About 175,000 residents participated in the Nationwide Clean-up Day on a mostly sunny and warm day at the end of April. The number of clean-up day participants has increased comparing to 2013 when around 160,000 enthusiasts took part in the event.
Latvian Institute, 29.04.2015, Nature, Society
In the first three months of the year, a total of 5,226 babies were born, which is by 158 babies or three percent more when compared to the same period last year.
Latvian Institute, 23.04.2015, Society
In discussing the current course of the Latvian Presidency, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs pointed to the job being done by officials from ministries other than the Foreign. Rinkēvičs mentioned having heard various positive remarks about the performance of Latvian officials.
Latvian Institute, 01.04.2015, EU