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Economic and Political calendar of Latvia. 21 – 24 March 2016

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUMonday, 21 March:

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers. During the meeting, members of the government will view amendments to the Cabinet Rules No. 685 ‘Distribution of residents and residency funding rules’.

-Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis hosts a meeting of the Coalition Parties Council.

-Elko Group shares added to the list of securities featured on Nasdaq Riga exchange.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia announces data on changes of producer prices in February 2016.

-From this day forward, energy efficiency certificates of buildings have to be registered in the Construction Information System.

Tuesday, 22 March:

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

-Environmental Protection and Regional Development Minister Kaspars Gerhards meets with Environmental Protection Advisory Council.

-Discussion on perspectives of dairy industry in Baltic States.

-Meeting of the Latvian Ports, Transit and Logistics Council.

-Meeting of shareholders of Latvijas Gāze.

-Agriculture Ministry hosts a meeting of the Fisheries Council.

-Bior food product safety, animal health and environment institute hosts a seminar organized by VPP AgroBioRes RISKI. During this seminar, participants will tell about the research titled ‘Microorganism resistance and research on development and application of research on biological and chemical risks in the food network.’

-Kino Citadele hosts the opening of the most technologically advanced film theatre in Baltic States – Scape.

-Turība Business School holds a lecture by ex-prime minister, traveller and experienced businessman Maris Gailis.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on the main indexes in animal husbandry in 2015.

Wednesday, 23 March:

-Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis takes part in a lunch with EU ambassadors.

-Agriculture Ministry hosts a meeting of members of Latvian Association of Agricultural Cooperatives.

-SamaraH Hotel Metropole hosts a press-conference organized by CV-Online Latvia and Kapitāls business magazine on the research of wages.

-Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs organizes a meeting of the Forestry Advisory Council.

-Finance Ministry hosts a meeting of the work group for fraud prevention coordination service.

-Bilateral talks with the European Commission in Brussels in regards to Latvia’s progress in 2015, realization of recommendations provided by the EU Council, future reforms in taxes and other important areas.

Thursday, 24 March:

-Specialists of Agriculture Ministry meet with experts of the Food and Veterinary Service to discuss the use of TRACES system in the transport of animal productions.

-Finance Minister Dana Reizniece-Ozola meets with ambassador of Spain to Latvia to discuss topical matters in economics and finances.

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