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Economic calendar of Latvia. 5 – 9 September, 2016

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUMonday, 5 September:

-Latvian Agency for Investments and Development organizes a seminar titled ‘Effective logistical solutions for exports’.

-Association of Commercial Banks in Latvia holds a presentation of a thematic outlook prepared by the association titled ‘What are the trends in the lending sphere in 2016 and how to contribute to the growth of lending services?’

-Award ceremony of contestants participating in the ‘The most well-managed company of Liepaja Port’ contest. The event will be held at the GI Terminals building.

-Latvenergo invites investors for a virtual conference, during which it is planned to tell about the company’s results in the first half-year of 2016.

-The Castle of Light to hold a festive ceremony of the Big Award in Construction Industry 2016.

-Public Utilities Commission to decide on halting business activities of Ultranet telecommunications company for three years.

-Former state secretary to Welfare Ministry Ieva Jaunzeme begins working as head of administration for Economy Ministry.

-Latvian Chamber for Commerce and Industry holds an international conference ‘Innovative materials and package design solutions.’

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on industrial production output in July 2016.

-Rural Support Service begins accepting projects for construction of fire watchtowers. The total available funding for this project is EUR 3.02 million.

-Economy Minister Arvils Aseradens travels to China with an official visit. There he will discuss the expansion of economic cooperation between the two countries and attend the opening ceremony of Days of Latvia in China.

Tuesday, 6 September:

-Nordea Bank expert Gints Belevics to present the latest outlook for the world’s, Europe’s and Latvia’s economy at an online press-conference. The live stream of this conference can be viewed here:

Wednesday, 7 September:

-Kipsala International Exhibition Centre opens the 20th international Riga Food 2016 exhibition.

Thursday, 8 September:

-Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis takes part in an international conference of the Constitutional Court.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on changes of consumer prices in August 2016.

Friday, 9 September:

-Finance Ministry’s state secretary Baiba Bane and deputy governor of the Bank of Latvia Zoja Razmusa take part in an informal ECOFIN meeting in Bratislava, Slovakia.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on foreign trade in July 2016.

-Finance Ministry’s state secretary Baiba Bane and deputy state secretary for matters of financial policy Liga Klavina take part in a meeting of Euro Group in Bratislava, Slovakia.

-Sales of Samsung Galaxy Note7 begin in Latvia.


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