RIGA - KPV LV party ha five candidates for the economics minister, said incumbent Economics Minister Ralfs Nemiro (KPV LV) in an interview with commercial TV3 television today.
"At present we have five candidates who would be ready to take up the post," said Nemiro, but he did not reveal the names yet.
Nemiro said that the most important issue is to ensure uninterrupted progress in the most important issues.
Nemiro admitted that one of the five candidates is Saeima national economy, rural, environment and regional policy committee chairman Janis Vitenbergs (KPV LV).
As reported, Economics Minister Ralfs Nemiro's (KPV LV) security clearance allowing to access state secrets has been revoked, and KPV LV party will nominate a new candidate for economics minister.