Riga, 27 November, 2014. – Conference of Presidents of the European Parliament will visit Latvia on 3-4 December, 2014 to discuss the upcoming Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union with Latvian officials. The delegation will be led by the President of the European Parliament Martin Schulz, for whom this will be the first visit to Latvia.
On Thursday, November 20, Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma held a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg to discuss the strengthening of Alliance's security and defence after
On Friday, November 14, the representatives of the government and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) held a meeting with Henri Malosse, President of the European Economic and Social Committee to discuss challenges and opportunities for NGOs during Latvia’s Presidency.
On Wednesday, November 5, in presence of President Andris Bērziņš, Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma chaired the first formal sitting of the new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers.