Bilateral Agreements

2009

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on Cooperation in the Fields of Health

Date of conclusion:
2009-11-10
Branch:
Health
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 2009-11-03
Status:
not in force
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
not published
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Baiba Rozentāle, Minister of Health
  • Other side:
    Yaakov Litzman, Deputy Minister of Health

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on Gainful Occupation for Family Members of a Member of a Diplomatic Mission or Consular Post

Date of conclusion:
2009-09-22
Branch:
Work permissions
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 2008-10-28
Status:
in force 2010-02-11
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.27 2010-02-17
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Māris Riekstiņš, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Other side:
    Avigdor Liberman, Minister of Foreign Affairs

2006

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel Regarding Mutual Protection of Classified Information in the Field of Defence and Military Cooperation

Date of conclusion:
2006-03-06
Branch:
Classified information
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 2006-02-28
Status:
in force 2006-03-06
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.56 2006-04-06
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Jānis Kažociņš, Director of Constitution Protection Bureau
  • Other side:
    Yechiel Horev, Principal Deputy Director General Director of Directorate of Security of the Defence Establishment

Convention between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income and on Capital

Date of conclusion:
2006-02-20
Branch:
Taxes
Adopted by:
Saeima (Parliament) 2006-06-22
Status:
in force 2006-07-13
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.103 2006-07-04
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Oskars Spurdziņš, minister of finance
  • Other side:
    Tzipi Livni, minister of foreign affairs

2005

Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel Regarding Defence Industrial Cooperation

Date of conclusion:
2005-02-16
Branch:
Military cooperation
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 2003-01-21
Status:
in force 2005-02-16
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.171 2005-10-27
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Edgars Rinkēvičs, Secretary of State of the Ministry of Defence
  • Other side:
    Amos Yaron, Director General

2001

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on Co-operation in the Field of Tourism

Date of conclusion:
2001-12-06
Branch:
Tourism
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 2001-12-04
Status:
in force 2002-10-20
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.162 2002-11-07
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Vladimirs Makarovs, Minister of Environmental Protection and Regional Development
  • Other side:
    Avraham Benjamin, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on Mutual Assistance in Customs Matters

Date of conclusion:
2001-12-06
Branch:
Customs issues
Adopted by:
Saeima (Parliament) 2002-06-20
Status:
in force 2002-08-22
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.99 2002-07-03
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Gundars Berzins, Minister of Finance
  • Other side:
    Avraham Benjamin, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

2000

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on the Abolition of Visa Requirements for Holders of Regular National Passports

Date of conclusion:
2000-05-08
Branch:
Travel regime
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 2000-05-03
Status:
in force 2001-05-11
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.43 2001-03-16
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Maris Riekstins, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Other side:
    David Levi, Minister of Foreign Affairs

1998

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on Cooperation in Combating Illicit Trafficking and Abuse of Narcotic Drugs, Psychotropic Substances and Precursors, Terrorism and other Serious Crimes

Date of conclusion:
1998-07-27
Branch:
Crime prevention
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 1998-07-22
Status:
in force 1998-12-29
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.43 1999-02-16
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Andrejs Krastins, Minister of Interior
  • Other side:
    Avigdor Kahalani, Minister for Public Security

1997

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel concerning Cooperation in the Field of Telecommunication and Posts

Date of conclusion:
1997-05-14
Branch:
Communications
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 1994-11-29
Status:
in force 1997-12-02
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.34 1998-02-10
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Vilis Kristopans, Minister of Transport
  • Other side:
    Limor Livnat, Minister of Communications

1996

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on the Waiver of the Visa Requirement for the Holders of Diplomatic or Service Passports

Date of conclusion:
1996-03-01
Branch:
Travel regime
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 1995-08-09
Status:
in force 1996-12-14
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.122 1995-08-16
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Valdis Birkavs, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Other side:
    Tova Hercl, Ambassador of Israel in Latvia

1994

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel for the Promotion and Reciprocal Protection of Investments

Date of conclusion:
1994-02-27
Branch:
Investments
Adopted by:
Saeima (Parliament) 1995-01-26
Status:
in force 1995-05-09
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.30 1994-03-10
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Valdis Birkavs, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Other side:
    Ichak Rabin, Prime Minister

Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel on Cooperation in the Fields of Education, Culture and Science

Date of conclusion:
1994-02-27
Branch:
Various forms of cooperation
Adopted by:
Cabinet of Ministers 1994-02-08
Status:
in force 1995-11-07
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.24 1994-02-24
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Valdis Birkavs, Minister of Foreign Affairs
  • Other side:
    Ichak Rabin, Prime Minister

1993

Air Transport Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Latvia and the Government of the State of Israel

Date of conclusion:
1993-11-03
Branch:
Air service
Adopted by:
Saeima (Parliament) 1995-09-14
Status:
in force 1996-04-14
Duration:
indefinite
Publication:
Latvijas Vēstnesis Nr.149 1995-09-29
Signatories:
  • Latvian side:
    Andris Gutmanis, Minister of Transport
  • Other side:
    Shimon Peres, Minister of Foreign Affairs