Latvia's story When we meet our friends and partners outside Latvia, we want to explain Latvia to others by telling our stories.What does Latvia mean to you? And what are the words that you would use to describe Latvia? Everyone has their own unique answer.We all have our..
Signe Baumane's "Rocks in My Pockets" Nominated for "Oscar" Signe Baumane's full-length animated picture "Rocks in My Pockets" will be the official selection from Latvia, hoping for one of the five nominations for an Academy Award in the category: "Best Foreign Language Film".

Latvian Institute, 15.09.2014, Culture

Film Festival "Baltic Pearl" Held in Rīga In 2014, "Baltic Pearl" lasts from September 12 to 21, introducing a wide variety of international movie repertoire. The festival traditionally presents the best of the Cannes, Venice and Berlin film festivals.

Latvian Institute, 15.09.2014, Culture

Unemployment Rate Down to 8.4% Latvia's registered unemployment rate has decreased in all regions and largest cities, according to data by the State Employment Agency.

Latvian Institute, 15.09.2014, Economy

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