On Monday 4 June, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis participated in the 9th Annual Forum of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region in Tallinn.
On Monday 4 June, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis participated in the regional meeting of the Prime Ministers of the Baltic States and the Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland in Tallinn.
On Wednesday 30 May, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Emmanuel Macron, President of France in Paris.
On Wednesday 30 May, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Angel Gurría, Secretary-General of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) in Paris.
On Wednesday 30 May, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with representatives of the Movement of Enterprises of France (MEDEF) in Paris.
On Thursday 17 May, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis participated in the European Union (EU) - Western Balkans Summit in Sofia.
On Wednesday 16 May, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis participated in an informal European Council meeting in Sofia, where, together with the other EU Heads of State and Government, discussed the issues important for the EU - innovations, the US trade-restricting measures, as well as the US statement on withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) and readiness to work with the EU partners on a new agreement to address the issues highlighted by the US under the JCPOA.
On Wednesday 9 May, the first meeting of the Cooperation Group of the Financial Sector, which was set up by Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis, was held. The Head of Government, the Ministry of Finance and the Financial and Capital Market Commission informed representatives of commercial banks about an action plan for the adjustment of the financial sector, as well as on the steps already taken, including the alignment of legislation to ensure the transparency of the financial sector.
On Wednesday 2 May, Prime Minister Māris Kučinskis met with Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy of the United Arab Emirates in Rīga.
The banks registered in Latvia will be banned from cooperating with shell companies and servicing their accounts, as provided for in the amendments to the Law on the Prevention of Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing adopted by the Saeima on Thursday 26 April.