Posts tagged as recommendations

Not all people observe Covid-19 recommendations in Lithuania

Friday, October 30, 2020

The coronavirus is spreading everywhere in the country and the rise in infections will only accelerate, said Daiva Razmuvienė, a chief specialist at Lithuania’s National Public Health Centre’s (NVSC) Infectious Disease Control Unit. The country has been reporting spiking numbers of new infections, with 950 new cases reported on Thursday. “We should probably no longer use that word ‘record’ as those numbers will definitely go up,” Razmuvienė said, adding that…

Latvia has agreed an extension in introduction of Moneyval recommendations

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Latvia has been able to agree to an extension in the introduction of the recommendations from the Council of Europe’s Committee of Experts on the Evaluation of Anti-Money Laundering Measures and the Financing of Terrorism (Moneyval), Ilze Znotina, the head of the Office for Prevention of Laundering of Proceeds Derived from Criminal Activity, told Latvian Television this morning. ”There is considerable progress. We have prepared our first report and have…

EU commission expects Lithuanian economy to grow this year, but at slower pace

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Lithuania’s economic growth remained strong at 3.6 percent last year as the employment rate was high and unemployment continued to decline, the European Commission said on Wednesday in a report on challenges faced by the economy.  The EU’s executive body forecasts that Lithuania’s economy will continue to expand this year and next year, but growth will decelerate to 2.7 percent and 2.4 percent, respectively. Lithuania kept its public finances in surplus in…