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Task of the science is to serve
people.

– Tolstoy –

Science is the captain, and
practice the soldiers.

– Leonardo da Vinci –

Frontiers of science are like the
horizon: the more we approach
it, the more it moves away.

– Boiste –

The fantasy is more important
than knowing.

– Albert Einstein –

Science – it means organized
knowledge.

– Spencer –

Freedom for the science the
same as the air for a living soul.

– Poincaré –

Research area of all sciences is
endless.

– Pascal –

System of science must be
looked at as the system of
nature: all in it is endless and
necessary.

– Cuvier –

Scientific plan without working
hypothesis is a skeleton without
living body.

– Hirschfeld-

The main research subject of
mankind is the human.

– Goethe –

All is important in science.

– Heine –

Books must be results of
sciences, but sciences not results
of books.

– Bacon –

Scientist is not the one, who
gives the right answers, but the
one, who asks the right
questions.

– Claude Lévi-Strauss –

The more we will seek for the
truth outside us, the more we
will move away of it. The more
we will be able to understand
who we are, the more the truth
will assert us in ourselves.

– Antonio Meneghetti –

Before being dictated the nature
needs to be obeyed.

– Bacon –

A true scientist is not one who
has more acquired, but one who
has more understood.

– Leibniz –

Science – to know how the
being acts. To know the action
of the being.

– Antonio Meneghetti –

Science is benefactor of
mankind.

– Berthelot –

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Iznākusi Latvijas Zinātņu akadēmijas Gadagrāmata 2020 angļu valodā!

Ir iznākusi Latvijas Zinātņu akadēmijas Gadagrāmata 2020 angļu valodā! Izdevuma mērķis ir iepazīstināt ar Latvijas zinātnieku pētījumiem pasaules zinātniekus un veicināt sadarbību ar ārvalstu institūcijām. Iepazīties ar Gadagrāmatu var Latvijas Zinātņu akadēmijas mājaslapā. Jaunajā izdevumā apkopoti vairāk nekā 40 raksti, tostarp LZA Ekonomikas institūta raksts par sadarbību ar Ķīnas Sociālo zinātņu akadēmiju. Pilns raksts no Gadagrāmatas 2020 par LZA Ekonomikas institūta un Ķīnas Sociālo Zinātņu akadēmijas...
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Latvia external relations briefing: The Government approves Development Cooperation Policy Plan for 2020

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Latvia social briefing: The outbreak of Coronavirus has massively impacted social development of Latvia

Because of the global outbreak of Coronavirus, on the 2nd of March, the first officially confirmed case of the Coronavirus was detected in Latvia. Since the first registered case in March and even prior the government of Latvia has been taking serious virus prevention measures, which have helped to limit the outbreak of the virus. Although by the end of March 2020 there were confirmed only...
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Latvia economy briefing: The strategy of Latvia to overcome the economic crisis of Covid-19

In the last months, the economics of Latvia has been facing various challenges due to the global pandemic. Taking into account the negative impact of Covid-19 on Latvia’s economic growth and the support measures introduced by the Latvian government to reduce the impact of the crisis the report from the Ministry of Finance states that the economics of Latvia could experience approximately 7% reduction of...
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Latvia economy briefing: Latvia’s credit rating upgraded to the historically highest level

In the recent months Latvia’s credit rating was upgraded twice by international credit rating agency S&P Global Rating, in 2019 the credit rating raised from “A- “level to “A” level and for the second time the rating was upgraded to “A+” level therefore reaching historically highest level ever since the Year 1997, when Latvia was first assigned with a credit rating. The improvement of the...
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Weekly briefing: The outbreak of Coronavirus has massively impacted social development of Latvia

The outbreak of Coronavirus has massively impacted social development of Latvia Because of the global outbreak of Coronavirus, on the 2nd of March, the first officially confirmed case of the Coronavirus was detected in Latvia. Since the first registered case in March and even prior the government of Latvia has been taking serious virus prevention measures, which have helped to limit the outbreak of the...
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Latvia social briefing: Development of Latvian safety and health issues in February 2020

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Latvia economy briefing: Information and communication sector in Latvia – jump of the decade

The information and communication technology sector have seen a significant upturn and development over the past 10 years. This is confirmed not only by the increasement of companies in the field but also by the produced amount of a variety of innovations in the information and communication technology sector. In recent years, the information and communication sector has seen around 10% growth annually.[1] Over the last...
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Latvia political briefing: LATVIA AS THE CENTER OF THE GLOBAL BUSINESS SERVICES

The Global Business Services sector in Latvia is growing. In 2019, the sector formed around 1.9% of gross domestic product and 2% of total exports.[1] Increasingly, internationally recognized companies choose to centralise the company’s administrative functions in Latvia, replacing it with the performance of functions in each country individually. Global Business Service is developing widely in Latvia – approximately 9,000 jobs places have been created in...
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