Residency permits face criticism

  • 2012-03-21
  • From wire reports
RIGA - The cooperation council of the coalition parties on March 19 requested that All for Latvia!-For Fatherland and Freedom/LNNK (VL-TB/LNNK) retract its motion for amending the Law on Immigration, which calls for a halt to the issuing of residency permits to third country persons who invest in Latvian real estate, said Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis (Unity) after the coalition meeting. Dombrovskis said that the ruling coalition had previously turned the motion down and that VL-TB/LNNK had not harmonized it with coalition partners, thereby violating the rules of procedure. According...
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