Posts tagged as Jurmala

Jūrmala City might introduce year-round entrance fees

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

The Mayor of Jūrmala Gatis Truksnis called a meeting on July 14 to decide on amendments to the Jūrmala City Council’s binding rules on the entry of vehicles in the administrative area of the city. The City Council is about to change the order that the entrance fees in Jurmala are only in place in the tourism season. The draft decision provides for the fees throughout the year. The last change…

Sevastova is the Champion of Baltic Open 2019

Monday, July 29, 2019

On Sunday, July 28, Latvia’s No. 1. Anastasija Sevastova defeated Poland’s Katarzyna Kawa in the finals of the Baltic Open in Jūrmala with a score of 3-6, 7-6, 6-4, according to tournament organizers. The top-seed of the tournament the Latvian Anastasija Sevastova proved her status of the favorite. In the finals she managed to turn the tide and beat the winner of the qualification Katarzina Kawa from Poland – 3/6, 7/5,…

Lithuanian minister to meet with regional diplomats in Latvia

Monday, June 3, 2019

Lithuanian Minister of Foreign Affairs will meet with diplomats from other countries in the Latvian city of Jurmala to discuss initiatives aimed at strengthening the Baltic Sea region. The Council of the Baltic Sea States meeting in Jurmala will be attended by the foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Norway, Finland, Sweden, as well as diplomats from Denmark, Iceland, Germany, Russia and the European Commission. “The meeting’s participants will…

Police penalize Jurmala mayor for storing illegal drugs

Monday, October 1, 2018

Latvia’s State Police have applied a fine of EUR 100 to Jurmala Mayor Gatis Truksnis for storing illegal narcotics, as reported by Nekā personīga programme of LTV. According to information reported by the programme, police found a syringe with traces of cocaine and the mayor’s DNA. The item in question was confiscated during the search conducted by Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau as part of the criminal process regarding possible…