Latvia nominates Dace Pūce’s film “Pit” for “Oscar” award

For the 14th time, Latvia is nominating a film that will be nominated for the US Academy Award for Oscars in the Best Foreign Language category, and an expert commission set up by the National Film Center (NCC) has agreed to nominate director Dace Pūce’s feature film “Pit”. As the NKC representative Kristīne Matīsa informed […]

24.X Ironic drama “I was born Rosellini” in Pigeons

The Italian-Latvian co-production film “I was born Rosellini” will be screened at Baloži City Culture House on October 24 at 18.00. The Italian director Roberto Rosellini was a rather complicated father to his children. His scandalous novels with women at the time occupied the front pages of newspapers and left behind a number of ethnically […]

Avon donates its sales to fight Breast Cancer

The beauty company presents a line of products whose funds will go to SEOM – Spanish Society of Medical Oncology and GEICAM – Spanish Group for Breast Cancer Research Foundation On the occasion of the commemoration of the World Day of the fight against Breast Cancer, next Tuesday, October 19, AVON reaffirms its commitment to […]

The summit reaffirms its commitment to strengthening Ukraine’s integration into the EU

At the 23rd EU-Ukraine Summit in Kiev, the EU and Ukraine reaffirmed their partnership and commitment to strengthening Ukraine’s political association and economic integration with the EU, LETA was informed by the European Commission (EC) Representation in Latvia. The EU summit was represented by EC President Urzula von der Leiena, European Council President Charles Michel […]

Industrial output in Latvia has increased by 7.7% in eight months

According to calendar-adjusted data, industrial output in Latvia has increased by 7.7% at constant prices in eight months of this year compared to the corresponding period of 2020, according to the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB). Of which, manufacturing grew by 8.7%, while mining and quarrying grew by 7.7% and electricity and gas supply by 2.7%. […]

In Latvian industry, prices are growing faster than production volumes

The period of good growth in Latvian industry continues this year, which is promoted by strong external demand, but the costs of raw materials, transport and other production are growing significantly faster than production volumes this year. According to the information published by the Central Statistical Bureau, in August of this year, compared to August […]

The multi-series film “Emilija. Queen of the Latvian Press” will be shown in cinemas

Already this week, on October 1, Latvian cinemas will receive the historical multi-series film “Emilija. Queen of the Latvian Press”, which tells the story of the interwar queen of the Latvian press, “Jaunjaun Ziņu” and “Atpūtas” Emīlija Benjamiņš, whose personality, wealth and tragic fate have become about the legend of Latvian history, informs the filmmakers. […]