During the meeting the President stated that Latvia can get more revenues if you increase the volume of exports and continue diversifying the export markets, reported the press service of the President.
Vejonis said that the creation of a portfolio of strategic and competitive investment projects will improve the situation with investments.
Also Vejonis considers urgent measure for reducing the shadow economy in Latvia. "Evasion from VAT annually creates the state damages amounting to more than 700 million euros, which is comparable to the annual health budget", — said Vejonis.
Rimsevics, for his part, spoke about trends and problems in Latvia's economy, the pace of development in 2015 to rise. A slow growth in the Eurozone, the crisis in Russia, the fall of the ruble — all these forces to increase focus on prudent budget planning, thoughtful fiscal policy and structural reforms, said the head of the Bank of Latvia.