Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš

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Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš
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14th Prime Minister of Latvia
Assumed office
23 January 2019
PresidentRaimonds Vējonis
Egils Levits
Preceded byMāris Kučinskis
Member of the European Parliament for Latvia
In office
14 July 2009 – 23 January 2019
Minister for Economics of Latvia
In office
2 December 2004 – 7 April 2006
Prime MinisterAigars Kalvītis
Preceded byJuris Lujāns
Succeeded byAigars Štokenbergs
Personal details
Born (1964-12-13) 13 December 1964 (age 54)
Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.
CitizenshipLatvian, American
NationalityLatvian
Political partyNew Era Party (2002–2011)
Unity (2011–present)
Spouse(s)Anda Kariņa
Alma materUniversity of Pennsylvania
ProfessionLinguist
Websitewww.karins.lv

Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš (born 13 December 1964) is an American-born Latvian linguist, businessman, and politician.[1] He was Minister of Economics and Member of the European Parliament. He is the 14th and current Prime Minister of Latvia since January 2019.

References[change | change source]

  1. "MEP profile: Arturs Krišjānis KARIŅŠ". European Parliament. Retrieved 5 April 2010.

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