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Information has been updated at 29.08.2018, 16:38

Analysis of economic indicators of the city of Daugavpils for 9 months of 2012 industry

Industry

The amount of production in the first 9 months of this year, compared with identical indicators in 2011, increased by 12.3%. 12% improvement observed in the food industry. Large-scale reconstruction of SIA «Daugavpilsgaļas kombināts» and AS «Latvijas maiznieks», as well as other companies, has given results.

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In Daugavpils took place children and youth fashion contest ''Fashion wave''

On Saturday, the 27th of October in Daugavpils Culture Palace was held a charity children and youth fashion contest "Fashion wave". The competition was organized by the association "Rainbow club", but the author of idea is the head of the association Anita Ozoliņa.

Contestants from Latvia and Lithuania were welcomed by Daugavpils City Council Chairperson Žanna Kulakova, she emphasized

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Ecological problems of Baltic Sea were discussed in Daugavpils

On the 23th of October from 9.00 to17.00 inconference hall of Daugavpils City Council a Seminar on Sustainable sludge management and Laboratory techniques  organized within the Project for reducing eutrophication of the Baltic Sea today (PRESTO), implemented in the program "The Baltic Sea Region 2007-2013. "  Seminar participants were greeted byDaugavpilsCity Council Chairperson

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Newlyweds and the couple celebrating their golden wedding opened the ''Love Tree”

The opening of "Love Tree" inDaugavpilswas entrusted the newly established young family, Jekaterina and Aleksandrs Belavskis and golden anniversary pair Irena and Bronislavs Kokins.

The author of the “Love Tree” – is head artist of Daugavpils Jūris Pundurs.

Speaking to the assembled, Daugavpils City Council Vice-Chairman Līvija Jankovska said, "Love must have

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Archbishop Elmārs Ernsts Rozītis: „An impression about Daugavpils is very nice and sincere”

On the 21st -22nd of October Daugavpils vas visited by Latvian Lutheran Evangelic church Elmārs Ernsts Rozītis. On the 22nd of October this high rated guest was greeted byDaugavpils City Council Chairperson Žanna Kulakova.

Mr. Rozitis told that on October21 inDaugavpilshe scheduled a lot of meetings, at the Lutheran community, and with priests of

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A large number of trees will be planted in Daugavpils this autumn

Autumn - is not only the harvesting season, but is also the time of planting trees. This year in Daugavpils will be held large-scale works: Department of Urban Planning and Construction is planning to plant a large number of trees in order to make the urban landscape even more attractive, and the city - environmentally friendly.

Landscape technician of Communal economy Management Maria

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On the 17th of October “Binders” asphalt producing was opened

The opening ceremony was attended by “Binders” company’s leaders, Daugavpils City Council Chairperson Žanna Kulakova, vice-chairman Vjačeslavs Širjakovs and Livija Jankovska. Žanna Kulakova admitted, that this is a huge event for the city, because new factories open not so often. New places of work, even in the number of six – it is still an additional

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Specialists from Magdeburg derive from Daugavpils the experience in social sphere and work with youngsters

For two weeks workers of German city Magdeburg are staying in Daugavpils. The aim of their visit is the exchange of experience. Social workers have arrived, that’s why they attend social institutions of Daugavpils, chat with their local colleagues about the specifics of their work. Specialists from Magdeburg admitted that differences between the structures of governments are obvious, but

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News of  Daugavpils Youth Centre of informal education

Oh the 3rd of September Youth Centre of informal education has opened its doors in VaršavasStreet 45. This Centre is a governmental structure of Daugavpils City Council Youth Department. Regulation about the activity of the Centre has been approved on the 16th of July, 2012.

Idea of Youth Centre is in creating the possibilities for every young citizen of

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Delegation of Harbin’s city mass media representatives is taking away positive impressions from Daugavpils.

A few days inDaugavpilswere spent by the delegation ofHarbin’s city , which is our twin city inChina. Members of the delegation were head managers and chiefs ofHarbin’s TV information service, correspondents of the biggestHarbin’s newspaper. The aim of the visit was creating the film and a series of publications about all the 27 twin cities ofHarbin. Guests were interested in

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Saturday's storm did not bring much damage to Daugavpils

The company specialists DDzKSU received more than 430 calls, half of which was associated with intermittent electricity supply, half of the broken trees and branches. The head of the production base of DDzKSU Julia Mihailova explained that emergency crews worked all weekend, on Saturday and on Sunday all three sites have been working.

The company has been warned about the expected

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Currently 4 projects and 7 objects are under reconstruction.

Currently 4 projects and 7 objects are under reconstruction.

Head of communal Housing Aivars Pudans informed that at present the reconstruction works are at 7 sites, combined into 4 large projects.

The top asphalt layer had been laid onA.Pumpura Streetand now the improvement works take place. The top asphalt layer is laid onCietoksna Streetbetween Vienibas andKandavas street. On

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A Day of Architecture has started in Daugavpils

On the 5th of October is declared as the International Day of the international architecture by the community of architects. This year it takes place under the motto "Architects - Converters city." The event, organized in collaboration with Latvian Association of Architects and the Daugavpils City Council, was held inDaugavpils. The event is hosting an international conference on

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On the 5th of October Daugavpils will bring together architects of Baltic countries

The culmination of celebrations of the passing International Architects days inDaugavpilswill be a big conference of architects.

This yearDaugavpilswas chosen as a city of conference, so the city will bring together the architects from different Baltic countries.  Topic of the days of architecture is "Architect changes the city."

There will be two exhibitions. Not only

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First Results of the International Investment Forum

II International Investment Forum "Latgale – Eastern Gate of European Union" took place inDaugavpilson September 20 and 21. It was attended by more than 400 entrepreneurs and municipality representatives from 15 countries.

The enterprises SIA “Eko izo” (dealing with manufacturing of ecological cotton wool from waste paper for building insulation), SIA “Abi

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The second International Investment Forum

On the 20-21th of September an International Investment Forum took place inDaugavpils, which this year has grown to a scale of Latgale region. Forum's motto is "Latgale - East Gate of the European Union”.  Forum was opened by Daugavpils City Council chairperson Žanna Kulakova.

The mayor wished lots of new information and new business partners, ideas and surprises in

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The exhibition ''Made in Latgale and Daugavpils goods'' in Daugavpils Olympic Center

Exhibition will be held on the 20th of September from 10.00 to 18.00 and on the 21st  of September from 10.00 to 16.00.

The exhibition is going to be quite interesting. The number of participants is record huge- over 1,000. The area of manufacturers is planned, where businessmen from all Latgale, largest enterprises of Daugavpils and investors already working in Daugavpils will

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ARTIŠOKS festival ended in a creative and sporty atmosphere

On the 8th of Setpember young people festival Artišoks took its place in Central Park of Daugavpils. For the second time the festival is annually organised by City Council Youth Department. The festival was opened by Daugavpils city chairperson Žanna Kulakova.

Žanna Kulakova emphasized that the city is forming another beautiful and interesting

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Murdered Jewish children were honored in Daugavpils

September usually is associated with school and knowledge. Today we look on our children's achievements and talents with joy. We expect that will they be successors, who will be the wiser, more tolerant and capable not to reduplicate the tragedy that took place during World War II. It was the genocide of the Jewish people. More than 2 thousand Jewish children murdered in Daugavpils

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For the sixth time the festival “Happy Family” was organized by the social workers.

On the 26thof August the Central Park of Daugavpils has been crowded since early morning. Social workers, representatives of public organizations, educational institutions have started equipping the area for the Sixth International Festival "Happy Family." For the sixth year in a row in their free time, social workers organize massive celebration for the

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