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La introducción del euro

Letonia 2014

El 9 de julio de 2013 el Consejo de la Unión Europea aprobó la solicitud presentada por Letonia de incorporarse a la zona del euro el 1 de enero de 2014. El tipo de conversión irrevocable se fijó en 1€ = 0,702804 LVL.



Canje del lats letón

  • En oficinas de correos y sucursales bancarias
    El lats podrá canjearse sin coste alguno hasta el 31 de marzo de 2014 en 302 oficinas de correos de Letonia al tipo de conversión irrevocable. También podrá canjearse en sucursales bancarias hasta el 30 de junio de 2014.

  • En el Latvijas Banka 
    El banco central de Letonia canjeará sin coste alguno los billetes y monedas en lats en cantidades ilimitadas y por tiempo indefinido al tipo de conversión irrevocable.
    Lista de sucursales del Latvijas Banka

  • En otros bancos centrales nacionales de la zona del euro
    Los billetes en lats podrán canjearse sin coste alguno en los bancos centrales nacionales de la zona del euro del 1 de enero al 28 de febrero de 2014 al tipo de conversión irrevocable. El importe que puede canjearse está limitado a 1.000€ por persona, operación y día. Véase la lista de sucursales a continuación.
    Lista de sucursales de bancos centrales nacionales de la zona del euro

Billetes en lats canjeables


El Banco Central Europeo (BCE) y el Latvijas Banka están preparando una campaña de comunicación que incluye:

  • la elaboración y distribución de publicaciones sobre los billetes y monedas en euros y el cambio de moneda;

  • dos vídeos en inglés, letón y ruso sobre el cambio de moneda y cómo comprobar los billetes y monedas en euros;

  • una exposición sobre el euro en el teatro Dailes en Riga (Brīvības iela 75, LV-1001, Rīga) del 25 de octubre al 13 de diciembre de 2013;

  • una conferencia de alto nivel sobre el euro el 12 de septiembre de 2013 en Riga.




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