December 2006
Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Dec2006, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p11
Country Report
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The article presents a risk summary for Latvia, as of December 2006. The three ruling parties are reported to be in some disagreement over the issues of taxation, labour migration and the border treaty with Russia. The second quarter of the year saw an increase in current account deficit to 17.9 percent of gross domestic product. The World Bank reported that Latvia is among the 15 countries that have been most active in carrying out pro-business reforms in 2005.


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