Why people should not be indifferent to the public debt, how it affects our daily lives, and why the borrowed money should be taken with the responsibility - these and other issues related to the public debt will be opened for the discussion at this year's Lampa conversation festival at the panel organised by the Fiscal discipline council.
On 12 June 2018 this year's second GDP working group meeting was held with participation of the Bank of Latvia experts. Working group discussed the trends in the macroeconomic development of Latvia, incl. financial sector non-resident banks and labor market issues.
Fiscal council 12 June meeting issues 12 June 2018
Council meeting was held on 12 June 2018 in which the experts of the European Court of Auditors and the Ministry of Finance participated.
On 11 June 2018, in Rīga, at EU house, the Baltic-Nordic independent fiscal institutions for the fourth time. At their annual meeting each institution has shared their topical issues and received immediate and valuable comments from their colleagues of the neighbouring countries.
A meeting of the Fiscal Risks Working Group of the Fiscal Discipline Council took place on 9 May 2018. Representatives from the Cross-Sectoral Coordination Centre, from the Ministry of Economics and JSC Latvenergo, as well as from the Ministry of Finance. During the meeting the information was received about the risk management mechanisms, and the discussion continued on the quantification of these fiscal risks in the fiscal risk declaration.