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Economic calendar of Latvia. 25 – 29 April, 2016

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUMonday, 25 April:

-Meeting of shareholders of VEF.

-Meeting of shareholders of Kurzemes ciltslietu un mākslīgās apsēklošanas stacija.

-Latvian Commercial Banks Association hosts a press-conference featuring representatives of the Finance and Capital Market Commission, Latvian Commercial Banks Association and two of the largest universal credit institutions. During this press-conference, participants will tell about the necessity to identify politically important figures and future actions of banks and banking sector’s regulator.

-Public Utilities Committee will decide on viewing the dispute among end users and Bite Latvija.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data about the number of foreign tourists in Latvia in 2015.

-Director of Finance Ministry’s Fiscal Policy Department Nils Saks participates in a multi-day meeting of deputy heads of Committee on Finance and Economy in Brussels, Belgium.

-Today, there may be short-term problems in the work of Swedbank ATMs, internet banking system and payment cards.

-Mission of the International Monetary Fund in Riga.

-Mols shopping centre holds the Latvia’s Motorcycle of the year 2016 exhibition.

Tuesday, 26 April:

-Altum financial organization for development hosts a seminar titled ‘Reform of trademarks in the European Union and news on registration of international trademarks’.

-In Mercure Riga Centre Hotel, Economy Ministry and Altum organize a seminar on measures to improve energy efficiency of apartment buildings and accessible state financing.

-Riga Technical University hosts an international conference on the development of bio-economy models.

Wednesday, 27 April:

-State Agency for development of education, in cooperation with Latvian Agricultural University, hosts a conference ‘Support of modern career in education institutions – nature and feasibility of realization (Jelgava).’

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on changes in construction costs in March 2016.

Thursday, 28 April:

-Bellevue Park Hotel Riga hosts a conference titled ‘Clever management of the state’.

-Media breakfast at central Swedbank building. During this event, experts will tell about financial habits of wealthy clients.

-Stockholm School of Economics in Riga hosts an Investment session, during which authors of new ideas will meet with business-angels.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on producer prices and indexes in agriculture in 2015.

Friday, 29 April:

-Meeting of shareholders of Tosmares kuģubūvētava.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on retail trade turnover in March 2016. The bureau will also provide a quick assessment of the country’s GDP in Q1 2016.

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