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Lithuania's Nordic Sugar Kedainiai to invest EUR 12 mln into plant upgrade

Nordic Sugar Kedainiai, a Lithuanian company own by Nordic Sugar, …

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S. Jakeliūnas advised to speak to speak more reservedly by Seimas ethics watchdog

S. Jakeliūnas advised to speak to speak more reservedly by Seimas ethics watchdog In response to an LRT complaint regarding harm to the public broadcaster’s reputation, the Seimas Ethics and Procedures Commission has recommended MP Stasys Jakeliūnas to be more reserved in expressing his opinion in public, lrt.lt writes.

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New LNG shipment set to arrive in Lithuania's Klaipeda

… , is scheduled to arrive in Lithuania';s port of Klaipeda … project manager at Lietuvos Energija (Lithuanian Energy), operating Litgas, told  that …

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Lithuanian tax incentives for film production successfully raised to 30%

Lithuanian tax incentives for film production successfully raised to 30% Lithuanian parliament has approved a boost to the country’s film production tax incentive, increasing it from 20% to 30%. The new level will take effect from January 1, 2019 and the legislation has been renewed for the next five-year period, a press release from the Lithuanian Film Centre states.

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Lithuanian insurance market: lower prices and higher consumer protection

… of 2018, insurance premiums in Lithuania amounted to €655 mln. … 2018, insurance services in Lithuania were provided by 20 registered … insurance brokerage firms operating in Lithuania stood at 98.   Almost … to the Republic of Lithuania Law on Insurance that …

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Political scientist: S. Skvernelis has made a massive mistake

Political scientist: S. Skvernelis has made a massive mistake Political scientist Tomas Janeliūnas is convinced that Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis seeks to involve intelligence services into political fights by calling upon the State Security Department (VSD) over potential Kremlin influence on the Conservatives. Former heads of the VSD Gediminas Grina and Mečys Laurinkus are also surprised by the prime minister’s actions, lrt.lt writes.

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Fantastic finish: Danas Rapšys becomes world champion

Fantastic finish: Danas Rapšys becomes world champion Danas Rapšys has won the swimming world championship gold medal in 400m free style swimming in the 2018 FINA World Swimming Championships held in China.

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Seimas approves 2019 budget

Seimas approves 2019 budget Members of Seimas approved the 2019 state budget and municipal budget financial metric project on Tuesday with 84 MPs voting in favour, 41 against and 5 abstaining.

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Kęstutis Girnius. Low taxation – low teachers’ wages

Kęstutis Girnius. Low taxation – low teachers’ wages The desire of the public sector to have better lives and fighting to obtain it is understandable.

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How do I Know What my Workers’ Compensation Settlement Covers?

Your Montgomery County Workers’ Compensation Law Firm JENKINTOWN, PA, UNITED STATES, December 11, 2018 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- + At Saffren and Weinberg, Marc Alan Weinberg, Attorney and Kenneth Scott Saffren, Attorney are partners. The …

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Prime minister calls on intelligence services regarding potential influence on the Conservatives

Prime minister calls on intelligence services regarding potential influence on the Conservatives Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelis is standing by his words that the Conservatives could potentially be influenced by the Kremlin and states he has called on the intelligence services.

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Bernardas Gailius. Lithuanian story about A. Ramanauskas-Vanagas

Bernardas Gailius. Lithuanian story about A. Ramanauskas-Vanagas Politicians and political scientists will analyse for a long time yet, how Adolfas Ramanauskas-Vanagas was recognised as a factual head of state of Lithuania. This is a very Lithuanian story, which reveals many weaknesses of thought and worldview, typical to all of us.

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Moody's chooses Vilnius for its new European location

Moody's chooses Vilnius for its new European location Moody’s Corporation has chosen Vilnius, Lithuania as the location for its newest European office. Moody’s provides credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody’s expects to grow its new office over the next few years and chose Vilnius over a number of other European cities. Hiring of staff in Vilnius is expected to start in January, 2019, a press release from Invest Lithuania states.

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Over a year, labour costs per hour worked in Lithuania increased by 10.7%

Statistics Lithuania informs that in III quarter …

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Christmas gift trends: instead of things giving experiences

Christmas gift trends: instead of things giving experiences Streets decorated with Christmas lights, sounds of Christmas music in supermarkets or offices decorated with Advent calendars remind us of Christmas nearing. However, the main sign that the real Christmas fever has already started is the search for gifts. Although in December, there are queues in shops, nowadays you can notice a trend that instead of looking for material things, people are increasingly choosing gift vouchers for entertainment or recreation.

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