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Political Calendar of Latvia. 2 – 6 May 2016

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUMonday, 2 May:

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers Committee. During this meeting, the committee will view the draft on the adoption of a model of education management for adults for 2016-2020 and the draft of the Law on the Processing of Aircraft Passengers Data.

-Meeting of the parliamentary European Affairs Committee at the customer service centre of the Central Finance and Contracting Agency.

-State Secretary to Latvian Defence Ministry Janis Garisons travels to USA with an official visit. There he will meet with American officials to discuss support for Europe, the presence of US military in Latvia and preparations for the upcoming NATO summit in Warsaw.

-Joint tactical exercises of Latvia’s National Armed Forces and units of Latvian Interior Affairs Ministry.

Tuesday, 3 May:

-Meetings of standing Saeima committees:

Education, Culture and Science Committee discusses the possible solutions to the problem related to the lack of funding for the issue of Scientist Emeritus status to distinguished individuals;

Defence, Internal Affairs and Corruption Prevention Committee discusses the participation of Latvian troops in international missions;

Budget-Finance Committee views amendments to the Law on State Revenue Service and Law on the Application of Taxes in Freeports and Special Economic Areas;

Social and Employment Matters Committee views amendments to the Labour Law;

Audit Committee discusses the progress of reconstruction of the Saeima building on Jekaba Street 6/8.

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Wednesday, 4 May:

-Festive meeting of the Saeima dedicated to the Day of Restoration of Independence of the Republic of Latvia.

Thursday, 5 May:

-A discussion organized in the Big Hall of Meetings of Latvian Local Governments Association – ‘What does a woman need to give birth to another child?’

Friday, 6 May:

-Open Doors Day at the Latvian National Defence Academy.

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