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2017 03 09
Possibilities for strengthening bilateral economic cooperation discussed between Minister of Economy of Lithuania and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary

At the 9 March meeting, Mindaugas Sinkevičius, Minister of Economy of Lithuania, discussed with Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary, the possibilities of strengthening bilateral cooperation between...

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2017 03 02
Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius and Vice-President of Western Union discussed the need of skilled labour in Lithuania

At the 2 March 2017 meeting with Lenny Alugas, Senior Vice President for international operations at the US financial services and communications company Western Union, Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius discussed the need for skilled professionals, informed about the projects...

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2017 01 31
Minister of Economy: ‘Confidence in venture capital funds strengthened in Lithuania'

At the 31 January 2017 meeting with Troy Weeks, Senior Banker at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), and investor Michael Parry, Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius discussed the cooperation of the EBRD with UAB INVEGA (Investment and Business Guarantees) as part of preparation for the implementation of...

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2017 01 31
2016 a record breaking year for Invest Lithuania as production investments boom

2016 was another record breaking year for the foreign investment promotion agency Invest Lithuania as it attracted 36 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects to Lithuania. These projects are set to create 3,716 jobs over the next three years. By comparison, 28 foreign capital companies decided to set up operations in Lithuania in 2015, creating...

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2017 01 19
Lithuania up in Global Talent Competitiveness Index

Lithuania has moved up two positions in the Global Talent Competitiveness Index and now ranks 33rd out of the 118 countries surveyed. The index ranks countries according to their ability to attract and retain talent and competences that exist locally. The jump in Lithuania’s position in the ranking this year was mostly due to stronger results in the talent...

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2017 01 18
Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius: ‘Membership in the OECD is our priority‘

At the meeting with Lars Eric Fredriksson, Chair of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) Working Party on State Ownership and Privatisation Practices (WPSOPP) on Wednesday, Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius discussed the implementation of the Recommendations provided for in the OECD Review of...

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2017 01 09
Adviser to the Minister of Economy appointed

Today, Adviser to the Minister of Economy Jolita Gumaniukienė is taking on her duties. She will be in charge of the issues related to the policy of state-owned enterprises and the improvement of business environment.

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2017 01 03
Two Vice-Ministers appointed

Today, two Vice-Ministers of Economy, Rugilė Andziukevičiūtė-Buzė and Ramūnas Burokas, ar taking on their duties. 

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2016 12 23
Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

May you be inspired with ambitious goals and original ideas, strong will and great achievements! Merry Christmas and a happy New Year!

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2016 12 21
Vice-Minister and two Advisers to the Minister appointed

Today, Vice-Minister of Economy Lina Sabaitienė and Advisers to the Minister Sergejus Tichomirovas and Mindaugas Janulionis are taking on their duties. 

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2016 12 14
The newly appointed Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius takes office

Mindaugas Sinkevičius, a 32 years old member of the Lithuanian Social Democratic Party, is taking up his duties as the Minister of Economy of the Republic of Lithuania. He is the successor of  Evaldas Gustas, who was the leader of the Ministry of Economy for more than three years. Prior to becoming Minister of Economy Mindaugas Sinkevičius was...

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2016 05 26
Global Tourism Experts Discussed the Trends of the Fast-Growing Sharing Economy in Vilnius

The global traditional tourism business representatives, users of new technologies and developers of modern tourism services who met in Vilnius this Thursday discussed new business models and an impact of information and communication technologies on providers of traditional tourism services. It has been generally acknowledged that...

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