Rimantas Šadžius

Lithuania ‘can have surplus budget’ this year

Lithuanian Finance Minister Rimantas Šadžius says that the government could finish the year with extra funds in the state coffers. […]


January tax revenues exceeded projections by 2%

This January, the national budget and municipal authorities collected 2% (€12.1 million) more tax revenue than planned and 7.1% (€41 million) more than in the same period last year, according to the preliminary data of the Ministry of Finance. […]

Andrius Kubilius

Opposition leader: next year’s budget will ruin Lithuania’s reputation

There are good things in next year’s budget, like the increase of national defence budget, but Lithuania will also begin to lose its reputation with international financial institutions and finance markets, Andrius Kubilius, the leader of the opposition in the Seimas (parliament), told Žinių Radijas radio. […]

Loreta Graužinienė

Seimas speaker not worried about budget warnings from EC

Lithuania’s draft budget for 2016 allows for conservative optimism, says Loreta Graužinienė, speaker of the Seimas. According to the parliament’s leader, there is no risk that budget spending would exceed income in 2016 more than projected. […]