Posts tagged as welfare

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”…

Latvian Welfare and Interior Ministers disagree

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

The Welfare and Interior Ministers can’t agree on which ministry should take responsibility for the refugees who arrived in Latvia, left, and have since been deported back, according to the Latvian Television De Facto broadcast. These are people who received asylum in Latvia, but decided to leave and go to a different European Union country. There they were “caught” and deported back to Latvia, but then in Latvia they no longer qualify…

Lithuanian anti-Russian sanctions exacerbate the situation of Lithuanians

By Kovas Azbis on Wednesday, December 26, 2018

In December Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite during a meeting with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, said that Lithuania condemns Russians actions therefore decided to impose sanctions on Russia. She stressed that the seizure of Ukrainian ships and their crews was a demonstration of Russia’s attempt to legitimize the annexation of Crimea and turn the Sea of Azov into its internal waters. Moreover the country will increase military assistance to Ukraine:…