Joint Chamber Luncheon with the Prime Minister of Latvia Mr. Krišjānis Kariņš

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce in Latvia announces the Joint Chamber Luncheon with the Prime Minister of Latvia, Mr. Krišjānis Kariņš to be held on 18 September 2019 at 12:00.  The event will take place at Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & SPA Hotel.

The Prime Minister will adress the audience on “Rebuilding trust in Latvia as an attractive investment opportunity”.

Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš (born 1964) is the Prime Minister of Latvia since January 23, 2019. Before becoming the Head of the Latvian government, Mr. Kariņš has served as the Minister of Economics and a Member of the European Parliament. Mr. Kariņš has received a bachelors degree and Ph.D in linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania. After relocating to Latvia in 1997, he established and run frozen food business. In 2002, Mr. Kariņš helped to establish New Era Party, which in 2011 merged with others and formed the Unity Party, predecessor to the New Unity Party, now part of the Latvian government.

The luncheon is organized by the Swedish, American, British, Irish and Norwegian Chambers of Commerce. The Q&A session will be moderated by Mr. Edijs Bošs, a journalist who has spent twenty years working for various Latvian news organizations.


Date & time: Wednesday, 18 September 2019 at 12:00 (arrival at 11:30)

Venue: Radisson Blu Latvija Conference & SPA Hotel, Elizabetes str. 55, Rīga – Omega 2 Room

Admission: 35 EUR for members, 55 EUR for non-members (to cover organizational expenses)

Registration: By e-mail to the Swedish Chamber  by latest September 16.


*Please note that due to the limited capacity of the venue, the places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

*The deadline for registration or cancellation is 12.00 on 16 September 2019. Chambers reserves the right to charge participants who do not cancel their reservation before the set deadline.


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