On September 23-24, Prime Minister of Estonia Andrus Ansip and Prime Minister of Lithuania Andrius Kubilius will pay a working visit to Latvia within the framework of the Baltic Council of Ministers.
Thursday, September 23
Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis will meet the Prime Minister of Estonia and the Prime Minister of Lithuania. During the official dinner, it is planned to familiarize with the Report on the Baltic and Nordic Cooperation. The drafting of the report is coordinated by two top-level representatives – former Prime Minister of Latvia Valdis Birkavs and former Minister for Defence of Denmark Søren Gade. A TV/photo opportunity is planned at the beginning of the meeting, at 17.25 Beletage Hall, Latvian National Opera, 3 Aspazijas blvd.
17.10. – 17.20 arrival of the media representatives, security control
Friday, September 24
9.00 – 10.30 Prime Ministers of the Baltic countries will participate in the discussion of the 11th Baltic Economic Forum on the experience gained in overcoming the global economic and financial crisis, future challenges and role of the EU Baltic Sea region strategy for a competitive region.
Media opportunity. Omega Hall, 2nd floor, Radisson Blue Hotel Latvia. Accreditation by Monday, September 20, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone.: 67326562
11.00 Working session of the Baltic Council of Ministers will be held where the reports of the Ministries of Finance and Economics of the Baltic countries will be presented on the most suitable forms of cooperation to improve the coordination in the area of economics and finances, paying a particular attention to the taxation policy, as well as an agreement will be reached on further activities. A TV/photo opportunity at the beginning of the meeting. The Gold Hall, 3rd floor, the Latvian Society House
10.45-10.55 arrival of the media representatives and security control
13.00 – 13.30 PRESS CONFERENCE of the Baltic Council of Ministers will be held in the Club Hall, 2nd floor, the Latvian Society House
12.45 – 12.55 arrival of the media representatives, security control
Attention to the media!
All media representatives willing to cover the meeting of the Baltic Council of Ministers are requested to apply for participation by Wednesday, September 22, e-mail:
email@example.com or phone: 67082905.
Latvia hosts the meeting of the Baltic Council of Ministers within the framework of its presidency of Baltic Council of Ministers in 2010. The Baltic Council of Ministers (BCM) is a cooperation institution of the governments of Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania and it was established on June13, 1994. The BCM aims at ensuring continuity of cooperation between the countries at the executive level.
Phone: 67082905 / 29457329