Krišjānis KARIŅŠ

Maa: Latvia
  • BRU:
    ASP 14E206 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Puhelinnumero: +32 (0)2 2845205
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849205
  • STR:
    LOW T10031 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Puhelinnumero: +33 (0)3 88 175205
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179205
Asemani parlamentissa:
  • Coordinator - Teollisuus, tutkimus ja energia
  • Member - EPP Group Bureau
  • Member - EPP Group Heads of National Delegation
  • Jäsen - Yhdysvallat
  • Jäsen - Teollisuus, tutkimus ja energia
  • Jäsen - Partija "VIENOTĪBA"
  • Varajäsen - Euronest
  • Varajäsen - Armenia, Azerbaidžan, Georgia
  • Varajäsen - Talous- ja raha-asiat

Curriculum vitae

Born in 1964. Latvia. Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, linguistics (1996). B.A. University of Pennsylvania, linguistics (1988).Chairman of the company PK SIA (1994-2002).Member of the Latvian Parliament (since 2002). Minister for Economic Affairs of Latvia (2004-2006).Founder, Jaunais laiks party (2002). Member of the bureau, Jaunais laiks party (2003-2007). Chair of the bureau, Jaunais laiks party (2007-2008). Member of the bureau, Jaunais laiks party (since 2008).Chair of the 'Jaunais laiks' parliamentary party (2002-2004; 2006/2007). Minister for Economic Affairs of Latvia (2004-2006).B.A. Summa Cum Laude, elected to Phi Beta Kappa.MEP since 2009.

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EPP Group declaration on the steel sector

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Digital Agenda: we expect an ambitious proposal from the Commission

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Creating a true EU electricity market to benefit consumers

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Transparency against terror financing and tax evasion

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Time to move to solutions on car emissions

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