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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