposits and international payments, Rietumu Bank provides consulting services (including tax consultations), brokerage services, asset management, consulting, and assistance in obtaining a residence permit in Latvia, as well as offering deluxe credit cards.
- 1839 Publication of the "Tanzimat", which granted religious and political rights to Turkey's Christians.
- 1930 During a meeting in Yerevan, S.M. Kirov speaks about the situation inside the Communist Party.
- 1945 The Council of the People's Committee of the USSR decides to repatriate Diasporan Armenians.
- 1988 Start of the Armenian Genocide of Gandza (Kirovabad, Azerbaijan).