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Political calendar of Latvia. 15 – 19 August, 2016

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-President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis and Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis take part in the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Aglona.

-Mayor of Riga Nil Ushakov visits Rīgas satiksme to have a look at the first seven buses Rīgas satiksme plans to hand over to Riga schools.

Tuesday, 16 August:

-President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis awards the 3rd Grade Three Star Order to opera singer Aleksandr Antonenko.

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers Committee. During the meeting, officials will review the plan for the realization of the main points in the development of the insolvency policy in 2016-2020.

-Meeting of the parliamentary investigations committee. During the meeting, members of the committee will discuss matters related to corruption prevention, lobbying, influence of contraband and organized crime on tax administration, investigation of economic crimes and personal responsibility of officials of Justice Ministry, Interior Affairs Ministry, Finance Ministry and other institutions.

-Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis hosts a meeting of the Coalition Parties Council.

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Wednesday, 17 August:

-President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis presents credentials to Latvia’s ambassadors in Canada, Georgia, Turkey, as well as Lithuania’s ambassador in Latvia.

-Education and Science Minister Karlis Sadurskis meets with participants of Expo – Sciences Aurope 2016.

Thursday, 18 August:

-Meeting of the Saeima Praesidium.

-Meeting of Jurmala City Council.

-Education and Science Minister Karlis Sadurskis takes part in a regional seminar for education industry workers organized to discuss the updates of the 2016-2017 school year in Valmiera.

-Meeting of state secretaries.

Friday, 19 August:

-Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis takes part in a discussion titled ‘Have we become more independent in the past 25 years?’.

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