Hospitality Latvian Jurmala seriously hurt because of the departure from the international contest of young pop singers “New Wave”, said the president of the Latvian Association of Hotels and Restaurants Janis Valodze.
«During “New Wave” they earn most of the annual budget, “- he said, adding that in the long term to ensure an equivalent cash flow will be difficult, according to « Interfax » .
Valodze believes that the situation can be resolved by establishing a local festival in Jurmala.
Manual contest of young singers “New Wave” in 2002 held annually in Jurmala, before the end of this year decide on its new venue. Among the candidate cities for the contest are considered the Crimea, Sochi, Baku, Kaliningrad and Kazan.