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Economic calendar of Latvia. March 18 - 22, 2013

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Monday, March 18:

-Riga City Council holds a seminar regarding renovation projects of multi-apartment buildings.

-House of EU holds the opening of the European e-Skills Week. The goal of this event is to reduce the gap between supply and demand of IT specialists and contribute to the increase of interest among young people in achieving a profession in the field of information and communication technologies.

-Press-conference at the building of the Finance and Capital Market Commission dedicated to the opening of the Finance and Education week 2013.

-Latvian Renewable Energy Federation holds a press conference on the dynamics of prices on energy.

-The Latvian Non-Banking Crediting Association system becomes active. It will allow borrowers to be included on the list of persons to whom creditors will not be issuing loans for a fixed period of time.

-Agriculture Minister Laimdota Straujuma participates in the meeting of the EU Agriculture and Fishery Council of Ministers in Brussels.

Tuesday, march 19:

Nordea Banka uses a video conference to reports the latest trends in the economy.

Swedbank Institute for Private Finances presents its research – “Young people and money”.

-Leszek Balcerowicz, Professor of the Warsaw School of Economics, reads a lecture at the University of Latvia – “Eurozone: problems and solutions”.

Kipsala International Exhibition Centre holds a press-conference dedicated to the coming Pet Expo.

-University of Latvia holds the “Workforce mobility in the central region of the Baltic Sea”.

-The Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia publishes the data on households’ disposable income of 2012.

-The MITT 2013 international tourism exhibition in Moscow. Jurmala is expected to be given the Star award as the best leisure location for families with children.

-Specialists of the Agriculture Ministry participate in the meeting of the Board of Directors for agriculture development in Dublin.

Wednesday, March 20:

-Meeting of the Social Services Regulation Commission.

-Riga City Council holds the first international exhibition in Latvia dedicated to innovative hydrogen technologies.

-Agriculture Ministry holds the meeting of the Fishery Fund.

-Meeting of representatives of the Agriculture Organizations Cooperation Council.

-Agriculture Ministry holds the annual meeting of members of the Latvian association of manufacturers and marketers animal feeds. The meeting will feature an announcement on the change in legislation in regard to this industry.

-The central Swedbank building holds a discussion – “Digital gap. How large is it and how will it affect Euro transition?”

-Non-profit non-governmental organization Mentor Latvija and the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga organize a free seminar for entrepreneurs about long-term business development.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia publishes the data about vacant and filled jobs in 2012.

-Specialists of the Finance Ministry participate in the meeting of the World Bank’s International Development Association in Paris.

Thursday, March 21:

Radisson Blu Daugava Hotel holds a forum for personnel management “Strength of four”.

-”IT-solutions for the future of hotels” seminar at Tallink hotel.

-Welfare Ministry organizes a discussion about reducing the gap in income.

-The Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia publishes the data about price changes in industrial production in February 2013.

Friday, March 22:

-Economy Ministry organizes a conference – “Challenges of Latvia’s economic development for 2020”. During this conference, the main positions of the National Industrial Policy and the fulfilment of the National Development Plan.

-The Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia publishes the data on the main indexes of livestock in 2012.


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