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Latvian Lats

The currency of Latvia. It was introduced in 1993, replacing the Latvian rublis, which replaced the Soviet ruble. Since 2005, the lats has been pegged to the euro in a band set by the European Exchange Rate Mechanism; this is in preparation for replacement of the lats with the euro at some point during or after 2012.
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The LATs themselves are useful and some have the potential to develop caring for the subject at hand but the LATs do not help to adequately evaluate students' levels of caring as a result of the educational experience.
Dual display of prices in euro and lats will continue until June 30, the Commission said.
The researchers are calling for LAT couples to have the right to 'opt in' to legal recognition - for protection in case of separation or bereavement - and to be taken into account by those providing personal, health and social care services, such as relationship counselling and family support.
41) indicates that Baltija had a 1.5 million lat foreign exchange loss during 1993 against a profit of 55,000 lats.
The restructured TMS will include two new units incorporating parts of LATS. One, headed by Tribune Co.
In an exercise such as a lat pulldown, the biceps is the smaller muscle and will therefore fatigue long before the upper back.
Spatial, the worlds leading provider of cabin crew training simulators, has been selected by Lufthansa Aviation Training (LAT) to manufacture a worlds first B777X Cabin Emergency Evacuation Trainer (CEET).
But King Features Syndicate, United Media, and Universal Press Syndicate (UPS) are generally considered the three largest (not necessarily in that order), followed by TMS, LATS, and Creators Syndicate.
The lats assist the smaller and weaker biceps in executing most pulling movements.
The Minister for Emergency Services is writing to Federal Minister for Justice Michael Keenan requesting the Commonwealth to consider extending the contracts for two Large Air Tankers (LATs) based in New South Wales.
RIGA - Last year joint-stock power utility Latvenergo earned 95.4 million lats in the export markets of Estonia, Lithuania and Norway, LETA reports.
The Los Angeles Times Syndicate (LATS) says one of its 11 comics, three of its six editorial cartoons, and 13 of its nearly 50 columns include e-mail addresses.