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Welcome Video: Latvia - a Country to be Proud Of!

We’re probably not the first country that springs to mind when talking about innovations and business, but that’s because we’re not all about the big and flashy. Coming from a country with no mountains, we've found our ways to reach higher - our people fly, our internet zooms and our robots rock. Welcome to Latvia – the host of the next Presidency of the EU Council – the country that can be proud!

European Capital of Culture in Rīga – a Resounding Success

“Riga’s year as a European Capital of Culture and the implemented programme have been a success story for Riga and Latvia, and this experience should be put to good use in the long term,” says Diāna Čivle, Director of the “Riga 2014” Foundation.

Rīga 2014 - European Capital of Culture, 22.12.2014

Time to Get in Touch With Our Pagan Roots

It’s that time of year again. That time, when cities become ghost towns, when everything closes, and we leave ‘civilization’ behind to get in touch with our pagan roots. June 23rd , “Jāņi”, is almost here.

Daina Ruduša, "Riga 2014" project coordinator, Latvian Institute, 19.06.2014

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