Kristina Miškinienė

MPs disagree on whether Labour Code reform will bring more flexibility

Members of the parliamentary Social Affairs and Labour Committee have divergent views on whether the new Social Model – an extensive package of Labour Code and welfare reforms – will make the labour market more flexible, as is the stated purpose of the package. […]


Lithuanian parliament convenes for extraordinary session

The Seimas of Lithuania is gathering for an extraordinary session on Wednesday to decide on whether to launch an impeachment process against Labour Party MP Vytautas Gapšys who has been sentenced in the party’s fraudulent bookkeeping case. […]


Lithuanian parliament concludes autumn session

On Wednesday, 23 December, the Lithuanian parliament, Seimas, completed its seventh ordinary autumn session. From 10 September through 23 December the Seimas held 48 sittings and adopted over 300 pieces of legislation. […]

Vytautas Landsbergis

Seimas refuses to award Vytautas Landsbergis with Freedom Prize

The Seimas of Lithuania has rejected the motion to award Conservative MEP Vytautas Landsbergis, a prominent leader of Lithuania’s independence movement, with a prestigious Freedom Prize. […]