New Chief of KNAB shares his views on tackling corruption

AmCham members and guests gathered in Radisson Blu Hotel Ridzene on September 25 to meet the recently appointed Chief of KNAB Jekabs Straume and find out his views of strengthening of the activities and image of the KNAB.

Economic update and forecast for Latvia

September's Executive Leadership series with Governor of the Bank of Latvia Ilmārs Rimšēvičs took place on September 29 and gathered more than 20 AmCham members.

A night at the Opera - Premiere of Turaidas Roze

More than 70 members with their guests spent an excellent opening night of the new production "The Rose of Turaida" at the Latvian National Opera and Ballet.

Le Dome team wins the Best Chili 2017

70 AmCham members, partners and friends gathered for the 13th Annual Chili Cook-Off at the Tex-Mex Republic restaurant to spend a fun and delicios evening in a wonderful company.

Members share their views and concerns

A small group of AmCham members, representing different industries and different membership levels were invited for the next Member Focus Lunch kindly hosted by Citadele banka.

Preparing for the new accounting law

FICIL calls to participate members interested in contributing to the new Accounting Law on February 12. If you would like to join the meeting discussing the draft law, please sign up: here

Latvian companies are a reliable partner for businesses in the United States

Read the article by our member Diatom Enterprises on the clear benefits of being AmCham member, their experience collaborating with US companies, and why those companies frequently choose Latvian companies as partners.

The EU Single Market: Impact on Member States

The Single Market needs louder champions. Facts, figures and stories are at your fingertips thanks to the new online platform! Plus, country-by-country analysis makes it easy to see how the EU Single Market has impacted our country.

An American in Riga: View from Washington

Dainis Butners, who interned at AmCham this summer, is AmCham individual member and President of the European Business Association of the McDonough School of Business at Georgetown University. Dainis has written three articles in a series "An American in Riga - the View from Washington".

Welcome 3 new members - Sorainen,The Connaught Consultancy,

Sorainen, The Connaught Consultancy Ltd and have joined the Chamber as Small Business member. Welcome to the AmCham community!

LU and Microsoft opens first Microsoft Innovation Centre in Baltic countries

In collaboration with the University of Latvia the first Microsoft Innovation Centre in Baltic countries and Northern Europe has been opened on September 13th.

Two Opportunities to Strengthen U.S.-Baltic ties

Apply for the BAFF programs in the U.S.! Professional Internship and Research Scholar program are expecting applications until October 30.


September 2017


Welcome to our latest newsletter. This month members shared their feedback in Member Focus Lunch and had a chance to met with the new Chief of KNAB and Governor of the Bank of Latvia. For the 13th year we determined who makes the best chili in town. We enjoyed premiere of the new production of Turaidas Roze. Get ready for our busy fall program and mark your calendars!


Upcoming events


Oct 03, 2017

Ways to enter the U.S. Market: tools and success stories

from 15:00 till 17:00


Oct 05, 2017

Tax Reform in a Nutshell

from 18:30 till 21:00


Oct 26, 2017

Digital & Financial Trends by SEB banka

from 18:30 till 21:00


Nov 22, 2017

Giving thanks, honoring inspirational people & raising for charities

from 18:00 till 21:00


Nov 29, 2017

Opportunities and challenges of mega infrastructure projects

from 11:30 till 14:00


Special Offers


DSS ITSEC 2017: Cybercrime and EU GDPR Labyrinth


Brunch at Bocca Bouna, Park Inn by Radisson


Special daily delegate rate from Albert Hotel


Business lunch at Le Dome Fish Restaurant


Variety of discounts from Data Security Solutions


Special rate for guarded underground parking

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