TITLE

RISK SUMMARY: LATVIA

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Feb2006, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the political and economic risks in Latvia as of February 2006. Defense minister Einars Repse has resigned following an investigation of his overseas financial activities. The account deficit of the country increased to 11.3% of its gross domestic product in the first nine months of 2005. The Latvian government wants Riga Heating municipal energy supply company to retain its public ownership.
ACCESSION #
19677989

 

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