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.
Latvijas Pasts makes an addition to the series Republic of Latvia – 100
Latvijas Pasts makes an addition to the series Republic of Latvia – 100 by releasing stamps dedicated to outstanding athletes
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 marks 100th anniversary with increased film funding
An independent jury have selected 16 projects out of 31 submissions to be funded by the film budget, provided by the National Film Centre of Latvia. Their selection reportedly aims to showcase a wide range of filmmaking talent and genres from Latvia.
Latvia invites marking independence restoration around white-clad table
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.
Latvijas Pasts makes addition to series Republic of Latvia – 100
To celebrate the 97th birthday of the Republic of Latvia, Latvijas Pasts has released three new stamps as part of the series Republic of Latvia – 100, which are dedicated to Latvian architects.