On Friday, 26 June 2015, Ināra Mūrniece, Speaker of the Saeima, awarded certificates of merit to supporters of the Latvian presidency of the Council of the European Union.  At the event held in the main building of the Saeima, Speaker Mūrniece expressed gratitude to the domestic and foreign enterprises that had provided pro bono goods and services for the Latvian Presidency.  “Today I have the opportunity to express my gratitude to you – representatives of foreign...
On Saturday, 27 June, Ināra Mūrniece, Speaker of the Saeima, opened the 76th EU-US interparliamentary meeting by thanking the U.S. for supporting Latvia’s security. “We highly appreciate the leading role the U.S. have taken in reinforcing the NATO Air Policing Mission over the Baltic States, organising military training and organising high-level visits to our region,” said Speaker Mūrniece to the members of the U.S. Congress and the European Parliament. With regard to...
On Saturday, 27 June, Ināra Mūrniece, Speaker of the Saeima, will open the 76th EU-US Transatlantic Legislators’ Dialogue (TLD) meeting at the Saeima.  The meeting will be attended by 30 members of the European Parliament and the U.S. Congress, and it will address issues such as promoting growth and jobs through the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, cooperating on energy security, as well as reinforcing security and defence cooperation.  During the meeting it...
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