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News Latvia » Economy: Bigger wages, support to manufacturing among Latvian EcoMin priorities in 2018

News channel or source: http://www.baltic-course.com/eng/analytics/?doc=136947
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

"As Latvia marks its centenary this year, everyone in Latvia should feel improvement in national as well as personal well-being. The government must keep working to speed up economic growth in Latvia. Our goal is to achieve that every third employee in ...

News Latvia » Economy: Georgian, Latvian Parliaments Sign Strategic Partnership Memorandum

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/18012018-georgian-latvian-parliaments-sign-strategic-partnership-memorandum/
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

held talks with his Latvian counterpart Ināra Mūrniece, as well as Foreign and Economy Ministers, Edgars Rinkēvičs and Arvils Aseradens, respectively. The two parliamentary chairs discussed future cooperation between the two countries’ legislatures ...

News Latvia » Economy: M. Kučinskis: Latvia and Japan have a great potential for economic cooperation

News channel or source: http://www.4-traders.com/news/M-Ku-269-inskis-Latvia-and-Japan-have-a-great-potential-for-economic-cooperation--25809214/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

On Saturday 13 January, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe in Rīga. During the meeting, M.Kučinskis noted that Latvia is a stable and secure partner of Japan, and welcomed Japan's initiative to foster co ...

News Latvia » Economy: India behind Pakistan in Inclusive Development Index, says World Economic Forum report

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/business/2018/jan/23/india-behind-pakistan-in-inclusive-development-index-says-world-economic-forum-report-1761817.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

The World Economic Forum also noted that the rich and poor countries ... The top five emerging economies are Lithuania, Hungary, Azerbaijan, Latvia and Poland. The WEF also noted that the rich and poor countries alike are struggling to protect future ...

News Latvia » Economy: World Economic Forum ranks India at 62nd place on Inclusive Development Index

News channel or source: http://www.hindustantimes.com/india-news/world-economic-forum-ranks-india-at-62nd-place-on-inclusive-development-index/story-4pr9IR1Vc3ya5ls4099D5O.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Norway remains the world’s most inclusive advanced economy, while Lithuania again tops the list of ... The top-five most inclusive emerging economies are Lithuania, Hungary, Azerbaijan, Latvia and Poland. Performance is mixed among BRICS economies ...

News Latvia » Economy: Latvian formin highlights contribution by the Foreign Service to Latvia’s centenary celebration worldwide

News channel or source: https://www.baltictimes.com/latvian_formin_highlights_contribution_by_the_foreign_service_to_latvia_s_centenary_celebration_worldwide/
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

The centenary is an excellent opportunity for attracting the attention of our foreign cooperation partners to Latvia’s achievements and promote further cooperation in economic, cultural and other types of projects, said the Minister. This, he added ...

News Latvia » Economy: Abe in Latvia Calls for Pressure on North Korea

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-13/abe-in-latvia-calls-for-reinforcing-pressure-on-north-korea
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

Abe also called for a swift ratification of the EU-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement ... Japan’s prime minister is on a five-day European visit, with stops in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Bulgaria, Serbia and Romania. Before it's here, it's on the ...

News Latvia » Economy: Japan, Latvia to cooperate in adding pressure on North Korea

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/Japan-Latvia-to-cooperate-in-adding-pressure-on-North-Korea
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

The two leaders also affirmed in their meeting in the Latvian capital Riga the need to promote economic ties by taking advantage of Latvia's position as a logistics center in the Baltic region, Japanese officials said. As Abe called for a tough approach to ...

News Latvia » Economy: Ukraine's adding Estonia to offshore watchlist damaging economic relations

News channel or source: https://news.err.ee/655085/ukraine-s-adding-estonia-to-offshore-watchlist-damaging-economic-relations
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

"We've raised the issue through our embassy [in Kiev] as well as with the Ukrainian president, who has expressed understanding for our situation, and also with the ministry of finance and the prime minister's economic policy advisor," Mikser said.

News Latvia » Economy: Latvia country profile

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-17522134
Publication date: hursday 13 June 2013

The move came a matter of weeks after it joined Nato. For centuries Latvia was primarily an agricultural country, with seafaring, fishing and forestry as other important economic factors. Like its Baltic neighbours, Latvia has made a rapid transition to ...