On 3 December in Liepāja, newspaper Dienas Bizness paid honours to the fastest growing enterprises in Kurzeme region awarding “Gazele” letter of acknowledgements to SIA Dzelzbetons, a company of MB Group and SIA H&L Studija.
In regional trans-section, Kurzeme has the highest number of enterprises conforming to “Gazele” criteria moreover, these companies have ensured also the highest increase of sales. The average growth of turnover of Kurzeme companies having received “Gazele” awards from 2005 to 2007 has amounted to 627%. It is notable that there are companies awarded from all districts of the region as well as the largest towns indicative of even development of the region. A variety of business forms have been awarded: stock companies, limited companies and agricultural holdings. In comparison with the former years, the average profitability of Kurzeme companies awarded “Gazele” has increased also. In 2007, it was 7% (previously 5%). The oldest company in Kurzeme awarded “Gazele” has been registered in 1991, while the most recent one: in 2005.
Source: www.db.lv 03.12.2008.