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Monday, 26.01.2015, 14:25
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.
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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.
An international panel of experts has recommended to the European Commission to approve Kaunas City Municipality's application Kaunas of 1919-1940 and to include the city in the list of the European Heritage Label sites. The European Commission will adopt a decision by 15 February 2015, reports LETA/ELTA.
Jurmala City Council representatives are denying the public rumors about "New Wave", "KVN", and "Comedy Club" exiting Latvia, the Jurmala City Council informed LETA.
The Bank of Latvia is issuing a new EUR 5 collector coin dedicated to the Baroque art style in Courland (Kurzeme) today, reports LETA.
On 8 December, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Edgars Rinkevics, met with the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Education and Culture of the Principality of Liechtenstein, Dr. Aurelia Frick, who had arrived in Latvia for a working visit, reported BC the Latvian MFA.