Posts tagged as governance

Best companies for corporate governance awarded

Tuesday, September 14, 2021

The Latvian Corporate Governance Awards 2021 took place September 10 with several companies walking away with prizes for their efforts. Winners were AS Conexus Baltic Grid, AS DelfinGroup, SCHWENK Latvija, and a special award was presented to Andris Grafs, Vice President and Head of the Baltic Institute of Corporate Governance in Latvia. A forum titled “Good Governance – The Road to Public Welfare and the Competitiveness of the Latvian Economy”…

Official must be able to publicly discuss state’s problems

Thursday, July 25, 2019

Minister of Finance Martin Helme (EKRE) posted a message on social media on Wednesday criticizing Ministry of Foreign Affairs Undersecretary for European Affairs Matti Maasikas, who had expressed concerns regarding the direction of Estonia’s foreign policy. Prime Minister Jüri Ratas (Centre) in turn wrote another message on social media himself in defense of Estonia’s officials. In his post on Wednesday afternoon, Martin Helme, deputy chairman of the Conservative People’s Party…

JKP leaving government meeting is ”yellow card” to Karins government

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

The head of the New Conservative Party’s (JKP) Saeima group Juta Strike told LETA that the way Normunds Mezviets was re-appointed the head of the State Security Service by the government yesterday was reminiscent of ”the old political style”, and that the walk-out by JKP ministers from the government meeting is a ”yellow card” to the current government. Strike said that JKP plans to discuss with Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins…