trade unions

Vice-minister: reducing poverty requires paying all taxes

Reducing Lithuania's poverty level to the EU average requires paying all taxes to the state and investing in healthcare and in transport and...

Business representatives: what new president should change?

As Gitanas Nauseda is due to be sworn in as Lithuania's next president on Friday, BNS Lithuania has asked economists as well as business and trade union...

Minimum wage set to go up next year

The minimum monthly wage in Lithuania is set to rise 9.4 percent to 607 euros, from the existing 555 euros (before tax), as of next year, and the minimum...

Government left to decide on minimum wage

Lithuania's Tripartite Council , uniting the government, employers and trade unions, on Tuesday failed to reach agreement on how much to raise the minimum...

PM sees minister's proposal on truckers' wages as compromise

Social Security and Labor Minister Linas Kukuraitis' proposal to pay per diem allowances to long-haul truck drivers only if their taxable wages amount...