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Minimum downtime benefit amount will be EUR 330, but the maximum - EUR 1000

11 November 2020

On Tuesday, the Cabinet of Ministers supported the proposal of the Ministry of Economics to pay benefits in the amount of EUR 330 to EUR 1000 per month to personswho have become idle during the Covid-19 crisis. The support measures will be applied from the first day of the state of emergency, November 9, until December 31 of this year. ... Read more

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Latvia exported record EUR 1.275 billion worth of goods in September

11 November 2020

Latvia exported EUR 1.275 billion worth of goods in September 2020, which is a new monthly record, according to the preliminary data released on Tuesday by the CentralStatistical Bureau (CSB). In the first nine months of 2020, Latvia exported EUR 9.457 billion worth of goods, down 1.3 percent from the respective period a year ago, whileLatvia's nine-month imports fell 8.1 percent on year to EUR 10.9 billion.... Read more

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Check out the latest CBRE Baltics Investment Marketview

20 October 2020

Check out the latest Baltics Investment Market Review prepared by the CBRE Baltics! The pandemic had a significant effect on the commercial real estate market in Europe and the Baltics. The investment volume in Europe for the first nine months reached EUR 184 bln, 11% down on the same period last year.... Read more

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CSR Latvia Invites to Join its Responsible Ambassadors Program

28 September 2020

For the sixth time, NCCL member - CSR Latvia welcomes participants to join the "Responsible Business Ambassadors" program, which is suitable for representatives of companies and organizations (managers, partners and specialists), as well as for anyone interested in understanding and learning the principles of corporate social responsibility and sustainability. ... Read more

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FICIL Invites to Join their Working Groups

24 September 2020

To continue developing recommendations for the public sector regarding the business environment in Latvia, the Foreign Investors' Council in Latvia invites their members, including members of the Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia, to sign up to work groups of interest.... Read more

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NCCL Launches its New Season at the Brand New Origo One

17 September 2020

With a visit to the most recent development project by Linstow Center Management in the city of Riga - Origo One Business Center scheduled for Thursday, September 17, the Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia is officially re-launching its active season this year.... Read more

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Norwegian Establishes Support Office Company in Latvia

16 September 2020

NCCL welcomes the news published by the airline company Norwegian regarding their plans of establishing a fully owned support office in Riga, Latvia. Norwegian announced their plans publicly this week as part of the company's strategy to centralize important functions as well as shifting from outsourcing to insourcing. The support office, formally known as Norwegian Air Resources Latvia, will serve Norwegian's operations globally through delivering a range of support functions. This means that several new positions in Riga will be filled before the end of 2020 and continuing into 2021, says a statement by the company. ... Read more