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Meet AmCham Event

June's Meet AmCham event, filled with new insights and fun, was a success. AmCham's new members of 2016/2017 were introduced, and speakers Vanda Dauksta (Riga Toastmasters) and Elena Zlygosteva (Career Evolution Coaching) offered strategies to succeed as networkers in the business world. Members participated in interactive workshops to practice their networking skills.

 
 
Breakfast on Future of Health Care in Latvia

Our June business breakfast meeting discussion was devoted to the future of health care in Latvia with State Secretary of the Ministry of Health Karlis Ketners and industry professionals Olga Condorfa (Aon Baltic) and Dins Smits (Repharm).

 
 
June Business After Hours: From Passion to Business

Our monthly Business After Hours in June was hosted by Rocket Bean Roastery. Rocket Bean founders shared their journey in creating a successful brand that revolves around a true passion for coffee. Members enjoyed food and drink and participated in a taste test.

 
 
AmCham members visit the State Revenue Service

On June 15, members visited the State Revenue Service to meet with the Director General Ilze Cīrule, had a tour through the new headquarters, seminar on taxes, EDS and data security as well as engaged in a thoughtful Q&A session.

 
 
Help children in need to get ready for school

Let's help children left without their biological parents get ready for school! The Latvian Foster Family Association kindly asks to support their annual campaign "School children must go to school".

 
 
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Meet AmCham Event

June's Meet AmCham event, filled with new insights and fun, was a success. AmCham's new members of 2016/2017 were introduced, and speakers Vanda Dauksta (Riga Toastmasters) and Elena Zlygosteva (Career Evolution Coaching) offered strategies to succeed as networkers in the business world. Members participated in interactive workshops to practice their networking skills.

 
 
Breakfast on Future of Health Care in Latvia

Our June business breakfast meeting discussion was devoted to the future of health care in Latvia with State Secretary of the Ministry of Health Karlis Ketners and industry professionals Olga Condorfa (Aon Baltic) and Dins Smits (Repharm).

 
 
June Business After Hours: From Passion to Business

Our monthly Business After Hours in June was hosted by Rocket Bean Roastery. Rocket Bean founders shared their journey in creating a successful brand that revolves around a true passion for coffee. Members enjoyed food and drink and participated in a taste test.

 
 
AmCham members visit the State Revenue Service

On June 15, members visited the State Revenue Service to meet with the Director General Ilze Cīrule, had a tour through the new headquarters, seminar on taxes, EDS and data security as well as engaged in a thoughtful Q&A session.

 
 
SSE Riga study: Shadow Economy Index for the Baltic countries

The results of the study “Shadow Economy Index for the Baltic countries” show that Latvia saw a slight contraction of the shadow economy in 2016, thus continuing the long-term trend since 2013. In contrast, there has been a modest increase in the size of shadow economies in Lithuania and Estonia.

 
 
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Meet AmCham Event

June's Meet AmCham event, filled with new insights and fun, was a success. AmCham's new members of 2016/2017 were introduced, and speakers Vanda Dauksta (Riga Toastmasters) and Elena Zlygosteva (Career Evolution Coaching) offered strategies to succeed as networkers in the business world. Members participated in interactive workshops to practice their networking skills.

 
 
Breakfast on Future of Health Care in Latvia

Our June business breakfast meeting discussion was devoted to the future of health care in Latvia with State Secretary of the Ministry of Health Karlis Ketners and industry professionals Olga Condorfa (Aon Baltic) and Dins Smits (Repharm).

 
 
June Business After Hours: From Passion to Business

Our monthly Business After Hours in June was hosted by Rocket Bean Roastery. Rocket Bean founders shared their journey in creating a successful brand that revolves around a true passion for coffee. Members enjoyed food and drink and participated in a taste test.

 
 
AmCham members visit the State Revenue Service

On June 15, members visited the State Revenue Service to meet with the Director General Ilze Cīrule, had a tour through the new headquarters, seminar on taxes, EDS and data security as well as engaged in a thoughtful Q&A session.

 
 
SEB banka, AbbVie and RISEBA among most sustainable companies

Annual sustainability performance was recently evaluated by many companies in Latvia. We are proud of our members' achievements in the Sustainability Index 2017: SEB banka achieved Platinum, AbbVie and RISEBA Silver. Overall 7 Platinum, 19 Gold, 22 Silver and 6 Bronze awards were given.

 
 
     
 

June 2017

 
     
 

Welcome to our June newsletter. This month we visited State Revenue Service, introduced our new members during Meet AmCham Event and had very inspiring Business After Hours thanks to Rocket Bean Roastery founders who shared their journey in creating a successful brand. We also had an opportunity to discuss the future of healthcare in Latvia with the Ministry of Health, Aon Latvia and Repharm. Don`t miss the event of the year tomorrow - U.S. Independence Day Picnic!

 
     
     
 

Upcoming events

 
     

Jul 01, 2017

Celebrating 241st Anniversary of U.S. Independence

from 13:00 till 16:00

 
     

Sep 28, 2017

A night at the Opera - Premiere of Turaidas Roze

from 18:00 till 22:30

 
     
 

Special Offers

 
     
 

Business lunch at Le Dome Fish Restaurant

 
     
 

10% discount on all summer day camps for children

 
     
 

Variety of discounts from Data Security Solutions

 
     
 

Professional MBA Open Day at Riga Business School

 
     
 
 
 
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