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Wednesday, 04.05.2016, 14:41
The Lithuanian parliament has backed neighboring Poland's initiative to show a "yellow card" to Brussels' proposal that posted workers in EU member countries receive equal pay as local workers, informs LETA/BNS.
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Another two ships of the bankrupt Lietuvos Juru Laivininkyste (Lithuanian Shipping Company, or LJL) changed hands at a repeat auction on May 3rd, 2016 for a total of 4.42 million euros following the sale of a vessel at the first auction earlier this year, informs LETA/BNS.
The municipality of Kaunas decided on May 3rd to provide 500,000 euros to the low-cost airline Wizz Air to help it operate more flights from Lithuania's second-biggest city, reports LETA/BNS.
Lithuania's postal and courier services market, as measured by revenue, grew to 120.8 million euros last year, up 10.8% from 109 million euros in 2014, the country's Communications Regulatory Authority said on May 3rd, informs LETA/BNS.
Biriu Kroviniu Terminalas (Bulk Cargo Terminal, or BKT), in which Belarus' fertilizer manufacturer Belaruskali holds a stake, is set to pay out 3.5 million euros as dividends to its shareholders after posting a 9.5-million-euro net profit for 2015, informs LETA/BNS.
The Lithuanian government approved on May 2nd the legislative amendments to criminalize travel abroad for terrorist purposes, informs LETA/BNS.
Cooperation between Lithuania and Poland at the parliamentary level is becoming very active, Seimas Speaker Loreta Grauziniene said after meeting with Maria Koc, deputy marshal of the Polish Senate, on May 2nd, reports LETA/BNS.