Posts tagged as Harmony

Latvia: Harmony just hangs on to top spot in latest political poll

Monday, October 5, 2020

The latest party ratings show that the popularity of the long-time rating-topping “Harmony” (“Saskaņa”) party continues to decline. The most recent monthly survey commissioned by LTV and conducted by the research agency SKDS in September shows that if the Saeima elections took place tomorrow, only 10.2% of respondents would vote for Harmony. Compared to the July survey, the popularity of Harmony has decreased by a third. Nevertheless, it remains the most popular single party.…

Harmony remains Honor to Serve Riga’s main partner within Riga City Council

Friday, November 1, 2019

Harmony remains Honor to Serve Riga’s main partner within the Riga City Council, former Riga vice mayor and current European Parliament Member Andris Ameriks, who is also the leader of Honor to Serve Riga, told Latvian Television today. Ameriks said that during this weekend’s party congress it will make it clear that it does not wish to be involved in intrigues and wants to continue its work – together with…

Harmony and GKR sign coalition agreement after reaching compromise

Monday, August 19, 2019

Harmony and Honor to Serve Riga (GKR) have finally reached a comprise and signed a coalition agreement, representatives of the two political parties announced after a meeting on Monday. As a result of this, Olegs Burovs (GKR), who is running for the post of Riga mayor, can count on 35 votes, including 11 from his GKR party, 17 from Harmony, four from the Group of Independent Councilmen and three from…

Harmony party member detained for importing 15 tonnes of illegal vodka to Latvia

Saturday, July 6, 2019

On the night to 1 June, Latvia’s State Police intercepted approximately 15 tonnes of contraband vodka. Ex-Saeima deputy candidate from Harmony Ziedonis Apariņš has been detained. This man, together with once Riga City Council deputy Sandris Bergmanis and ex-Saeima deputy Andris Morozovs, founded Latvian Transport Association, according to information from LETA. State Police confirmed that a cargo 15 tonnes of contraband vodka lacking any excise tax labels was intercepted on…

New Unity gets 26% support, Harmony – 17%, National Alliance – 16% at European Parliament elections

Monday, May 27, 2019

After almost all votes have been counted, according to information at the disposal of LETA, the New Unity has been supported by 26.2 percent of voters. So far only votes in some polling stations abroad and votes sent by mail have not been counted. Harmony has been supported by 17.5 percent of voters, and the National Alliance – by 16.4 percent of voters. For Development/For has received 12.4 percent of…