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Economic calendar of Latvia. 6 – 10 June, 2016

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-Bior institute for the study of fish resources holds a seminar on growth of fish resources.

-Swedbank central building holds a forum ‘Latvia’s long-term development – Grey economy and solutions to reduce its hold’.

-Economy Minister Arvils Aseradens participates in a meeting of EU Energy Ministers in Luxembourg.

-Transition of clients from Danske Bank to Swedbank.

Tuesday, 7 June:

-Tele2 telecommunications operator presents its new product – Tele2 TV – in Latvian National Opera and Ballet Theatre.

-Meeting of shareholders of Grindels.

-Economy Institute of Latvian Academy of Sciences organizes a discussion ‘Business environment in Latvia’s regions: perspectives for development’.

Wednesday, 8 June:

-RISEBA-H2O 6 architecture-media centre hosts a conference ‘Market of responsible ideas 2016’. During this event, specialists of different Latvian enterprises will share their ideas to assist with the growth of other Latvian companies.

-Tele2 Shared Service Centre opens in Riga.

-Agriculture Ministry’s experts and specialists from the Food and Veterinary Service discuss the use of food additives and their listing on food product labels.

-At Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Latvian Partnership of Construction Entrepreneurs and Business against shadow economy association present a study on shadow economy in construction industry.

-Finance Minister Dana Reizniece-Ozola participates in the Economic Forum in Brussels, Belgium, where experts will discuss structural reforms, the monetary-economic union, investments as an instrument for development and the report of five presidents in regards to the expansion of the monetary-economic union.

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

-Deputy state secretary to Finance Ministry on finance policy matters Liga Klavina participates in a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Nordic Investment Bank in Helsinki, Finland.

-Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs travels to Kyiv, where he will meet with the new Agrarian and Food Policy Minister Taras Kutov.

Thursday, 9 June:

-As part of the European project Infinite Solutions, Riga City Council holds a seminar ‘Innovative solutions to optimize heating systems in municipalities’.

-Bibliotēka N°1 restaurant holds the Sustainable Development Index award ceremony.

-Finance Ministry holds an annual meeting of the Financial Instrument of the European Economic Area and Norway.

-Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports data on Latvia’s foreign trade in April 2016.

Friday, 10 June:

-In Wooden Riga Centre, Altum organization for development to hold a large-scale information event for young businessmen ‘Fair for the support of emerging businessmen’.

-Agriculture Ministry hosts a meeting of the board of Agricultural Organizations Cooperation Council. During the meeting, officials will discuss offers of member organizations to change the tax policy, Agriculture Ministry’s plans to adopt a diversified VAT rate for food products.


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