Kariņš cabinet

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The Kariņš cabinet is the government of Latvia. It was established on 23 January 2019, four months after the 2018 Latvian parliamentary election.[1][2][3][4][5]

The composition of the Kariņš cabinet is as follows:[1][2]

Position Name Party Dates
Prime Minister Krišjānis Kariņš New Unity 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Justice
Vice Prime Minister
Jānis Bordāns New Conservative Party 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Defence
Vice Prime Minister
Artis Pabriks Development/For! 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Economics Ralfs Nemiro KPV LV 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Finance Jānis Reirs New Unity 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Foreign Affairs Edgars Rinkēvičs New Unity 25 October 2011 –
Minister for the Interior Sandis Ģirģens KPV LV 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Education and Science Ilga Šuplinska New Conservative Party 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Culture Dace Melbārde National Alliance 31 October 2013 – 4 July 2019
Nauris Puntulis National Alliance 8 July 2019 –
Minister for Welfare Ramona Petraviča KPV LV 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Environmental Protection and Regional Development Juris Pūce Development/For! 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Transport Tālis Linkaits New Conservative Party 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Health Ilze Viņķele Development/For! 23 January 2019 –
Minister for Agriculture Kaspars Gerhards National Alliance 23 January 2019 –

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Latvia gets a new government led by Krišjānis Kariņš". Public Broadcasting of Latvia. 23 January 2019. Retrieved 1 May 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Latvia's New Prime Minister Announces His Cabinet". Consuladoletonialisboa.com. 23 January 2019. Retrieved 1 May 2019.
  3. ^ "Politicians discuss the pros and cons of Kariņš's government". Baltic News Network. 23 January 2019. Retrieved 1 May 2019.
  4. ^ "Latvian coalition parties sign Kariņš's government declaration". Baltic News Network. 23 January 2019. Retrieved 1 May 2019.
  5. ^ "Latvia's Karins confirmed as PM, ending lengthy political deadlock". Reuters. 23 January 2019. Retrieved 1 May 2019.