The Ambassador of Estonia visits Valmiera 


On October 27 Valmiera was visited by the Ambassador of Estonia to Latvia Tõnis Nirk and the Deputy Head of the Mission Merje Stanciene. The aim of the visit was to get introduced to different factors of business environment in Valmiera and to discuss future cooperation opportunities between Valmiera and Estonia.


During the beginning of the visit the Ambassador and the Deputy Head of the Mission met with the Chairman of the Valmiera City Council Jānis Baiks and International Relations Coordinator Elīna Rubule. The visitors were presented with the information regarding most important indicators of the city development and previous cooperation between Valmiera and Estonia.

The visit continued in the Valmiermuiža Beer Brewery, where the export policy of the company was discussed with its manager Aigars Ruņģis. After that the guests were introduced to the planned indoors pool and SPA complex in the Vidzeme Olympic Centre, which relevant to inhabitants of Estonia as well.

Later the Ambassador and the Deputy Head of the Mission visited the Valmiera Business Incubator were discussed such issues as support measures for new businesses, success stories, future potential and possible cooperation between similar business support and research institutions in Estonia.