Posts tagged as 13th Saeima

Ten Latvian parties apply for financing from national budget

Friday, November 9, 2018

The ten parties which have won more than 2 percent of votes in the recent 13th Saeima elections have applied with the Corruption Prevention Bureau (KNAB) for financing from the national budget, KNAB representative Inta Nolle said LETA. Ten parties are entitled to this financing after the last general elections. According to the Central Election Commission’s data, Harmony in four years will receive EUR 474,612, KPV LV – EUR 341,548,…

Potential ruling parties say healthcare system should be changed

Saturday, October 27, 2018

On October 25 four out of six potential coalition parties in the 13th Saeima gathered to discuss the ongoing healthcare reform, reported LTV. In particular, the Development/For!, as well as the Greens and Farmers Union, National Alliance and New Unity agreed that the healthcare system, which was recently changed to a model where non-emergency healthcare is available only to people who pay labor taxes, should be changed. While the meeting did not…