Vilius Šapoka

The minister of finance fancies himself a designer

“Nothing is certain but death and taxes.” This phrase was coined over a hundred years ago by US politician and inventor Ben Franklin. While not for these words, but more than a hundred years after […]

Kaunas Town Hall

Did the heads of foreign countries lose their interest in Kaunas? The answer is unexpected

A year ago, Kaunas was waiting for one of the most influential people in the world – Pope Francis. This year it seems like the heads of foreign countries have lost their interest in the […]


Average annual inflation remains steady at 2.4%

Due to the summer sales, monthly prices have decreased by 0.3% in July, whereas annual inflation remained steady for the sixth month in a row and stood at 2.4%. Prices of goods were 1.9% higher […]


How much should you earn to afford a new apartment in the centre of Vilnius?

A new apartment in a nice location in Vilnius is no longer a privilege affordable to people with a high level of income only. A two-person family earning an average salary in Vilnius can afford […]