Europe's major planetary science conference is underway in Riga, with the chance for children to visit a special space exhibition and many of the talks and lectures available to watch online.
More than 150,000 people visited Latvia's pavilion at the 'EXPO 2017' event in Astana. The country was also awarded a bronze medal in design among similar-sized pavilions.
Born in 2009 as a reaction to the austerity caused by the economic crisis, Survival Kit has become the biggest contemporary art event in the Baltics.
Till November 26 you are welcome to visit the Latvian Pavilion at the 57th Venice Biennale and see the solo exhibition "What Can Go Wrong" by Latvian artist Miķelis Fišers.
The Latvian National Library (LNB) in the coming 18 months will implement a project concerned with digitization of cultural heritage co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund and in cooperation with national information agency LETA and technologies company Fitek, LETA reported September 4.
The Latvian startup ecosystem platform Labs of Latvia has published an easy-to-understand guide to the country's innovative startup law that aims to encourage foreign investment.
The Chronicles of Melanie, a film about a woman deported to Siberia, is Latvia's 2017 pick for the Academy Awards' Best Foreign Language Film, the National Film Center told the press September 4.
Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova produced a thrilling display September 3 that sees her progress to the quarter finals of the US Open tennis championships.
Latvia's squad for the men's Eurobasket 2017 competition has been confirmed, the Latvian Basketball Association confirmed August 28.
Swedbank has published the most optimistic estimates yet for Latvia's economic growth, projecting that Latvia's economy will grow 4 to 4.2% both in 2017 and 2018.