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Government asks MPs to allow it to borrow funds to meet 2 pct defense spending target

The Lithuanian government has asked the parliament to allow it to borrow funds to increase defense funding and thus meet NATO 's 2 percent of GDP spending...

Fintech in Lithuania: can we take the leading position already?

Lithuania's image on the international scene is promising: in 2017 alone, 35 fintech companies were established here, and a few weeks ago the 16+1 Heads of...

More business financing alternatives and investment opportunities introduced in Lithuania

Reduction of administrative burden on investment funds and more favourable environment for their activities in Lithuania, and at the same time, creation of...

Vilius Šapoka, the Minister of Finance: the capital markets union is beneficial for all countries of the European Union

Today 8 countries of the EU have expressed united position on creation of the single capital markets union. It will contribute to sustainable growth of...

Lithuania, 7 other European countries push for capital markets union as Brexit approaches

Lithuania and another seven Northern European countries are urging the European Union to take more decisive action to build a single capital markets union...