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Friday, 06.05.2016, 10:21
19,000 people visited the newly restored/renovated Latvian National Art Museum on the first day after opening its doors to the public on Wednesday, LETA was informed by the Riga City Council's public relations department.
7th-8th of June Radisson Blu Hotel will become a unique business communication and experience sharing platform for key market players, as part of an annual WealthPro conference & expo.
Speaking at the opening meeting of African Student Week, an event staged by African students studying in Estonia, President Toomas Hendrik Ilves said that students coming from Africa are welcome in Estonia, informs LETA/BNS.
The Russian economy remains in a state of protracted recession, resulting from a combination of negative factors, of both external and internal nature, the head of the EU delegation to Russia, Vygaudas Usackas, told BNS in an interview, cites LETA.
Estonia's aim is to have a bigger say in global security issues and one of our biggest foreign political goals after EU presidency is becoming a temporary member of the United Nations Security Council, Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas said on May 2nd during meetings at the UN headquarters in New York, informs LETA/BNS.
Around 2,000 cyclists participated in the traditional Critical Mass cycling event in Riga on May 1st, informs LETA.
During the meeting, Latvian PM Maris Kucinskis highlighted the close bilateral cooperation with Germany by pointing out that Latvia appreciates the active political dialogue and Germany’s support for Latvia in defense, economy and education, as well as in other fields. This year marks the 95th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations and 25 years since their restoration after Latvia regained its independence, informed BC the press secretary to the Prime Minister.
In an interview with LETA, Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze said that Georgia is an excellent place for Latvian entrepreneurs, where they can develop their operations and ensure exports of their goods. He also called on Latvian business representatives to utilize the Georgian market, which has only increased in recent years.
Estonia's Minister of Culture Indrek Saar and Tong Gang, deputy minister of China's State Administration of Press, Publication, Radio, Film and Television, signed an agreement on cinematographic cooperation between the two countries in Beijing on Friday that will simplify the co-production of films and cooperation between film professionals of the two countries, informs LETA/BNS.
During the Nordic Star festival everyone will have the opportunity to enjoy a special sampling menu created by the Chef for one evening only.
On Thursday, 28 April, at the Hannover Messe in Germany, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis opened Latvia’s national stand at the world’s most significant industrial trade fair, informed BC PM’s press service.
Bosco Company invites to participate in the b2b Conference & Expo. WealthPro Latvia, Riga 2016 – 7-8th of June 2016, Hotel Radisson BLU.
Sourcing managers, officials and journalists of the Beijing region can taste food made in Estonia during the Estonian week in China, which takes place from April 24-30, informs LETA/BNS.
Nordic, Baltic and Central European countries agreed on April 22nd to maintain a sceptical stance on migration quotas during a meeting in Latvia between nations from the so-called Nordic Baltic Eight (NB8) and the Visegrad group in Jurmala, informs LETA/ DPA.
Riga will host the next Summit of EU Capital City Mayors in 2017, the Riga City Council informs LETA.