On Thursday, 22 January, at the annual foreign policy debate held at the Saeima the focus was on the current security challenges faced by the European Union, as well as the opportunities provided to Latvia during its Presidency of the Council of the European Union. It is the fifth consecutive year that a debate is held on what has been accomplished and what is planned in the realm of foreign and EU policy.  In his address, Ojārs Ēriks Kalniņš, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs...
Together with other countries in the region, Latvia has understood at an early stage that the need for security is a priority. This reveals Latvia and the Baltic region as a sensitive international seismograph which detects regional geopolitical challenges, notices potential eruptions before others are aware of them and calls for measures to deal with them. This was emphasised by Ināra Mūrniece, Speaker of the Saeima, on Thursday, 22 January, in her address at the annual Foreign Policy...
Organisational and technical duties will be assigned to 19 volunteers who applied to assist in the hosting the parliamentary dimension events of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union.   The youths who applied as volunteers say they are motived by the possibility to acquire experience in organising international events, to use and improve their foreign language skills, to learn more about political and international relations, as well as to work in a demanding...
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Pirmdien, 26.janvārī
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12:00  Parlamentārās izmeklēšanas komisija par valstij piederošo 75% bankas "Citadele" akciju pārdošanas procesa virzību, pārdošanas cenas un tālākpārdošanas aizlieguma termiņa noteikšanas kritērijiem, akciju pārdošanas līgumā ietvertajiem noteikumiem, izdevumiem pārdošanas konsultantiem un sabiedrisko attiecību pakalpojumiem pārdošanas procesā sēde
14:00  Saeimas Prezidija sēde