Latvia showcases investment in Marrakech

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Latvian Finance Minster Jānis Reirs has swapped the rain of home for the sun of Marrakech, Morocco this week, where he is participating in a meeting of the European Bank For Reconstruction and Development.

That includes a May 12 session dedicated to Latvia's investment outlook.

"Latvia is proactively taking on a challenge to become a regional leader in tackling climate, economic and societal challenges by creating an environment for global-scale innovations and investments.  Latvia has launched a mission with a global-scale benefit – “Sea 2030”. Within this mission, Latvia is going to  innovate, connect industries with science and collaborate internationally, unlocking the investment opportunities. Join this session where we will share our best practice and opportunities in business, science as well as available instruments for market entry," says advance publicity material.

Reirs will be joined in Marrakech by Laura Ocagova - Deputy Director for Investment, Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA), Ian Brown - Associate Director, Head of Baltics, EBRD
Elisabetta Falcetti (Moderator), Regional Director, Head of Central Europe and the Baltic States, EBRD,
Vitalijs Skrivelis - Chairman of the Board, Latvian Association of chemical and pharmaceutical enterprises (LAKIFA), Ksenia Voronina - Business Development Manager, Fixar and Ingars Zagorskis - CEO,

You can watch proceedings at the EBRD website from 14:00 Rīga time and also use the Slido app to submit questions in advance and participate in live polls. Go to and enter #917000. 

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