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Economic and Political calendar of Latvia. June 25-28, 2013

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUTuesday, June 25:

-Latvian Agriculture Ministry holds a social discussion of the main conditions of the long-term aquaculture development strategy for 2014-2020.

-During the international science congress dedicated to the research into the history of modernism in Barcelona, Spain, a report is compiled about Liepaja.

-Rural Support Service begins accepting applications for receiving funding from the European Fishery Fund as part of the Investments for production, processing, machinery, infrastructure or marketing (a total of LVL 1.82 million).

-Director of Finance Ministry’s Fiscal Policy Department Nil Sakss participates in the meeting of deputies of the Economy and Finance Committee.

-Agriculture Minister Laimdota Straujuma participates in the meeting of the EU Agriculture and Fisheries Council.

-Meeting of the Latvian Cabinet of Ministers.

Wednesday, June 26:

-As part of the Eurowoods project, the Latvian Agriculture Ministry holds a seminar titled Forestry as a tool to reduce CO2 emissions into the atmosphere.

-Meeting of the Foreign Economic Policy Coordination Council.

-Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis participates in a festive ceremony in the European Parliament. As part of this ceremony, one of the building’s hallways will be named the Baltic Way.

Thursday, June 27:

-Riga holds a seminar of the Organization for the development and cooperation of the countries of Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe.

-Meeting of the Latvian government euro adoption committee. During this meeting, risk management, price monitoring and the readiness of Latvia’s commercial banks for euro adoption will be discussed.

-President of Latvia Andris Berzins meets with participants of the American Latvian Association project “Hello, Latvia!”

-Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis participates in the meeting of the European Council in Brussels, Belgium.

Friday, June 28:

-Innovative solutions of green technologies seminar at the Riga City Council organized by the Riga Energy Agency.

-Latvian Agriculture Minister Laimdota Straujuma meets with Finance Minister Andris Vilks in order to discuss the development of agriculture, forestry and fishery in the next three years.

-The Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia reports the data about the turnover of retail trade I May 2013 and the changes in construction costs in May 2013.

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