Latvian tennis players Anastasija Sevastova and Jeļena Ostapenko have both improved their standings in the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) rankings, with Ostapenko ranked 12th after making it into the quarterfinals in Wimbledon 2017, repeating her career high.
17.07.2017, Sports
Grand Prix of Nations Rīga 2017 and the 3rd European Choir Games commenced at 8pm on 16th July, with the Opening Event for participants at the National Library of Latvia, once again transforming Rīga into the world’s choir music capital for a week.
Jelena Ostapenko continued her remarkable winning streak July 10, beating Elina Svitolina in straight sets, 6-3, 7-6 to rack up 11 grand slam singles victories in a row.
10.07.2017, Sports

On July 10 the Latvian National Armed Forces (NBS) turns 98, closing in to a respectable hundred years of age.


Data released by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) on July 4 show that, compared to May 2016, in May 2017 industrial production output increased