Nerijus Mačiulis

Wage growth in Lithuania, is it a sprint or a marathon?

In Q1 this year, the average monthly gross income was 9.4% higher than a year ago. Wage growth in Lithuania looks even more impressive is net wage growth – due to the reduced tax burden, […]


EU funding paradox: Lithuania is not rich, but cheap and will thus get less

So far, Lithuania has been one of the European Union member states, which received more than it paid into the common budget. This situation should continue in the next financial cycle, however after it, Lithuania’s […]

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Benefits to Lithuania in the EU-Russian economic war

Lithuanians have adapted well to the European Union‘s economic sanctions on Russia and its retaliatory bans on European imports. Though the export of Lithuanian origin goods to Russia has almost halved since the Crimean annexation […]

Most Influential in Lithuania 2017: business personalities

Dargis, Nausėda, Mockus top ranking of Lithuania’s most influential business figures

Robertas Dargis, president of the Lithuanian Industrialists’ Confederation, Gitanas Nausėda, adviser to SEB Bankas’ president, and Darius Mockus, president of MG Baltic, one of Lithuania’s biggest business groups, top the list of the country’s most influential business people, economists and company executives, reported, citing the results of two separate surveys commissioned by the news portal. […]

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Good times for the Lithuanian economy, what about the Lithuanian people?

Significant discussions have arisen in the public sphere – if the Lithuanian GDP is growing, are the people reaping the benefits of it? Economists assure that economic growth has been a positive impact on most […]