‘Right now we need to use all of our known methods to achieve a pragmatic and close cooperation of right-centrist political forces in order to overcome challenges in social, economic and security matters,’ – says Chairman of Reform Party Vyacheslav Dombrovskis.
Weather in Latvia will be dictated by a cyclone at the beginning of this week. Skies will clear only for short periods of time. Rainfall is expected. Latvia’s eastern parts will experience volumes of precipitation equal to more than half of the norm for the ten-day period.
It is likely there will not be a rapid growth of teachers’ salaries, said Education and Science Minister Ina Druviete during her meeting with protesting teachers this Monday, May 12th.
Following the dismissal of Inga Antāne form her post as representative of Environmental Protection and Regional Development Ministry in the Board of Riga Freeport, minister Romāns Naudiņš plans to perform changes in the Board of Ventspils Freeport.
Throughout May 16th – 20th, Shakespeare festival will be held in Latvia. This special event is organized in order to celebrate Shakespeare’s jubilee. The ‘Shakespeare 450’ programme of events in Riga includes a video contest of youngsters, a multimedia exhibition, lectures and discussions, theatrical shows, films and other activities.
Prior to the 11th Saeima elections Harmony Centre had used services provided by Russian political technologists, which may have cost several thousand lat. This cooperation was coordinated by one of the party’s leaders Janis Urbanovichs.
Aggression against Ukraine: Separatists announce victory in referendum deemed illegal by Kyiv and Europe
In Ukrainian eastern Donetsk Oblast, pro-Russian separatists have announced that 89% ballots have been cast in favour of the self-rule of the self-proclaimed People's Republic of Donetsk.
Economic growth has returned even to Europe's south, but in relation to the strengthening euro, the risk of deflation in eurozone remains high just as pressure against the European Central Bank (ECB) with demands to avert it.
As the Riga Nordea Marathon draws closer, Rimi healthy diet movement Aikāgaršo Chef Normunds Baranovskis and dieting specialists have compiled a list of important food products athletes are recommended to consume to maintain strength during periods of extended physical activities.
Deputy Chief of Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau Juta Strīķe has to report daily to her superior about each and every task. On top of that, she is allowed to work only from her office. Because of such an attitude towards her and only her, Strīķe considers turning to the European Court of Human Rights.
Officers of the State Revenue Service’s Customs Criminal Office in cooperation with State Police have managed to disrupt activities of an illegal drug carriers group by detaining and later arresting one person.