Linas Kukuraitis EN

Linas Kukuraitis EN

Linas Kukuraitis (born May 22, 1978 in Panevėžys) - Lithuanian social work educator and organizer, politician. Since 2016, Linas Kukuraitis serves as a Minister for Social Security and Labor.

Kukuraitis: country must raise basic pension to reduce poverty

Kukuraitis: country must raise basic pension to reduce poverty

Lithuania needs to raise the basic pension in order to tackle the problem of poverty among retirees, Social Security and Labor Minister Linas Kukuraitis...

Cabinet approves pay rise for public sector workers

The Lithuanian Cabinet approved on Wednesday a proposal to raise the basic amount used for calculating public-sector salaries by 3 euros to 176 euros next...

Nauseda calls for increased social security spending after meeting minister

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda called on Thursday for an increase in funding for social needs .

Accusations at Karbauskis and Širinskienė: unexpected turn after negotiations

After “ Farmer ” amendments to the children’s rights protection law were not passed by Seimas on Tuesday, “Farmer” leader Ramūnas Karbauskis and...

Minister threatens to terminate contracts with companies failing to deliver pensions

With public discontent arising over delayed pensions, Minister of Social Security and Labour Linas Kukuraitis states that the contracts with the pension...