RSEZ news


Mechanical engineering and metalworking businesses visit Rēzekne SEZ

July 12, 2017

Members of the Association of Mechanical Engineering and Metalworking Industries of Latvia (MASOC) visited Rēzekne and Rēzekne SEZ on July 6 and 7. In scope of the visit representatives of MASOC had a meeting with Rēzekne SEZ Authority, visited Rēzekne Academy of Technologies and enterprises SIA “LEAX Rēzekne” RSEZ and SIA “NOOK Ltd”.


Deloitte Latvia Seminar for Rēzekne SEZ enterprises on upcoming tax reform had taken place

June 12, 2017

By virtue of initiative and support of “NewFuels” RSEZ SIA, “Energy Resources CHP” RSEZ SIA and “Deloitte Latvia” and in close cooperation with Rēzekne SEZ Authority, on June 8 seminar for special economic zone enterprises was organized in Rēzekne. In scope of the seminar the representatives of leading Latvian finance and legal consulting company “Deloitte Latvia” delivered presentations, introducing entrepreneurs to the upcoming tax reform in Latvia and the topical questions of investment protection and operation of enterprises in the special economic zone.


Employees Rēzekne SEZ enterprises improve their English

June 06, 2017

This May participants of the training course in English organized in scope of Rēzekne SEZ Business Support Fund project “RSEZ business start-up and support program for increasing the competitiveness on international level” received their certificates, solemnly concluding 4 month training course.


Rēzeknes SEZ enterprises have significantly increased their turnover in 2016

May 23, 2017

Rēzekne SEZ enterprises in 2016 have increased their turnover by 20.5%, reaching 85 million euro, which is the highest turnover since the establishment of Rēzekne SEZ. More than 75% of Rēzekne SEZ enterprises had concluded 2016 with profit and altogether Rēzekne SEZ enterprises had employed 845 employees.


Latgale Centenary Congress takes place

May 22, 2017

Commemorating the hundredth anniversary of historically significant Latgale Congress of 1917, on May 5 and 6 Latgale Centenary Congress and 4th World Gathering of Latgalians took place in Rēzekne. Representatives of Rēzekne SEZ enterprises and Rēzekne SEZ Authority also participated in the Congress, discussing the economic growth and development of entrepreneurship in Latgale region.


“Energy Resources CHP” RSEZ SIA – one of the largest tax payers of Latgale region in 2016

April 10, 2017

On March 20, 2017 in Award Ceremony of the Largest Tax payers organized by State Revenue Service of Latvia Rēzekne SEZ enterprise “Energy Resources CHP” RSEZ SIA and its Chairman of the Board Roman Vdovychenko received the award as the largest tax payer of 2016 in Latgale planning region in group of small tax payers.


Training program for increasing the competitiveness of Rēzekne SEZ enterprises organized

April 06, 2017

While implementing Rēzekne SEZ Entrepreneurship Support Fund project “RSEZ business start-up and support program for increasing the competitiveness on international level”, on March 22nd and 24th Rēzekne SEZ Authority organized a seminar for Rēzekne SEZ enterprises “Promotion of enterprises in the market by the use of instruments of marketing and selling”.


Awards granted to the winners of the competition “Entrepreneur of Rēzekne Municipality 2016”

March 27, 2017

On March 19 in the Embassy of Latgale “GORS” Rēzekne Municipality Council granted awards to the winners of the competition “Entrepreneur of Rēzekne Municipality 2017”, which alongside other enterprises were granted to Rēzekne SEZ enterprises RSEZ SIA “IRBIS Technology” and “VEREMS” RSEZ SIA.


Rēzekne SEZ enhances cooperation with World Free Zones Organization

March 27, 2017

Upon invitation of World Free Zones Organization, on March 15 – 17 representatives of Rēzekne SEZ Authority participated in the conference “Free Zones and Industrial Parks of the Future” in Belgrade (Serbia) with a presentation “Rēzekne SEZ – advantages and investment perspectives”, popularizing business environment in Rēzekne and in Latvia.


Columns and masts produced in RSEZ SIA “LATSTAB” – all over the world

March 15, 2017

Company RSEZ SIA “LATSTAB” works with the status of Rēzekne SEZ enterprise since 2016 and produces a wide range of steel articles for various spheres related to civil engineering, including, road construction, construction, telecommunication and railroad industries. Currently enterprise steadily continues to grow, increasing its turnover and number of employees as well as export geography.