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A hundred days of Seimas – reflections  (1)
2017 m. vasario 27 d. 15:46
Analysts: Forestries must be restructured within 1-2 years
2017 m. sausio 12 d. 15:37
After the Lithuanian environment minister initiated restructuring of state forests,...
Review: who were better of in 2016?
2016 m. gruodžio 27 d. 13:59
Will the “Peasants” keep their promises to voters?
2016 m. gruodžio 7 d. 14:33
According to the data of early surveys, Ramūnas Karbauskis ’ Peasant and Greens...
Is Lithuania ready for the end of EU money bonanza?
2016 m. rugpjūčio 17 d. 07:39
At the moment, Lithuania receives about €623 of EU support per person. The amount will go...
'Moment of truth' for Lithuanian economy after 2020
2016 m. rugpjūčio 16 d. 09:28
The end of the European Union 's current financial period in 2020, after which Lithuania will be getting substantially less funding from Brussels, will be a cold...
Lithuanian government's emigration plan: 'Cold water subsidies will not make people want to come back'
2016 m. rugpjūčio 8 d. 07:19
With data showing that emigration from Lithuania has increased even more this year, the cabinet has drafted a plan to reduce emigration and encourage repatriation....
Could a shorter working week be better for Lithuania's economy?
2016 m. birželio 9 d. 07:22
Conventional wisdom says that the more time you spend at work, the more you accomplish but...
Lithuanians could live for six months on savings
2016 m. kovo 25 d. 09:19
Lithuanians’ average savings in their bank accounts would allow them to survive for six...
What are the key risks facing the Lithuanian economy?  (1)
2016 m. kovo 22 d. 08:27
Gitanas Nausėda , Žygimantas Mauricas and Nerijus Mačiulis , all economists at leading commercial banks in Lithuania, are optimistic about Lithuania's economy...
Russian crisis knocked 2.6% off Lithuania’s economic growth
2016 m. kovo 17 d. 09:00
If not for the impact of the economic crisis in Russia , Lithuania's economy would have grown by 4.2% rather than 1.6% last year, according to Nordea bank economists.
Can Lithuania compete with cheaper Polish produce?
2016 m. kovo 17 d. 08:07
Lithuanian shoppers have been making shopping trips to neighbouring Poland where despite...
Is a new real estate bubble inflating in Lithuania?  (3)
2016 m. kovo 9 d. 08:22
Investment in residential real estate in Lithuania last year bounced back to levels last...
Dark clouds for Lithuanian economy ahead, economists say
2016 m. kovo 4 d. 08:58
Lithuanian economists have criticized the government's "inaction", saying that the country's...
Growing demand to drive up housing prices in Lithuania’s cities
2016 m. vasario 5 d. 09:52
The supply and demand for real estate is growing in Lithuania‘s largest cities with the movement of people from rural areas to cities increasing, drawn by higher...
Lithuania’s demographic crisis needs to be tackled now, say economists
2016 m. vasario 5 d. 09:33
Demographics will soon be the biggest problem facing Lithuanian society and industry, leading economists have warned, urging Lithuanian politicians to address the...
Increase non-taxable income, not minimum wage, says new party  (1)
2016 m. sausio 20 d. 09:35
Non-taxable income should be increased instead of the minimum wage and that would put more...
Will Lithuania ever be a nation of 3.5 million again?  (2)
2016 m. sausio 7 d. 09:15
Will Lithuania ever again be a nation of 3.5 million? This target, championed by the leaders...
World Economic Forum representatives: Lithuania could be among the most competitive
2015 m. gruodžio 2 d. 12:24
With implemented structural reforms, infrastructure development and innovations, Lithuania...
Drop in expatriate remittances spells bad news for Lithuanian economy
2015 m. lapkričio 24 d. 11:15
Remittances from the Lithuanian diaspora has long played a significant role in the country's economy. Expatriates send a lot of the money they make in the UK or Norway...
Should Lithuania change its name for better marketing?  (13)
2015 m. lapkričio 5 d. 11:46
Many a travelling Lithuanian at one time or another had the following conversation: "Where are you from?" - "Lithuania." - "Where? Ukrainia?" - "No, Lithuania. It's a...
Economic instability in Europe triggered by fragmentation, Lithuanian analyst says
2015 m. birželio 24 d. 12:12
Instability in the euro area results from fragmentation, chief economist for Lithuania at...
Will Lithuania survive without EU structural funds?  (6)
2015 m. gegužės 12 d. 08:50
This is the last financial period that Lithuania is entitled to billions of euros in support...
One in, one out? What Greece leaving euro zone would cost Lithuania  (1)
2015 m. sausio 6 d. 12:46
As anti- EU moods are brewing in Greece , the euro zone is worried about a new round of...