TITLE

RISK SUMMARY: LATVIA

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;May2008, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This section offers news briefs related to the political and economic risks in Latvia as of May 2008. The government is debating over a deal backed by Transport Minister Ainars Slesers to allow TeliaSonera to take control of a local mobile-telephone company. The country's current account deficit declined in the fourth quarter of 2007. The planned amendment of the country's competition laws was approved by the Seimas.
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