Posts tagged as Economy Ministry

Economy Minister says Latvia may drop using MPC system in the next three years’ time

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Latvia may completely cease using the mandatory procurement component system, as confirmed by Economy Minister Arvils Ašeradens. This proposal was supported this Wednesday by the ministry’s work group that has worked on ways to cancel MPC system these past several months. To abolish the system, the ministry proposes restoring subsidized electricity tax at 15% in 2019 and establishing new requirements for biogas plants on minimal food waste and other organic…

Plain TextPrint news Lithuanian IT sector welcomes govt’s plans to ease hiring of foreigners

Thursday, July 12, 2018

The Lithuanian government’s decision to expand the list of professions subject to simplified procedures for employing foreigners would help boost the country’s competitiveness, the director of the IT association Infobalt said. The government approved on Wednesday the Economy Ministry’s proposal to increase to 49, from 27, the list of professions for which there are not enough local workers. Nine of the 22 new professions proposed for the list are related…