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Management advisory board for municipal companies and shares is created in Latvia

Thursday, April 23, 2020

Rīga municipal Acting Director Iveta Zalpētere issued a directive on April 22 creating a management advisory board for municipal companies and shares, according to the Rīga City Council on April 23. Main tasks will include examining and handing down an opinion and recommendations on municipal strategic project documents regarding municipal share management. The council will also offer the acting director proposals on municipal company and share management. “Publicly recognized experts…

Latvia has created business environment for attracting long-term investment

Monday, February 24, 2020

Latvia has created a business environment for attracting long-term investment, Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins (New Unity) said after a meeting of the Financial Sector’s Development Council on Monday. At its meeting today, the Financial Sector’s Development Council discussed the the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) decision not to include Latvia in its “grey list” and the S&P Global Ratings’ decision up upgrade its rating on Latvia to record-high A+. The…

Waste volumes created by Latvian residents up 21% in five years

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Data from Eurostat shows that in 2017 Latvian households created 851 000 tonnes of household waste, which is 21% more when compared to 2013, when households created 704 000 tonnes of waste, as reported by waste management company AS Latvijas Zaļais punkts. Only 23.3% of the total volume of waste was recycled, whereas the average for waste recycling in the EU is 46.3%. This proves that the new state waste…

Lithuania to carry out the NATO Contact Point Embassy functions in Moldova, Defence Attaché position created

Thursday, February 21, 2019

On February 20 the Government approved the proposal of the Ministry of National Defence to establish the post of Defence Attaché at the Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in Moldova which will function as a NATO Contact Point Embassy in 2019-2020. At the moment there is no Lithuanian Defence Attaché based in Moldova, our country’s military interest is represented by a Defence Attaché based in Kyiv. Lithuania actively supports…