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Rīga municipal elections will now take place August 29

Friday, April 10, 2020

The extraordinary Riga City Council election will be postponed until August 29, and not September 5 as previously indicated, reported the LETA newswire Aoril 9. Saeima will have to take the final decision on the matter, however. This is not the first time the government has moved the election date to a later time. The election, originally scheduled for April 25, was first put off until June 6. The latest amendments submitted…

RNP municipal housing manager unable to tackle crisis situation in relation to money stored in PNB Banka – Burovs

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

The management of Rigas Namu Parvaldnieks (RNP) municipal housing manager is unable to tackle the crisis situation in relation to the money stored in the insolvent PNB Banka, Riga Mayor Olegs Burovs (Honor to Serve Riga) said. “The situation that there is a huge risk that, due to the activity of the company’s management, several thousands of residents will lose the money stored in PNB Banka is unacceptable and even…

Lithuania’s Liberal Movement leader plans to unite liberal forces after election

Friday, February 1, 2019

Eugenijus Gentvilas, leader of the opposition Liberal Movement, say he plans to initiate the unification of liberal forces after the upcoming municipal election. Gentvilas told the Ziniu Radijas news radio on Friday he hopes for good results for the Liberal Movement and expects to win eight mayoral positions and 170 council seats. Thus, the Liberal Movement might become a consolidation nucleus for liberal forces after the election, the party leader…

Ministry: changes to law to improve cooperation between state and municipal police

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Amendments to the Law on Police that include closer cooperation between state and municipal police through the use of a new unified crime registration system received support from the Cabinet of Ministers on Tuesday, 15 May, as confirmed by Interior Affairs Ministry. One of the most significant fields in which state and municipal police cooperate on a regular basis is information exchange, which ensures coordinated action and helps save resources.…