Posts tagged as financial support

State to subsidize wages for new employees

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

On Tuesday, June 16, the Cabinet supported the Welfare Ministry’s (LM) proposal to provide financial support to employers for recruitment of new employees coming from the unemployed population, LM informed on June 16. The employer will receive a subsidy of 50% of the employee’s monthly salary for three months, but not more than €430 per month. This is due to amendments to the rules on the organization and financing of…

Duklavs to ask EU agriculture commission to provide financial support to drought-stricken farmers

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs (Greens/Farmers), who will be meeting with the European Union’s (EU) Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Affairs Phil Hogan in Brussels on Wednesday, is going to ask for financial support to Latvian farmers who have been suffering massive losses due to a prolonged dry spell and heat, LETA was told at the Agriculture Ministry. Duklavs also plans to discuss with the EU commissioner Latvia’s main concerns regarding…