On 1 - 3 June 2015 hotel Radisson Blu Daugava will host the High Level Seminar on Statistics for Eastern European, Caucasian and Central Asian Countries.
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On 22 January, for the first time the European Union (EU) Council Working Party on Statistics meeting will be chaired by Latvian experts.
Aija Žīgure, CSB President and Head of the EU Council Working Party on Statistics says: "The Italian Presidency has handed over a well done job, and the CSB of Latvia will do its best to continue this work. During the Latvian Presidency we will keep working on advancing adoption of regulatory acts launched by the Italian Presidency, and will open discussions on proposal on the draft Regulation on the Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices. The planned changes to the regulatory framework show that statistics follows the new tendencies and demand, respecting the needs of data users for high-quality statistical data."
Italy, Latvia and Luxembourg constitute the Presidency Trio for the 18-month period from 1st July 2014 to 31st December 2015. As of 1 January 2015, Latvia holds the Presidency of the Council of the European Union for the first half-year of 2015. Within this context the Central Statistical Bureau of Latvia (the CSB) is chairing the Council Working Party on Statistics (CWPS), where legislative proposals submitted by the Commission are discussed.