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Story June 29, 2009

Latvia: Picking Up the Pieces After An Economic Meltdown - Part 2

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For more than a decade the ex-Soviet republic of Latvia was a poster child of seamless transition to...

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Riga's main daily newspaper Diena ran a front page graphic -- covering the entire page -- on May 12 stating that there has been an 18% drop in Latvia's GDP in the first quarter of 2009.

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