RSS Generator 2.1.1 http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Latvijas Valsts Prezidenta mājaslapa http://www.president.lv/ 50 jaunākās ziņas en The President of Latvia will pay a regional working visit to Dobele Region President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis and First Lady of Latvia Iveta Vējone will pay a regional working visit to Dobele Region on Monday, 18 February 2019. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-will-pay-a-regional-working-visit-to-dobele-region-25687 Sat, 16 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia: Europe must undertake greater responsibility for its own security On Friday, 15 February 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis participated in the annual international Munich Security Conference during his working visit to Germany. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-europe-must-undertake-greater-responsibility-for-its-own-security-25686 Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis meets with the President of Armenia during the Munich Security Conference On Friday, 15 February 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis met with President of Armenia Armen Sarkissian during the Munich Security Conference. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-meets-with-the-president-of-armenia-during-the-munich-security-conference-25685 Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 Congratulations by President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis on the occasion of the Day of Adoption of the Constitution of the Republic of Latvia On 15 February 1922, the Constitutional Assembly of Latvia adopted the basic law of our country, the Satversme (Constitution) of the Republic of Latvia. Back then, on behalf of its authors, Mr Jānis Čakste expressed the hope that the Satversme would make Latvia happy and strong. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/congratulations-by-president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-on-the-occasion-of-the-day-of-adoption-of-the-constitution-of-the-republic-of-latvia-25684 Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will attend the Munich Security Conference President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will visit Germany on Friday, 14 and 15 February 2019, to attend the annual international Munich Security Conference. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-will-attend-the-munich-security-conference-25683 Thu, 14 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 During the Shadow Day, young people from all over Latvia familiarised with the daily work of the President of Latvia On 13 February 2019, 13 young people from all over Latvia had the opportunity to familiarise with the working day of President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis at Riga Castle during the Shadow Day. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/during-the-shadow-day-young-people-from-all-over-latvia-familiarised-with-the-daily-work-of-the-president-of-latvia-25681 Wed, 13 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia: Every municipality should strive for stable economic development “Latvia requires stable and economically developed local governments. Therefore, each local government must continue to strengthen the business environment and follow the various stages of the economic development cycle, which affect both Latvia and entire Europe and the world,” https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-every-municipality-should-strive-for-stable-economic-development-25679 Fri, 08 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will pay a state visit to Germany From 21 February to 25 February 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will pay a state visit to Germany. First Lady of Latvia Iveta Vējone will accompany the President of Latvia on a state visit to Germany. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-will-pay-a-state-visit-to-germany-25678 Fri, 08 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia accepts the solemn oath of a judge in the Riga Castle On Wednesday, 6 February 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis accepted the solemn oath of Judge of the District (city) Court Viktors Makucevičs before his taking office at the solemn ceremony in the Riga Castle. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-accepts-the-solemn-oath-of-a-judge-in-the-riga-castle-25677 Wed, 06 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia will pay a regional working visit to Cesvaine Region On Friday, 8 February 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will pay a regional working visit to Cesvaine Region. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-will-pay-a-regional-working-visit-to-cesvaine-region-25676 Tue, 05 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia calls on the new Saeima to improve the legislative process and to improve the quality of the laws President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis submitted his proposals to the 13th convocation of the Saeima aimed at improving the legislative process. In order to improve the quality of the drafting of laws and promote public confidence in the state power, the President of Latvia proposes to amend the Rules of Procedure of the Saeima. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-calls-on-the-new-saeima-to-improve-the-legislative-process-and-to-improve-the-quality-of-the-laws-25675 Mon, 04 Feb 2019 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis congratulated the winners of the Environmental Quality Mark “Green Certificate” in the Riga Castle On Thursday, 31 January 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis congratulated the winners of the eco-certification or environmental quality mark “Green Certificate” of national tourism enterprises in the Riga Castle. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-congratulated-the-winners-of-the-environmental-quality-mark-green-certificate-in-the-riga-castle-25674 Thu, 31 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis and Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš discuss current events of government work On Wednesday, 30 January 2019, the first meeting of President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis and Prime Minister Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš was held at the Riga Castle after the Saeima approved the new government on 23 January 2019. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-and-prime-minister-krisjanis-karins-discuss-current-events-of-government-work-25672 Wed, 30 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia: campaign Friendly Call 2019 is our opportunity to contribute to better education in Latvia “The Friendly Call is a campaign providing close and meaningful feedback between the past, the present, and the future. By donating books to our schools, it is our opportunity to contribute to the common good, better education in Latvia,” emphasised President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis when opening the campaign Friendly Call 2019 at the Ķekava Secondary School on 28 January 2019. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-campaign-friendly-call-2019-is-our-opportunity-to-contribute-to-better-education-in-latvia-25671 Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia will pay a regional working visit to Ķekava Region On Monday, 28 January 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will pay a regional working visit to Ķekava Region, where he will participate in the opening event of the campaign “Friendly Call 2019” and meet the representatives of local government and local entrepreneurs. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-will-pay-a-regional-working-visit-to-kekava-region-25670 Fri, 25 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 Address by President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis at the solemn meeting of the new Cabinet of Ministers At first, I would like to thank the government led by Mr Māris Kučinskis, which during its mandate laid the foundations for important reforms and solved a critical issue for national security - achieved 2% of the gross domestic product for defence spending. Those were very instrumental decisions aimed at the long-term interests of the entire society. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/address-by-president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-at-the-solemn-meeting-of-the-new-cabinet-of-ministers-25669 Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia accredits the Ambassadors of Chile and Japan to Latvia On 22 January 2019, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis accredited the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassadors of Chile and Japan to Latvia during a solemn ceremony at the Riga Castle. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-accredits-the-ambassadors-of-chile-and-japan-to-latvia-25668 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia: The uniting fire of the January barricades will always strengthen our country and people Every January 20, which is the Commemoration Day of the Participants of the Barricades 1991, is the time that will always remind us that we have fought for our country’s freedom united against foreign power and that fight required shed blood. We are aware of the price of freedom. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-the-uniting-fire-of-the-january-barricades-will-always-strengthen-our-country-and-people-25667 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis invites Mr Krišjānis Kariņš to form a government President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis invites Mr Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš, candidate Prime Minister of the Union of Parties “Jaunā Vienotība”, to form a government. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-invites-mr-krisjanis-karins-to-form-a-government-25665 Mon, 07 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will meet with Mr Krišjānis Kariņš on Monday President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will meet with Mr Krišjānis Kariņš, candidate Prime Minister of Political Party “Jaunā Vienotība”, at the Riga Castle at 11 a.m. on Monday, 7 January 2019. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-will-meet-with-mr-krisjanis-karins-on-monday-25663 Fri, 04 Jan 2019 12:32:35 +0200 Address by President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis on the Eve of the New Year 2019 https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/address-by-president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-on-the-eve-of-the-new-year-2019-25662 Sun, 30 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia: negotiations regarding the formation of government progressed significantly at the end of the year “Negotiations regarding the formation of government progressed significantly at the end of the year so that the government could be approved in January 2019 and urgent actions could be taken, first of all, to arrange the financial sector according to the recommendations of the Moneyval report,” https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-negotiations-regarding-the-formation-of-government-progressed-significantly-at-the-end-of-the-year-25661 Fri, 28 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 Christmas greetings by President of Latvia Mr Raimonds Vejonis Christmas is a time of hope and reflection. The time when the daily haste has ended, and we open our hearts to overwhelming joy. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/christmas-greetings-by-president-of-latvia-mr-raimonds-vejonis-25660 Mon, 24 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 Press Statement by President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis after meeting with the President of Slovak Republic Mr Andrej Kiska I am delighted and grateful to welcome His Excellency President of the Slovak Republic Mr Andrej Kiska in Latvia today. The presidential visit takes place at the significant time in both countries, because Latvia celebrates the centenary of its statehood, while Slovakia marks the 25th anniversary of the country’s existence and the centennial anniversary of the establishment of Czechoslovakia. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/press-statement-by-president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-after-meeting-with-the-president-of-slovak-republic-mr-andrej-kiska-25658 Tue, 18 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 Media representatives are invited to apply for permanent accreditation for working at the Riga Castle in 2019 The Chancery of the President of Latvia does hereby invite representatives of the mass media to apply for permanent accreditation for working at the Riga Castle in 2019. Applications for accreditation must be submitted by 12 p.m. on 27 December 2018. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/media-representatives-are-invited-to-apply-for-permanent-accreditation-for-working-at-the-riga-castle-in-2019-25655 Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia: Denmark is an important partner for Latvia regarding defence and regional security On 6 and 7 December 2018, HRH Crown Prince Frederick of Denmark and HRH Crown Princess Mary of Denmark are paying an official visit to Latvia. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-denmark-is-an-important-partner-for-latvia-regarding-defence-and-regional-security-25650 Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia illuminated the Christmas tree together with the families from Latvia at the Riga Castle On 5 December 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis and First Lady of Latvia Iveta Vējone illuminated the Christmas tree together with active and large families of Latvia at the Riga Castle. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-illuminated-the-christmas-tree-together-with-the-families-from-latvia-at-the-riga-castle-25649 Wed, 05 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia congratulates the State Police of Latvia on its 100th anniversary On Wednesday, 5 December 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis participated in the celebration to mark the 100th anniversary of the State Police in the Riga Latvian Society House. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-congratulates-the-state-police-of-latvia-on-its-100th-anniversary-25648 Wed, 05 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The Address of the President of Latvia at the COP 24 Your Excellency President Duda, Ladies and gentlemen, The historical breakthrough of the Paris Agreement is an outstanding achievement for multilateralism. At the same time, it is the starting point, not the end of the process. Currently global warming is far from staying within the 2-degree, let alone the 1.5-degree, objective! https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-address-of-the-president-of-latvia-at-the-cop-24-25647 Mon, 03 Dec 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will pay a working visit to Poland From 2 December to 4 December 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will be on a working visit to Poland, Katowice, to attend the Summit of the UN Conference of the Parties on climate change. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-will-pay-a-working-visit-to-poland-25646 Fri, 30 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia: the balance between the interests of national security and the interests of democracy is ensured in the regulation concerning the provision of special permits for accessing state secrets President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis emphasised, “The interests of national security and the existence of democracy include assessment of the compliance of people with the criteria to grant access to state secrets in order to protect state secrets and the common interests of the society. Therefore, such access may not be granted automatically. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-the-balance-between-the-interests-of-national-security-and-the-interests-of-democracy-is-ensured-in-the-regulation-concerning-the-provision-of-special-permits-for-accessing-state-secrets-25645 Fri, 30 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis pays a working visit to Afghanistan On 27 November 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis met with Vice President of Afghanistan Mr Muhammad Sarwar Danish during his working visit to Afghanistan. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-pays-a-working-visit-to-afghanistan-25643 Tue, 27 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis invites Mr Aldis Gobzems to form the government President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis invites candidate Prime Minister Mr Aldis Gobzems from Political Party KPV LV to form the government. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-invites-mr-aldis-gobzems-to-form-the-government-25642 Mon, 26 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis visits Eastern Ukraine On Sunday, 25 November 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis visited Eastern Ukraine, the city of Marinka in Donetsk Region during his official visit to Ukraine. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-visits-eastern-ukraine-25641 Sun, 25 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 During his official visit to Ukraine, the President of Latvia met with the leaders of the Crimean Tatars On Saturday, 24 November 2018, the President of Latvia met with the representatives of the Crimean Tatars during his official visit to Ukraine. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/during-his-official-visit-to-ukraine-the-president-of-latvia-met-with-the-leaders-of-the-crimean-tatars-25640 Sat, 24 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia participates in the commemorative events dedicated to the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor in Ukraine On 24 November 2018 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis participated in the commemorative events on the occasion of the 85th anniversary of the Holodomor* in Ukraine by condemning the repression of the Stalinist Soviets against the Ukrainian people. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-participates-in-the-commemorative-events-dedicated-to-the-85th-anniversary-of-the-holodomor-in-ukraine-25639 Sat, 24 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 Press Statement by H.E. President of Latvia Mr Raimonds Vējonis after meeting with H.E. President of Ukraine Mr Petro Poroshenko Your Excellency, dear colleague, Petro, Ladies and gentlemen, I last visited Ukraine three years ago. At that time, Ukraine was going through an acute economic crisis and facing a far worse security situation than today. Over the past three years, the Ukrainian nation has gone a long way forward. You have reformed your defence structure, stabilized economy and carried out many important reforms. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/press-statement-by-h-e-president-of-latvia-mr-raimonds-vejonis-after-meeting-with-h-e-president-of-ukraine-mr-petro-poroshenko-25638 Sat, 24 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis welcomes the participants of the National Minority Forum at the Riga Castle On Friday, 23 November 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis welcomed the participants of the annual Latvian National Minority Forum “From Integration to a Cohesive Society” at the Riga Castle. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-welcomes-the-participants-of-the-national-minority-forum-at-the-riga-castle-25637 Fri, 23 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will pay an official visit to Ukraine President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis will pay an official visit to Ukraine from 23 November to 25 November 2018. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-will-pay-an-official-visit-to-ukraine-25636 Thu, 22 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia accredits the Ambassadors of Spain, Slovenia, Ecuador, and Tajikistan On 21 November 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis accredited the Ambassadors of Spain, Slovenia, Ecuador, and Tajikistan to Latvia. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-accredits-the-ambassadors-of-spain-slovenia-ecuador-and-tajikistan-25634 Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 Foreign leaders greet the people of Latvia on the Centenary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia When greeting the people of Latvia on the Centenary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia, friends and allies of Latvia, many foreign leaders, sent both written and video congratulations to President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/foreign-leaders-greet-the-people-of-latvia-on-the-centenary-of-the-proclamation-of-the-republic-of-latvia-25633 Wed, 21 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President Raimonds Vējonis’ Address at the Freedom Monument Beloved nation of Latvia! Latvians near and far! I offer you sincere greetings on Latvia’s Centenary. I am truly honoured to celebrate this historic moment, this first Centenary, together with you. To celebrate with faith in our people and love of our country, Latvia. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-raimonds-vejonis-address-at-the-freedom-monument-25631 Sun, 18 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President’s Address at the Military Parade I salute you on Latvia’s hundredth birthday! https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-s-address-at-the-military-parade-25630 Sun, 18 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia presents the state decorations in the Riga Castle On the eve of the Centenary of Latvia on 17 November 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis presented the state decorations during a solemn ceremony in the Riga Castle. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-presents-the-state-decorations-in-the-riga-castle-25627 Sat, 17 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia congratulated Members of the Supreme Council, entrepreneurs, and local governments on the occasion of the Centenary of Latvia “In the future, I imagine Latvia as an independent, democratic, and just country where freedom reigns. I imagine a modern and prosperous country where people are proud of their native land in every region and every town!” https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-congratulated-members-of-the-supreme-council-entrepreneurs-and-local-governments-on-the-occasion-of-the-centenary-of-latvia-25625 Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 Press Statement by H.E. President of Latvia Mr Raimonds Vējonis after meeting with H.E. President of Iceland Mr Gudni Johannesson We all remember the significant role of Iceland in restoring the independence of Latvia. Therefore, it is a real pleasure for me to meet my friend, President of Iceland Mr Gudni Johannesson, today, who has arrived not only on a state visit but also as a distinguished guest to attend our celebrations to mark the Centenary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/press-statement-by-h-e-president-of-latvia-mr-raimonds-vejonis-after-meeting-with-h-e-president-of-iceland-mr-gudni-johannesson-25624 Fri, 16 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis shall cancel candidacy of Mr Jānis Bordāns for the post of Prime Minister President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis met the candidate Prime Minister, Mr Jānis Bordāns in the Riga Castle on Wednesday, 14 November 2018. During the meeting, Mr Bordāns informed the President of Latvia about the progress in the government formation process. Mr Bordāns admitted that he saw no possibility of forming a government and receiving majority support from the Saeima. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-latvia-raimonds-vejonis-shall-cancel-candidacy-of-mr-janis-bordans-for-the-post-of-prime-minister-25623 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 President of Iceland Mr Gudni Johannesson will pay a state visit to Latvia To celebrate the Centenary of the Republic of Latvia, H.E. President of the Republic of Iceland Mr Gudni Th. Johannesson will pay a state visit to the Republic of Latvia from 15 to 18 November 2018. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/president-of-iceland-mr-gudni-johannesson-will-pay-a-state-visit-to-latvia-25622 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 We invite the media to accredit for the festive events to mark the Centenary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia The Chancery of the President of Latvia announces media accreditation for the coverage of the festive program to mark the Centenary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Latvia from 16 November to 19 November 2018. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/we-invite-the-media-to-accredit-for-the-festive-events-to-mark-the-centenary-of-the-proclamation-of-the-republic-of-latvia-25621 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200 The President of Latvia attends the commemorative events to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War in Paris On 10 and 11 November 2018, President of Latvia Raimonds Vējonis participated in the commemorative events of the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War in Paris, France. https://www.president.lv/en/news/news/the-president-of-latvia-attends-the-commemorative-events-to-mark-the-100th-anniversary-of-the-end-of-the-first-world-war-in-paris-25620 Sun, 11 Nov 2018 12:32:35 +0200