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Economic calendar of Latvia. 25 – 29 January, 2016

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

-Meeting of the Fisheries Advisory Council. During this meeting, members of the council will discuss proposals for the Plan of actions for development of fisheries in 2014-2020.

-Avalon Hotel hosts a press-conference dedicated to Balttour 2016 exhibition, Balttour 2016 business forum and tourism offers in Latvia. The event will be attended by President of Latvian Tourism Agencies Kitija Titule, Tez Tour product manager Marina Ulanova, board member of Liepājas reģiona Tūrisma informācijas birojs Zane Gaile, guide and nature specialist Andris Grinbergs and head of Balttour 2016 exhibition Dainis Bricis.

-Agriculture Ministry organizes a meeting of the Genetic Resources Council. During the meeting, officials will discuss the matter of publishing samples of Latvian genetic resources in the database of the European Integrated Gene Bank.

Tuesday, 26 January:

-Agriculture Ministry to discuss the Cabinet of Ministers’ proposed changes to the rules and regulations for prevention and combating of African swine fever.

-Lattelecom-Mettropole office hosts a media-breakfast. During this event, results of Lattelecom’s economic and financial activities in 2015 will be presented. This event will be attended by Chairman of Lattelecom Juris Gulbis, CEO of Media 360 Kaspars Ozolins and Business Development Director of Media 360 Inga Alika-Stroda.

-Presentation of the latest economic outlook by Swedbank in the bank’s central building.

Wednesday, 27 January:

-Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs visits the newly-built greenhouses of Mārupes siltumnīcas meant for growing cucumbers during the winter season.

-Agriculture Ministry hosts a meeting of grain experts. During this meeting, experts will assess the quality of different types of grains and develop proposals for the National Plants Council.

-State Labour Inspectorate hosts a press-conference in order to report results of preventive measures in 2015 and plans for 2016.

-House of EU hosts a project-writing seminar to help perspective entrepreneurs develop projects and attract finances.

-Finance Ministry organizes an auction for the right to provide state-guaranteed loans to students.

Thursday, 28 January:

-Days Hotel organizes a seminar titled Effective and safe calculations of construction structures in accordance with the Euro-code.

-A new waste recycling plant to be opened in Liepaja region.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on changes in construction costs in December 2015.

-Finance Ministry hosts a meeting of the European Structural Funds Sub-Committee. During the meeting, officials will discuss priorities in the field of employment and education in 2014-2020.

-Nils Saks, Director of Finance Ministry’s Fiscal Policy Department, takes part in a meeting of deputies of Economy and Finance Committee.

Friday, 29 January:

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports a quick assessment of the country’s GDP in Q4 2015 and data on retail trade in December 2015.

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