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Travellers crossing Lithuanian customs posts allowed to bring goods and fuel free of taxes 3 times per month17.04.2015
From 1 May 2015, goods carried in travellers` personal baggage or fuel in a private car are allowed to enter the Republic of Lithuania free of duties and taxes not more than 3 times per calendar month, reports BC press service of Lithuanian Customs.
Keyword tags: Legislation, Lithuania, Shadow economy, Transport
At its plenary sitting on 16 April 2015, the Seimas of Lithuania adopted the law regulating private detective activities, reported BC the press service of the Seimas.
JetGas, that supplies liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Saaremaa dairy industry, signed an exclusive contract with the Klaipeda LNG terminal and now wants to build a terminal in Muuga port itself, instead of the large Dutch company Vopak, LETA/Postimees writes.
On 15 April 2015, Seimas Deputy Speaker in Lithuania Gediminas Kirkilas met with Irish Ambassador to Lithuania David Robert Noonan, reports LETA/ELTA.
Major timber processors claim that they will stop the planned investments in Lithuania and perhaps direct them to neighbouring Poland and Belarus, reports LETA/ELTA, referring to Lietuvos zinios.
Seimas political group of the Liberal Movement in Lithuania has called for a parliamentary resolution, which would allow holding a dual citizenship referendum in Lithuania along with parliamentary election in 2016, informs LETA/ELTA.
On 16 April in Vilnius, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevicius in a meeting with German Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Frank-Walter Steinmeier discussed strengthening bilateral partnership, armed aggression against Ukraine, relations with Russia, the EU's Eastern Neighbourhood, energy and information security issues, reports BC the MFA.