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Exploring new premises of exprienced lawyers office COBALT

More than 30 AmCham members gathered at COBALT office to find out more about Intellectual Property Rights and explore new office premises.

 
 
Tackling the Grey Economy in Latvia

70 members and guests attended the AmCham Outlook to discuss the shadow economy and its impact on Latvia’s business environment on January 18 at SSE Riga.

 
 
Development of the investment climate in Latvia: the viewpoints of foreign investors

FICIL launched its report FICIL Sentiment Index 2015 -2016: Development of the investment climate in Latvia: the viewpoints of foreign investors at the beginning of December

 
 
The future development of the State Revenue Service

Ilze Cīrule, the new Director General of the State Revenue Service - gave an insight into the main principles of cooperation with customers and interested parties as well as the main areas of improvement during the first AmCham luncheon in of 2017.

 
 
AmCham Board meets to decide upon strategy of 2017

On January 16, Board and Staff attended semi-annual strategic meeting to decide upon AmCham key priority areas.

 
 
Joint Chamber Tourism Working Group meeting

25 Tourism Working Group members gathered at the Ministry of Economics to continue discussion about the strategy for Latvia's tourism development.

 
 
AmCham supports openness of higher education systems

AmCham Latvia supports openness of higher education systems and such language rules for higher education that would be based on the European Union Member States' languages.

 
 
Welcome new board member - Zinta Jansons

Zinta Jansons, Partner of Klavins Ellex replaces Eric Michael Trusiewicz and begins her service on the Board as of December 5, 2016.

 
 
AmCham members donate in a true Christmas spirit

On December 6, AmCham hosted its Annual Christmas Charity reception on the 27th floor of the Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija. The event was hosted by AmCham President Arnis Kakulis.

 
 
CBRE Baltics offers New premises in a Leed Gold Certified office building

CBRE Baltics offers new premises in a LEED GOLD CERTIFIED office building Zaļā 1 located in the central business district of Riga for rent.

 
 
The Best New Translator of 2016 Has Been Determined

The annual Best New Translator 2016 competition concluded on 2 December 2016, and this year's winner is Ieva Tīrmane, an English language specialist from Ventspils University College.

 
 
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Exploring new premises of exprienced lawyers office COBALT

More than 30 AmCham members gathered at COBALT office to find out more about Intellectual Property Rights and explore new office premises.

 
 
Tackling the Grey Economy in Latvia

70 members and guests attended the AmCham Outlook to discuss the shadow economy and its impact on Latvia’s business environment on January 18 at SSE Riga.

 
 
Development of the investment climate in Latvia: the viewpoints of foreign investors

FICIL launched its report FICIL Sentiment Index 2015 -2016: Development of the investment climate in Latvia: the viewpoints of foreign investors at the beginning of December

 
 
The future development of the State Revenue Service

Ilze Cīrule, the new Director General of the State Revenue Service - gave an insight into the main principles of cooperation with customers and interested parties as well as the main areas of improvement during the first AmCham luncheon in of 2017.

 
 
AmCham Board meets to decide upon strategy of 2017

On January 16, Board and Staff attended semi-annual strategic meeting to decide upon AmCham key priority areas.

 
 
Joint Chamber Tourism Working Group meeting

25 Tourism Working Group members gathered at the Ministry of Economics to continue discussion about the strategy for Latvia's tourism development.

 
 
AmCham members donate in a true Christmas spirit

On December 6, AmCham hosted its Annual Christmas Charity reception on the 27th floor of the Radisson Blu Hotel Latvija. The event was hosted by AmCham President Arnis Kakulis.

 
 
Nasdaq announces winners of Baltic Market Awards 2016

Nasdaq announced the winners of the Baltic Market Awards 2016 during the live video bridge ceremony co-hosted by Nasdaq Baltic stock exchanges in Tallinn, Riga, and Vilnius on January 26.

 
 
     
 

January 2017

 
     
 

Welcome to our latest newsletter. The beginning of the year have been busy and we have prepared many interesting events for you in February. Just click on the links below to register! We met new Director General of the State Revenue Service, discussed the shadow economy and its impact on Latvia’s business environment. We also had a chance to tour around new COBALT office premises and approved AmCham key priority areas for this year.

 
     
     
 

Upcoming events

 
     

Feb 09, 2017 - Feb 10, 2017

Strengthening the Baltic Cooperation
 
     

Feb 21, 2017

Assessing the Impact of Disinformation on Business

from 09:30 till 13:00

 
     

Feb 23, 2017

Geopolitical developments and transatlantic trade

from 11:30 till 14:00

 
     

Mar 02, 2017

Spring Opera Night. Premiere of Carmen

from 18:00 till 22:00

 
     

Mar 16, 2017

4 board members to Board of Directors elected

from 19:00 till 21:00

 
     

Apr 06, 2017

Business & Talent Forum: Making Companies Interesting to Millenials

from 15:00 till 18:00

 
     
 

Special Offers

 
     
 

IFC Coaching Conversations - Neuroscience for Leadership

 
     
 

Conference: Export.Import.Development 2017

 
     
 

BBA Open Day at Riga Business School

 
     
 
 
 
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