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A pig in a poke of Lithuanian Armed Forces

By Adomas Abromaitis on Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The proverb “a chain is only as strong as its weakest link” perfectly reflects the situation in the Lithuanian armed forces. It is it unclear how the army will carry out its tasks, if everything that happens there runs counter to common sense. The conscription took place in Lithuania. The recruits once again were revealed by an electronic lottery on January 7, 2021. 3,828 recruits were selected from the list…

Receipt lottery has brought nearly 2 million euros to budget

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

In seventeen months since the receipt lottery was launched in Latvia, it has grown state budget revenue by 1.96 million euros, said State Revenue Service (VID) December 29. The purpose of the  receipt lottery is to promote fair competition and voluntary fulfilment of tax obligations by encouraging buyers to demand checks and receipts for purchased goods and services. In order to participate in the lottery, a receipt, check, or a ticket…