On February 2, the Cabinet of Ministers decided to hand over the source code, operational guidelines and the necessary technical documentation of the Latvian mobile app ”Football” aimed at promoting the cooperation with the public to reduce administrative burden and disproportionate bureaucracy to the Directorate-General for Informatics (EC) free of charge.
On Wednesday, January 27, on the occasion of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the introductory words of Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma were presented at the launch of the book "Beyond this Gate Moans the Earth: Salaspils Camp 1941-1944" held at the Latvian War Museum.
On Monday, January 18, Speaker of the Parliament of Georgia David Usupashvili paid a visit to Latvia, and in the Cabinet of Ministers met Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma. During discussion with D.Usupashvili L.Straujuma emphasized that Latvia will further support Georgia in its reform processes and welcomes the progress towards strengthening Georgia as a safe, democratic and developed state. "We are and will remain friends of Georgia!" – said L.Straujuma.
The State Chancellery has received the order by President Raimonds Vējonis stating that Māris Kučinskis has been nominated for the post of the Prime Minister.