Friday 26/08/2011

1/2 Million Euro Agreement to be Signed

On Tuesday, August 30, SSE Riga Rector Anders Paalzow will sign a 415,219 EUR agreement with the Latvian Chamber of Trade and Commerce (LTRK) to ensure the provision of high-quality executive education to Latvian businesses and their employees.  

The project is organised as part of the LTRK training programme „” and is co-financed by the European Social Fund. The aim of the project is to increase the productivity and competitiveness of Latvian enterprises in international markets.

Companies wishing to join the project receive a refund for resources invested in employee training and education according to the following scale:

  • Small enterprises – 72.5%, up to 50 employees;
  • Medium-size enterprises – 62.5%, from 50 to 250 employees;
  • Large enterprises – 52.5%, above 250 employees.

To join the project, companies are invited to fill out the application and provide data about the enterprise at , and should add a statement from the State Revenue Service about tax payments, then submit the application to the SSE Riga Executive Education Department (located on the 6th floor, or by mail to SSE Riga, Strelnieku iela 4a, Riga LV1010).

„An educated and productive workforce is the basis of economic development, therefore SSE Riga is tripling the number of Executive Education programmes currently offered, allowing businesses to increase their competitiveness by giving employees the opportunity to receive world-class business education at an affordable price,” says Rector Anders Paalzow.

SSE Riga Executive Education Department
phone: (+371) 67015826, (+371) 28357783

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