The Third Action Plan for Open Government Partnership of Latvia will promote public participation in decision-making, progress towards "zero bureaucracy", as well as the strengthening of ethical values in public administration and transparency in decision-making, procurement procedures and state-owned capital companies.
On Saturday 4 November, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis participated in the Latvia-India Transport and Logistics Conference in Mumbai (India).
On Saturday 4 November, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Chennamaneni Vidyasagar Rao, Governor of the state of Maharashtra in India. The meeting mainly focused on cooperation in the fields of education, science and culture.
On Friday 3 November, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Prime Minister of India Narendra Damodardas Modi in Deli (India).
On Thursday 19 October, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission (EC) in Brussels.
On Thursday 5 October, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis held a meeting with Phil Hogan, the EU Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development in Rīga.
On Thursday 28 September, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis participated in the informal dinner for the Heads of State and Government of the European Union (EU) hosted by the Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas and Donald Tusk, President of the European Council.
Within the framework of the summit, the European Union (EU) Heads of State and Government focused on two topics - "The Future of Governance" and "The Economy and the Future of Society". During the session "The Future of Governance", a debate was held on the role of EU state and public authorities in fostering confidence in free and open Internet and society. At the second session, "The Economy and the Future of Society", the Heads of State and Government discussed what infrastructure will be needed in the future to ensure the development of the European data economy.
On Wednesday 27 September, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Mark Rutte, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in The Hague. During the meeting, the parties discussed the co-operation between the two countries, current developments of the European Union (EU) and security policy.
On Friday 15 September, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
At the meeting, the officials discussed the regular OECD Economic Survey of Latvia.