RSS Latvijas Banka

  • Notes to Latvijas Banka's balance sheet as at 31.07.2017 elokuu 11, 2017
    The principal changes in the assets and liabilities of Latvijas Banka on the 31 July 2017 balance sheet as compared to 30 June 2017 and the reasons for these changes. In July 2017, loans granted as a result of targeted longer-term refinancing operations by Latvijas Banka remained unchanged. Following the decision of the Governing Council […]
  • Notes to Latvijas Banka's balance sheet as at 30.06.2017 heinäkuu 12, 2017
    The principal changes in the assets and liabilities of Latvijas Banka on the 30 June 2017 balance sheet as compared to 31 May 2017 and the reasons for these changes. In June 2017, loans granted as a result of targeted longer-term refinancing operations by Latvijas Banka remained unchanged. Following the decision of the Governing Council […]
  • Job vacancies heinäkuu 1, 2017
    Visiting Researcher program Latvijas Banka offers researchers (academics, postdoctoral and doctoral students) an opportunity of a research visit to Latvijas Banka. During their visit, successful applicants are expected to carry out a research project relevant for central banking on topics in monetary macroeconomics, financial economics, fiscal economics, etc. The applicants must be fluent in spoken […]
  • Notes to Latvijas Banka's balance sheet as at 31.05.2017 kesäkuu 12, 2017
    The principal changes in the assets and liabilities of Latvijas Banka on the 31 May 2017 balance sheet as compared to 30 April 2017 and the reasons for these changes. In May 2017, loans granted as a result of targeted longer-term refinancing operations by Latvijas Banka remained unchanged. Following the decision of the Governing Council […]
  • Notes to Latvijas Banka's balance sheet as at 30.04.2017 toukokuu 12, 2017
    The principal changes in the assets and liabilities of Latvijas Banka on the 30 April 2017 balance sheet as compared to 31 March 2017 and the reasons for these changes. In April 2017, loans granted as a result of targeted longer-term refinancing operations by Latvijas Banka remained unchanged. Following the decision of the Governing Council […]

RSS The Economist: Latvia

  • Rolling up the welcome mat: A crackdown on financial crime means global banks are derisking heinäkuu 6, 2017
    Print section Print Rubric:  A crackdown on financial crime has led global banks to run from risk. That has caused problems for swathes of deserving customers Print Headline:  The great unbanking Print Fly Title:  Financial derisking UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  Why Germany’s current-account surplus is bad for the world economy Fly Title:  Rolling […]
  • The old countries: Eastern Europe’s workers are emigrating, but its pensioners are staying tammikuu 19, 2017
    Print section Print Rubric:  Eastern Europe is losing workers and keeping pensioners Print Headline:  The old countries Print Fly Title:  Emigration in eastern Europe UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The 45th president Fly Title:  The old countries Location:  VILNIUS AND RIGA Main image:  20170121_EUP002_0.jpg IN THE Lithuanian town of Panevezys, a shiny new factory […]
  • Criminal justice: Think before you clink syyskuu 22, 2016
    Print section UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The low-rate world Fly Title:  Criminal justice Location:  RIGA ILONA SPURE sighs with regret when she recalls how, in Soviet times, a thief could get two years in prison for pilfering a jar of jam. Now the director of Latvia’s prison service, she says that even after […]
  • International music: Latvia, the choral superpower huhtikuu 1, 2016
    IT’S eight o’clock at the Taurenitis School in Jurmala, a resort town some 25km west of Riga. 78 children, half of the school’s total number, have assembled for their twice-weekly choir practice. Sitting with their backs straight, and giving the conductor their full attention, they rehearse Latvian folk songs—as do children in ordinary state schools […]
  • If a NATO member comes under attack: Article of faith heinäkuu 30, 2015
    Print section UK Only Article:  standard article Issue:  The $1-a-week school Fly Title:  If a NATO member comes under attack Main image:  20150725_WID087_0.jpg RUSSIA’S aggression in Ukraine has given NATO both a new sense of purpose and a new kind of threat: “hybrid” warfare. The alliance’s military analysts have been working on “detailed, granular” but […]