December 2008
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Dec2008, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p11
Country Report
This section offers news briefs concerning business, political and economic conditions in Latvia. Budget deficit for 2009 is 1.9 percent of gross domestic product (GDP). The Latvian Finance Ministry will borrow 500 million euros from the European Investment Bank (EIB). A joint Business Co-operation Council was set up by Latvia and Belarus.


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