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Lithuania approves post-pandemic welfare package

Thursday, May 7, 2020

The Lithuanian parliament, Seimas, on Thursday approved a new post-pandemic welfare package which includes job seekers’ allowances, 200-euro payouts and other measures. A total of 125 lawmakers voted in favour of the package, two abstained, and no MPs voted against the measures. All people registered with the Užimtumo Tarnyba (Employment Services) would be entitled to job seekers’ allowance for up to six months. The measures would also apply to students…