Migration department

President urges interior minister stop laying blame, focus on immigration challenges

Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė on Thursday called on Interior Minister Eimutis Misiūnas to be more active in addressing the challenges of growing immigration and pay less attention to finding someone to blame or replacing officials. […]

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Government to decide on reduction of posts of bureaucrats

Lithuania’s government will Wednesday discuss the proposal of cutting the number of posts of government officials. […]

Migration department
Foreign affairs

Visa delays in Lithuanian Migration Department caused by bad management – interior minister

Visa-issuing delays in the Migration Department subordinate to the Interior Ministry is a result of poor management, says Lithuania’s Interior Minister Eimutis Misiūnas. The department’s director says she has not had time to hire additional staff, as the minister only signed a decree on a bigger staff in late December. […]

Aurelijus Veryga

Media gives most attention to Lithuania’s healthmin during government 1st yr, least to energmin

Lithuania’s Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga got the biggest media focus during the first year of the government’s term, while Energy Minister Žygimantas Vaičiūnas got the least attention from the press. […]