Committee on Budget and Finance

President signs adjusted 2021 budget into law

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda has on Wednesday signed the adjusted 2021 state budget into law.

Extra-EUR 55 mln for pandemic management will push budget deficit up

As the Lithuanian government plans to review this year's budget, the now-approved state budget deficit is estimated to go up from 7 to 8.1 percent as more...

MP Glaveckas passes away at hospital (1)

MP Kestutis Glaveckas, a signatory of the March 11 Independence Act and a co-founder of the Lithuanian Free Market Institute, has passed away at hospital.

Parliament appoints Simkus to lead central bank

The Seimas of Lithuania on Thursday appointed Gediminas Simkus as board chairman of the country's central Bank of Lithuania.

Over 90 percent illegal cigarettes come from Belarus

More than 90 percent of illegal cigarettes seized by the Lithuanian Customs last year were smuggled in from Belarus, the acting director of the Lithuanian...