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Politicians and businessmen concerned about national protectionism

Thursday, May 21, 2020

On May 20, politicians and entrepreneurs expressed concern about protectionist efforts in the European Union (EU) and around the world in supporting companies in COVID-19 crisis in the Latvian Television broadcast “Tiešā runa” (Direct Speech). Uldis Biķis, chairman of the plywood production company Latvijas Finieris, said that the COVID-19 crisis has intensified the fight on each trade agreement. “We can improve competitiveness, we can be quick in the market. But…