Business discussion will take place on September 8th, in scope of event “Rēzekne SEZ – with a view to the future” in honour of the 20th anniversary of Rēzekne SEZ. Representatives of World Free Zones Organization, Regional Policy department of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development, Development Finance Institution “ALTUM”, Rēzekne Municipality Council, Rēzekne Municipality Council and Rēzekne SEZ Authority will participate in the discussion.
During Business Discussions regional representative of World Free Zones Organization will provide insight into free zones of the future. Director of Regional Policy Departments of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development Raivis Bremšmits and Head of Latgale Region of Development Finance Institution “ALTUM” Vita Pučka will introduce to the available state support mechanisms for promotion of entrepreneurship. Furthermore on September 8 participants of the event will be provided with information on business development projects of Rēzekne City Council and Rēzekne Municipality Council. Alongside business discussions on September 8 participants of the event will have a possibility to participate in visits to Rēzekne SEZ enterprises and development projects in Rēzekne Municipality and Rēzekne City.
Rēzekne SEZ was established in 1997 as regional development support instrument n the Eastern Latvia. Currently Rēzekne SEZ unites 18 enterprises, many of which are the largest, the most dynamic and well-known enterprises of Rēzekne and Rēzekne Municipality. In honour of the 20th anniversary of Rēzekne SEZ, zone authority organizes several events on September 7 and 8 in order to take a look at the achievements of 20 years and future development perspectives of Rēzekne SEZ.