Posts tagged as Special Investigations Service

Corruption gone down in Lithuania

Monday, March 1, 2021

A survey initiated by Special Investigations Service shows that the number of people who have given a bribe over the past year has gone down in Lithuania, but there’s a growing number of people who believe bribes help to solve problems. Commissioned by the SIS and carried out by Vilmorus, the survey, called “Lithuania’s Corruption Map 2020”, revealed that 9 percent of people surveyed said they had given a bribe…

Lithuanian president proposes establishing corruption ratings

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda has proposed establishing a corruption resilience rating for the country’s institutions. The bill to reform the Law on Prevention of Corruption is backed by the country’s anti-corruption watchdog, the Special Investigations Service (STT). The president’s focus is “on prevention so that we could fight not only the consequences but would also be able to manage the risks,” Darius Kuliesius, an adviser to Nausėda, told reporters on…