RIGA/TALLINN/VILNIUS - The following is the calendar of main business events scheduled in the Baltic states next week.
MONDAY, August 20
Estonia. Day of Restoration of Independence, public holiday in Estonia.
Latvia. The Cabinet of Ministers committee to meet.
Latvia. The Riga City Council city property committee to meet.
Latvia. The Riga City Council city development committee to meet.
Lithuania. The Social Security and Labor Ministry to hold a meeting on the regulation of supermarkets' working time on holidays.
Lithuania. The Ministry of Transport's Committee on the Development of Economic Infrastructure to discuss prospects of the LNG terminal in Klaipeda.
Lithuania. Energy Minister Zygimantas Vaiciunas to meet with Michael J. Murphy, deputy assistant secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs at the US Department of State.
TUESDAY, August 21
Estonia. Minister of Rural Affairs Tarmo Tamm, Minister of Economic Affairs and Infrastructure Kadri Simson and Minister of Entrepreneurship and IT Urve Palo, among others, to take part in a joint sitting of the Estonian and Latvian governments in Riga.
Latvia. Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to chair the first joint meeting of the Latvian and Estonian governments in Riga.
Latvia. The Riga City Council housing and environment committee to meet.
Latvia. The Central Statistical Bureau to publish producer price changes in July 2018.
WEDNESDAY, August 22
Lithuania. Statistics Lithuania to publish 2Q passenger numbers.
THURSDAY, August 23
Estonia. Government meeting and press conference in Stenbock House, Tallinn.
Estonia. Minister of the Environment Siim Kiisler to speak at Eesti Energia Energy Day in Tallinn.
Latvia. Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to chair the Financial Sector Development Council meeting.
Latvia. The Ports, Transit and Logistics Council to meet.
Lithuania. Statistics Lithuania to publish industrial production figures for July.
FRIDAY, August 24
Latvia. Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to participate in the meeting of the Baltic and Israeli prime minister in Vilnius, Lithuania.
Latvia. Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis to participate in the informal meeting of the Baltic prime ministers in Kaunas.
Latvia. The Riga City Council to report on the city planning process in Riga.
Lithuania. Statistics Lithuania to publish July figures on the purchase of agricultural products and their prices, 2Q figures on material investment, vacant jobs, and accommodations serviced and June figures on the prices of exported and imported goods.