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Thursday, 05.03.2015, 13:55
Prime Minister of Lithuania Algirdas Butkevicius has met with the first in-coming Ambassador of Israel to Lithuania Amir Maimon. The prime minister has welcomed the newly-appointed ambassador, discussed prospects for cooperation, and touched on other topical matters, reported LETA/ELTA the press service of the prime minister.
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The Immovable Cultural Heritage Assessment Council (NTPVT) decided to ignore the conclusion of the Cultural Heritage Centre (KPC) and not to exclude the sculptures of Vilnius Green Bridge from the list of protected cultural monuments, reports LETA/ELTA.
On 3 February 2015, the annual Latvia-India political consultations took place with Andrejs Pildegovics, State Secretary of the Foreign Ministry of Latvia, and Navtej Singh Sarna, Secretary (West) of the Ministry of External Affairs of the Republic of India, reports BC the Latvian MFA.
Reconstruction costs of the Latvian National Museum of Art will increase by EUR 1.2 million, as the newspaper "Diena" reports, cites LETA.
Lithuania will establish a consulate general in Los Angeles, making it the country's first consulate general in the West Coast of the United States, informs LETA/ELTA.
In an interview with LETA, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics said that whether or not to organize the New Wave pop music contest in Jurmala is up to the organizers themselves.
The State Culture Capital Fund in tandem with the Latvian State Forests/Latvijas Valsts mezi/LVM company, in the target area "Cultural Events of National Importance", have allocated EUR 1.31 million for 62 projects in 2015, reports LETA.