Baltic states to mint joint centenary coin
The central banks of the three Baltic states are to produce a joint €2 coin to celebrate their centenaries, the Latvian central bank (LB) said January 31.
What does Latvia mean to foreigners?
A video dedicated to Latvia's upcoming 98th birthday on November 18 has 98 foreigners tell what Latvia means to them in a few words. The video invites people to come celebrate the country's upcoming centenary in 2018.
More than 800 events for 100th annivesary
Latvia's official program of events linked to celebrating the 100th anniversary of the country's founding will include more than 800 events. The program includes more than 300 events of national importance, over 100 projects supported by the State Culture Capital Foundation, and more than 400 events organized by local governments.
Latvia invites marking independence restoration around white-clad table
Source: lsm.lv/ public brodcasting of Latvia On May 4, Latvia's Independence Restoration Day, Latvians across the world are invited to participate in the White Tablecloth Celebration to commemorate what was a new beginning for Latvia in 1990 as the country adopted a declaration to restore its independence from the Soviet Union.