“This is about people who are engaged and intend to continue to engage in business activities and come to invest in Lithuania,” Kristina Petrošienė, a spokeswoman for the Centre of Registers, told BNS on Monday.
“The Migration Department will be able to quickly and easily check whether there are grounds for issuing a permit and, if data change, whether there are grounds for revoking a permit and a national visa,” she said.
The agreement, which was signed last Friday, will give the Migration Department direct access to information from the the state registry.
Lithuania’s government on Wednesday gave a green light to hiring foreign specialists of certain fields, however, some opposition politicians warn that this could pave way for cheaper labor force that will stop the increase of wages for Lithuanians. […]