Saulius Skvernelis and Ramūnas Karbauskis

ELECTIONS. Peasant and Greens Union programme highlights

With the elections less than two weeks away the Lithuanian Free Market Institute looks at some of the key points of the Lithuanian Peasant and Greens Union electoral programme and their significance. Improvements of social […]

Social Insurance Fund headquarters

Lithuanian government extends €420m loan to state social insurance fund

The Lithuanian government has agreed to extend a €420 million interest-free loan to Lithuania‘s social insurance fund, the Sodra, to help it “balance cash flows”. […]

Andrius Kubilius

Lithuania’s opposition leader asks president to veto social insurance fund budget

Lithuanian Seimas opposition leader, conservative Andrius Kubilius, has asked President Dalia Grybauskaitė to veto the draft budget for 2015 of the State Social Insurance Fund Board under the Ministry of Social Security and Labour (Sodra) which was adopted by the Seimas. […]