Latvian Institute, 05.02.2013, Economy
Latvian Institute, 04.02.2013, Economy
Latvian Institute, 04.02.2013, Sport
- Latvia’s Retail Trade Turnover Up 9,7% in 2012
Data of the Central Statistical Bureau show that compared to 2011, the total retail trade turnover at constant prices in 2012 increased by 9,7%, of which in food commodity group – by 3,1%, but in enterprises selling non-food products – by 12,9%
Latvian Institute, 01.02.2013, Economy
- Parliament Passes Euro Adoption Bill in Final Reading
The Latvian parliament Saeima has passed the euro adoption bill in the third and final reading.
Latvian Institute, 31.01.2013
- 74,2% of Foreign Online Media Publications about Latvia in 2012 - Positive
According to the media monitoring data by Latvian Institute, in 2012, 74,2% of all articles by foreign online media mentioning Latvia have been positive.
Latvian Institute, 30.01.2013, Society
- New Guinness World Record for Latvia - Longest Telephone Conversation
Guinness World Records today approved Latvia’s bid for the longest telephone conversation by a team.
Latvian Institute, 29.01.2013, Society
- National Opera to Guest at Moscow Bolshoi with Two Productions
For four evenings, February 7-10, the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow will sparkle with two guest productions from Riga - the National Opera (LNO) Company will present its "Yevgeny Onegin" and "Lucia di Lammermoor"
Culture.lv, 29.01.2013, Culture
- Latvia Rebounds Vigorously Despite Problems in EU – IMF
Latvia continues to rebound vigorously from the deep downturn in 2008–09, despite recession in the euro area, states a Public Information Notice released by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Latvian Institute, 28.01.2013, Economy
- Dombrovskis in Davos: Fiscal Discipline is the Basis for Development
During the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos (Switzerland), the Prime Minister of Latvia Valdis Dombrovskis emphasized that strengthening of the fiscal discipline in the European Union is the essential precondition for regaining stability.
State Chancellery, 28.01.2013, Economy
- Latvian Animated Film Awarded as Best in its Category in India’s Festival
Animated film from Latvia „Lotte and the Moonstone Secret” has been named best animated film in the 8th International Children’s Film Festival in India.
Latvian Institute, 24.01.2013