RIGA - The following is the calendar of main business events scheduled in the Baltic states next week.
MONDAY, Jan. 8
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to chair the Cabinet of Ministers Committee meeting.
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to chair the meeting of the Cooperation Council of the ruling parties.
Latvia. The State Audit Office to publish results of an efficiency audit regarding road safety in Latvia.
Lithuania. The Environment Ministry to give a news conference to present a new state forestry enterprise.
Lithuania. Lithuanian Economy Minister Virginijus Sinkevicius to visit San Francisco on Jan. 8-11 for the 36th J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference and related events.
TUESDAY, Jan. 9
Estonia. Minister of the Environment Siim Kiisler to meet with Swedish State Secretary to the Minister for International Development Cooperation and Climate Eva Svedling.
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to meet with the top officials of the Latvian Confederation of Employers.
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to chair the Cabinet of Ministers meeting.
Latvia. Latvian Finance Minister Dana Reizniece-Ozola to participate in the conference about the Multiannual Financial Framework after 2020 organized by the European Commission.
Latvia. The extraordinary meeting of the dairy industry working group of the Latvian Association of Agricultural Cooperatives on the situation in the milk market.
Latvia. The Central Statistics Office to publish Latvia's foreign trade figures in November 2017.
Latvia. The meeting of shareholders of VEF Radiotehnika RRR sound system manufacturer.
Lithuania. Lithuanian Agriculture Minister Bronius Markauskas to meet with Tassos Haniotis, director for economic analysis at the European Commission's Directorate General for Agriculture and Rural Development.
Lithuania. Statistics Lithuania to publish consumer price indexes for December and foreign trade figures for November.
WEDNESDAY, Jan. 10
Estonia. Prime Minister Juri Ratas to give a presentation on research and development activity in the parliament.
Latvia. Presentation of the foreign investors' sentiment index 2017 at the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga.
Latvia. The Central Statistics Office to publish information about consumer price changes in December 2017.
Lithuania. Statistics Lithuania to publish EU-harmonized consumer price indexes and producer price indexes for December.
THURSDAY, Jan. 11
Estonia. Government meeting and press conference in Stenbock House, Tallinn.
Estonia. Presentation titled "Financial portrait of an Estonian resident 2017" to take place at the Bank of Estonia.
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to meet with Agriculture Minister Janis Duklavs to discuss implementation of the government's action plan.
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to participate in the meeting of the Information Society Council.
Latvia. A Finance Ministry representative to participate in the meeting of a Eurogroup working group in Brussels.
Latvia. The weekly meeting of state secretaries.
FRIDAY, Jan. 12
Estonia. Collector coins and stamps for the Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang to go on sale in the museum of the Bank of Estonia.
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to meet with the Minister of Environment and Regional Development, Kaspars Gerhards, to discuss implementation of the government's action plan.
Latvia. Latvian Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to make a regional visit to Jekabpils in south-eastern Latvia.
Latvia. A discussion about the dual quality of products in Europe.