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Latvian President refuses to rule out possibility of Putin visit - The Baltic Times

Latvian President Andris Berzins has said that he does not agree with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite's repeated description of Russ......

Lies must be revealed: Lithuanian President on Russian propaganda - The Baltic Times

At their meeting in Brussels, the heads of European countries will be looking for ways to combat disinformation spread by Russia.The Europ......

Saeima in Latvia approves in principle full-scale transition to electronic auctions

Latvian Saeima today approved in principle amendments to the Civil Procedure Law, proposed by the Justice Ministry, which stipulate switching to electronic auctions from July 1, 2015, reports LETA.

Belevics: by 2065, the average lifespan in Latvia should be 90 years

Health Minister Guntis Belevics (Greens/Farmers) intends to use the Health Ministry's Latvian Health Platform to reduce the percentage of the population who smoke and (ab)use alcohol or drugs to 1% by 2065, reports LETA.

Latvian Reform Party to be liquidated

The board of the Reform Party has made the decision to begin the party's liquidation process, the party's chairman and current MP Vjaceslavs Dombrovskis (Reform Party/Unity) told LETA today.

Latvian Saeima approves keeping 9% microenterprise tax in place

Reviewing the bill on microenterprise tax in the second reading today, Saeima decided that the rate would remain 9% during a three-month period after a microenterprise is established, provided that the question of compulsory social contributions paid by employees is solved, informs LETA.