X
Latvia.travel mobile app. Your official guide for travelling in Latvia.
Download

You are here

Nearly one-third of Latvian Janis' are shareholders or board members of companies

28.06.2011

RIGA, June 20 (NOZARE.LV) - 57,681 persons in Latvia are named Janis, and 20,962 of them are shareholders or board members in various companies, according to the Registry of Enterprises "Lursoft" and the Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs.

RIGA, June 20 (NOZARE.LV) - 57,681 persons in Latvia are named Janis, and 20,962 of them are shareholders or board members in various companies, according to the Registry of Enterprises "Lursoft" and the Office of Citizenship and Migration Affairs.

9,571 Janis' are shareholders in Latvian companies, while 11,391 - board members.

On the other hand, the number of persons named Liga in Latvian companies is significantly smaller.

10,510 Ligas hold shares in Latvian companies, 715 - are part of their management.

At the moment, there are four active companies in Latvia that have "cheese" in their name, 36 companies and organizations with "beer", two - with "bonfire", 58 - with "Ligo!", 68 - with "oak", 109 - with "Janis" and 88 with "Liga".

According to the Latvian calendar-designated "name days", Liga Day is June 23, Janis Day - June 24.

Related news
One of the greatest acoustic guitar virtuosos of all time, Tommy Emmanuel, will give his only concert in the Baltics at the Riga Congress Center next April, "Trade Hub Productions" representative...
In 2014, as compared to 2013, the number of foreign travelers has increased by 7.3 percent, according to the data of Central Statistical Bureau (CSB). Foreign travelers crossed the border of Latvia 6.2...
The TNT Magazine recommends visiting Latvia and its capital Riga to view the country’s beauty, cuisine which is worth to taste and savour, and get acquainted with its spectacular arts scene....
With information on the achievements of the EU space program, a domed pavilion from the European Space Expo will visit Riga from April 30 to May 10, and will be open to the public free of charge. The...