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The Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) is happy to assist media professionals working on stories about Latvia and its tourism offering.
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The Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) is happy to provide advice and support to the international travel trade planning activities in or already working with the Latvian tourism market.

About LIAA

One of the roles of the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia is to implement Latvia's national tourism development policy. The agency is supervised by the Ministry of Economics.

What we do:

  • implement marketing activities in Latvia and abroad for the promotion of Latvia as a tourism destination
  • ensure public private partnerships for tourism development
  • work to attract funding for tourism development. 

Our activities include:

  • carrying out research in local and international tourism markets
  • providing information and consultations on tourism in Latvia
  • arranging the participation of Latvian tourism service providers at international tourism events
  • coordinating FAM and press trips for international tour operators and media
  • developing and maintaining – an online tourism information resource for travellers
  • running ad campaigns in target markets
  • printing and distributing brochures and maps for visitors to Latvia
  • establishing and participating in tourism development projects
  • proposing legislative improvements to encourage tourism development
  • supervising the allocation of funds to tourism development projects.


Recommendations for tourism service providers

17.06.2020 Recommendations for tourism service providers

In the tourism sector, the risks of the spread of Covid-19 are related to the following conditions: the risks of carrying Covid-19 from countries with high incidence; a tourist may become infected when in close contact during a tourist trip; a person may become infectious a few days before showing...
top new tourism product

19.12.2018 Latvia's top new tourism product 2018 announced

The winners of Latvia's "Top new tourism product 2018" competition are the former servants' quarters at Mazmežotne Manor, Riga Motor Museum and the Railway and Steam educational and interactive centre in Gulbene. 
airbaltic plane at riga international airportphoto by: Austris Antons

17.12.2018 airBaltic recognized as export champion of Latvia

Latvian airline airBaltic received the Export Champion of Latvia title at the annual Export and Innovation Awards. Organised by the Investment and Development Agency of Latvia (LIAA) and Ministry of Economics of the Republic of Latvia, the awards acknowledge companies, which have successfully and...